Restaurant News & Reviews

Acme Food & Beverage Co.

110 E. Main St., Carrboro.


Cuisine: New American.

Rating: ***

Prices: Entrees average from $17 to $25.

Atmosphere: warmly inviting contemporary bistro.

Service: well-trained.

Recommended: fried oyster salad, pork empanada, weekend specials.

Open: brunch Sunday, dinner nightly.

Reservations: recommended.

Other: Visa, MasterCard, Discover, Diners Club; full bar (excellent wine list); smoke-free; kid-tolerant; patio.

The N&O's critic dines anonymously; the newspaper pays for all meals. We rank restaurants in five categories:

**** Extraordinary.

*** Excellent.

** Good.

* Fair.

Zero stars: Poor.

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