This is a quick guide about your hood. While we love to encourage a good “night in,” we also want to help you explore the amazing community around you. Curated by our team, this guide is full of recommendations of the best spots to eat, drink and hang out around town.
Get out there! Be sure to use #mynicheisyourniche while you’re out and about! We love featuring and gifting goodies to our Niches. ;)
P.S. Locations marked with an asterisk are within walking distance!
It takes a short walk through a canopy of trees to find this oasis in the middle of a heavily-wooded area. There sits a charming, Turkish café that provides a welcoming presence to those in need of a delicious coffee, a hot tea or freshly baked goods. They also host guided meditation classes.
Our Chapel Hill location has two patios, where guests can lounge and enjoy their favorite dishes crafted to order by the Tobacco Road chef. One patio, with special indoor/outdoor capabilities, overlooks the Glen Lennox community and capture the hustle and bustle of the nearby college town.
423 W FRANKLIN ST, CHAPEL HILL, NC 27516
One of Americas Top 50 Restaurants/Best Farm-to-Table by Gourmet Magazine. Their chef is also ranked as one of the top 15 Green Chefs on Grist’s International List.
North Carolina Botanical Garden
100 OLD MASON FARM RD, CHAPEL HILL, NC 27517
A free conservation garden on UNC’s campus.
Carrboro Film Festival
300-G E MAIN ST, CARRBORO, NC 27510
Two-day festival with workshop, films, and a free after party. Anticipate about 45 films.