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Classic To Unexpected – Restaurants in Chapel Hill NC to Host Your Rehearsal Dinner

Your Chapel Hill Restaurant Guide for Rehearsal Dinners

There are so many rehearsal dinner venues in Chapel Hill NC, so this part of your wedding planning will be a breeze – especially if you refer to our restaurant guide! From classic and traditional, to eclectic event spaces, to more casual restaurants with private areas or rooms, Chapel Hill has a rehearsal dinner option that will appeal to every bride and groom!

While most of the SB&G Preferred Venues are happy to host rehearsal dinners, it is often the most convenient for size and scale to choose a restaurant.

Classic Carolina Rehearsal Dinner

Are you a classic bride on the hunt for a traditional venue to host your rehearsal dinner? Chapel Hill has numerous absolutely stunning and classic venues. The Carolina Club is a well known venue that is a favorite among UNC Alumni, along with anyone familiar with Chapel Hill. The Carolina Inn is one of the most historically rich and stunning venues in the entire North Carolina area and has a beautiful space for hosting events, Carolina Crossroads.

Carolina Club

550 Stadium Drive
Chapel Hill
919-962-1101

Chapel Hill Rehearsal Dinner Venue Carolina Club KPO

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Carolina Crossroads at The Carolina Inn

211 Pittsboro Street
Chapel Hill
919-933-2001

Rizzo Center

150 DuBose Home Lane
Chapel Hill
919-913-2098

Fine Dining Options for Chapel Hill Foodies

If you are looking for a bit more trendy of a rehearsal dinner, Chapel Hill has many options too. While Il Palio at The Siena is on another level with their incredible culinary creations, Lantern Table has such a unique vibe, that you can’t go wrong with either one of these choices!

Il Palio at The Siena

four-star restaurant at a boutique Tuscan-inspired hotel
1505 East Franklin Street
Chapel Hill
919-929-4000

Chapel Hill Rehearsal Dinner Venue Il Palio

Photo via Il Palio

Lantern Table

423 West Franklin Street
Chapel Hill
919-969-8846

Chapel Hill Rehearsal Dinner Venue Lantern

Photo via Lantern Table

 La Residence

202 West Rosemary Street
Chapel Hill
919-967-2506

Chapel Hill Rehearsal Dinner REstaurant Venue La Residence

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Weathervane at Southern Season

University Mall
201 South Estes Drive
Chapel Hill
919-929-7133

Rehearsal Dinner VEnue Weathervane in Chapel Hill

Photo via Weathervane

Go Casual

There are many classic Chapel Hill restaurants that are perfect for holding a casual yet delicious rehearsal dinner.  There are so many incredible choices that have a more casual atmosphere. La Residence has both amazing indoor and outdoor spaces, perfect for any time of year. Spanky’s Restaurant and Squid’s are corner stones in Chapel Hill and their food is absolutely delicious. Weathervane at Southern Season is so casually charming and is a perfect restaurant for a smaller more intimate dinner. The Great Room at TOPO is an amazing space with an even cooler view of Chapel Hill. If you are looking for the classic charm of a quaint space, look at 411 West!

Great Room at TOPO

TOPO has an incredible view on their rooftop that is perfect for hosting your rehearsal dinner! They also have a full service space for large rehearsal dinners and weddings.

100 East Franklin Street
Chapel Hill
919-929-8676

Chapel Hill Rehearsal Dinner Venue Topo Great Room

Spanky’s Restaurant

Historic Building Near UNC Campus
101 E. Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC
919-967-2678

Chapel Hill Rehearsal Dinner Venue for Casual Setting, Spankys

Photo via Spanky’s

411 West

Cozy Italian Cafe
411 W. Franklin Street
Chapel Hill, NC
919-323-2748

Italian Cafe Rehearsal Dinner Venue 411 west in Chapel Hill

Photo via 411 West

Squid’s

Perfect for Showers and Daytime Events
1201 Fordham Blvd
Chapel Hill, NC
919-323-2748

 

Many large scale event venues also do rehearsal dinners. For a full list of our venues, click here!

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