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Mellow Mushroom

) #40 of 212 Restaurants in Chapel Hill $$ - $$$ American, , Pizza
310 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2521
+1 919-929-1941
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pretzels” (6 reviews)
“pizza” (34 reviews)
“hoagies” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
310 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2521
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Mellow Mushroom is a chain pizza place that serves good pizza. Very good for groups...lots of choices to satisfy everyone.

Thank vacationhappy_11
ChapelHillMellow, General Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review for us! We do, in fact, have lots of room for groups including the VW bus table which is always a crowd fave!

Reviewed 2 May 2017

Their pizza is very good. They had an excellent gluten free pizza that's crust was crisp with great flavor. The service was great. They were very attentive and efficient..

Thank nursesally
ChapelHillMellow, General Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2017

Thanks so much got your review! We aim to please our Gluten Free friends!

Reviewed 27 March 2017

Pizza is not as good as other reviews claim, just average. Liked neither dough nor sauce & and found menu overpriced. The ingredients were fresh at least. If you like cheap pizza like Papa John's or Domino's then you will be satisfied here, but if...More

Thank Vivian L
ChapelHillMellow, Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 31 March 2017

Thanks for your feedback, Vivian. Our pizza dough is normally hand tossed, but we will happily make a thin crust pizza topped with all of you favorite fresh ingredients for you.

Reviewed 11 February 2017

Thankfully when i need a pizza fix, the mega-veggie is always available. Quick easy and vegan! the only con: parking!

Thank LOOKHIGHER
ChapelHillMellow, General Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017

Thanks for the review LOOKHIGHER! We are currently working to make our parking lot more open for guests and also validate for the free West Franklin Valet.

Reviewed 14 November 2016

Great service, delicious pizza and hoagies. The price is reasonable for a college town. Food came out quick and staff was responsive to drink refills. The manager checked back several times to make sure we were enjoying our meal.

Thank Lorraine H
ChapelHillMellow, Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2016

Thanks for the review. We just added 4 delicious new sandwiches to the menu. COme in soon to try them!

Reviewed 9 November 2016

A group of my colleagues enjoyed a very good meal at Mellow Mushroom last week. The food was delicious, as always, and the young man who waited on us was absolutely wonderful. As a bonus, we were seated in the Scooby Bus!! What fun.

Thank lizK8890RP
ChapelHillMellow, Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2016

Thanks for the great review! We think the VW bus is pretty cool, too. See you soon!

Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Went here after a football game for pizza with my son and a friend. Ordered the meat pizza which had a special name I forget. Though it took awhile to come out it was well worth the wait. Piping hot and super fresh toppings. Sauce...More

Thank tarheeltraveler367
ChapelHillMellow, Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2016

Thanks for the great review. That sounds like the Mighty Meaty- always a crowd pleaser. Football season is over, but come in to watch the Heels hit the basketball court. See you soon!

Reviewed 14 October 2016

Really enjoyed our food and service. We had pretzels and pizza with beer. Cannot get any better. We went early and the crowds were lower and we got seated immediately. They also handled our peanut allergy with ease. We will be back.

Thank Harriet T
ChapelHillMellow, Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2016

Thanks for the feedback, Harriet. You should try the beer cheese with your pretzels next time. It is awesome. See you soon!

Reviewed 26 September 2016

We've enjoyed Mellow Mushroom in other locations, so we assumed this would be a great place to eat. We were wrong. The service, while cheerful, was lacking - we had to track down drinks and silverware and also exchange food when the wrong items were...More

Thank Montague117
ChapelHillMellow, Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2016

I'm heartbroken to hear your experience was not to our standard here in Chapel Hill. I assure you, this is not how we do things. If you could please contact me at chapelhill@mellowmushroominfo.com I would love to speak with you further about your experience to...More

Reviewed 18 September 2016

My husband and I love Mellow Mushroom and visit one every chance we get. We were in town for a special occasion and talked our family into having our celebratory lunch there. My son, daughter and g'daughter were not to keen on the idea of...More

Thank Jennifer and Ke... W
ChapelHillMellow, Manager at Mellow Mushroom, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2016

Thanks so much for the stellar review! Hope you stop in on your next special occasion! The PB cookies are my fave too!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:30
Saturday
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 W Franklin St, Chapel Hill, NC 27516-2521
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Chapel Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 919-929-1941
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Description
Cruise in, Mellow Out. Casual, fun atmosphere with great pizza, hoagies, salads, wings, and huge selection of craft beer and cocktails. Watch the game on our big screen or enjoy the Carolina blue sky on our patio.
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