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101 North Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278
+1 919-643-7722
17:00 - 21:00
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North Carolina
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A water crisis that shut off residential and commercial service in our town prompted us to head up the road (10 miles or so) to Hillsborough, NC for dinner. It was a Friday night, so most of the restaurants were full or close to it. Antonia's wasn't our first choice, but I am glad that we ate there. We were... More 

Thank levon1611
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went out with high expectations as we were celebrating a birthday with our anniversary together. Had a bottle of wine with a couple beers before dinner, wives had the vino. We ordered 2 salads to share between wife and husband, they had a arugula and we had Caesar. Theirs was good and ours was totally with out dressing and... More 

Thank William B
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I took my parents here on a Sunday evening with no reservation. The restaurant has a nice cozy older atmosphere with the building right on a corner. Initially we wanted to sit outside as it was a warm evening. There are several tables on the sidewalk out front, but the breeze was too much so we moved... More 

Thank jeff C
Hillsborough, North Carolina
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51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hello everyone.....Antonia's is the place to go for a great supper. Since the Interstate is not that far away, it is easy to exit and have a meal that will make you happy. The atmosphere is wonderfully friendly and you will be so glad you were there. Italian food and probably the best there is around here.. Enjoy Enjoy Enjoy

Thank Betty E
Hillsborough, North Carolina
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

Admittedly, I'm one who prefers my steak well done, my Jack D and diet coke, my french fries hand cut without anything on them but salt, and my salad withOUT kale-fruit-nuts-beetles-or jam. So, when the menu descriptions begin with words like "drizzled"....I get nervous. Antonia's does best when it does simple. Skip the pretense and just cook good food.

Thank mhill0812
Hillsborough, North Carolina
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

I expected great Italian food and was disappointed in the menu and prices. The service was also, slow.

Thank 9allmine
Durham NC
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

I have eaten here several times over the years. Great staff in a quiet atmosphere with a varied menu. I was here recently with three friends from Italy and they truly liked the food and the service. I will be back.

Thank 500SHarris
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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86 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

Loved everything about our dinner here! We went early shortly after they opened. Our service was spectacular, and the food was outstanding. I got the lasagna which was excellent, but the Pollo ai Funghi was amazing! Would definitely be my choice next time. Only downside is the bruschetta was just ok. A meat/relish appetizer another table had looked like the... More 

1 Thank modernscarlett
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We have eaten several times at Antonia's and have always enjoyed the casual atmosphere and the food. It is one of those restaurants that we treat as a "comfort" place. Last night we had an early dinner there and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. We had a table by the window, the waiter was very helpful as we each wanted to try... More 

1 Thank Ned M
Hillsborough, United States
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I expected a lot more for my one and only visit to Antonia's. I guess it is because I was hugely disappointed after hearing great things about the place that I have not returned to give it another try.

Thank Amy F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 North Churton Street, Hillsborough, NC 27278
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +1 919-643-7722

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?