The Pittsboro Roadhouse (919) 542-2432

Welcome to the Pittsboro Roadhouse in historic Downtown Pittsboro!

See our Calendar for upcoming events.

We’re delighted you’re visiting our website. We look forward to seeing you.

Please explore. Music. Dinner. Lunch. Store. Dancing.  Events. Theatre.

In early July 2015, we introduced new menus, with some of your favorites and some new soon-to-be favorites! Call (919) 542-2432 with any questions. We hope you’re going to love it! That’s always the intent!

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Pittsboro is a great town for restaurants, food and drink, live music, art, gifts, thrifts and antiques. We’re proud to be one of the destination restaurants in Pittsboro!

The Pittsboro Roadhouse & General Store is a family-friendly, community-centered restaurant with a kitchen team trained in fine dining presenting quality, fresh, made-from-scratch lunches and dinners catering to your many varied tastes, interests and needs.

  • Southern foods with a twist.
  • European influenced dishes and desserts with a twist.
  • Vegetarian dishes with a twist.
  • Gluten-free dishes with a smile.
  • Great burgers.
  • Two sizes of salads.
  • Kids meals.

There’s always something good happening at the Pittsboro Roadhouse.

Fresh Food Made-from-Scratch

The menu features fresh, high-quality ingredients, cooked from scratch with a team he personally hired and trained. The Pittsboro Roadhouse features seasonal ingredients and local ingredients as much as possible.

General Store with Local Art and Culinary Gifts

“The Roadhouse” as it is sometimes called also has a General Store with local art, pottery and jewelry. Be sure to stop in and bring home some beautiful pottery, or jewelry for gifts or just to remember what a great day you had in Pittsboro.


The Roadhouse is open Monday through Saturday at 11:00 a.m. On Pittsboro First Sunday, March – December, the Roadhouse opens for Sunday Brunch between 10:30 – 3:00.

Monday – Thursday: 11 am – 9 pm
Friday – Saturday: 11 am – 10 pm
First Sundays: 10:30 am – 3:00 pm
No reservations needed.

See our Holiday Schedule here.

39 West Street
Downtown Pittsboro
Parking on street and across the street in lot.

Live Music and Dancing

The Roadhouse is known for its extensive music calendar featuring live music regularly Tuesday through Saturday nights and every First and Second Monday for a small cover charge. Swing, Shag, Ballroom. Monday nights feature dancing. First Mondays at 7:00 p.m. the NC Revelers, a big band orchestra plays dance music ($5 Cover). Second Monday Nights with Mr. Wonderful: Celebrating the Music of Dean Martin ($5 Cover).

For a full list of upcoming music events, visit Pittsboro Roadhouse @ ReverbNation.

There’s a gray bar along the right side that allows you to scroll to future events.

The Pittsboro Music Scene

Pittsboro may not yet be as well known as Raleigh, Durham, Carrboro & Chapel Hill for music, but it’s happening, and not just a little bit, a lot! Not only do we have a lot of live music seven days a week in downtown Pittsboro, Shakori Hills is just down the road in the gorgeous Chatham County countryside with several festivals a year! You will be surprised, and hopefully delighted. You can readily combine gift, thrift, art, books and antique shopping with live music every Pittsboro First Sunday! (Make Pittsboro your family destination on First Sundays each month.)


The Pittsboro Roadhouse & General Store opened on August 17, 2012 in the space known previously as the General Store Cafe, at 39 West Street, just West of Courthouse Circle in the historic and artsy town known affectionately as ‘Circle City’.

Local Ownership – Greg Lewis

Local owner Greg Lewis and his family completed significant work updating the restaurant and began the process of establishing a sustainable enterprise that strengthens the community, is a cultural and social center, and becomes a major draw for the town of Pittsboro and Chatham County. No small order, and well-on-track to fulfilling the promise.

Open for Brunch on Pittsboro 1st Sundays! 10:30 – 3:00

You’ll love coming to Pittsboro’s downtown for First Sundays. Start with brunch at the Roadhouse, and starting at noon, the town opens up with street vendors, children’s play area, bands, events and food and drink in some of the stores. First Sundays are when downtown Pittsboro has a party, and everyone’s invited.

Brunch Menu | Lunch Menu

Poker Games

7 pm Wednesday

1 pm and 3:30 pm Saturday.

We are giving away a seat at the World Series of Poker in Cherokee to the Tournament Winner!

Mondays at the Roadhouse!

Lunch Special. Weekday Lunch Special

Military & Veterans 20% Discount Day.

Drink Special: $6 Margaritas

First Mondays: NC Revelers Big Band Orchestra 7 PM (except September when it’s Tuesday, 9/8, and except January, when New Year’s eve acts as the January date.)

Second Mondays: Mr Wonderful 7 PM


Specials: Weekday  Lunch Special.

First Responders Tuesdays – 20% off meals all day

Drink Special: Half-priced Bottles of Wine

Live Music: 6:30 – 8:30


Specials: Weekday Lunch Special.

Kids Eat Free Dinner Offer.

Live Music: 6:30 Open Mic and Karaoke with Raleigh Event DJ

Knock Out Poker: 7:00


Specials: Weekday Lunch Special.

Drink Special: $4 Drafts

Live Music: 6:00 – 8:00


New Weekend Dinner Specials Announced

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Live Music: 8:00


KnockOut Poker Games: 1:30 and 3:00 Open to the public. No charge.

Live Music: 8:00


Sunday Lunch Deliveries 10 – 10:30 – Volunteers prepare and deliver lunches

Pittsboro First Sundays  – Brunch 10:30 – 3:00 The First Sunday of every month between March and December.

Sunday Volunteering.

Have an Hour? Volunteer for Sunday Lunch Deliveries We’ve delivered up to 70 lunches on Sundays to Chatham County seniors and people home bound and in need. Help us deliver 60! Drop in on a senior and brighten their day. This is a community initiative that takes place at the Roadhouse.

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