Welcome To South Street Tavern! 

South Street Tavern is a locally owned and operated restaurant and bar located in Burlington, NC. We offer a variety of American, Irish, Italian and Specialty dishes Tuesday through Sunday. We believe in fresh products prepared and cooked to your satisfaction.

Here at the Tavern we also offer a full bar with a variety of bottled beer, wines and spirits including our Specialty Martinis and varied Crafts and IPA's. We believe in creating a memorable experience for all our Guests and like to know everyone by name.

Our philosophy is very simple: we are about the food first! We have been in the restaurant industry a combined 50+ years and believe in bringing back the relaxed and comfortable dining atmosphere that restaurants should ensure. We want all our Guests to feel as if they are sitting in our dining rooms and enjoying every aspect of great hospitality.

So, please, join us for unique and familiar dishes, cold beer, great wine selections and Specialty drinks and great hospitality!

And remember…when you go, go local!

Some Testimonials from Satisfied Customers  

Shannon M. Horner
Absolutely great to see a true local establishment. Amazing service. Beautiful ambiance. TV for us sporting types. Kudos Mr. Breen. My new local hangout :-)  

Gina Rick Randlett
I don't have to eat there to know that these guys will have the most awesome cuisine! Known Mike for a long time. GREAT GUY!!!! ♥  

Christina S Presbrey
Amazing all around! Great service, great people, & sweet owners! Burlington has been waiting a long time for this!  

Terri Diemer Taylor
Great variety of food! Everything tasted wonderful. Wishing the best to the Breen brothers! Come try
it out!  

Randy Modlin
Awesome atmosphere....and feel....the food and menu are well presented and delivered.........I see a huge success...if you haven't ...you should.....Great Job Mike and Billy! I wish you all the success!  

Ricky Hancock
Very good food and service!  

Tara Spoonamore
The Big Kahuna for an appetizer, Penne Alla Siciliano for an entree, Fried Banana's for desert and the Snowball Martini blew me away! Now I know the term "A Party in Your Mouth!" Thank you Bill and Mike for finally offering a cozy place to enjoy quality food! This town has been needing a place like this for a long time! I can't wait to come back for Sunday brunch! I have been Wowed!  

Anita Albright
Awesome food and great service. Tonight we all shared appetizers...Big kahuna shrimp, Barbecue Chippers and Crab Dip and finished the evening sharing the fried snack pack. Soooo Yummy.  

Kimberly Peters
Awesome food...Awesome prices  

Michael Magnes
Good people! Good food! Good prices! Ariel is a great bartender.  

Keith McDole
This is one of greatest Taverns in Burlington, NC. Great owners Bill and Mike put together a great atmosphere. The food is so good and a lot to have leftovers. Cheap beer prices.  

Tammy Dehart McDole
Love the food, the staff and the owners! We come here often. If you want to enjoy your food and your friends come here! FYI Willy's Chili is the best!    

Contact Information 

South Street Tavern
3281 South Church Street
Burlington, NC 27216  

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We accept American Express, Cash, Debit Cards, Discover, MasterCard and Visa.

Lovely lighting over the bar

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