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    Summer 2014

    There are signs. And then there are signs. And 2014 has definitely been a year where the latter has been in short supply. Because the last time that I checked, Spring is this thing that shows up some time in March. You with me? As a kid, my father used to say that a sure […]

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    Summer 2014

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    Damn Good Food

      Since 1998, Acme Food & Beverage Company has been serving damn good food, signature cocktails, fine wines, and craft beers in the heart of historic downtown Carrboro. Chef/Owner Kevin Callaghan draws inspiration from the seasonal rhythms and flavors of his childhood and uses fresh local ingredients to create Southern American dishes in a fine dining […]

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    Damn Good Food

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    Damn Good Wine

    First and foremost, we think the wines on our list are delicious. Are they eclectic? No question — but, then, so are we. Secondly, we hand selected these wines from thousands of choices to go with our food, with this menu. All of our choices have the focus and intensity to stand up to the big […]

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    Damn Good Wine

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    Damn Good Brunch

      Sunday brunch at Acme is a Carrboro institution. Absolutely not to be missed. There’s enough sausage gravy, fried green tomatoes, pimento cheese, mimosas, biscuits, donuts, bloody Marys, fried chicken, quiche, and bacon to fortify you for the coming week. We promise. You can view the menu here  

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    Damn Good Brunch

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    Wine Dinners

    About once a month or so, Chef Kevin Callaghan likes to get together with his winemaker and wine merchant friends and throw a little dinner party. Always a great “insider” occasion to meet the people behind the scenes and taste very cool vino, these dinners also provide a unique dining experience and the opportunity to purchase […]

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    Wine Dinners

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Salt & Smoke

  Join us Sunday, November 16th at Rock Quarry Farm! It’s perfect oysters and pork barbecue, collards and cornbread, slaw, smoked mullet and sweet potatoes. It’s beer and wine. It’s bands and bonfires and, above all, it’s a damn good time and a celebration of fall in the south.  What’s not to love? Tickets are $48 […]

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Press

Here is a collection of kind words that we have garnered over the years. The New York Times, “Carolina’s Expansive Wine List,” (Eric Asimov’s The Pour) April 1, 2013 Chapel Hill Magazine,“Thanksgiving Alternatives,” November 2011 Garden & Gun, “The Guide to the Sides,” October/November 2011 Esquire, “Eat Like a Man: Country Pot Roast,” September 2011 Chapel […]

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Gift Certificates

Nothing says “Happy Father’s Day,” “Merry Christmas,” “Thanks for Pet Sitting,” “Congratulations & Best Wishes,” or “Happy Teacher Appreciation Week” quite like a gift certificate from Acme. Available in any amount, always delicious, and always appreciated. Call 919 929 2263 or click the icon above.

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