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Address: 705 W Rosemary St, Carrboro, NC 27510-2315
Phone Number: 919-967-97255
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Sun - Wed 19:00 - 02:00
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Hand crafted by artists, Bowbarr is a true destination spot. This bar is...

Hand crafted by artists, Bowbarr is a true destination spot. This bar is cozy and interesting. The music is from a record player, a stone and sea shell mosaic sink in the bathroom, stenciled striped ceiling, custom booths and concrete bar with wood inlay, rainbow colored lights and a vintage photo booth. The cocktails are unique and refreshing, with house made sour and bloody mary mixes along with infused simple syrups.

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Good Local's Bar

Good drinks, a range of beers and cocktails, hipster atmosphere. A local favorite is the pickle back shot: a shot of whisky chased with pickle brine from local deli Neal's Deli... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 April 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

My sister works here as a bartender and manager, so I would like to say upfront that I'm a biased reviewer. That being said, the vibe in the bar is great, the drinks are great, and everyone is incredibly nice. It's definitely a local Carrboro hangout, but they're very welcoming. It's easy to strike up a conversation and everyone seems... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2015

This is the place to get cocktails of origin, of garden and vision--not a prohibition textbook. If you want authentic Carrboro, authentic Chapel Hill, if you want authentic Triangle, go to Bowbarr. Great drinks, great sounds, great service, great vibes. This is family.

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Thank Rebecca H
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2015

Good drinks, a range of beers and cocktails, hipster atmosphere. A local favorite is the pickle back shot: a shot of whisky chased with pickle brine from local deli Neal's Deli. Note, because they do not serve food, they are required by the state of NC to charge a one time membership fee of $5. You can bring in several... More 

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Thank sm47
Raleigh, North Carolina
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2014

Knowledgeable and creative bartenders, interesting decor, great music, local characters, an outdoor patio, and a photo booth--can't go wrong with Bowbarr!

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1 Thank 1000pandas
Carrboro, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2013

Great local bar. Very laid back. Good original cocktails, good beer all at reasonable prices. No pretension. Music selection depends on bartender

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1 Thank dknc
Carrboro, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2013

The staff ignored me for awhile and then acted like I was an inconvenience when ordering a drink. I could tell I was not 'in the club'..it was obvious this bar was f

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1 Thank Kim N
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2013

The bartender was extremely rude, when paying for my drinks he said 'you do realise everyones waiting for you' as I counted out my money. He had no patience. I also heard he had been rude to other members of my party. Would not come here again. Don't spend your money here.

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