Because Dinner at our Durham B&B is specifically offered to you, our guests, to enhance your experience, advanced reservations are required. Dinner at the Inn is currently available Thursday through Saturday, served at 6:30 p.m. (one seating only). You may request the following options for dining in Durham, North Carolina:
Elegant Tasting Dinner
Savor a five-course Tasting Dinner at the Inn featuring a variety of cuisine prepared by our gourmet chef and owner. Explore new flavors and let our chef exercise your palate using the freshest seasonal ingredients. We’ll set the mood in our charming Keeping Room with candlelight, soothing classical music, and fresh flowers at your private table. Available Thursday-Saturday only. Gratuity no included.
$60 per person
Personal Chef Dinner
Celebrate a special occasion with our Personal Chef Dinner. This delectable feast is a lovely way to relax and indulge in the beauty of our surroundings. The menu is personally created with your tastes in mind. Let your romance blossom amidst candles, soft music, and fresh flowers, as we deliver a five-course dinner to you in the privacy of your suite or veranda. Available in the Cabin, Cottage, Brittain Room, Duke Suite. Available Thursday-Saturday only. Gratuity no included.
Chef’s Three Course Dinner
For a smaller meal that features the ingenuity and talent of our chef, request Phil’s Three Course Dinner at the Inn. Chef Phil will create a delicious seasonal salad with homemade dressing to accompany one of his lovingly prepared entrées, and will finish the meal with one of his sensational desserts. Available Thursday-Saturday only. Gratuity no included.
$45/person and up
Salad Plus Light Dinner
After a long day of travel, wouldn’t it be nice to have delectable light fare awaiting your arrival? Our chef will prepare his homemade soup or pasta of the day, a refreshing field greens salad with accompaniments and our special dressing, warm fresh bread, coffee or tea, and “something sweet” for dessert. Available Thursday-Saturday only. Gratuity no included.
$35/person and up
Whether you’re off to a day of hiking or want to enjoy a romantic dinner al fresco, we can prepare a gourmet picnic basket filled with delectable goodies such as: artisan cheeses, cured meats, marinated olives, cool soups, and fresh pasta or garden salad. Choose grilled chicken, smoked turkey, or garden veggie wrap. And for your sweet tooth, we’ll include fresh fruit and a homemade dessert!
Basket for two starts at $75
The perfect wine to pair with your picnic is available from our wine cellar starting at $32 a bottle.Book Now
Special Events and Seasonal Dinners
Additional dining options will be offered throughout the year for holidays, events, and other special occasions. Check-out our Specials Page and sign up for our e-mail newsletter to stay up to date on our latest events and dining specials.