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 BUSINESS PROFILE                                                                                                                                 Bean and Barrel
                                                                                                                                               50100 Governors Drive
      Bean & Barrel Brings on Executive Chef                                                                                                    Chapel Hill, NC 27517
                                                                                                                                      Chris Ehrenfeld
                                                                                                                                      Jason Dell

      and is Now a Neighborhood Bar & Grill                                                                                        

                                          shop; this drink, like us, combines         well received by our customers. It’s         and Sunday brunch make the Bean a
                                          the best of both.”                          been used for book club meetings             welcome addition to the community
                                            Most recently the Bean has drasti-        and business meetings for custom-            of Governors Village.
                                          cally expanded their kitchen and            ers that work from home and need a             The Bean is located at 50100 Gov-
                                          brought on a new partner in Execu-          conference room,” said Jason.                ernors Drive near Domicile Realty, in
                                          tive Chef Sam Allen. Allen is a pro-          The Bean is now a destination for          front of the main entrance to Gov-
                                          fessionally trained chef from the New       gourmet coffees, dining, and social-         ernors Club. For additional infor-
                                          England Culinary Institute. He has          izing. Fabulous coffees and wines,           mation on the menu and upcoming
                                          worked at several fine restaurants in        great food, relaxing atmosphere, live        events, please visit www.beanandbar-
                                          New Orleans, Virginia and Vermont.          entertainment on Saturday evenings 
                                          Allen’s cooking philosophy is that
dining dimension to Governors Vil-        excellence starts with fresh local in-
lage, just a few minutes from down-
town Chapel Hill with lots of park-
                                          gredients. Allen uses proven classic
                                          recipes while minimizing butters and
                                                                                                         Need More Space??
ing.                                      creams without sacrificing taste. The
  Three years ago, two best friends       addition of this type of fare comple-
                                                                                          Mateer General Construction LLC can Help!
since childhood, Chris Ehrenfeld          ments the Bean’s existing offerings of
and Jason Dell, decided they wanted       fine coffee, beer, wine and cocktails.                                             Transform unusable Decks into lovely screened in
a place in their community where            “We are extremely excited to have                                               porches; Basements/attics into fun living space
friends and neighbors could relax         Allen at the Bean. His food is deli-                                              All Work 100% guaranteed by a Licensed NC
and socialize.                            cious,” said Jason.                                                               General Contractor based in Chapel Hill
  “We wanted to open a local estab-         When Allen put his touch on the
lishment where we would want to           Bean, he wanted the menu to be in                                                 Call us for a free Quote and we would be glad
hang out during our free time,” said      keeping with the Bean’s upscale, yet                                              to come out and o er our ideas on how to
Jason Dell.                               casual, bar atmosphere. The new                                                   transform your space today
  They thought a coffee shop and          menu is gourmet American grill. The
bar would be the perfect fit. So they
opened a coffee shop and wine bar         like fresh burgers or steak but made
called “Bean and Barrel” in Gover-        with an executive chef’s touch using
nors Village, across the street from      the highest quality ingredients.
the main entrance to Governors Club.        “We are trying to produce the best          Everything But...
The name refers to coffee beans and
barrels of wine or beer. The regulars
simply refer to it as “The Bean.”
                                          food we can for our deserving cus-
                                          tomers and watch them enjoy it. We
                                          now offer dinner entrees like a NY
                                          Strip Steak, fish and chips or ‘made
                                                                                         Grannies Panties
has evolved dramatically. A ma-           from scratch’ vegetable linguini, fresh
jor change came a year ago when           cut fresh fries, or the Bean’s Signa-                      weird, funky and proud
Chatham County passed the refer-          ture homemade sweet potato chips,”
endum to allow liquor sales by the        said Allen.
glass. The Bean helped campaign in          In addition to expanding the kitch-
support of the referendum. The refer-     en, the Bean also added a private
endum passed by nearly 85 percent         dining area/conference room. The                DEALERS
in the North Williams District, where     room seats 8-10 people and can be               WELCOME!
the Bean is located.                      reserved for private parties, business
  According to Chris, “The addition       meeting or clubs.
of liquor really helped our night           “The private room has been very
business. It’s hard to survive as a bar
without liquor.”
  The later addition of liquor may
have been a blessing in disguise.
  Chris states, “We probably would
                                                                           established 1973
not have offered the extensive selec-
                                                      Medical, Surgical, and Optical Eye Care
tion of wines and beers if we had
liquor in the first place”. Now, the
bean offers 20 wines by the glass, 6
specialty draft beers, bottled beers
from 20 different countries and as
many liquor drinks as you can imag-
ine. The Bean has an entire menu of                            John H. Wood, MD                               Carmen Foster McLean, MD
signature drinks including an espres-                                  Board Certi ed Ophthalmologists, physicians, and surgeons
so chocolate martini. As the menu
states, “We’re a bar and a coffee
                                                             110 Conner Drive, Suite 2, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 • (919)942-8701
                                                                                              Across from University Mall


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