About us

What is Unique

About us

CholaNad is a Contemporary South Indian Cuisine and awarded BEST IN CLASS Indian Restaurant for 7 straight years in the Triangle by News & Observers!

Best of Chapel Hill for 7 consecutive years too!!

Our History

The name CholaNad is derived from the great Chola Empire of Tamils. Cholas were one of the prime seafaring and colonizing empires of the classical world from 320 BC-1279 AD.

Cholas presented their culture and of course their food to the countries they traded with and ruled. For example, The Thai food and their culture are heavily influenced by the Tamil cuisine due to Cholas.

CholaNad has been offering Tamil Food right from 300 BC to till date. Some unusual offerings on our platter are:

  • Food on Banana Leaf as a serving option
  • Chennai style bar snacks
  • An extraordinary contemporary restaurant design with a touch of Tamil Architecture
  • International featured menu
  • High focus on Employee Training, Incentive and Retention program
  • 5-star chefs
  • World-class Indian food
  • Dosa revolution
CholaNad Restaurant Chapel Hill Customer menu


Book your table

Whether you wish to dine-in with a select group or host a large gathering throughout the entire restaurant, CholaNad offers a number of options that are suitable for each occasion or event. You will have a dedicated staff to ensure that every detail for your event is attended to.

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