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The Marisol

4.7
205 reviews
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$50 and over
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International
Perfect For:
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
"Marisol" has become a landmark on the map of fine dining in North Carolina. We specialize in using the freshest seasonal foods prepared in creative ways. During our 15 years, we have garnered the respect of a faithful clientele as well as high marks from Triad critics.
Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
International, French
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Hours of operation

Tuesday - Saturday: 5:45pm - 9:30pm
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Phone number
(336) 852-3303
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Executive chef
Tim Thompson
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
MacKay Rd
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Entertainment
We feature Mike Evans on the piano Friday and Saturday nights.
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Beer, Corkage Fee, Entertainment, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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4.0Dined on March 29, 2018

Sauces and sides missed the mark. Same sides served with every entree. (Odd). Duck confit delicious, but snapper would have been better not buried in curry sauce. Veal Milanese needs to be pounded much thinner to be fork tender.
Lovely rolls and amuse bouche.
Would stick with filet mignon or rack of lamb.
Excellent service.

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5.0Dined on March 21, 2018

Food is always good. Never sways from being excellent. Did feel a little rushed this time not because too many people were there but maybe just because we had such good service but would have like to have slowed dinner down a bit.

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5.0Dined on March 16, 2018

Marisols never disappoints. The food, cocktails, service and ambiance are the very best.

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5.0Dined on March 7, 2018

My new and, probably, all time favorite place to dine! Everything is close to perfect!!!

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3.0Dined on February 7, 2018

Crab cake over sautéed. Lobster bisque had very little flavor. Great dessert and cappuccino. Nice menu. Great service.

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5.0Dined on January 26, 2018

I always look forward to an opportunity to dine at The Marisol and they never disappoint. I am looking forward to my next wonderful experience at the Marisol!

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5.0Dined on January 23, 2018

Absolute perfection. Food, ambiance, service. We never miss eating here when in Greensboro.

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5.0Dined on January 5, 2018

Comfortable environment with excellent service. The food was outstanding starting with Crab Bisque followed by NC Snapper. A fine meal and lovely evening.

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5.0Dined on December 30, 2017

Our favorite restaurant, always a fantastic dining experience

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3.0Dined on December 23, 2017

The food was outstanding as usual, but the service was rushed at first and then slow, erratic overall. We consider ourselves to be regular customers here and we had one of our favorite servers. But we did not feel welcomed that night from the time we walked into the door. It was our 50th wedding anniversary and the restaurant had been informed of such, but they seemed not to care in their service for our table of five. Because there were gifts presented, they seemed irritated to have to deal with that interruption. And they didn't deal with it. They just went right along with their service, not noticing what was going on at our table. The restaurant was empty when we arrived, not busy, with only one other 4 top table seated later and which they seated right next to us. We purposefully came very early when the restaurant opened so we wouldn't be in a crowded room when we wanted to reminisce and open a couple of gifts and so we wouldn't impact the service for ourselves or others. They left the bottle of wine we ordered on the brick fireplace and did not pour more than once, so we did not see the bottle until leaving when it was knocked over and spilt. Our children were very disappointed in the evening they planned for us, particularly because this was the restaurant we said we wanted to go to!

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2.0Dined on December 12, 2017

Highly rated restaurant and the food was as promised. However, the maître d and server was brusque and rude. We would ask for something and he would walk away instantly and left us wondering if he heard. He did hear and fulfill our needs, but he was obviously put out that we were there and kept pushing both food and order choices at us. Amazingly as we were one of the two last tables left before closing, he summarily turned the lights up bright.

The food was fine dining, the price was accordingly, but it might as well been a lousy McDonalds for service and the rude treatment. Shame on the restaurant for allowing this.

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3.0Dined on December 12, 2017

When the chef can prepare food up to the level her bartender can make a cocktail, then the prices she charges will be justified.

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5.0Dined on December 7, 2017

One of the best meals I've ever had in my life. The chef/owner, Robin Upson, offers an incredible array of amazing dishes from her kitchen. Our server had the entire menu memorized, and offered terrific guidance and suggestions throughout the meal. From the fresh-baked bread, to the truffle-flour gnocchi (out of this world!), all the way through dessert - everything was spectacular!

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5.0Dined on December 7, 2017

Outstanding job for Robin and her staff. The worst part is having to decide what not to eat, because it all sounds so wonderful and I haven’t been disappointed yet.

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5.0Dined on November 17, 2017

Small bistro environment. Few if any of the tables could be called “secluded.” The food was amazing and our server was very helpful in narrowing our choices when asked. Didn’t have the opportunity this time to enjoy their cozy piano lounge but could seeing us coming back just for drinks. Our pre-dinner cocktails were poured in the classic style with a heavy hand. This place is perfect for the true gourmand looking for something a cut above the typical Triad dining options.

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5.0Dined on November 15, 2017

We give this restaurant a 10 out of 10 for food and service. There wasn’t a bite we didn’t enjoy. Quite expensive but well worth it, especially for a special occasion. Very sophisticated menu. The duck is outstanding!

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5.0Dined on November 15, 2017

The best in greensboro! So good went two nights in a row. Service and food were amazing! Will definitely be back.

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5.0Dined on November 11, 2017

Second visit- just as great as the first. Superb food and excellent service; great atmosphere.

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4.0Dined on November 1, 2017

The food and service was on point. Waiter was knowledgeable and each course came out with perfect timing. We will be back to enjoy again.

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5.0Dined on October 28, 2017

The food was outstanding. The menu offered items you don't often see in Triad restaurants -- nothing too exotic, just very upscale and done with great attention to detail and ingredients. The wait staff was excellent as well. Good wine list.

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5.0Dined on October 7, 2017

Loved the atmosphere. Food was expense, but excellent. Many choices of fresh caught seafood; large number of different choices to pick. Nice wine list; excellent desserts. Truly enjoyed our anniversary celebration; would return for another special occasion .

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5.0Dined on October 3, 2017

We have been dining at Marisol for over 10years now and each time is even a little better than the last. The menu is forever changing and morphs into whatever the chef can find that is fresh and in season. Heather has been our server since our very first time and even if we go for a long period without coming in she never forgets us and what our favorites are. When she recites the menu of the evening it’s like someone reading poetry. My wife and I joke that we never look at the menu because every night there are so many specials, some delicacies, that it’s a waste of time to bother looking. This restaurant is pricey but way worth the culinary experience as well as the wine choices.

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3.0Dined on September 30, 2017

The food was good, but I think it was extremely overpriced. The entrees were around $40, but did not include a salad. The "sides" that came with the entrees were small portions and were all the exact same (and nothing to write home about). Salads were an additional $10-12. If the entrees came with specific sides and were served with a basic side salad, then maybe ~ $40 would have been appropriate.

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5.0Dined on September 9, 2017

This was my 1st time to the restaurant. The food was phenomenal. The lamb just melt in your mouth and all you needed was a butter knife to cut the filet. The cauliflower soup was out of this world and to top the meal off - the Scharffen Berger Liquid Center Chocolate Cake for desert was an absolute winner. Service was excellent. Definitely will go back.

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5.0Dined on September 8, 2017

This was our first visit and we were wonderfully pleased. We were celebrating my mothers birthday and it was a great choice. The oysters were to die for and I usually am not a fan of oysters. Everyone was beyond pleased with their food. Our waitress was beyond amazing. We will definitely be back.

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5.0Dined on September 2, 2017

Visited on 09/02/17. This is truly a gem for this area. Service was absolutely old school perfect!! The food delivered wonderfully. Fresh, exciting dishes were outstanding. Cannot say enough good things about our visit.

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5.0Dined on August 25, 2017

The Willettes always love the Marisol!!!!!

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5.0Dined on August 22, 2017

The meal was delicious. The service was excellent. Worth the price.

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4.0Dined on August 5, 2017

Love this place. The food is consistently great, and portions are generous. The decor and layout could use a refresh (it really can feel like dining in a storefront with the wicker screen as the only partition) but typically I am more focused on my company and my meal. Great and knowledgeable staff.

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5.0Dined on August 4, 2017

The menu, food, service, and overall execution of hospitality principles make The Marisol a big time dining experience worth the drive from anywhere in The Triad. Highly recommended.

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3.0Dined on July 29, 2017

The food was okay, not great. Our waiter was extremely rude. I asked for the price of a special and he was nearly apoplectic. He attitude was obvious. The place was lovely. The price would have been okay if the food was great.

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5.0Dined on July 26, 2017

The Marisol is the standard to which every dining experience is compared...as special as this place is one must ask why dine anywhere else? I couldn't afford to eat here daily, but with the impeccable service, and delightful and flavorful creations this place is an amazing value. My favorite. I wonder, "why has it been so long since we last dined here? "

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3.0Dined on July 11, 2017

The food was mediocre in taste and drinks were rediculously overpriced. $16 for a house vodka and coke. The staff is Amazing tho. Very knowledgeable of the menu and service is superb.

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5.0Dined on July 1, 2017

Great environment and excellent food... great service, awesome wine list!

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5.0Dined on June 30, 2017

Our favorite and our waitress is absolutely fantastic.

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5.0Dined on May 27, 2017

Fantastic service. The menu was creative and expertly executed. Definitely one of the better restaurant experiences in Greensboro.

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5.0Dined on April 29, 2017

Exceptional

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5.0Dined on April 28, 2017

Excellent meal, exceeding even our high expectations!

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5.0Dined on April 8, 2017

Great food with fantastic service. We were there for two and a half hours and had an amazing time eating wonderful food.

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5.0Dined on March 18, 2017

Delicious food, great staff. Will definitely be going back.

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