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Welcome to our wonderful, very hospitable town. We hope you find your trip here most rewarding and fulfilling . We are glad to outline before you some of the community resources that are available for those in need.



Kosher Food


       The closest Kosher restaurant is in Charolette, NC. Click on their name above to see what they have to offer. 

General Grocery Stores & Kosher Meat & Chicken

 1.     Trader Joes - 1800 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC 27514

919.918.7871   Mon.-Sun. 8:00 a.m.– 9:00 p.m.

Ray Masigla: Store Manager -Ray can order Kosher meats with a 2 day advance notice. All Kosher meats are fresh.  They carry no frozen Kosher meat.  There is no meat department manager. They carry the following cuts of Empire Kosher chicken: Whole; Boneless Skinless Breasts; Legs & Thighs; Organic Whole & Organic Boneless Breasts

 2.     Costco - 1510 North Pointe Drive, Durham, NC 27705

919.220.2770 x 5 x 7 [Meat] Mon.-Fri. 10:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.  Sunday 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

Bo Miller: Fresh Meat Dept. Manager - Steven Miller: Frozen Meat Dept. Manager 

The following frozen Kosher meats are available:  Empire Kosher Chicken Breasts [with skin & bones]

Amnon Whole ‘Kosher’ Pizza, NY Deli Sliced Pastrami

3.     Kroger - 7905 Falls of Neuse Road [& Strickland], Raleigh, NC 27615

919.847.5012 x 4 [Meat]  Open 7 Days a Week 6:00 a.m.-Midnight

Melanie: Fresh Meat Dept. Manager -Mike: Frozen Meat Dept. Manager -The following fresh Kosher meats are available:  Aarons Best: Stew Beef; Ground Beef and; Beef Brisket. The following frozen Kosher meats are available: Empire Kosher Chicken: Boneless Skinless Breasts; Thighs & Legs; Thighs and; Breasts w/ skin & bones.  There is no whole or whole cut up Empire Kosher chicken available. Meal Mart Glatt Kosher - Ground Beef; Stew Beef and; Beef Patties. 

4.     Kroger - US 15-501 Exit 108D, 3457 Hillsborough Road, Durham – West, NC 27705

 919.383.2249   Open 24/7 -Bill Wheeley: Fresh Meat Dept. Manager,Nas: Frozen Meat Dept. Manager -This store carries the following fresh Kosher meats:  Arnold’s Best – OU - Hamburger; Rib Eye Steak and; Stew Beef. 

5.     Kroger - 1802 North Pointe Drive, Durham, NC 27705

919.220.5761 x 4 [Meat] -Danny Hatfield: Meat Dept. Manager -   This store carries no frozen Kosher meats.  They do carry the following fresh Kosher meats: Aarons Best Glatt/ Stew Beef; Ground Beef; Chuck Steak and; Beef Brisket. There is no [Empire] Kosher chicken available at this store.

Delivery Services - 

6.     KC Kosher Co-Op: Raleigh Delivery

913.712.9205 or E-Mail Contact:  Web Address:

7.     Grillers Pride Co-Op: Durham Delivery

770.454.8108  or web Address:

Proprietor: Peter Swerdlow -E-Mail Contact:

Delivery/Pick Up Location Durham/Chapel Hill: Beth El Synagogue, 1004 Watts Street, Durham 27701

Delivery Charge of $20 per customer order -Orders may be placed up until the Wednesday prior to delivery date.

Krogers on 15-501 (a ten minute drive from Duke)
       A decent supplier of Kosher Food here in town - with many generic kosher brands much like you would find in
       any mainstream American grocery (Yet anything like ready to go meals etc- you should probably bring along.)
       Feel free to give them a call 919  403 6945 -  3420 Watkins Road Durham NC 27707

       621 Borad Street, Durham (Wine, Vegetarian, etc.) 919-471-6263

Trader Joe's also has many Kosher items & Kosher Wine. Often times they carry
      Pas Yisroel Bread from Montreal as well. 
      Trader Joe's is going national with their line of Kosher Wines, AKA Four Buck Feivel. Sara Bee Moscato
      (Italian Mevushal) $5.99, OU P certification 

Any other inquiries: Contact Yehudis- 942 7663

Prayer Services

During the week, the closest Daily Minyan is the Raleigh, NC a 35 minute drive from Durham and Chapel Hill.  For more details check out

        Click the above link and then scroll towards the bottom of the page for information regarding the best ways
        to get around town. 

For Duke Medical Patients

Translation Help For Patients
      1. Yiddish - Sheva Zuker --
      2. Hebrew - Adda --681-3007 --
      3. Hebrew -- Hudi Gross

For a Hospital Visit 
      1. Mardi  Zeiger - 932 - 5663 
      2. Jewish Family Services-
      3. House of Healing/ ariella Horenstein Bikur Cholim

Food During A Hospital Stay
      Duke Medical Center Dietary Services - Glatt Kosher Meals are available for patients. Microwaveable - Pasta &
      Garden, Beef Stew, Chicken Mediterranean, Vegetable Stew and My Kind of Chicken (chunks of chicken, rice,
      sauce)-- Duke - 684-8111 (Ask for the Dietitian)
        Contact Chabad House Of Healing Initiative 

Hotels Near Duke

Brookwood Inn - Durham
       2306 Elba Street Reservations
       Telephone: 919-286-3111
       (Located directly across the street from the hospital - 1 and a half star hotel)

Millenium Hotel - Durham 
       2800 Campus Walk Avenue 
       Durham, NC 27705
       Telephone: 919-383-8575 
       Fax : 919-383-8495 
       Reservations: 866-866-8086
       (Located 3 blocks away - a four star hotel - Call us at 919 630 5129 for special rates)

Duke Towers   
       (Walking distance to the Orthodox Minyan in Durham)

Hotels in Chapel Hill

Carolina Inn - Chapel Hill 
      211 Pittsboro Street
      Chapel Hill, NC 27516
      (919) 933 2001
      One Block From The Chabad House 

The Franklin Street Hotel - Chapel Hill
      311 West Franklin Street
      Chapel Hill, NC 27516 
      For more information: 866 831 5999/919 442 9000
      Ask for the Chabad rate - if you have any difficulties call 919 630 5129
      One Block From the Chabad House 

Condo Rentals - Chapel Hill
      Very nice and spacious one and two-bedroom fully furnished condominiums 
      1.5 miles away- Approx 20 minute walk to Chabad House


Patients / family of Patients requiring hospitality - please click here 

   1. Martie Zeiger - 932 - 5663
   2. Jewish Family Services-
   3. Tova -- Special Care for Israeli Families - 919 676 7103

Women's Mikveh

Congregation Sha'arei Israel, the Chabad in Raleigh, houses a Mikvah which is used by women throughout Eastern and Central North Carolina. For more information please visit their website by clicking here.


Other Chabad Centers in NC
Chabad House Locator:
Mohel of the Carolinas -   
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If you need any more assistance with visitors staying longer term ...please
feel free to call Nechama 347-907-3959  or e-mail



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