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Any Sunday at Michael's Bar and Grill you will find from 10 to 100 bikes, all brands. The fun starts around 9:30 and continues sometimes until noon.  Usually a ride or two will organize and you may find yourself gone until dusk.  If you're in the area of central North Carolina it's a must.

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You'll find Michael's in Cole Park Plaza, on Hwy 15-501, 4 miles South of Chapel Hill and 11 miles North of Pittsboro.  Phone 919-942-6904.

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The food is good and the wait people friendly.  We keep trying to get them to improve the coffee - it's plentiful but...

We like to eat outside on the deck -   allows you to keep an eye out for each new bike .  There is seating inside for the less hardy.

A variety of tires to kick and lies to hear. 

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Come on out some Sunday and you might meet a few of the characters listed below.

Still under construction - pics of some of the regulars.

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Larry and his tricked out Ducati M-900

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Bill Woodward and the "bumble bee" California.

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Emily Banks and her V50 Monza - the woman and bike that inspired Barbara to learn to ride.

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Don Ivey with the 1000 SP, one of his many Guzzis.

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Brenda Marcome and her Moto Guzzi V50 II.

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Rick Gentry and his "baby" vintage BMW R bike.

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Shelby Kinnard with a V10 Centauro.

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Harvey on his Moto Guzzi 1000 Mille.

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Paul with his LeMans I.

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Bobby Pearson the morning he rode his new California to breakfast.   Said he was making an alternative fashion and lifestyle statement.  (had replaced his open face helmet with a full face helmet and was sporting a new leather jacket)

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