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English first
Arlington, Texas
Top Contributor
347 reviews 347 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We are from Texas where Whataburger reigns and I have to say this was just as good and honestly better. The milkshakes were the best we have ever had. We will definitely be going back here.

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Stuarts Draft, VA.
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

The cookout is a great place to eat burgers and chicken and shakes. Very reasonable and very good food

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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32 reviews 32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Love the shakes, the banana berry has chunks of fruit and berry in it yummmmy 😊. Hamburgers are so good, juicy and always made the way you want, my hubby gets the grilled chicken and loves it, Cole slaw is really good, and prices are very reasonable. You get in and out fast. Never disappointed. Love this place, my go-to... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

I loved this place. Great hometown burger and great service. Prices are low and I will definitely be back.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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69 reviews 69 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Stopped in double sided drive though which moves quick. Burgers, chix sandwiches with all condiments. Prices are very reasonable. Combos get 2 sides. We tries fries, onion rings and quesadilla. All were OK. Better than some other fast food joints.

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Elgin, SC
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91 reviews 91 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

We stopped at this Cook Out as I had a hankering for quesadillas. I wasn't aware they didn't have dine in until we parked (we aren't from around here, as the locals say). We stood at the window for a while waiting to order and when I went to order the quesadillas, they said they had none. NO QUESaDILLAS! I... More 

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Cary, North Carolina
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

We buy from the Cook Out every once in awhile, though every time we do, we are shorted in our order. We always lack orders of fries, onion rings and hot dogs and decide each time to never go back. The food is slightly above average for fast food, but the shorting of orders is frustrating. Milk shakes are the... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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99 reviews 99 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

The Cook Out is very typical of restaurants in this price range. It is much better, however, than O'Charleys. More in line with Lucky 32.

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NC
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

The food is really good but the portions are just sooooo small. I'm a small eater and still have to order to BBQ sandwiches in order to be satiated. The shakes are great as well. However the prices are a little high for the portion size.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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58 reviews 58 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

I wish the service at the restaurant was better but the food always makes up for it. Great cheeseburgers, spicy chicken sandwiches, and fabulous milk shakes and sweet tea makes customers forget that the staff has the attitude of "just collecting a paycheck"

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Additional Information about Cook Out

Address: 1607 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27511-5928
Phone Number: (919) 319-5414
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cary
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday 10:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 10:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 10:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 10:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday 10:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 10:30 am - 1:00 am
Cuisine: Barbecue, Hamburgers, Fast Food

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