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905 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-2054
919-682-7397
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Good for:
Families with children
Dining on a budget

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Visitor rating
  • 7
    Excellent
  • 13
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Pizza in a great location

I went to Satisfaction last weekend - I was grabbing a quick bite before heading to the airport. It was not crowded and service was quick. I just ordered a pizza. I took my leftovers with me to the airport - they traveled with me and tasted great while on a layover many hours later! This pizza... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
hwallace1220
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Austin, Texas
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Dining on a budget
  • Takeout
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40 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Austin, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

I went to Satisfaction last weekend - I was grabbing a quick bite before heading to the airport. It was not crowded and service was quick. I just ordered a pizza. I took my leftovers with me to the airport - they traveled with me and tasted great while on a layover many hours later! This pizza place is near... More 

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Kannapolis, North Carolina
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58 reviews 58 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

This bar allows you to sit anywhere in the bar and root for the Dukies with about 20-30 TV's everywhere! The atmosphere is great and the drinks are what you would expect for a college town bar. The service was slow, even for being the first weekend of March Madness, and the pizza hit the spot for what I was... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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364 reviews 364 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
226 helpful votes 226 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Typical sports bar. You can watch almost any game you like. If you are not into sports you can do some karaoke. Waitress was quick with drinks and food orders. Even with refills. Love the nachos. Large plate with different colors of nachos (?). Plenty of sauce, cheese and jalapenos. The food others had seemed great as well. The atmosphere... More 

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Pittsburgh
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Pizza is my favorite food to eat out and whenever we are near Durham, we always go to Satisfaction -- we have been coming here for 28 years and their pizza is as great today as it was when we were students at Duke! Its a basic sports bar atmosphere, but its pizza is among the best!

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Durham, North Carolina
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33 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I had a what they called a Greek salad= #epicfail basically a house salad with feta cheese and banana pepper rings. I thought the olives in a Greek salad were kalamata olives not just your regular black olives. The dressing for the salad was tasty but I didn't feel like I was eating a Greek salad. I did however enjoy... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The food was great but the service as pretty bad. Seems to be much discussion among the staff as to who was waiting on what table. We even saw one table just get up and leave after waiting 30 minutes and still no food. Luckily our food came in a timely manner. And the food was great but the atmosphere... More 

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West Michigan
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86 reviews 86 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

O.M.G. they're the best! The sub was good, and the greek salad was really good. But those chips are worth the trip. Great place to spend time watching anything sports on a hundred TVs. They'll change channels to whatever you want to watch if you ask nicely.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I recently dined at Satis when visiting Durham. It has been a staple on the Durham bar scene since my college years. Satis shines with large groups grabbing pizza and beers. Individual entrees felt a little more pricey than expected. There is plenty of space and TVs to watch whatever game is on.

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Durham, North Carolina
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213 restaurant reviews
410 helpful votes 410 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We weren't really hungry but wanted something so we decided to share the nachos. We asked for extra cheese on the nachos and man, did they deliver. There was only 2 people working there at the time so they only had the middle of the room open. We wanted to sit in a different section that had more cool air... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

All of the females on staff were very rude and dry. The guys though were awesome!! The food saved this review, the pizza was excellent and the beer specials were good. If I don't go back I wouldn't be upset

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 905 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-2054
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: 919-682-7397

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: American, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?