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Cooleys Restaurant & Pub

711 North Main St, Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526-2224
(919) 552-0543
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Ranked #10 of 62 Restaurants in Fuquay-Varina
Sun 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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  • English first
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English first
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

This is a local favorite- if you arrive on a Saturday night you will have a long wait. There are usually dinner specials listed on a board. We come here when we have a burger craving. They are the best in town and are huge. You get a choice of Onion Rings or Fries with your order but you need... More

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70 reviews 70 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Cooley's is a local favorite, and if you order burgers there is a chance of getting a good hot meal. Persuaded by a "prime rib" special, we gave it another try. The precooked beef had probably been turned over on a hot surface that gave it a gray coloring while the interior was still pink. It was bland and chewy.... More

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Holly Springs, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Great food, great service. Took a friend who has never been and she loved it. She enjoyed the food as well as meeting Paula and Dave. It was wing night and the wings were great as well as the price. Love Cooley's

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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71 reviews 71 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We came here in the morning for breakfast and we will definitely be coming back! Our waitress was really friendly and was accommodating when I asked to have cheese on my eggs for my little one. My husband and I both ordered the Cooley's Slammer and the food arrived quickly and was hot and delicious. The pancakes were unbelievable and... More

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Garner, North Carolina, United States
Top Contributor
102 reviews 102 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

The last time I ate here the service was so bad. Our waitress was very stressed out because they were so busy. She could not handle a Friday night. But, I thought I would go one more time and see if everything was better. Service was better, however the cook came out and looked at us and gave me a... More

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Angier, North Carolina
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 via mobile

I ordered the chicken penne...when I got it there was grease on the side under all the noodles! There was so so much grease that I couldn't even taste the Alfredo sauce! And when I sent it back the waitress looked at me like she was fixing to ask "what do you want me to do about it"! Service was... More

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Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

I love Cooley's restaurant but I am so unhappy that they have quit serving the fish tacos. My favorite and shouldn't be too difficult to make.

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Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

My family and I highly recommend Cooley's!!! They have delicious home-cooked, freshly- prepared food for adults and children. Their tea is southern-approved, consistently! We have never been disappointed with any meal we've chosen whether breakfast/brunch, lunch or dinner! After a hard days work, when my husband says "We're going to Cooley's", I say "Yaay"! The atmosphere is very relaxing...and clean.... More

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Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

We have lived in the area for about a year now. Been here about 5 times and every time the food is delicious! Great place for a good home cooked meal. The desserts are awesome too! The service is always good and the atmosphere is very cozy and welcoming. We love this place!

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Willow Spring, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Okay I'm writing this because Travis is making me lol...... He wants everyone to know that he had the best PORK CHOPS ever !!!!! He also wants everyone to come and try them. If you don't believe him. ....The PORK CHOPS were so moist and not dry at all, Travis and I will both be back to eat ever chance... More

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