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Don's Original - CLOSED

2545 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-3120
+1 585-244-2080
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good59%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Oct 6, 2014
“Great hot dogs”
Feb 7, 2014
Restaurant Hours Closed
Fast Food
2545 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-3120
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Reviewed October 6, 2014

Get a hot dog with the works and a hamburger with the works. I stop there every time I go to Rochester.

Thank coblio
Reviewed February 7, 2014

Don's closed a few weeks ago. Will reopen soon as another site for Tom Wahl's - another local burger & fries place. some might consider this an upgrade! contractors hard at work doing the remodeling required.

Thank HimselfNY
Reviewed February 2, 2014

Don's Original is definitely one of the best burgers anywhere in the world and at such a great price. The buttery delicious burger, perfectly crisp fries and great milkshakes are a treat when you need something wonderful and greasy. I only wish they were open...More

Thank Shelliu
Reviewed November 22, 2013

One of my fondest memories of my years in Rochester (when I was college age in the late l960's) was going to Don and Bob's for burgers and frozen custard. So, when I drove through Rochester a couple of weeks ago, I decided to see...More

Thank JuneNY
Reviewed October 18, 2013

Wish we'd tried their food, but only wanted something sweet. Our server laughed when we asked for Jimmies instead of calling them Sprinkles:)

Thank SkittlesMom
Reviewed October 2, 2013

The Steak Burger was surprisingly good. The French Fries were perfect. Price was moderate. Too bad about the television above us blaring a football game.

Thank henry c
Reviewed July 6, 2013

I just don't get it...I live in one of the premier regions of the country and we don't have a Don's? What's wrong with this picture? One of my friends, whose husband hails from Brighton, told me about Don's. We tried to find it, and...More

Thank europhile105
Reviewed July 1, 2013

Admittedly, I'm nostalgic as we went to the original Don & Bobs when I was in school. NOT much in the world is better than Chocolate Almond Fudge ice cream. Burgers are still the same as 40 years ago...if you like 5 guys, you'll love...More

1  Thank SHWall
Reviewed June 27, 2013

While we didn't have a meal, my daughter and I both loved the frozen custard. We had generous portions and it was delicious. The place also had a great, old timey feel to it and the staff was pleasant.

1  Thank TraveltilYouDrop_12
Reviewed April 9, 2013

Everywhere I have traveled to there is a place that everyone knows and frequents. A local place that you as a patron can depend on. Don's Original for most Rochesterians is that kind of place. I believe if you are looking for a great burger...More

Thank Salvatore J T
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Restaurant Details

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$5 - $10
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  • Address: 2545 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-3120
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-244-2080
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