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Rocky's Grill & Soda Shop

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American, Diner
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50 S Broad St, Brevard, NC 28712-3728
+1 828-877-5375
Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Melbourne, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Like going back in time. Great Burgers, Dogs, and Milk Shakes. Tables and ambiance like the soda shops of the past. Went for Lunch.

Thank James F
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here with our two young kids and it had great atmosphere, great food and great service! My husband got a hot dog with chili, I got a the cheese burger with chili and onions and our kids got grilled cheese. Everyone enjoyed their food. We also split a strawberry milkshake. Price was good too. Great lunch place!

Thank SarRey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is always crowded- for a reason! Love the hot dogs on the freshly baked local bread! Chili Willy is my fave! And don't leave without a milkshake!

Thank The4tsNC
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Probably the one must-see restaurant in Brevard NC. Long a favorite of the Channel 70 Productions crew, visiting Rocky's is a bit like going back into time. It offers a 1950's motif and the shakes are made the old fashioned way with milk and real ice cream with a Hamilton mixer. Service is always friendly. Parking is always a chore,... More 

Thank Channel70Productions
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Flash back to the old soda shop days. This is a great old time soda shop. It is retro and the burgers, dogs and other basic sandwiches are awesome! only thing is no fries but you do get potato chips. The green tomatoe pickles are super and you can get a plate of them if you get hooked on them.... More 

Thank Enjoy_Travel_from_SC
Rockwell, North Carolina
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gem!! Milkshakes were fast and yummy. Their hot pimento cheese is excellent! I also enjoyed the unique tomato pickles. Our server was super sweet too!!

Thank Meridith R
Brevard, North Carolina, United States
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rocky's is a 1950s era soda shop with wonderful ambiance. My wife and I had dinner here last night. We've eaten here many times, but it has been a while. Nothing fancy but very good sandwiches. I had a smoked turkey sandwich with swiss cheese and apricot chutney. It was absolutely great. The chips that came with it were nothing... More 

Thank Mike C
Mills River, North Carolina
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6 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wish that I could write more on the #1 rated dessert place in Brevard, but I did not get to try any of the menu items. Upon entering, my company and I stood at the counter and overlooked the menu. We did not even realize that we had to sit down to be serviced until someone rushed by us... More 

Thank Thatdudewiththebeats
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They have done a great job of preserving the old time soda shop atmosphere. Great place to stop for some ice cream or a quick bite

Thank loydp62
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Like so many, we started coming to Rocky's during camp drop off/pick up weeks and it soon became our favorite. The hamburgers, hot dogs and grilled cheese are excellent. It's often crowded so be prepared to wait.

Thank Ben A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 S Broad St, Brevard, NC 28712-3728
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Brevard
  • Phone Number: +1 828-877-5375
A tradition since 1942, Rocky's Grill & Soda Shop is a Brevard, North Carolina landmark. Step into Americana and belly up to the lunch counter for homemade food and dairy delights. Rocky's old-fashioned goodness will bring back sweet memories while we are creating new memories for tomorrow.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?