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Boxcar Grille

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3140 N Oxford St, Claremont, NC 28610-9684
+1 828-459-9287
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“catfish” (3 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
$$ - $$$
3140 N Oxford St, Claremont, NC 28610-9684
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like southern cooking but this is not the place to get it. The sirloin tips were tough and the gravy was just okay. Green beans had an odd syrupy flavor. My wife's patty melt was not so good. The best thing we ordered was...More

Thank cltpathmaker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have specials everyday you can't beat. Great salad bar also. Good rolls also. Fast and friendly.

Thank Angela C
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Want a good salad, great chicken, delicious flowering onion? Then this is your place, they have all of this and so much more. Wonderful people, great atmosphere and good service. We have never had a bad meal there and when we are ready to go...More

Thank Dianne H
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Boxcar has been a great addition to our community. Local owners and very good food. Their catering is also first class.

Thank c31957
Reviewed June 21, 2017

Stopped in on a referral from Teresa at Carolina Coach/Camper. It was good. I ordered one of the daily specials and wasn't disappointed. Serving sizes were very nice sized. I was there at an off-time (around 2pm), so it wasn't crowded and I received good...More

Thank TexFrenchy
Reviewed April 22, 2017

We left the plant and needed to refuel. I was told this is a great local place to eat and this is the truth. Great atmosphere with the old creaky wood floors. The food is delicious. I had the chicken with onions and mushrooms with...More

Thank SoloNC2016
Reviewed April 17, 2017

The Boxcar has tons of variety so everyone can find something they like. Their salad bar is outstanding and the food is very good for the price!

Thank Bigmel02
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch after seeing the highway sign and we're glad we did. Our server, Karen was very welcoming & helpful explaining the specials and offering a good description of the menu items. We had the Chicken Quesadilla and the Catfish. Both were very...More

Thank JMH101
Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

First time visit here with friends. Very popular destination for folks because the wait was a bit lengthy but worth it nonetheless. Huge selection on the menu. Quality food!!

Thank SladeAlday
Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at Boxcar Grille. My husband had the salad bar (the best thing about this place was the fruit salad on the salad bar) and my daughter and I both had a buffalo chicken wrap. The salad bar looked fresh. If I return,...More

Thank imthewoman2blame
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3140 N Oxford St, Claremont, NC 28610-9684
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Claremont
  • Phone Number: +1 828-459-9287
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