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1125 West North Carolina 54, Durham, NC 27707
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Durham, NC
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125 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

In preparation for a memorial luncheon to celebrate the life of a dear friend that had passed away, Vick, the manager at Char Grill, helped us with a bountiful lunch for 60-70 people of hamburgers, hotdogs, chicken and barbeque. His kind demeanor and prompt cooking of the fresh handmade food was amazing. The food was kept warm under their lamps... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Every time I come to Durham, stopping at CharGrill is a must. I used to go to on of the Raleigh locations (Edwards Mill Rd). One of my favorite meals is the 1/4 hamburger steak with extra pickles, light mayo, ketchup, mustard and slaw, fries. To wash it down, I get a 1/2 unsweetened / 1/2 sweetened iced tea (self... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Usa
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46 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We went to this place late in the evening because it was convenient on the way home. The burgers are good as are the fries. I do think the seating area could be cleaner.and more pleasant. This is a more recent edition to an established Raleigh business and has a lot of promise but needs to kept in better condition... More 

Thank Ronald K
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

I was dubious when I saw this branch of the great Raleigh hamburger drive-in, but now I go there by choice. It's much closer, there's indoor seating, and the burgers are exactly the same -- i.e., chargrilled in that inimitable way, with accessories to order. Fried pies are pretty good, too.

Thank Porcophile
North Myrtle Beach
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

My husband and I love Char-Grill. It is an old fashion style burger joint with relatively quick service, as meals are prepared as the orders are placed. As you walk in you will find steel tables and chairs, and the window. At the window there are order tablets that you fill out, and then slide your order through a small... More 

Thank christy0916
Durham, North Carolina
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78 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Always enjoy Char-grill! Great fries and service at all locations. This particular location is very convenient. People not familiar with this franchise should give it a try.

Thank Kathy B
Durham, North Carolina
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

This is a great place for a quick burger that is prepared well and very tasty. Also a great place for an inexpensive, but filling lunch. The fries are hot and tasty, too. All in all, a trip to Char-Grill is a good thing.

Thank Tom K
Carolina Beach, North Carolina
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58 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

A must-do experience for burger lovers! Circle what you want on the paper, drop it in the chute, wait for a made-to-order deliciously grilled burger and fries. Prices good, service not an issue (like fast-food pickup but with dine-in quality), and the burgers are phenomenal!

Thank alisluv
Haverhill, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Being from the northern part of the US we don't have little grill places like this. I went in with my mom and brother and we got hamburgers made to order and watched them grill them. We got fries and three drinks. The total cost was under $20.00 and when I tell you the food was delicious, that is an... More 

Thank mlforzese
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2011

Had two hotdogs and they were very good. The fries were very hot, and the people were friendly. Great trip.

Thank topbrian42

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fast Food, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1125 West North Carolina 54, Durham, NC 27707
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: 919-489-6900

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