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2500 Meridian Pkwy Ste 130, Durham, NC 27713-5256
+1 919-361-9333
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A colleague recently introduced me to Cafe Meridian after hearing me complain about the lack of a good deli in the Triangle. Their "Jersey Way", while not having the greatest name, is now one of my all-time favorite sandwiches. It's perfect corned beef and in abundance. Plus they have a diverse and interesting selection of sides.

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Thank DSchneier
Raleigh, North Carolina
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296 reviews
250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 27, 2016

This is a busy lunch place. Nice but a bit noisy atmosphere. You wait in line, go to the order counter, and place your order, go and pay and wait for the food to come out fresh to your table. We had two sandwiches, a Crispy Chicken Supreme...delicious! And a turkey with a cranberry mayo dressing. The prices are VERY... More 

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Durham
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2016

Cafe Meridian has a great variety of lunch options. They have soups, salads, green salads as well as different pastas, a great kale salad and their hot daily entree's are amazing. Always very fresh and great service.

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Thank Donella C
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300 reviews
221 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

I met a business associate here for lunch. The line was long when we got there but it moved quickly. There are daily specials, other specials and everyday food. I had chicken piccata with kale salad and strawberry salad. Everything was really great tasting. My friend had a ham sandwich with a salad as well. She said it was really... More 

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Thank Nancy M
Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
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154 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2015

Went here 2 days in a row (only open M-F from 11a.m. - 2p.m.) with a group. We all enjoyed our dishes. I had blacked salmon with grilled veggies and bowtie pesto one day and Arroz con Pollo with black bean/corn side and strawberry salad. You get 1 entree with 2 sides of choice and a roll but you might... More 

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Thank Claudia D
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2014

The service was excellent and the food very tasty with the right price. I would go back again on my next visit to NC.

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Thank Trish D
Apex, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 19, 2014

Good variety on menu. Entree selections vary by the day. Food is always tasty, fresh and served with a friendly smile. Reasonably priced - a hot entree and 2 sides (all kinds of fresh-made salads) under $10. Quick service at lunch too! Even when the line is long, it moves quickly.

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Thank tomahasa
Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I go here regularly for lunch. Everything I've ever had here has tasted great and fresh and their constantly rotating menu keeps me coming back for more. I'm never disappointed!

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Thank Chaise C
Wake Forest, North Carolina
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117 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 210 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 14, 2013

Good fresh food, reasonable prices, quick service, indoor and some outdoor seating. Only open for lunch 2-4PM. I eat there on a regular basis. Cafeteria style food line moves quick. They have several regular prepared entrees as well as several different specials each day. Some individual portion baked goods. Large sandwich selection, somewhat gourmet, all made to order, as well... More 

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Inverness, Florida
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150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 13, 2013

Good selection of sandwiches and some hot plates. I had the salmon rigatoni. It was very flavorful. My lunch companion had a wrap and salad. He said that this has been one of his regular lunch spots. The cafe was fairly busy. I think a person (presumed to be the owner) was curt when asked about his hot lunch selections.... More 

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Thank Robert C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2500 Meridian Pkwy Ste 130, Durham, NC 27713-5256
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-361-9333

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