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Lou's Backstreet Grill

5474 Trade St, Hope Mills, NC 28348-1919
+1 910-424-7343
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Sep 25, 2016
“'Down Memory Lane'”
Aug 12, 2016
“A delightful lunch in the heart of Hope Mills”
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$$ - $$$
5474 Trade St, Hope Mills, NC 28348-1919
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Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED! I have lived here for 8 months and have never seen it open. When we looked at your website and said it was open we went to see and it was not open. We went at 12pm.

Thank Martine M
Reviewed September 25, 2016

I had lunch for the first time with a group of men that grew up in Hope Mills, NC. Met many of my old friends for the Mill Village Days.

Thank Tom T
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Lou's Backstreet Grill has recently reopened with a new menu (which Lou keeps tweaking) and staff on Trade Street in downtown Hope Mills. We tried the best of the new dishes and were amazed and now make a weekly trip there just to see what's...More

1  Thank analystjoe
Reviewed July 21, 2016

Nice dinner in Hope Mills good place to get a quick breakfast, staff is very friendly and owner is always checking on customers.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

Excellent breakfast!! I travel the country for work and constantly seek out top notch breakfast places. Trade St Cafe is now on top of my list. The food was outstanding and combined with exceptional service makes this one of the best cafes I have visited.

1  Thank dustin1740
Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here to get breakfast before flying out of the airport. It was a great idea. The help was excellent and we felt right at home. I had an omelette and it was excellent. They are very accomodating and the service was continuous, not like...More

Thank Gerald N
Reviewed September 28, 2015 via mobile

We visited this restaurant while in the area due to a few other reviews...we were very pleased with our lunch! Thanks TA community. The owner made a point to share his perspectives on his business and catering, he was personable and obviously passionate about his...More

Thank JenandBenHan
EdnaIrizarry, Owner at Lou's Backstreet Grill, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2015

We are glad you enjoyed your visit and meal. We hope you will join us on the 1st Sunday of each month beginning Oct 4th for our All you Can Eat Sunday Brunch from 10am-3pm

Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for a nice place to have a meal, you have found it. The amount of food you get for the price is outstanding. The best part is the owners believe is supporting the community. My wife need someone to cater her...More

Thank kingjames08
EdnaIrizarry, Owner at Lou's Backstreet Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2015

Thank you for visiting Trade St Cafe! We are so glad you enjoyed the food and our TSC Family. Hope to see you again soon. Edna

Reviewed May 12, 2015

This is a great restaurant, the food was excellent, having eaten at the Mother's Day buffet this last Sunday. The service and staff were professional, and ensured prompt service. I prefer smaller, locally owned eateries, and the Chef/Owner was on hand and chatted and interacted...More

Thank Ray S
Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

This is the best place to eat in fayetteville and hope mills combined. The food is awesome and the family atmosphere makes it even better. The prices are very reasonable.We eat at the cafe about 3 times a week . We love it. Mike And...More

Thank Mike T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$3 - $8
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Waitstaff
Good for
Special occasions
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5474 Trade St, Hope Mills, NC 28348-1919
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Hope Mills
  • Phone Number: +1 910-424-7343
If you're looking for home cooking at its best well look no further! Trade St Cafe offers Breakfast and Lunch all day. Try our signature breakfast The Trade St Champ; this comes with 2 eggs any style, home fries or grits; choice of bacon, sausage pattie or link; choice of our famous pancake or delicious french toast. We also have the best Fresh Farm raised Catfish you will ever taste on Friday and Saturday.
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