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618 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27603-1732
+1 919-821-7636
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“burgers” (54 reviews)
“fries” (40 reviews)
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American, Fast Food
618 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27603-1732
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Reviewed January 26, 2013

Tastes like mine on the grill...no wait...it's BETTER than that. Always great food, fresh ingredients, flame kist goodness. Love the 50s vibe and the stacked staff shoulder to shoulder and making it work as well as the stacked burgers. Really. I crave this place. If...More

Thank Jetguy
Reviewed January 11, 2013

When I want a burger or grilled chicken sandwich and some fries and I want them now, I go to Char-Grill. I either fill in my order on their order slips when I get there or I call ahead. Either way, it's just a matter...More

Thank Weloveroadtripping
Reviewed January 11, 2013

Outstanding burgers. A favorite with locals. Most locations do not have indoor seating. Try the hamburger steak sandwich.

Thank rhoneycu
Reviewed December 20, 2012

I'm giving this place an Excellent rating, not because it rivals the best white linen dining establishments, but just because it is simply the Best for Burgers & Fries! The burgers are exceptionally juicy, tasty with little bits of crispy char on them, complete with...More

Thank wwwonderwhiskers
Reviewed December 10, 2012

I am never disappointed with my visit to Char-Grill. I always get the jr steak burger. It is always excellent! I also noticed that they serve Carolina Packer Bright Leaf hotdogs. You have to be local to appreciate these red hotdogs. If you're not a...More

Thank Rhjones69
Reviewed December 1, 2012

Just a good burger. Upfront. Not much room to dine tho - best to buy and go. We ordered the 1/2 pound which lets you select the fillings.

Thank Traminer
Reviewed November 20, 2012

Char-Grill is a good place to go when you want your burger with a little local flavor. They have a great car show every month which is fun to view.

Thank 764lindal
Reviewed November 5, 2012

We don't order the burgers, although I have heard they are great. We always get grilled chicken sandwiches with french fries and an apple turnover. The order is always right, prepared right in front of us and is so delicious and fresh! We are not...More

Thank DreamTraveler15
Reviewed October 25, 2012

Char Grill must have changed suppliers for their pork in their bbq. We have been going here for years. The last time my husb. went, he complained about their bbq, which was his favorite sandwich there. I went last week with him and had the...More

Thank LR B
Reviewed October 18, 2012

Every college town has that institution ... the after hours hamburg spot everyone meets at. The burgers are great as are the hot dogs ... every single time over all the many years. Just introduced grandchildren to the joys of Char Grill and they agree...More

Thank neriagechris
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 618 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27603-1732
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-821-7636
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