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Central Cafe

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$5 - $10
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
American, Cafe
Takeout, Table Service, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed April 12, 2020

There was good people and have bathrooms there, good moods,sit down to eat, talk with some people, take out, too

Date of visit: April 2020
Reviewed March 3, 2020 via mobile

This is a place where people come and meet up to have a decent food. It's not fancy or anything. But, the food has been consistently good, and the people are very friendly. They only take cash. No credit or debit card. Plain and simple....Definitely worth a visit. We ordered cheese burgers with chili and slaw. Loved it. Even the hotdogs with chili and slaw were really good. It's a crave worthy food.More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Nothing fancy ... food delivered on napkins layed out on table .. but reasonably priced cooked to order hot dogs and hamburgers (and a few sandwiches, such as toasted cheese) with french fries. For when you want a REAL burger or dog.

Date of visit: December 2017
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Central Cafe has been the longest serving restaurant in downtown Rocky Mount since my move to the area in 2001. Tasty hotdogs and chili cheeseburgers are the best. Haven't tried their breakfast so I can't comment on it. You won't be disappointed with their lunch...menu.More

Date of visit: January 2018
Reviewed November 4, 2017

Their food is the worst in the country. For breakfast they served me rotten meat the grits was not cooked all they way and the eggs were just horrible. I did not pay them neither I just walked and never returned to that place again....They need to be shut down!!!! ForeverMore

Date of visit: June 2017
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Hot dogs are amazing! Chili reminds me of my grandmother's..no beans, and not spicy...got one loaded, with fries. ..very, very tasty. Just a smal local place that was worth the trip

Date of visit: October 2017
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

Just stopped by for coffees and a lite bite. Staff were welcoming in this old fashioned basic place with its wooden tables, counter and bench seating that looked and felt like church pews. Pricing was noticeably cheap

Date of visit: September 2017
Reviewed September 12, 2017

A Jewel of Downtown Rocky Mount! Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Plate Specials...the staff are quick, courteous, and always welcoming.

Date of visit: August 2017
Reviewed August 8, 2017

If you want a really great hamburger, cheeseburger, or hot dog - this is the place. Love their service too! Fast and easy to get in, eat, and get out!

Date of visit: July 2017
Reviewed July 10, 2017

This is a small place 2 blocks from train station, I think I counted 7 tables and the take out line was out the door. We were lucky to get a seat. The hamburgers are not a greasy burger they were cooked to perfection. The...fries were crispy and also no greasy taste. Who ever makes the slaw and chili knows what they are doing.More

Date of visit: July 2017
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