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Hap's Grill

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116 1/2 N Main St, Salisbury, NC 28144-4336
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Salisbury, North Carolina
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hamburgers, hot dog and bottled drinks (esp Cheerwine!) and that is it in this very small storefront but there is usually a line out the door! You haven't been to Salisbury if you haven't been to Haps.

Thank dick583
Charlotte, North Carolina
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126 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Haps makes their burgers and hot dogs like most of the drive-ins I experienced as a child. If you remember the late 50s and 60s drive-ins and crave a dog "all the way" give Haps a try!

Thank Gary S
Salisbury, United States
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is the place to eat at a minimum once a week. There's nothing like a good hot dog with great chili.

Thank Angela L
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I need to visit them again soon, it's just been too long to taken their wonderful chili dog. It's basically a very small hole in the building, and the line can get long, but it's worth a bit of a wait. Go for it!

Thank Kathee S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I used to eat at a place called saleebys which was across the street many many years ago,probably 60 some years ago.They had the best hotdogs and the chilli was very similar to haps.I used to take my grandfather there every sat. for a hotdog"all the way" haps brought back so many memories of eating at saleebys..when I go to... More 

Thank 414patsyk
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I know that people love this place, however I do not! I felt like I needed to take a shower after I left!!! The hotdog was fried and greasy! I had to throw half of it away because it was so greasy!! A total waste of money. The smell of the chili will knock you down as soon as you... More 

Thank Taska G
Salisbury, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Famous for their hotdogs, I prefer the hamburgers smothered in chili. The chili is so good I get a pint to take home often. The line may be long, but the service is fast. Try a Cheerwine slushy!

Thank Gdiddyof2
Concord, NC
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100 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

If you want cheap eats, Haps is your place. Get a burger or a hot dog all the way with chili, onions and mustard. No ketchup here. And as long as you're there, why not get two burgers or two dogs? Or one of each. And wash it all down with a Cheerwine. It's Salisbury's best, so don't miss it!

Thank Mongo1234
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8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

A great burger in downtown Salisbury! There is no place to sit inside but on a beautiful NC day who would want to be inside. Make sure you get your order with a Cheerwine for the true Salisbury experience.

Thank Michael B
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

We had to check out Haps after hearing so much about it. We have been to Ward's Grill in Whiteville and understand that Hap''s was modeled after it. Well they hit it spot on!! The whole concept right down to the chili reminded us of Ward's. Enjoyed the food and all of the friendly folks we met while standing in... More 

Thank mad4nc

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Fast Food
Restaurant features
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 1/2 N Main St, Salisbury, NC 28144-4336
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Salisbury
  • Phone Number: 704-633-5872

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