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The Cook Shack

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1901 W Memorial Highway, Union Grove, NC 28689
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

We went on Saturday morning (10/31/15) and found it closed. Ended up going to the restaurant just up the street. In the course of things we asked about the Cook Shack, the folks there said that their understanding is that it is closed permanently.

1 Thank BeeDub2013
Roanoke, Virginia
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015 via mobile

I guess I didn't read the reviews close enough. We stopped on Friday for lunch, knocked on the door and were told they are only open on Saturday. Bummer! A good suggestion would be hours posted in the description.

5 Thank MollyK1948
Harmony, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

Bluegrass history......if you want to grab a bite to eat and listen to some wonderful live bluegrass music then this is the perfect place on a Saturday morning or afternoon.

Thank LisaT6792014
Statesville, North Carolina, United States
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79 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We arrived about 8:45 and were seated right away in a small booth. It's a close fit for 4, but most groups did have 4 people. The livermush, country ham, and grits were all tasty and southern favorites. The food is all home-cooked right in front of you as you can gaze at all the family and singing memorabilia on... More 

Thank GinaGoneAgain
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014 via mobile

Now been three Saturday mornings (only time they open right now) and the pancakes and omelets, the grilled cheese and burgers, the service, the smiles and the music are all outstanding. A magical experience we had no idea was so close to home. Will go back again and again and have begun to invite friends to meet us there. Saturday... More 

5 Thank gratefulgma
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Amazing that you can experience delicious food with live, wonderful bluegrass music just a few feet away. Our entire family enjoyed the experience. Will definitely be stopping in more often!

2 Thank tcbridges
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

If you like bluegrass you will love this place. Walk into a friendly little cook shack (that is exactly what it is) and meet Pal, Miles and all their talented and down to earth customers. On Saturday stay for the jam session. Musicians stream in and out joining in on the music so either play or sit down and have... More 

7 Thank Cheemy
Davidson, North Carolina
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

Get a cheeseburger all the way, outstanding. And of course with tater tots. Coke in the bottle. A bluegrass staple in the Old North State. And Sat. breakfast with live music is another treat. Have visited with friends, with family, and on business lunch. Fun spot that is worth driving a couple of miles off of I-77 to see. A... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1901 W Memorial Highway, Union Grove, NC 28689
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Union Grove
  • Phone Number: 704-539-4353

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