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Brown Gardner Fountain

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2101 N Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27408-5193
(336) 275-3267
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Greensboro, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Walk in this place and it looks like it was stuck in the 60's. The service is great, food is fresh and the prices reflect a great value. A must for those within the area. Great place - it survived all those years because it a great place...

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Everything is there - the throwback, neighborhood soda shop atmosphere (stools snaking along a worn, but clean counter; a booth or two, a few tables, with one large communal table where the gray haired gentlemen gather for coffee and such); a functioning pharmacy with no drive thru; displays of sundries (you know, drug store stuff) actually for sale; a magazine... More 

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north carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

I love to eat lunch here if I am in the area. French fries are my favorite. Old fashion down home food. Everything is good. The parking lot is very small, but I usually find a parking place on the street. Prices very reasonable and service quick.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012 via mobile

Best greasy spoon in town! Love the people, the food and the price! Great place for sandwiches and fries!

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

Fun soda shop atmosphere. Total greasy spoon that is fabulous and fun at the same time! This is a local place in our community and it fills up fast so get there early!

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Greensboro, NC; Nyack, NY, and Knoxville, TN
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2008

A favorite of those from the Irving Park/Lake Jeanette area. It's mostly regulars. The food is cheap but good. It's mostly an older crowd and high school aged kids (Page High is less than a mile away). The staff is friendly and they have great limeade and cherry cokes. If you're looking for a quick, cheap lunch, BG is the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2101 N Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27408-5193
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greensboro
  • Phone Number: (336) 275-3267

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?