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Wimpy's Grill

617 Hicks St, Durham, NC 27705-3910
+1 919-286-4380
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (8 reviews)
“chili” (2 reviews)
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Fast food, American
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LOCATION
617 Hicks St, Durham, NC 27705-3910
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1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The local told me about this place - a walk up the counter to order your food. No place to seat - you can take it with you or eat in the parking lot (inside/outside your car). Arrived early ~11:30am 'ish, the line started to...More

Thank Eindhovenha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The garbage burger was really good. The sweet tea was also great. Will have to say the banana pudding was a biggggg disappointment.

Thank Jarrett L
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Got there at about 11:30 on a Friday morning was not busy but service was excellent and friendly. Don't come here if you're not hungry cuz the food is good it's reasonably priced and the garbage burger is very very very messy. Grab plenty of...More

Thank ED B
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Healthy? Oh hell no! One of the best burgers you will ever have? Oh yeah! A favorite of locals - open for lunch only.

Thank Allen M
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Not sure what the hype is about this place. Except maybe the concept of ordering your food and eating in your car. The food was ago and good prices. The chili and slaw had good flavor but the burger it's self didn't have any flavor....More

1  Thank Hope S
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

😱 was getting car repaired next door. Cash only, so I had to traipse to find an ATM . Was worth the traipsing and the wait! Larry., the owner, is a full on comedian! Nice unpretentious burger shack!

Thank TheAviatorRJ
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

One of the best hot dog and hamburger joints in the state! Cash only and made to go, grab some extra napkins and pick a spot to sit on the curb because it's so good it never lasts on the ride home!

Thank Be C
Reviewed 18 April 2016

we saw the place on the tarheel traveler and went. we each had a hamburger and shared some fries. then we each had a hotdog and onion rings. everything was really good. plus free tea refills. we ate in the pick up. tons of locals...More

Thank gary a
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed the food, we shared the garbage burger and small fry. Burger was messy and yummy! Will return. Don't forget they only accept CASH!

Thank MoranCann
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Blink and you'll miss this little hometown gem. Their rise to national fame was the garbage burger, but all of their selection is just as good if not better. Plan to wait a bit, its good food, not fast food. Parking is limited and it...More

1  Thank Ksamuels71
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 617 Hicks St, Durham, NC 27705-3910
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-286-4380
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