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Watts Grocery

1116 Broad St, Ste 100, Durham, NC 27705-3583
+1 919-416-5040
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (38 reviews)
“ribeye” (16 reviews)
“cobb salad” (11 reviews)
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American, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1116 Broad St, Ste 100, Durham, NC 27705-3583
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here Oct 6, with 4 friends. Everyone had a great meal, the duck breast looked great (a friend had that). Nice atmosphere, very nice selection of bourbon from the bar. Great service, very attentive waitstaff.

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 5 September 2017

The private room that we had our dinner party needs a serious upgrade. It was very hard to hear conversations even across the table. The food was very good and we all ordered from the menu. They allow special requests which added to the experience...More

Thank Hamara
Reviewed 28 August 2017

My wife and I went to this restaurant for dinner yesterday. We were seated promptly, and our server showed up quickly. My wife and I both ordered cocktails. It took FOREVER to get our drinks. At one point the server came over to take our...More

Thank joerusnak
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Probably fourth visit to Watts, so it is time I got around to writing a review. First time for brunch, which had a lot of great choices. Recommend the flying pepper bloody mary if you like pepper. The fried chicken on an open faced biscuit...More

Thank Jim N
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I've been here 3x and it's always been VERY delicious and fresh, locally sourced. a yummy twist on southern food. the menu is fairly small and rotates so check online before you go! also it's about $60-70 for 2 people, which is a bit more...More

Thank Anasoma
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I hadn't eaten at Watts Grocery in quite a number of years. It was a favorite when it first opened and then somehow got pushed off the list. And with all of the new restaurants opening downtown it is easy to forget about Watts Grocery....More

Thank Holly R
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Delicious! Shrimp 'n grits and fried green tomato sandwich yumminess. Small menu but great southern food.

Thank mab7150
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We met with another couple and had a lovely dinner. We all had different things, and we all loved what we had. The presentation was beautiful too. The wine was also excellent. BUT something really annoyed us. The waitress had been courteous until the end,...More

Thank Fivedanes
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

I have a sensitivity to onions and must avoid them. I've visited twice now and asked for advice on what to order. They always answer that they can avoid them in what I choose. Both times they returned significantly later with "not this and not...More

Thank BryanMorris
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We headed to Durham to cheer at a collegiate track meet and needed to fuel up first. Great exterior and interior setting. We sat at a tall table near the window. Shrimp, cucumber, and avocado bruschetta started things off for us. What it lacked in...More

Thank Jennie H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1116 Broad St, Ste 100, Durham, NC 27705-3583
    (Club Blvd)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-416-5040
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