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Walker's Soda Fountain

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American, Diner
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175 N Main St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-3807
+1 336-786-4006
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Today
11:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Mon 11:00 - 17:00
Wed - Sat 11:00 - 17:00
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Cape Coral, Florida
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The owner waited on us he is so kind and friendly. The burgers were great and the baskets of fries were to die for. The Cheerwine was amazing. Next time we are in town we'll be back.

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Thank Ibavolfan
Edmore
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180 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

stopped here at farmfest had a real good chocolate malt took a long time to get it they wasent very busy came time to pay bill took along time for someone to quit talking long enough tocome to register finially guy with hat finially came not to impressed

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North Carolina
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109 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just stopped in for a milkshake and it was very good with whipped cream and cherry on top. It could have been a little thicker. They have the old soda fountain appliances which were fun to look at and they still use them. People were friendly.

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Thank edb121212
Plymouth, Michigan
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112 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is just like the places I recall from the 1950s and 60s. Friendly folks. The prices are modern day, of course. Great strawberry shake.

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Thank Brookie69
Knoxville, TN
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our visit here!! The owner (David) is amazing and spent about an hour talking to us about all things Andy Griffith. We went on a Friday, and it was not that busy. We stopped in on Saturday just to say hi and it was crazy busy. The banana split was fantastic. My husband had a cheeseburger and fries,... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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61 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a cute little main street in Mount Airy otherwise known as "Mayberry". After walking through some cute shops we decided to try Walker's soda Fountain for some ice cold lemonade. It was the best I've ever had. They were even willing to tell me how they made it. We didn't order any food but if their food was as... More 

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Thank Kimber C
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Walkers Soda Fountain and had the BLT with a Coca-Cola. A choolate malt topped off the meal. Highly recommended.

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Thank Netgain2001
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12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

I was just passing through and decided to stop for an ice cream. This place is a great bit of Americana. The whole town has great old time charm. Everyone was very nice. The ice cream was good. I had already eaten lunch, but interestingly enough I was told by two separate people in town that this place has the... More 

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Thank Matt M
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

The friendly staff can't be beat. Ice cream, milkshakes and much more. Wish places like this was everywhere

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Thank AAIN13
Winnipeg, Canada
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Like a step back to the soda bar days. Service was quick and we had a good burger and blt. An old man volnteers there and just greets people and clears tables! The staff are friendly. The washroom is from years a go. It was clean but really out dated. I guess their codes allow it? I would go back... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Monday
11:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 17:00
Thursday
11:00 - 17:00
Friday
11:00 - 17:00
Saturday
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 N Main St, Mount Airy, NC 27030-3807
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Mount Airy
  • Phone Number: +1 336-786-4006
Description
Old fashioned soda fountain - new ownership - use old fashioned glass bowls/dishes. Also serve hotdogs and a couple of other small sandwiches.

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