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Cook Out

1607 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27511-5928
+1 919-319-5414
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good36%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“burgers” (18 reviews)
“bbq plate” (2 reviews)
“hush puppies” (3 reviews)
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American, Fast food, Barbecue
1607 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27511-5928
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had burgers, chicken strips, hush puppies, coleslaw, and onion rings as well as vanilla shakes. Food was fast, hot, tasty, and eat in your car or take back to work. The shakes are so think you need to eat them with a spoon until they...More

Thank Stallone1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife, niece, and myself had lunch at Cook Out today and was exceptionally good. The food was fresh, hot, and tasty. Not to mention excellent prices

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Great little fast food eat out place. Prices are very good with fresh food. Great takeout & workers.

Thank tonyac715
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Caramel walnut shake was great. Lots of food for 5 bucks. Chicken strips better than burgers. That place is a gold mine. Constant line sometimes a whole block down walnut st and it has 2 drive thru's and walk up window. One nite I could...More

Thank heyheypaulaSc
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

I had a burger, hush puppies and a milk shake. It was super yummy!! The service was fast and there were tons of choices!!

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We dashed in for lunch - awkward ordering - the person on the other end of the speaker couldn't hear us well, and got part of our order wrong. The hamburgers, fries & other sides were forgettable - have had much better at other fast...More

Reviewed 25 May 2017

my favorite chargrilled burger - from Triad to Triangle they all taste the same - fabolous shakes (a bit small) but BIG on taste, where are my car keys - headed there now! A family favorite for more than 20 years - keep up the...More

1  Thank Ed C
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This cook-out is strictly a drive-thru or walk-up, no place to eat your food. If you need time to review the menu and decide what you want, you will almost certainly hold up the drive-thru line. If you have to wait in line, bring up...More

1  Thank Rich H
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped here to grab a bite. Ordered the BBQ plate of pulled park with hush puppies and slaw. WARNING: This is not the BBQ you are looking for! This is some odd interpretation of traditional BBQ. They put tabasco sauce or some other brand of...More

Thank GumboSnow
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Delicious food and fantastic shakes. Prices are extremely reasonable. You can get a full meal spending a little over five dollars. Well worth the visit.

Thank LMenard0215
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 12:00 AM
10:30 AM - 1:00 AM
10:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1607 Walnut St, Cary, NC 27511-5928
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cary
  • Phone Number: +1 919-319-5414
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