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Parker and Otis

112 S Duke St, Durham, NC 27701-3172
+1 919-683-3200
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (47 reviews)
“shrimp blt” (11 reviews)
“sandwiches” (40 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
112 S Duke St, Durham, NC 27701-3172
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141 - 150 of 170 reviews

Reviewed 28 September 2012

Selections were OK. Items on the menu and off the shelf were just way overpriced. P&O may stand for poor and out of money.

Thank JPSaleebyMD
Reviewed 17 September 2012

Amazing store/restaurant! I had read reviews in Bon Appetit as well as online so when I went to Durham this was a must. My favorite thing in life is a really good sandwich and that is what I got! I got the pimento cheese sandwich...More

Thank bonvivantmarie
Reviewed 25 August 2012

Visited Parker and Otis for breakfast with a group of friends. Parker and Otis is an eclectic store/deli with a wide selection of food and gifts for sale. Lovely place to browse. It also has a deli serving food throughout the day. We went for...More

Thank cdab
Reviewed 16 July 2012

Parker and otis is a great restaurant - good food and a great atmosphere. We always eat outside and the food never disappoints us. The cutsy shop is lots of fun.

1  Thank Dasher6
Reviewed 28 June 2012

I love the atmosphere of Parker and Otis--it has a little old time shop to look around in as well as a set-up that is distinct from other restaurants. There is plenty of outside seating as well, making them dog friendly. The food is great--mainly...More

Thank Nyx A
Reviewed 23 June 2012

We spent four days in Durham visiting our daughter and ate here twice. We loved the outdoor seating area. You're under cover so it's not in direct sun. This is not a tourist destination (although it should be), it's a local eatery that offers interesting...More

Thank prmac
Reviewed 12 June 2012

Had a good, basic lunch for an okay lunch. Will try again.

Thank Deborah N
Reviewed 11 June 2012

Great sandwiches and salads.... fresh and tasty! Plus a store full of delights for kitchen or foodies

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 29 March 2012

Ok, too many fun things to look at in their shop and you get to eat creative food too. We sampled a few sandwiches - Shrimp BLT, Turkey w/mango chutney, bacon, lettuce, red onion, yellow cheddar on sourdough and Tomato & mozzarella w/ mixed greens,...More

Thank Parisianophile
Reviewed 26 March 2012

My extended family and I went for lunch on a Saturday. We ordered the broccoli soup and a grilled cheese, a chicken and tuna sandwich and potatoe salad. The broccoli soup was almost inedible. They charged us double for the chicken sandwich and even though...More

Thank PB62757
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 S Duke St, Durham, NC 27701-3172
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-683-3200
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