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Duke's Grill

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1114 Concord Ave, Monroe, NC 28110-3108
+1 704-283-4960
06:00 - 20:00
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Monroe, North Carolina
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best burger in town, the cook does not skimp on the meat and with all the trimmings and don't forget onion rings or fries and if course the "sweet tea". And be careful, you will probably run into your neighbor.

Thank laneypat
Monroe, North Carolina
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

So many places are trying to re-create what can't be. Only time can make a place classic with its decor, service approach and of course, the food. Dukes has been a fixture in Monroe for decades. Their burgers are all patted out by hand and made to order. Chili, slaw, onion is the standard "all the way". Onion rings are... More 

Thank Butzbach2015
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Let's get this out of the way: The burgers here are excellent, just as have been described by other reviewers and even Gourmet or some other foodie magazine. Yada yada yada. But Duke's Grill has also become known for its no cellphone policy, which has been modified the last few years to allow cellphones but no talking on them -... More 

3 Thank John L
Monroe, North Carolina
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Whether you want it all the way -ketchup, mustard, onions, chili and slaw or something different; you will enjoy it with French fries or Onion Rings. Just don't plan use your cell phone-not allowed by owner-best thing for his customers.

Thank laneypat
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Favorite local place for lunch. Yummy, juicy burgers; great onion rings and quaint home town feeling!

Thank Mimi C
Charlotte, NC
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240 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 318 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

After snow this past weekend and temperatures in the low 70’s today, I decided that a short drive and lunch would be in order. Wearing Bermudas and a short sleeved shirt and jogging shoes, I headed toward Monroe, NC. It was about a 20 minute drive and I wanted Southern Comfort Food in the form of a Hamburger.---Duke’s was my... More 

2 Thank 1NCfoodie
Monroe, North Carolina
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113 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

I finally made it to Dukes! Great place, good burger, super service, and all around great lunch spot. Fries were perfect, as was the burger. I will frequent this place in the future!

Thank Keith B
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Best cheeseburgers in Monroe. Also great onion rings or fries. Service is exceptional! A little pricey, but still great...

1 Thank Lana H
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Everyone who eats here loves it. Their burgers are excellent and so are their fries. It's a tiny place so don't plan on bringing many people along. And, leave your phone off cause you can't use it inside.

1 Thank Travellover2017
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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Thick burger. Toppings are cost per piece. Can add up. Fries are crinkly Nd good. Sweet tea is good. Kind of $ but definitely worth every penny!

1 Thank Julie E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1114 Concord Ave, Monroe, NC 28110-3108
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Monroe
  • Phone Number: +1 704-283-4960

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