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Grub Brothers Eatery

) #2 of 50 Restaurants in Washington $$ - $$$ American, ,
156 W Main St, Washington, NC 27889-4951
+1 252-940-4782
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
10:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
156 W Main St, Washington, NC 27889-4951
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a late lunch with a group of 8. The host recommended some great appetizers and jumped through hoops to verify that the hotdogs were all beef before we placed our orders. The Fried Sampler and Nachos were both popular. Fries were good. Plan...More

Thank Shane T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there Friday night for an early dinner. My shrimp tacos were amazing and my nieces reuben sandwich was excellent. Our server Chris was terrific. He was very attentive without being a pain. He kept our drinks filled and gave all around great service. Will...More

Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Nice little bar , with a nice dining area also. Nice selection of food at a moderate price. Right in historic Washington North Carolina on Main Street.

Thank GTLightning
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We had been digging for fossils with the grandchildren in Aurora and my wife said she wanted to grab a late lunch in L'il Washington, on a Sunday. My son-in-law pulled up restaurants and found that Grub Brothers was open. Got the nachos with pulled...More

Thank ProfBAM
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Ate lunch here because several people told us about it. What we liked: 1. Free parking. 2. Table by the window. What we didn't like: 1. The food was OK; generally forgettable. 2. The menu is designed to stand out among other restaurants, but we...More

1  Thank Ginny000
Joan M, Owner at Grub Brothers Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Ginny000 I am glad you enjoyed the convience of the free parking at Grub Brothers Eatery. It is nice to beabke to be seated in the front window. We had fun with the menu and have never had a complaint about it being too funky😊...More

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Uncomfortably warm to start with. They were out of the beer I ordered and it was only 5:00 Friday. Philly cheese sandwich had about an ounce of meat and little cheese. Never got a second glass of water. 0 for 3 on meals hereMore

1  Thank John R
Joan M, Owner at Grub Brothers Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

John, We change our beer selection when our kegs run out. Let us know what your favorite beer is and we can get it in for you. I hope you spoke to your server about your sandwich. We can alway add extra cheese. I am...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

We were in Washington on Sunday around lunch and found this restaurant open! We were greeted at the door with a smile and given a table right next to the sidewalk but inside! We loved looking at the buildings along the street. The food was...More

Thank memecoble
Joan M, Owner at Grub Brothers Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 22 May 2017

Thank you so much for dining with us!

Reviewed 22 April 2017

always a great place for quick lunch. Killer burgers and fries. I am sad that they no longer have the shrimp burger.

Thank R C C
Joan M, Owner at Grub Brothers Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thanks for dinning at Grubs! We took our Shrimp in a Blanket off the menu this past winter. We can always make you a Shrimp Burger anytime. Thank you for your review! Joan

Reviewed 24 March 2017

My sweetheart is not from Washington, so I took her to Grub Brothers for their famous Southern Belle hamburger. It really is good with the pimento cheese and fried green tomato. She enjoyed her Southern Belle. I ordered the Country Fried Steak with Mac&Cheese and...More

Thank TracyW610
Joan M, Owner at Grub Brothers Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

I am so glad your sweetheart enjoyed our Southern Belle. We make our pimento cheese and hand batter our fried green tomatoes. We are sorry you were unhappy with your meal. It should come out piping hot and it's not asking too much. We do...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We started with the peel and eat shrimp....Yum! When finished we decided on the Tijuana Philly wrap and the Aloha BBQ Sliders and they were delicious accompanied by sweet potato fries and regular fries. All was a pleasant surprise. Fun atmosphere with great music.

Thank Gecco95
Joan M, Owner at Grub Brothers Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thank you for dinning with us!!! Grubs

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Bonnie K
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Response from Joan M | Property representative |
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18 January 2015|
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Response from Joan M | Property representative |
We do not get our food from China. China maybe a food importer. We do not sell anything imported from China.That review was not accurate. Thanks for asking and if you would like to speak to us further please do not hesitate... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 156 W Main St, Washington, NC 27889-4951
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Washington
  • Phone Number: +1 252-940-4782
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Located in the heart of the downtown Washington Historic District you will find Grub Brothers Eatery. We are a Local restaurant known for its twist on it's Southern and Cajun Cuisine. It’s friendly and upbeat atmosphere gives our Grub Brothers and Sisters the perfect southern hospitality experience. Grub Brothers Eatery enhances your dining experience with warm and inviting private or semi -private dining areas and a full service bar. Whatever the occasion; weddings, family reunions, business meetings, birthdays, class reunions or special celebrations, Grub Brothers Eatery is the place to celebrate, and we look forward to celebrating with you. “We Celebrate…Well….Everything!” Fun & Friendly Restaurant Open 7 Days, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Full Bar, Wine, Craft Beer, Outside Seating,Takeout,
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