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Don's Original - CLOSED

2545 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-3120
+1 585-244-2080
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good59%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
6 Oct 2014
“Great hot dogs”
7 Feb 2014
“Closed!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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American, Fast food
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2545 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-3120
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1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 7 October 2014

Get a hot dog with the works and a hamburger with the works. I stop there every time I go to Rochester.

Reviewed 8 February 2014

Don's closed a few weeks ago. Will reopen soon as another site for Tom Wahl's - another local burger & fries place. some might consider this an upgrade! contractors hard at work doing the remodeling required.

Reviewed 3 February 2014

Don's Original is definitely one of the best burgers anywhere in the world and at such a great price. The buttery delicious burger, perfectly crisp fries and great milkshakes are a treat when you need something wonderful and greasy. I only wish they were open...More

Reviewed 23 November 2013

One of my fondest memories of my years in Rochester (when I was college age in the late l960's) was going to Don and Bob's for burgers and frozen custard. So, when I drove through Rochester a couple of weeks ago, I decided to see...More

Reviewed 19 October 2013

Wish we'd tried their food, but only wanted something sweet. Our server laughed when we asked for Jimmies instead of calling them Sprinkles:)

Reviewed 3 October 2013

The Steak Burger was surprisingly good. The French Fries were perfect. Price was moderate. Too bad about the television above us blaring a football game.

Reviewed 7 July 2013

I just don't get it...I live in one of the premier regions of the country and we don't have a Don's? What's wrong with this picture? One of my friends, whose husband hails from Brighton, told me about Don's. We tried to find it, and...More

Reviewed 2 July 2013

Admittedly, I'm nostalgic as we went to the original Don & Bobs when I was in school. NOT much in the world is better than Chocolate Almond Fudge ice cream. Burgers are still the same as 40 years ago...if you like 5 guys, you'll love...More

Reviewed 27 June 2013

While we didn't have a meal, my daughter and I both loved the frozen custard. We had generous portions and it was delicious. The place also had a great, old timey feel to it and the staff was pleasant.

Reviewed 9 April 2013

Everywhere I have traveled to there is a place that everyone knows and frequents. A local place that you as a patron can depend on. Don's Original for most Rochesterians is that kind of place. I believe if you are looking for a great burger...More

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Restaurant Details

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USD 5 - USD 10
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2545 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-3120
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-244-2080
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