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Bull City Burger and Brewery

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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107 East Parrish Street, Durham, NC 27701
+1 919-680-2333
Today
11:11 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:11 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:11 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:11 - 23:00
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Tucson, Arizona
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

BCBB, as it's known, is a decent place. The hamburgers are tasty and the fries are good. However the price of two beers ($4.85 ea), a burger ($14), and fries ($2.85) is quite expensive. If you sit at the bar then you can order food there. If you don't, then you have to wait in line to order. You sit... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like fresh, it won't get any better. We went early evening so the the weekend activities had not yet begun. The staff was friendly and helpful with "things in the area to do" even with the snowy weather. The Burgers delicious and I appreciated the beer brewed locally.

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Thank j c
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was in town for business and went here for dinner. Great burger, all ingredients are locally sourced which they have information cards on the table detailing where each ingredient on the burger comes from. Great atmosphere, neat touch using the Ball jars for drinks.

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Thank servicetech17
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The kids love the place. I think the beer is outstanding - especially the more traditional beers. I enjoy those far more than the ones made out of sweet potatoes. The kids really like the burgers - i think the portions have gotten smaller over time and the burger quality has dipped from outstanding to just very good. But, still... More 

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Thank Merrick B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love BCBB. Always have a great meal here- the food is super fresh and locally sourced. Atmosphere is loud but fun and great for families or group of friends. Long communal tables encourage conversation between different parties.

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Durham, North Carolina
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Made reservations for a large group to go here for a friends birthday. Everyone in our group ordered food and beer for dinner. Our table even had three beer towers! Although the food was great, the party was having a great time and we were finishing up our meal when the manager informed me that we had reached our time... More 

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Thank skppyjac
Pfafftown, NC
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66 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stopped here for lunch during a quick trip to Durham because I was in the mood for a good burger and Bull City Burger did not disappoint. When you walk in the door, you have two options for seating and ordering - either at the counter and take a seat at one of the long communal tables and they... More 

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Thank Hill_Runner_NC
Durham, North Carolina
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

welcoming and pleasant place to visit.those requireing food there is a variety to choose from. close to the tourist information centre

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Thank John141
Durham, North Carolina
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201 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

This restaurant is "on my map" so periodically I stop in for a quick bite. There is a build your own burger option using lettuce instead of a bun, which is a nice option for me. There is an option for sweet potato fries or a salad instead of ordinary French fries. On my last visit, I skipped the burger... More 

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Thank Sharron H
Michigan
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

The burger was amazing, the environment was so cool! I really enjoyed all the signs. I built my own burger and I really liked the flavors! I also got a sweet potato and it was very delicious. I wish they had one in Michigan, I would be a frequent customer!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:11 - 21:00
Monday
11:11 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:11 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:11 - 22:00
Thursday
11:11 - 22:00
Friday
11:11 - 23:00
Saturday
11:11 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 East Parrish Street, Durham, NC 27701
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-680-2333
Description
Bull City Burger and Brewery is a locally owned, independent restaurant and craft brewery located at 107 East Parrish Street in downtown Durham, NC. We opened March 2011. The restaurant serves lunch and dinner 7 days per week with approximately 90 seats inside plus 60 seats of outside year round patio dining. We offer family friendly dining with a children's play area, as well as a semi-private meeting room for business gatherings, events and presentations all within full view of our own brewery. The restaurant is very much "farm-to-fork," working closely with North Carolina pasture-raised beef farmers supplying beef with no added hormones and antibiotic-free, that we grind daily to make our hamburgers and all-beef hotdogs. We work with other farmers growing vegetables such as tomatoes, cucumbers for pickles, and lettuce. The menu is streamlined with nearly everything produced on-site including house made buns, sauerkraut and bacon. We use no artificial sweeteners, no high fructose corn syrup, and no hydrogenated oils. We like to say we are like fine dining in a burger joint. We make the mustard, the slaw, the pickles, the mayo, the aioli, the hotdogs, the relish, the...

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