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Duke's Grill

1114 Concord Ave, Monroe, NC 28110-3108
+1 704-283-4960
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“onion rings” (10 reviews)
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1114 Concord Ave, Monroe, NC 28110-3108
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I didn't discover until I was an adult that my dad owned this place in 1948 when he was 18 years old. It was called Rushing's then. They are famous for hamburgers and fries. Just one of those small town dives that have turned into...More

Thank Srmaxwell65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dukes Grill is a local legend in Monroe......small place but the burgers are awesome. Try one with everything on it including cole slaw. Local family runs this restaurant......you will not be disappointed. They also serve breakfast.

Thank KarenG1960
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food is delicious! It is great! I had the chicken sandwich and fries. Also, had the burgers and all were fabulous! Melt in your mouth burgers!

Thank Diane V
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I try to get over there often because they have the best burgers in town. If you have not been there you need to try them out

Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Was featured on Travel Channel and well worth the visit. Yummy beer battered onion rings and definitely homemade patties not that frozen stuff found elsewhere. Lunch buddy was not as impressed but agreed it was still good. Crowded at lunchtime so if you don't like...More

Thank stkGA
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

I grew up eating at Duke's and it has maintained the high quality and great taste for decades! A quaint and friendly atmosphere is trumped only by the perfect burgers! Fries are the best and compliment a loaded or carolina classic style meaty masterpiece! I...More

Thank jonathan b
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I had read about this restaurant in a magazine. My husband and I decided to take a drive and check it out. It is a small place and definitely was still very crowded around 1:00. Service was great. Never once ran out of something to...More

Thank Kecia W
Reviewed 23 May 2017

This review is called 'karma' and it is teaching us to avoid Dukes Grill. I went into Dukes on a recommendation from a neighbor on where to buy a good burger. Their $6 burger will turn into a $14 burger pretty quickly... these hucksters charge...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

They cook the largest round paddy of hamburger meat you have to stretch your mouth to eat. One thing for sure-it is mandatory that you turn your cell phone off while you are there; the owner will tell you to go outside if you make...More

Thank laneypat
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This is a comfort food old time diner type of place that specializes in well prepared breakfasts and burger type food. Customers are friendly and that buzz word, "diversity," applies to the clientele. I love their silence your cell phone policy. The wait staff is...More

Thank 1NCfoodie
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Tim J
10 December 2015|
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Response from jamaicaparrothead | Reviewed this property |
Yes take cards. Enjoy an excellent burger!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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