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Pharaoh's at the Museum

5 E Edenton St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1011
+1 919-807-7879
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average28%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (5 reviews)
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American, Fast food
5 E Edenton St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1011
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After having visited both local museums, we were hungry! Pharaoh's fit the bill nicely. The food is made to order, was fresh and tasty. The diner sort of resembles a cross between a fifties diner and Pharaoh's Tomb. Come during lunch hour and you're sure...More

Thank sardonicynic
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Great burgers ! Fresh and tasty, my kids love the fresh squeezed lemonade and always want to go here. Friendly people

Thank Noel T
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

This little diner is next to the museums. Good burgers and dogs. Clean. Nice place for a quick lunch.

Thank ScarlettandRhett
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This is a great little short order diner near the legislature building and the NC Natural Science museum and NC History Museum. The burgers and dogs are great, and I enjoy the cheesesteak as well. They have a lot of other sandwich options as well....More

Thank Bz3rk
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is a cute little diner that I happened to find that was across from the museum of history. It was crowded the day I went which generally indicates it is good and it was, friendly staff, a little slow but worth the wait.

Thank campm0m
Reviewed 26 July 2016

A delicious quick lunch to enjoy on your museum visit. Adjacent to the History Museum and within easy walking distance to the Science Museum, Pharaoh's is an excellent stop for lunch.

Thank FMCgigi
Reviewed 26 July 2016

My family and I visited the history museum on vacation this past June. we ate here for lunch because of its location next to the museum. It is small, and it was very crowded. The lines were also long. The food was typical fast food...More

Thank jwmcrazynurse
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This is a nice fast food joint at the North Carolina Museum of Natural History in downtown Raleigh, NC. It offers up pretty decent swiss burgers in a setting that looks like a retro diner - with its red and white chairs with a Pharaoh's...More

Thank InvestCaribbean
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here while touring history museum. Just a chicken salad sandwich which was ok. They charged 35 cents for a cup of water. The sandwich board advertised Lays potato chips but served Wise potato chips. Only open 11-2.

Thank ebfk
Reviewed 12 May 2016

This restaurant is okay. It's good, just not great. I don't really have anything bad to say about the place, it's just average in my opinion. The service was quick and pleasant. The restaurant was clean when I arrived. By the look and feel, it...More

Thank qngardner
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Takeout, Seating
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Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 E Edenton St, Raleigh, NC 27601-1011
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-807-7879
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