Blake's Grill

617 Hicks St, Durham
(919) 797-1006


Reviews for Blake's Grill

Like many, I was saddened to see Wimpy’s close and fairly skeptical about Blake’s being any sort of replacement. Honestly, outside of some subtle changes, like curly fries, it really is the same great place. The burger is amazing. I really can’t tell a difference. Dogs are still great too. Have not been in for breakfast. They have added a bit of outdoor seating. Remember your cash!

Blake, the new owner is very friendly. But watch out, he will overcharge you. He adds everything in his head and it’s often wrong. When asked how much an egg and cheese biscuit was since it’s not on the menu, there was quite a long pause before he said it was $4.00 which is the same price as a sausage, egg and cheese biscuit. When I questioned that, he said it was $3.00 but in the final adding, I was charged an extra dollar. He reminds me of the old school concession full review
Straight up, the best burger I've ever had. I had the pleasure of meeting Blake behind the counter today. I ordered a cheeseburger with my favorite toppings and a side of curly fries. $7.50 was the cost of arguably best lunch I have had in years. Friends encouraged me to go here because it was the home of wimpy's. A renowned landmark of Durham. Turns out, Blake hired the cook who made Wimpy's famous. This was probably the best dining experience I have had in years despite full review

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Monday 7AM - 2PM
Tuesday 7AM - 2PM
Wednesday 7AM - 2PM
Thursday 7AM - 2PM
Friday 7AM - 2PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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