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King's Sandwich Shop

4.6

701 Foster St
Durham, NC 27701
Phone: (919) 682-0071
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Photo of Gorjan Mitrushevski Gorjan Mitrushevski
Nov 6, 2022 5

The best sandwich place in Durham. Everything you try is top notch. I've had the burger, crispy chicken, grilled chicken, philly... Definitely best tater tots you can find anywhere! I always order fries or tater tots with extra seasoning because they use a mix of spices that is amazing! And their Kings sauce is to die for! Just remember this: they are open 11-4.

Photo of Glen Doe Glen Doe
Oct 12, 2022 5

Where do I start? The food is relatively inexpensive for the portion sizes you get and the food is always cooked to order. The taste is incredible as it is standard burger shack joint and for that reason you can come here and expect a traditional burger, fries and shake meal that knows what it is and does not try to be anything more and focuses more on the quality of the taste which they have nailed it. If you are looking for a quick bite that is not only filling and tasty. Head on over here !!

Photo of Emilio Guzman Cisneros Emilio Guzman Cisneros
Jul 28, 2022 5

This place is popping, a constant line of people ordering at lunch time. The beef hotdog got me wanting another one and the tater tots are crispy on the outside and soft on the inside, just right! Definitely coming back for a burger and one of their sandwiches! Took me way too long to check this place out. Highly recommend!

Photo of Aaron Provost Aaron Provost
Jul 21, 2022 5

Best burger in town. There is no other. This is it. If you can get there for lunch, you should. All the time. Just stop bringing your lunch to work. You should be giving these people your money instead of whatever your nutritionist told you to eat today. Stop wasting your life. Go eat these burgers.

Photo of Justin Lai Justin Lai
Jul 2, 2022 5

King’s was a great experience. They get thru the busy line of lunch goers pretty quickly. But if you decide to come during lunch, expect a decent crowd. The menu has the spectrum of grill foods- though when I went they didn’t have some items in stock (Pulled pork sandwich). It didn’t bother me as the server recommended a host of other items. I settled for the Philly cheese steak with some onion rings on the side, my wife opting for a single patty burger and tater tots. Both were really good. I was impressed by the tots being so crispy on the outside and fluffy on the inside. The onion rings are the battered versions, they are smooth on the outside and have a great crunch, the onion also doesn’t get pulled out which means it’s not over cooked. Burger and Philly cheese steak tasted good, nothing special to note but it hit the spot! They had a picnic table area to eat, it might be limited during lunch due to the number of people but maybe you can ask to split the bench.

Photo of Taryn H Taryn H
May 29, 2022 5

One word - Delicious. I see why this place is still around. Great place to visit on a Saturday afternoon and hit Boxcar after. Central location and friendly employees. I ordered a burger and my bf had the chicken sandwich. Both were perfect.

Photo of Shayla Nelson Shayla Nelson
May 6, 2022 5

This place is amazing! The fried okra is EXACTLY on point. Best I have had in years, hands down. Went here yesterday, it was so good I'm back today! Friendly and kind staff too. Thank you for this excellent food! (:

Photo of Nolon Blaylock Nolon Blaylock
Apr 18, 2022 5

Can’t go wrong with Kings! I always get a single burger with tots. It’s more than enough food. But get the double if you’re feeling up to it. Plus, bring your pup and they’ll give them a hot dog!

Photo of Ajada Williams Ajada Williams
Mar 11, 2022 5

Best burgers in town ! We heard of this place on TicTok and had to try it . Real beef burgers use Duke mayo which is the best ! Not stingy with the bacon at all.. & they have Okra ! Will be back ! Curtis in the kitchen is the best and all the workers had great energy

Photo of Zail Smith Zail Smith
Feb 12, 2022 4

Pretty good takeaway sandwich shop. Burgers are def their strong suit. The fried chicken sandwich is good, but is more akin to a fast food/frozen chicken sandwich than hand breaded. We’ll be back for the burgers for sure.

Photo of mandiohok mandiohok
Feb 7, 2022 5

Great service and awesome food, got the King's combo with red dogs c/k/m with tots and a sweet tea, delicious! I appreciate any place who still serves red dogs, it's that or nothing for me. Will definitely be back!

Photo of J Bush J Bush
Feb 5, 2022 5

Got to try King’s for the 1st time. Got a crispy chicken sandwich w/ fries and a regular burger. Both were great and tasted fresh! I was impressed with the customer service too. Will definitely be back