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₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, Italian, Soups
345 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-3215
+1 919-683-2183
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (49 reviews)
“crostini” (30 reviews)
“panini” (47 reviews)
Closes in 21 min
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Italian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
345 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-3215
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped at Toast after seeing an article about best lunch places in Durham and then passing them on my way out of town. They had just opened and the woman at the counter was super friendly. I got the rusconi panini, I think, it...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 24 August 2018

If you are looking for a casual lunch and have tried a panini before, then you must visit Toast. Not only they offer a diverse list of paninis but tasty soups that are a perfect combination for a simple, but pretty tasty, lunch. One of...More

Thank Andres V
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

No one here, tables with dirty dishes, beverages in bottles or cans.counter cluttered with so much there is no way it is clean.

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This was a MOST amazing meal! Super delicious crostini - you choose 3 plus soup or salad for $10! Had 2 of the soup specials plus the crostinis aren’t 3 - there is 2 of each! Absolutely delicious! Paired with a house recommended white wine....More

Thank Beth K
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed another great lunch at Toast. If you love soup and authentic Italian sandwiches this is the place. I loved the cold cucumber soup. My portobello, fontina cheese, arugula and fresh tomato sandwich on toasted sour dough bread was gourmet delicious. It’s been ten...More

Thank Jamfam18
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Stopped in after visit to Duke - about a mile from campus in downtown Durham. Quick friendly service - great selection of panini's and crostini'. Two of us voted for the prosciutto panini and another for a grilled chicken panini. Both were excellent. Quick, casual,...More

Thank daigdude
Reviewed 20 June 2018

My fiance and I came here for lunch after shopping. We had yummy sandwiches and sat outside. The sandwiches were very reasonably priced and had great flavor to them. I would recommend this place for a quick no frills lunch that is good food.

Thank Sonia K
Reviewed 19 June 2018

OG Toast has been making incredible food in downtown Durham before all the hipsters arrived, and it still does. Don't miss the Kale Sandwich!

Thank Goaty_7
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Toast, Toast, Toast! I must say that the food is delicious! Who ever thought that panini, croastini, and other ini's could be so good. I tried the green salad for the first time the other day for lunch and the I must say the homemade...More

Thank Godis J
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Quick lunch with colleague. The panini and soup was a perfect combination. Service was fast. It was east to get back to the office on time.

Thank conniecorn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-3215
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-683-2183
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