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Toast

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, Italian, Soups
345 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-3215
+1 919-683-2183
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (51 reviews)
“crostini” (31 reviews)
“panini” (48 reviews)
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Cafe, Italian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
345 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-3215
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1 - 10 of 187 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been visiting Toast for lunch regularly for the past ten years. The space is small and the lines often long, but well worth the wait. Their house salad dressing is really good and the crostini make it fun. If you make it there on...More

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a business lunch around 12:10pm on a Tuesday. Brief (5-7 minute) wait in line until I was greeted by an incredibly friendly cashier. Counter service and they bring your meal to the table. Huge variety of paninis, sandwiches, and crostinis to choose...More

Thank jwjohnst342
Reviewed 21 September 2018 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 crstreet
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
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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