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€€ - €€€Cafe, Italian, Soups
345 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-3215
+1 919-683-2183
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (46 reviews)
“crostini” (41 reviews)
“panini” (65 reviews)
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Cafe, Italian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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345 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-3215
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Reviewed 6 January 2016

I’ve gone to Toast multiple times over the years and it has never disappointed. The interesting menu offers up all manner of delectables, from soups to salads and sandwiches, all freshly prepared and with combinations/ingredients not readily found elsewhere. Toast also has a relaxed vibe,...More

Thank vlblv
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Did a crostinis and soup combination. Very good, had caponata, goat cheese and mozzerella/pesto. You place your order and find a seat. Very busy place.

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

I loved Toast. A friend from Durham took me there and it was a wonderful experience. The panini I got was one of the best I've ever had and the side salad ($2 extra) was great - very fresh and sizeable. My fiancee's butternut squash...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

Cute lil lunch spot in downtown. Very friendly staff. Really liked that they're locally owned & offer items that are locally sourced. Noticed you could purchase their salad dressing, bottled, for home. Menu is Italian with a Spanish influence. Food was quite flavorful, portion sizes...More

Thank LLfromOH
Reviewed 30 November 2015

You might need to brush up on your Italian a little bit before you go, but this place is wonderful. Some of the cleanest and freshest tasting food you will find. It's a must try.

Thank JPJcrazy
Reviewed 29 November 2015

Spouse and I met one of our adult children and his wife for dinner at Toast. The food was really yummy. I had a large green salad with roast chicken. The chicken was sliced, marinated, and peppered, and seemed to have a bit of a...More

Thank pfafftonian
Reviewed 29 November 2015

We had a nice lunch with quick service, the soup and sandwich were both tasty and reasonably price. The service was quick and efficient.

Thank Don B
Reviewed 12 November 2015

We'd passed by this many times but until someone recommended it had not tried On a damp, chilly day the special, Calabrian onion soup, was restorative, and the various crostini were delicious. The salads looked but lovely and fresh we did not try, and the...More

Thank patsyt914
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

This place is super sweet with great service. They have many healthy options and a great tuna salad, Simple but very light and tasty.

Thank Assiazar
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Visiting Durham, and Toast was recommended , My wife and I had Panini's and we were not happy with what we ordered . I had the Tuna which not taste the way I would prefer. Soup was ok

Thank DavidkMassachusetts
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
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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