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Foster's Market

) #8 of 633 Restaurants in Durham €€ - €€€ American, Cafe, Delicatessen
2694 Chapel Hill-Durham Rd, Durham, NC 27707
+1 919-489-3944
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (33 reviews)
“scones” (15 reviews)
“salads” (35 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2694 Chapel Hill-Durham Rd, Durham, NC 27707
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect place if you are looking for fresh food with the taste of homemade preparation. I strongly recommend the salads and sandwiches, as well as the Red Velvet Cake.

Thank Andres V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here looking for something different. While the food was good, we were stunned to find a restaurant in North Carolina that DID NOT have sweet tea. We will probably come back, maybe they'll improve their drink choices by then.

Thank 1chevy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First time actually being in Foster's Market and I must say I love it. With ll the local knick knacks, and foods you could really spend several hours here. The desserts look yummy although I didn't have any room left after my meal. I enjoyed...More

Thank Godis J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've lived in Durham for quite over three years now, and Foster's never disappoints. I've been there from breakfast to a late lunch, and always leave extremely satisfied and content. Not to mention their dessert selection is quite delectable! Personally, I'd recommend going for brunch...More

Thank Toni B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yummy fresh, southern breakfast. The egg and cheese biscuit is the best there is in durham in my view. if you want a nice atmosphere, breakfast under $10, go here! small, cute shop inside with candies and other treats.

Thank Anasoma
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Foster's earns five starts by providing excellent in a very comfortable environment, which includes ample tables and nice wooden floors. The baked goods in particular as good as I have ever had.

Thank John G
Reviewed 11 July 2017

It was a Saturday and while at the Sarah P. Duke Gardens I asked a local where we could go for lunch. One of the places she mentioned was Foster's. We drove up and it was packed. People were packed into little cubbie areas inside,...More

Thank Jmits1
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I say "relaxing", but let's be honest- ordering and paying at Foster's is less than relaxing! But, once we have our food and we are outside in the fresh air, it becomes a relaxing family meal. Foster's is a great option for a light bite...More

Thank Meredith S
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Actually this place is where we take people from out of town. It's one of the best things about Durham. You can get all kinds of delicious sandwiches for lunch along with great sides and baked goods. The casual atmosphere is great. It's kind of...More

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Stopped here for a quick lunch. Everything looked amazing. I got the pimento cheese sandwich and it was delightful. They use white cheddar which I was very happy to see! Also got a piece of the NY crumb cake and it made a great breakfast...More

Thank bonvivantmarie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2694 Chapel Hill-Durham Rd, Durham, NC 27707
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-489-3944
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