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Charlie Graingers

201 Alston Blvd, Suite K, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28443-7011
+1 910-803-0900
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good38%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible17%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“brisket” (5 reviews)
“sandwich” (4 reviews)
American, Fast food, Barbecue
201 Alston Blvd, Suite K, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28443-7011
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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped here while on the road. Expecting a freshly prepared bbq brisket sandwich. It is not! Tasted like canned corned beef loaded with sweet bbq sauce. At $10 I will opt for other fast food!

Thank marcia s
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Friendly establishment and seemed very clean. BUT, hotdogs were awful, I would not recommend this joint for a decent hotdog. Sorry, but common, the hotdogs were something I have never experienced... mushy and unfavorable..

Thank James B
Reviewed 16 April 2018

We stopped in to grab a quick lunch and were not disappointed. Decorated really well inside. Lots of options even for a vegetarian! Outside seating was nice and breezy.

Thank Becky D
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent customer service. Food is delicious. I’ve had the brisket and hot dogs. Great stop for a quick lunch.

Thank MicheleH1276
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Surf City location is small and narrow in design, but is located near a shopping strip with a Harris Teeter supermarket so parking is ample. Prices seemed high relative to portion sizes given. I tried the soup. Pretty good, but I was told by the...More

Thank MissyPA71
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We each had a $5 hotdog special that included chips and a drink. Good value for the money. First timer and the cashier was helpful with questions. You can eat inside or outside, and it is good for singles, couples, or families.

Thank jmprevo
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the beef brisket and BBQ, our son had a hot dog with the works. Very tasty but you have to like vinegar based BBQ. Service was fast and friendly.

Thank CroomUNC
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We have never been here before & stopped in for a quick, light lunch. As you can see from our pics of the menu it is limited to several choices ranging from several types of Briskets, Bar-B-Que, Turkey Salad, or Hot Dogs. We chose to...More

Thank GeorgeH-LI_NY-ExPat
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Nice little place for a quick lunch. Hot dogs are nothing to brag about, but the toppings are what makes it. Great selection of dogs to choose from and the prices are good. I have not tried the brisket but iv'e heard great things about...More

1  Thank Topsail T
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Took my Family of four for the first time for lunch and ordered their Wilmington Brisket sandwich (6inch bun). The brisket was chopped too fine to taste the meat but the house special BBQ sauce was sweet, tangy, a bit spicy and it was on...More

Thank Edawg D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Alston Blvd, Suite K, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28443-7011
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Topsail Island  >  Surf City
  • Phone Number: +1 910-803-0900
Casual fast food restaurant serving hot dogs, beef brisket, barbecue and house made soups and sides.
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