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West End Cafe

926 W 4th St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-2518
+1 336-723-4774
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (32 reviews)
“fish tacos” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
926 W 4th St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-2518
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

West End is still a great place to grab lunch and a drink after all these years. The place is always clean, food is always good, and service is awesome. Salads are HUGE. My sandwich was very good. Potato salad is one of the best...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 27 June 2018

My son and I were in town for a soccer tournament and happened upon the West End Cafe for a late lunch after touring Old Salem. West End Cafe is inviting with open seating and a good late afternoon lunch crowd. Two thumbs up for...More

Thank Kristin T
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Always enjoyed the Mediterranean salad and last night was no exception. The large one is a full meal at $10.95. Had it with blue cheese dressing made in house and added two allowed free fixings from the list. Each salad has each ingredient listed on...More

Thank Ec328888
Reviewed 2 April 2018

West End Cafe, now in its second incarnation, has been on 4th Street for decades. The original location, the size of a small diner with a menu to match, closed around 1997, only to reopen 1/2 block away in 1998. The new location has a...More

Thank BStewart27
Reviewed 24 March 2018

So, my partner loves the regular Reuben with turkey which came out hot and pleased him. He also enjoyed the Wise Man special beers and conversation. However, the scallop special was rubbery and oddly flavored. And, the white wine was poor at best. Service was...More

Thank NCtravelerWS
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Very nice atmosphere and large menu. Everything I have had here has always been good. I love their salads...especially with the hot bacon dressing. This trip, I got the fish tacos which were extremely good! I got a side order of sweet potato fries with...More

Thank DeborahNP
Reviewed 24 February 2018

We went 30 minutes out of our way when traveling in order to go for lunch at this unparalleled spot! We used to visit this area regularly, but now no longer do so, so we took this opportunity to go back for a visit to...More

Thank Judah J
Reviewed 30 January 2018

West end cafe is somewhat of a casual neighborhood place even though there are other restaurants nearby. Lunch soups and sandwiches are fresh and filling. Dinner entrees offer something for everyone. Go during off peak times to avoid a long wait.

Thank gatortunor
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Early lunch on Friday, with only one other party in the adjacent booth right at opening time. Our server had both tables and seemed to be very familiar with the other party... chatting and laughing loudly with them. If that wasn't bad enough, one of...More

1  Thank Topsailislander
Reviewed 14 November 2017

This is our goto restaurant when we travel thru Winston Salem. This is our 14th year of eating at this Cafe. The service is always great, They have a good beer menu. The food is always good. The Pork Porterhouse on this stop was amazing...More

Thank Ron R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 926 W 4th St, Winston Salem, NC 27101-2518
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Winston Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 336-723-4774
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