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Emma Key's

2206 Walker Ave, Greensboro, NC 27403-2152
+1 336-285-9429
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“fries” (41 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (9 reviews)
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American, Grill
2206 Walker Ave, Greensboro, NC 27403-2152
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

I like Emma Key's if I want a good hotdog and cold soda. It's a good place for friends to chat. It's pretty small and very cheap.

Thank Amanda P
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Pulled pork sandwich with sauce was sort of like a sloppy joe from a can. Fries were pretty good. Prices about average for the area. I would go in again if I just happened to be around it at meal time, but would not make...More

Thank Nathan P
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I really like this place but the last two times it has taken 45 minutes and 1 hour to get food for a party of two. This last time I politely asked why and the reply was, "It's lunch time and it just takes that...More

Thank James F
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We order from here a lot for work meetings. With delish burgers and hotdogs combinations it's hard to decide. I always get the Carolina dog, with chili, slaw, mustard and grilled onions. The onion rings are sinful, with just the right amount of salt and...More

Thank girdyatsea
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Stopped by emma keys for an early lunch. I was the only person there except for one other customer. Ordered the Americana, just because. I guess I was thinking chili. But, as Hops has proved, the key to a good burger is the meat. When...More

Thank suchafoodie
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Fun, small place, great burgers, and kind staff. Not much seating, but sit outdoors weather permitting.

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

So friendly and cutest place! The burgers.... delicious!!!! Family loved it and we will be back!!!! Great people , great food!

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We just left Emma Keys. We were given this recommendation from a friend who said they have great burgers. My husband ordered the Americana... he hates blue cheese so he asked for cheddar instead. Service was quick. Two bites into his burger and it did...More

Thank Nicole G
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The atmosphere is that of a corner diner but there is some pleasant outdoor seating. The employees were friendly and smiled. The hamburger was good quality, cooked well done. The bun was springy and fell apart in chunks while eating. The onion rings were greasy...More

Thank Scotty1000
Reviewed 24 May 2017

One of the best flat top grill burger in Greensboro! Love love love their pimento cheese on their burger - hits the spot. The only minus is that the sides (fries, etc.) are purchased separately and can get costly. Even still my go to place...More

1  Thank straycatmom22
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Grill
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2206 Walker Ave, Greensboro, NC 27403-2152
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greensboro
  • Phone Number: +1 336-285-9429
Located at the corner of Walker and Elam near the campus of the University of North Carolina-Greensboro
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