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Bill Gray's

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1225 Jefferson Rd, Rochester, NY 14623-3163
+1 585-424-2350
10:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 10:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 10:30 - 22:00
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Williamsville, New York
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245 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For fast food this burger this was no too bad at all. The burger was juicy and delicious and the fries were hot and fresh.The workers were quite friendly and helpful and the food arrived quickly. I'm not really into fast food, but we had a good experience.

Thank packmybags88
Bill G, Guest Relations Manager at Bill Gray's, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to send us your wonderful review! We pride ourselves in each burger being hand pressed daily and being cooked fresh to order! More 

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99 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

We love coming here for burgers. They are fresh and superb. Occasionally we get the beer-battered onion rings and they're very good. Their menu is huge and impressive for a burger place but we always get the double cheeseburgers. Best ever

Thank DiamondGirl1011
Rochester, New York
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

I love this for a quick easy lunch. I really love this easy place. It might not be the healthiest food, but it is really good.

Thank Sadie11Oakley
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant hit the spot and was quick enough for a half hour lunch break. The hamburger wasn't the best I've ever had but was definitely better than any fast food place. It is a unique place with a neat ambiance. I will return again the next time I'm in the area.

Thank kevin p
Rochester, New York
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We go to this Bill Gray's quite a bit because it's a place that both kids will actually eat at, and we enjoy getting Abbott's afterwards as well. This past visit was actually for takeout and I was a little worried about how everything would last driving home, especially when you get fries and onion rings, they often get soggy,... More 

Thank Arketekchic
Buffalo, New York
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85 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Took a group of middle school youth here for dinner and it worked out perfectly. Everyone orders for themselves and can pay individually if needed. Great variety and the milkshakes are so amazing. The burgers can get VERY messy and you will need a supply of napkins and the tray the food is served in to catch the drippings but... More 

Thank MackBuffalo
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126 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Order it on a hard roll. Get the chili cheese fries and a beer to wash it all down. Three napkins ... minimum.

Thank Paul52Atlanta
Rochester, New York
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71 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

In a town filled with burger places, Bill Grays is consistantly slightly above average. They are clean, a little more upscale in decor, and usually have nice employees They do have some of best meat hot sauce in town. You can always find buy one get one free coupons in local phone books and online etc., making the prices more... More 

Thank Francis A
Clearwater, Florida
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139 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Formerly of Rochester area, We visited three Bill Grays in the Rochester NY area on this trip to Rochester. The following was our experience at different Bill Grays restaurants. Bill Grays in Henrietta- Rate it "Terrible" - Tables dirty- When order was taken with a $9.99 coupon for two cheeseburger with French Fries, sides for the cheese burgers were stated... More 

Thank Sailorwoman
Naples, Florida
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Burgers as you want it. I recommend the Rochester famous "hot sauce" with onions served on a hard roll. The Friday haddock fish frys are lightly bread and are excellent and very generous. For light diners one order can serve two.

Thank lorusso444

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 22:00
10:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1225 Jefferson Rd, Rochester, NY 14623-3163
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-424-2350

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?