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The Cutting Board

2699 Ramada Rd, Burlington, NC 27215-5473
+1 336-229-2770
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“salad” (18 reviews)
“burger” (24 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2699 Ramada Rd, Burlington, NC 27215-5473
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove out here from Chapel Hill on Commencement Weekend to celebrate Mother's Day-the buffet was phenomenal and far better than any I've had back in Washington, DC. Drinks were generous and cheaply priced, or so I thought. Everything on the buffet tasted homemade. Six...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a family of 5 adults and they sat us next to a table of adults and many children. The kids were running around, jumping up and down and screaming throughout our whole meal. They should have a section where they seat families with...More

Thank Kimberly M
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I just had one of the best meals we've ever had. My husband got the featured 2 Porterhouse Porkchops which came with their wonderful salad bar, a side and bread. Out of this world good!! Their salad is always good, love those...More

Thank jbmorm32
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

Always enjoy the Cutting Board. The food is good and service is to. Really enjoy the chuck burgers and sandwich condiments.

Thank LT772015
Willard C, Owner at The Cutting Board, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2018

Thanks for your kind review. We always appreciate your business!

Reviewed February 28, 2018 via mobile

Longstanding place; salad bar had essentials and southern style pasta and tuna salads. Waitstaff attentive and courteous

Thank Emilie G
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

Me and my wife where able to get a quick get away from the kids. We decide to try the Cutting Board and it was a good meal. Wife got the filet mignon and I had the 14 oz ribeye, the flavor was good and...More

Thank PhilipJChapman
Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

This is another restaurant that has a great reputation with nothing to show for it. The food is generic and overpriced. They have a decent salad bar yet they cut their steaks out of plastic. If I’m going to spend 23$ on a steak I...More

Thank Lauren A
Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Nothing to write home about. Very bland food and too pricey for what you get. The macaroni and cheese side is Kraft (the waiter told us). Steak was boring and unflavorful. Chicken was dry. Salad bar had a decent selection. Chicken and rice soup was...More

Thank duchess821
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

The food is always great at this local restaurant. I've been several times and have never been disappointed. Great salad bar and great topping bar for your burger!

Thank Josh A
Willard C, Owner at The Cutting Board, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2017

Thanks so much for your kind review and your continued business.

Reviewed November 20, 2017

We have heard so many good things about this restaurant we had to try it. Well worth the trip! In fact we were treated like they knew us and the food was fantastic. Five star service and food.

Thank Willis R
Willard C, Owner at The Cutting Board, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2017

Thanks a million! Your review means a lot to us and we're pleased that we met your expectations. Come back soon!

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June 9, 2017|
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Response from Jessica E | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
May 17, 2017|
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Response from Willard C | Property representative |
We do not accept reservations and most of the time they are not needed. However, weekends are quite busy and there is usually a wait time. For parties of 12 or more, we offer call-ahead seating meaning that you will be given... More
Mark K
December 17, 2015|
Response from CurvyGirl76 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they use peanut oil. I would recommend calling them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$29
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2699 Ramada Rd, Burlington, NC 27215-5473
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 336-229-2770
  • E-mail
The Cutting Board, established in 1969, is one of North Carolina's oldest and most respected restaurants. Featuring beef, pork, seafood and poultry items cooked over live charcoal, the restaurant is still locally owned and operated and remains a favorite spot for locals to dine with family and friends. The restaurant has a large dining area that can seat up to 180 guests and has a full service bar. In addition, the Reflections Banquet and Event Center located in the restaurant is available for private parties ranging in size from as few as 20 guests to as many as 200. Private dining is available in the restaurant's Library and Traditions rooms.
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