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345 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-3215
+1 919-683-2183
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (48 reviews)
“crostini” (29 reviews)
“panini” (49 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
Cafe, Italian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
345 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-3215
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My fiance and I came here for lunch after shopping. We had yummy sandwiches and sat outside. The sandwiches were very reasonably priced and had great flavor to them. I would recommend this place for a quick no frills lunch that is good food.

Thank Sonia K
Reviewed 2 days ago

OG Toast has been making incredible food in downtown Durham before all the hipsters arrived, and it still does. Don't miss the Kale Sandwich!

Thank Goaty_7
Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

Toast, Toast, Toast! I must say that the food is delicious! Who ever thought that panini, croastini, and other ini's could be so good. I tried the green salad for the first time the other day for lunch and the I must say the homemade...More

Thank Godis J
Reviewed March 12, 2018

Quick lunch with colleague. The panini and soup was a perfect combination. Service was fast. It was east to get back to the office on time.

Thank conniecorn
Reviewed November 25, 2017

Toast has been around for a while now and its owners have branched out with other ventures. Still, this is a great Italian-inspired sandwich shops with a good variety, great soups and decent prices. The chef has won many local "favorite" contests for his soups....More

1  Thank TarHeel
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

My son took us to Toast last time we visited and suggested it again this visit. It was as delicious as I remembered we had butternut squash soup and a selection of 6 crostini toasts with different toppings (toast), and hubs and the other son...More

1  Thank LeBonVieTravels
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Go for lunch and you'll love it. Don't let the line scare U away. It moves fast. Everything is fresh and you'll love the combinations.

Thank Maureen B
Reviewed August 30, 2017

enjoyed a good afternoon lunch here. Decided to order the sweet italian sausage panini, I would definitely order it again. Ordered the side salad of mixed greens, would like to try the soup next time. Nothing wrong with the side salad, it complimented the sandwich...More

Thank 771donaldl
Reviewed July 20, 2017

I was visiting my son in Durham.... ., my grandson who lives in New Hampshire surprised me ...picking me up at Raleigh/Durham airport. My son recommended Toast which is in his downtown neighborhood while he worked at home. We had an outstanding lunch....sandwiches,soups,salads Italian style...More

1  Thank hcohn31
Reviewed July 20, 2017

We went here yesterday evening and I ordered the 3 cheese panini. It was inedible. It was so salty I had t throw it away. It was a takeout Sandwich so I just tossed it rather than return it but won't be going back to...More

1  Thank NorthCarolinaSandie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 345 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701-3215
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-683-2183
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