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Bull Durham Bar

) #62 of 623 Restaurants in Durham $$ - $$$ American, Bar, Pub
3001 Cameron Blvd, Washington Duke Inn, Durham, NC 27705-1059
+1 919-490-0999
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
3001 Cameron Blvd, Washington Duke Inn, Durham, NC 27705-1059
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

Menu very good with more than just bar food options. Can eat outside overlooking beautiful Duke golf course. Covered area for inclement weather with outdoor heaters if needed.

Thank Jim J
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Surprisingly the hotel lacks a lobby sitting area but this great bas makes up for it though it is crowded and noisy. the service can be a bit slow if crowded but waiters are great and took care of our needs. Excellent array of draft...More

Thank beentheretooo
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I have been here 4 or 5 times now and have always been pleased with what I've ordered. It has a great atmosphere and pleny of TV if you're wanting to watch a game. I have seen kids in here too, so they are welcome...More

Thank 898emilys
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Your visit to the Washington Duke Hotel is not complete without a visit to the Bull Durham Bar. The casual bar menu will surprise you with it's quantity and quality! The shrimp and grits are a highlight. The burgers are generous. A great dining experience.

Thank WA0LSH
Reviewed 18 December 2016

A group of about 15 old friends sat in this bar for about 4.5 hours. I am not sure that I would have wanted to be the party immediately next to ours. The staff was attentive, personable, accommodating and a joy to deal with. We...More

Thank damonroad
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I was recently at the Washington Duke Inn on a work trip...and went twice to the Durham bar...once for lunch, and once for evening drinks. The service is outstanding and the staff is extremely friendly! The food was delicious...and everything came with a smile. Its...More

Thank Van10mbaum
Reviewed 16 November 2016

The bar is located inside the Washington Duke hotel. The food was good and several different beers on tap. There was a large crowd and could of used another bar tender but it wasn't too slow.

Thank Arden N
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We enjoyed an excellently prepared dinner, a well appointed bar, and always backed all provided by an attentive but not intrusive staff.

Thank johnsZ6581KU
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We've stayed at the WaDu twice and visited the bar at least twice each visit, for lunch or an after dinner drink. The menu is varied, and service is relaxed but attentive.

Thank DAPJr112
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Pulled in after noon and had lunch here after checking in to our room in the Washington Duke Inn... Service was excellent, decor beautiful and food and wine just "North" of expensive... It was worth it but I was surprised at the premium for being...More

Thank DocHarrisHHI
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3001 Cameron Blvd, Washington Duke Inn, Durham, NC 27705-1059
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-490-0999
The casual and intimate atmosphere at the Bull Durham Bar provides the perfect setting to enjoy a hearty meal after a round of golf or productive day in the boardroom. A full lunch menu is offered in addition to a light all-day dining menu, including a few decadent desserts. Deep wood tones and traditional decor give the bar a timeless elegance unique among Durham restaurants. Enjoy stunning views of the golf course from your table, dine al fresco on the Terrace on the Green or mingle with friends over cocktails by the fireplace. Find the perfect setting to enjoy good food with good friends at the Bull Durham Bar.