Just stopped by for coffees and a lite bite. Staff were welcoming in this old fashioned basic place with its wooden tables, counter and bench seating that looked and felt like church pews. Pricing was noticeably cheap
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A Jewel of Downtown Rocky Mount! Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Plate Specials...the staff are quick, courteous, and always welcoming.
If you want a really great hamburger, cheeseburger, or hot dog - this is the place. Love their service too! Fast and easy to get in, eat, and get out!
This is a small place 2 blocks from train station, I think I counted 7 tables and the take out line was out the door. We were lucky to get a seat. The hamburgers are not a greasy burger they were cooked to perfection. The...More
One of the "hole in the wall" restaurants that you find in many towns. Nothing fancy from décor to serving plates (small paper plates and wax paper). Just good hamburgers, Eastern NC red hot dogs, fries and ice tea at a reasonable price.
Everyone in Rocky Mount knows Central Cafe. Good consistent food that is craved at times. Not fancy and not expensive. Not unusual to have people waiting for a seat.
A Rocky Mount Landmark. This is a great place for lunch. The hamburgers made Eastern NC style with mustard, onions, cole slaw and chili are wonderful as well as the traditional Eastern NC lunch the ever favorite hot dog. They have really tasty fries as...More
Try the burgers hotdogs and fries. Mix hot sauce with your ketchup and dip fries in it, so good. I get cheeseburger with chili, mayo and onions, and yes it's great.
There is an on-going argument about which is better, the Central hotdog or the Central cheeseburger. My vote is for the hotdog. Go for the dog with mustard, chili, and slaw. The to-go dogs are even better. Something about riding the dogs around in your...More
I have been eating here since I was a child. Don't expect fancy but the burgers are simple and delicious! Hand patted and dressed however you choose. Hot dogs are equally yummy. You might hafta wait in line or you might get invited to sit...More