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Merrits Burger House

2338 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28401-7606
+1 910-763-5844
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“hamburger” (3 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
“judy” (2 reviews)
11:00 AM - 4:00 PMAll hours
Fast food, American
2338 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28401-7606
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

For many years, I have heard about the delicious hamburgers and chicken at Merritt's Burger House. It is a step back into the 1950s as you park under an awning and the waitress take your order in your car. No inside service. They hang a...More

Thank ncdabco
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I have been going for 26 years. We always eat here. It's our first stop at the beach and our last one on way out. Burgers and dogs are the best I've ever eaten. They are cheap and small but filling. It's a old fashioned...More

Thank Justin G
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I don't understand the hype yes it's quick and cheap but the burger was just ok nothing amazing to be honest. Pretty disappointing.

Thank wilmguy2801
Reviewed 22 August 2016

My husband loves a good burger, we went here twice to eat while on vacation. They also have great milk shakes. This is an old drive-in, with good food at a really good price. If you want healthy food or modern building don't go. Salt...More

Thank Donna A
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Service was the best part. Burgers were a little small so the double cheese burger is the way to go. The buns are toasted which is nice and they still put the tray on your window. Only problem is if the car next to you...More

Thank fmattship
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Merritt's Burger house is an old school institution that dates back from the late 50's... my parent's went there when they were dating. Today, Merritt's is run by the Merritt family and is still offering great burgers and dogs and much more. Burgers are good...More

Thank blueyedarlin
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

When you want a good CarHop hamburger with lettuce tomato onion a little mayo and mustard go to merits and their french fries are out of this world the lady name and that work there tall blonde she's so funny and always so. She asked...More

Thank Amber W
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

been gone for several years returned same great food and great the food is simple but its true old fashion car hop food the BBQ out of this world could not wait to get back to eat at Merrits been in Arizona for too many...More

Thank Amber W
Reviewed 6 April 2015

Heard about this place from a local who went there as a kid. Truly this place has been around forever. Car hop takes your order and brings it to your car on the aluminum tray that "sits" on your car window just like they did...More

Thank Candice V
Reviewed 25 January 2015

Place has been here forever! (At least since the early sixties, maybe longer). You drive in and park and the girl comes to your car to take your order. Eat there in your car with the tray of food hooked to the window, or get...More

Thank robert r
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11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2338 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28401-7606
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-763-5844
Last of the authentic drive in restaurants that has survived the test of time and fast food outlets, serving great food just like they used to and this place continues to do.
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