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Rookies Sports Bar

££ - £££American, ,
4911 Central Park Dr, Durham, NC 27703-8059
+1 919-474-8833
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average26%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“wings” (7 reviews)
“pizza” (13 reviews)
“grinder” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
££ - £££
4911 Central Park Dr, Durham, NC 27703-8059
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a chance to go here for lunch earlier this month. Enjoyed the buffet.Fresh Salad and good variety of pizza to select from. Service for drinks and bill reconciliation was great. Desserts also quite good. Good place for lunch at a reasonable cost.

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Just ordered food from here through Grub Hub. Never EVER again! We received our delivery but our two entrees (an Italian grinder and a veggie burger) were not with the order. All that was delivered was an order of chips / guacamole, a (very) small...More

Thank crashdavisgsd
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Located walking distance from my hotel. Pleasantly surprised by how good the food was, even for bar food. The staff is super friendly and even gave me drink recommendations. If i'm in the area again, I will come back here.

Thank Rayyan H
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We have stopped here while on vacation for the last two years because it is convenient to our hotel.. Typical sports bar with lots of TV's and a large eating area. The food and service were good. All I can say is they must be...More

Thank okpat1
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Rookies has potential but hasn't fully reached it yet. We had a large group on a Thursday night and they were not sufficiently staffed to handle it. I had wings - lemon pepper & dry rub. The seasoning flavor was good, but the wings tasted...More

Thank LeesRubs
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

The girl i met on the door was excellent, girl behind to bar had a pretty poor attitude. I honestly felt like not leaving a tip, but it's not in my nature to do that.

Thank Eoin m
Reviewed 8 June 2017

These Rookies really messed up. We tried to watch the entire Game 7 of the NHL Stanley Cup semi-finals (between Pitts Pens & Ottawa Senators). The game was going into the 2nd OT period at 11:25 pm, but the people running the restaurant/bar wanted to...More

1  Thank T-Bone_Steaks
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Title says it all very nice restaurant / bar friendly staff nice atmosphere good food , and nice cold beer with plenty of screens to watch sports

Thank Bournemouth_Flash
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We went here Friday night after a 7 hour drive since it was close to our hotel. Our daughter had a softball game the next morning early. The place was not very busy which we thought was great since we wanted to eat and go...More

1  Thank Krista H
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My wife and I stop here since it was close to the hotel. Nice local sports bar with a good choice of food. More TVs then you can watch at once. There was a good mix of business crowd, local and a few families. Based...More

Thank William M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
American, Bar, Pub
After-hours, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4911 Central Park Dr, Durham, NC 27703-8059
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-474-8833
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