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Dan's Hamburgers

American, Diner
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5602 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78751-1058
+1 512-459-3239
06:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 06:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 06:00 - 23:00
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

The breakfast here is worth trying. The omelets and refried beans were very delicious and the staff was attentive, friendly, and great.

Thank Ann-Marie G
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101 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in and had hamburgers and shared a large order of French fries. It's been years since we ate at Dan's, but they still make a really good old fashioned hamburger. I love the old fashioned diner style setting! Very enjoyable! The service is walk-up to order and pick-up and very fast!

Thank Darlene H
Real de Catorce, Mexico
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96 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Dan's made a name for themselves. Fran split off and did Fran's but Dan still has the best burger around. A local joint and not a chain so to speak. The place is packed at lunch and the burgers are some of the best around.

Thank Stiglitz11
Birmingham, Alabama, United States
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460 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Dan's Hamburgers was close to our hotel and had a very high rating with Tripadvisor so we stopped in for a late supper. I ordered the small cheeseburger and my husband had the medium, dressed with mustard, lettuce, tomato, onion and pickles (ketchup is on the tables). We added a small order of fries that were crispy and good. The... More 

Thank Jenny W
Austin, Texas
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313 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Been eating here for years. Anytime I'm nearby and it's breakfast or lunch time.... I HAVE to stop at Dan's. Love their hamburgers and fries, their "diner" atmosphere and great service from staff that knows a lot of their clients by name. And breakfasts are super -yummy here, too. Lots of good choices! Good Coffee.... Great Service. It's not a... More 

Thank LK R
Adelaide Hills, Australia
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

What a great return to Dan's Hamburgers on North Lamar. I live in Australia, and travel back to Austin infrequently, but MUST get to Dan's for a pure, solid hamburger. I had it with chees and jalepenos this time. Wonderful. How do they do it? Perfect combination of ingredients, and toasting the buns is great. Nothing better.

Thank Tom G
Austin, Texas
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53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We've been going to Dan's for over 30 years and it's always consistent. I really like that you can get a small or larger burger and the fries are always yummy. Keep up the good work, Dan's!

Thank Dianne R
Dallas, Texas
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110 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We travel a lot but this place has the absolute best hamburger - hands down - of any restaurant we have been to. The meat is the real variety as opposed to the pink slime former governor Perry touted. It is well done with searing on the outside, but thoroughly cooked - really hot with melted cheese and everything one... More 

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Euless, Texas
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Great burgers and friendly, competent staff. You can get anything on the menu at any time the restaurant is open,

Thank jan584
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Dan's is a great restaurant if you want quality food at a reasonable price. It reminds me very much of another great restaurant, Airport Haven, that used to exist in Austin from the sixties to about the nineties, but sadly no longer exits. Highly recommend!

Thank MHreviews

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5602 N Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78751-1058
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-459-3239

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?