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Powers Hamburgers

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1402 S Harrison St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-3428
+1 260-422-6620
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Mon - Sat 05:00 - 00:00
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Fort Wayne, Indiana
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After having heard about Powers many times from a co-worker he suggested we take a trip there for lunch. We were still a half a block away and I could already smell the onions. I had 3 cheeseburgers with onions and they were excellent. And when I say with onions they really heap the sauteed onions on. These are everything... More 

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Thank Eric M
Wapakoneta, Ohio
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154 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is located directly behind the Embassy Theatre and Grand Wayne Center. A two block walk. The inside is the size of a hallway. Sliders are put on a dinner roll with a half slice of American cheese and 3 lbs of grilled onions. I asked for just a few "raw" onion slices. They come with mustard, ketchup and the... More 

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Thank scott10619
Rochester, Indiana
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190 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

If you read the reviews, and you should, you will know before you get there seating is limited, no fries, and yes you will smell like onions the rest of the day. The burgers are a maybe a little overpriced, but if you want cheap go to a franchise restaurant. The prices aren't that expensive though. Each burger seems to... More 

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Thank 3duckdave
Fort Wayne, United States
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Powers is a small diner that is a Fort Wayne tradition. The burgers are cooked with onions and can be had with or without cheese. Paired with a bowl of chili, it's hard to beat. Whether you want to sit at the counter, or take them to go, you won't be disappointed with these sliders!

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Thank Michael C
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

burgers were good, not great, buns ...you could buy them at the grocery store, no fries - I mean who doesn't want some fries with their burger.

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Thank jimmysnack
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Great small cheeseburgers, smothered in grilled onions. Great comfort food, there are times when nothing beats a Power's cheeseburger.

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Thank H D F
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016

The cheeseburgers are wonderfully very unique, flavorful and absolutely mouth watering! I loved them as a kid, young adult and now an older person that whenever I visit Ft. Wayne, they're my first and last stop! I really don't understand why they're not expanding in the Fort, or other cities and states, they're that good!!!

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Thank dynamiccclean
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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248 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Stopped in here for the first time, and it was absolutely amazing. Top five burger I've ever had. Love the onions! Great hole in the wall type place too.

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Thank Andy K
Lafayette, Indiana
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146 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Powers is a place you have to visit while in Fort Wayne. Simple delicious burgers cooked right in front of you. Fast food the way it should be.

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Thank Dustin A
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Have been here several times, food is always fast and good. Always seems to be busy so you might want to plan to get your food to go and eat elsewhere.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
05:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
05:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
05:00 - 00:00
Thursday
05:00 - 00:00
Friday
05:00 - 00:00
Saturday
05:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1402 S Harrison St, Fort Wayne, IN 46802-3428
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Fort Wayne
  • Phone Number: +1 260-422-6620

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?