We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Old Fashioned Burgers & Ice-Cream

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
882 N Main St, Salado, TX 76571-6330
+1 254-947-5271
Website
Today
07:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 21:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 10:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

22 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 22: English reviews
Texas
Level Contributor
59 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

well my diet is changing to match that of an amazing lady, she has a limited range of foods she eats to provide her best health, her luscious shape (uummmm!), .... but I still crave a goid burger and this is my go to place in Salado...good meat, well cooked, fresh buns, load yourself lettuce, onion, tomato, sauces, .... french... More 

Helpful?
Thank texastraveller77
Level Contributor
10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Grilled Chicken Sandwich&Onion Rings- super thick breading on onion rings & a nice buttery bun on the sandwich. Only took about 8 minutes for food to come out, & tasted very homemade

Helpful?
Thank Haley H
Hardik P, Owner at Old Fashioned Burgers & Ice-Cream, responded to this review

Haley, glad the chicken sandwich and our onion rings hit the spot! Hopefully, you'll drop by again soon -- we'd love to cook you up something special again. -Kiran, Owner More 

Level Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

We stood in line, with no one in front of us, only to be told "we are out of burgers". How does an establishment with burger in their name run out of burgers at 5:30 pm?

Helpful?
Thank Txaggie1289
Hardik P, Owner at Old Fashioned Burgers & Ice-Cream, responded to this review

The last thing we would want is for you to leave feeling let down, and we're so sorry that was the case recently. While we do everything we can to ensure you get exactly what you want, we hope you can understand that sometimes circumstances arise that are beyond our control. That being said, we're confident we can do right... More 

Killeen, Texas
Level Contributor
149 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Love this place. Fried pickles, onion rings and fries are great. I really like the vegeburger best! You just can't find a garden burger at mom-n-pop burger joints, but you can here. And they make hand dipped shakes with BlueBell ice cream.

Helpful?
Thank TXEyeGuy
Hardik P, Owner at Old Fashioned Burgers & Ice-Cream, responded to this review

Delighted to hear you're a fan of it all! It's not every day the Veggie Burger gets a shout-out, so we couldn't be happier that it never fails to hit the spot. We hope to welcome you back for another hand-dipped shake soon. 'Til next time, Kiran, Owner More 

Tyler, Texas
Level Contributor
33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Burgers terrible...not sure if meat is real meat!!! DO NOT order the fried Pickles the Pickles were freezer burned and the breading actually broke off and hard as a rock. The soda machine was out of most of the flavors to choose from. They closed at 7:00 PM and we had gotten there around 5:30 but shortly after we received... More 

Helpful?
Thank gin1950
Hardik P, Owner at Old Fashioned Burgers & Ice-Cream, responded to this review

We're just getting started on TripAdvisor, but we still wish we'd impressed you more a while back. The quality of our fresh ingredients is something we take very seriously, so I do want to assure you that our burgers are made to order with fresh Certified Angus beef. It's important to us that you enjoy your meal from start to... More 

Level Contributor
105 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Recommended to us by the Sugar Shack down the street (another great place!). Originally just looking to get a shake but walked in and couldn't resist the grilled burger smell! Great burger, large toasted bun and tasty crinkle fries! Shakes are made from real ice cream...pick your flavor from a wide selection of ice creams. Atmosphere is clean and cutely... More 

Helpful?
Thank jean k
Hardik P, Owner at Old Fashioned Burgers & Ice-Cream, responded to this review

So glad they pointed you our way, Jean! We want you to enjoy everything you try here, so it's great to see the burgers and shakes both won your stamp of approval. Looking forward to your return visit already. 'Til then, Kiran, Owner More 

Georgetown, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 25 January 2016

If you are driving through Salado, please stop by. The whole town is awesome with cute shops etc. My friend and I were "starving" so drove through town and came across Old Fashioned Burger and Ice-Cream. It called out to us and we were so glad it did. Best burger, fries, onion rings I've had in a long time. The... More 

Helpful?
Thank Vickie M
Hardik P, Owner at Old Fashioned Burgers & Ice-Cream, responded to this review

So glad you found us a while back, Vickie! We're new to TripAdvisor, but it's still wonderful to hear everything from the service to the burgers was on point. Looking forward to welcoming you back for ice cream the next time you're passing through Salado. 'Til then, Kiran, Owner More 

Victoria, Texas
Level Contributor
75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

We stopped here on our way through town and it was a pleasant experience. Good variety on the menu for both the parents and kids! The burgers we had were delicious. The employees were very nice and appreciative of our business!

Helpful?
Thank cjnd2002
Hardik P, Owner at Old Fashioned Burgers & Ice-Cream, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your first visit! We want you to feel like you wouldn't change a thing about the time you spend here, so it's great to see everything from the burgers to the service was on point. Looking forward to welcoming you back again soon. All the best, Kiran, Owner More 

Salado, Texas
Level Contributor
21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Burgers are tasteless....comparable to a Sonic hamburger. Teenagers usually on staff. Location is through same door as Subway. Not worth your money.

Helpful?
Thank Jamie F
Hardik P, Owner at Old Fashioned Burgers & Ice-Cream, responded to this review

Hi Jamie, Thanks for the review! We have changed a few things including people and our products at the restaurant since you last visited. I would like to encourage you to visit again and meet our employee team and give us another chance to show you our food and service. For your convenience, I will offer you a BOGO offer... More 

Georgetown, Texas
Level Contributor
48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Quaint little burger and ice cream shop near the antique shops. Good place to stop and relax while shopping.

Helpful?
Thank scotidee

Travellers who viewed Old Fashioned Burgers & Ice-Cream also viewed

 

Been to Old Fashioned Burgers & Ice-Cream? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 10:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 10:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 10:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 10:00
Friday
07:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 882 N Main St, Salado, TX 76571-6330
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Salado
  • Phone Number: +1 254-947-5271
Description
Old Fashioned Burgers & Ice Cream serves fresh, old-fashioned style burgers and hand-dipped milkshakes in Salado, TX. All of our burgers are made with fresh, never frozen 100% Certified Angus Beef and are cooked-to-order, then served on our toasted specialty buns. Our delicious milkshakes are hand-dipped with Texas' own Blue Bell ice cream. Bring your family and grab one of our specialty burgers, like the favorite Texas Mushroom, with our seasoned fries and a shake. Or if you're looking for something different try our catfish po'boy or our new breakfast tacos! We strive to serve fresh, great quality food in that beloved old-fashioned style. We believe it's worth the wait!

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Old Fashioned Burgers & Ice-Cream staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?