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Big Al’s Burgers

185 E 300 S, Kanab, UT 84741-3612
+1 435-644-8170
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good45%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“buffalo burger” (23 reviews)
“burgers” (59 reviews)
“onion rings” (15 reviews)
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American, Fast food
185 E 300 S, Kanab, UT 84741-3612
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutely the worst burger award hands down. Two tator tots are bigger than this hamburger patty. Starts as 1/8 and ends up as 1/32 of a pound. Pathetic meat quality and smaller than a kid's menu burger. What a joke. Terrible value. Save your money....More

Thank thelionking777
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popular place. Hamburger and bison burger were great. Large portions. Fries were good. Great fast food place.

Thank bcwill10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been here quite a few times and the food is never disappointing. The staff is friendly and the prices are reasonable. Will definitely go back again and again.

Thank Joann I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The biggest plus to this place is their menu…it has lots of choices for what I would usually consider a fast food restaurant: several different hamburgers, hot dogs, chicken sandwiches, fish sandwiches, salads, etc. However, it is not really a fast food restaurant, because it...More

Thank bcbcbc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went late one night and were told there would be a 30 minute wait. There was a very large group inside. It ended up being about 20 minutes. The cheeseburger was delicious! There was a crispness to the bun that went well with the...More

Thank Hil311
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate dinner here twice during the week just to be sure. The burgers are hockey pucks. The fries are OK but nothing special. The coating on the onion rings is too thick. No free refills on soft drinks. The only thing worth ordering again...More

Thank Cathy T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Family owned, serving the best fast-food burgers in town in my opinion. I travel through Kanab quite frequently and I always make it a point to stop here and grab a fast burger on the run. It is to this restaurant's credit and reputation that...More

Thank Lawrence B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed a buffalo burger and then split a large shake. The shake was so thick it was more like a popular item sold by a national chain. When we walked in, a nice woman explained the menu to us. Very friendly...More

Thank Dusty_Sander1
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in on our way to Lake Powell. They have a lot in the back big enough for our travel trailer. The burgers and fries were good. And yes it did take a few minutes to get our order ready but at least it...More

Thank rodgerdotson
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Been going here for several years now and have always had a good meal,usually get a burger or the fish sandwich,fries or onion rings and sometimes an shake.Have never been disappointed with my eats or the service.

Thank 269garyr
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Robert L
12 October 2016|
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Response from GeorgeTulsa | Reviewed this property |
They're closed Sunday and open 10am to 9 pm Monday thru Saturday.
Linda F
15 August 2016|
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Response from Ed K | Reviewed this property |
Open 10am to 9pm Monday through Saturday and closed on Sunday. Try going another day and try the milk shakes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 185 E 300 S, Kanab, UT 84741-3612
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Kanab
  • Phone Number: +1 435-644-8170
We learned about Big Al's when we asked two locals where they went to eat. They were kind of reluctant to tell us, kind of glanced at each other and then gave up the name. We went at 1:30 on a Friday, and there was always a line to order the entire 45 minutes we were there. The limited menu is cooked to order, so there is about a ten minute wait for your food. This place is a hidden gem and we seemed to be the only non locals there. My green chili burrito was delicious, the sweet potato fries flavorful and others in our party were equally happy with their selections. Big Al's is located right next to a MacDonalds, and sure was doing more business.I almost hate to add it to the listing because Kanab is a tourist town, and this seems to be the local go to place that does a good business without advertising in any of the tourist publications.
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