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Hamilton Drive-In

560 Military St S, Hamilton, AL 35570-4730
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
18 Nov 2016
“Sonic style burger and crinkle fries”
10 Jun 2015
“Loved it”
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560 Military St S, Hamilton, AL 35570-4730
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Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

This place looks run down a bit, but the burgers and fries are excellent. The burger tastes near identical to a Sonic Burger. The fries are retro crinkle fries that were excellent. I had to wait 10 minutes or more but the nice server apologized...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank bmc-hartselle
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Can't wait to go back. Had an amazing fried catfish sandwich. They do no accept plastic so make sure you have cash on hand.

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank kyfriedchick1
Reviewed 2 April 2015

We were very impressed with this little drive in. Be advised though -- they don't accept credit/debit cards.

Date of visit: March 2015
Thank Stephanie W
Reviewed 6 February 2013

Great food,service and atmosphere of a small town eatery.Pull up parking,ordering and eating all from the convience of your vehicle.Great foood at a reasonable price.

Thank Betty S
Reviewed 17 November 2012

I love the Hamilton Drive Inn. Been a fan for nearly 17 years, even back to the days when it was called Danny and Shelby's. Great burgers and shakes! Hot fudge cakes are good too. The wife loves the hot ham and cheese sandwiches. Happy...More

Date of visit: November 2012
Thank Todd C
Reviewed 12 March 2011

Take 43 up to Hamilton for a few miles, and it's on your left as you go up the hill. This place doesn't have the flair or pizazz, or even the amazing menu, of the Sonic just up the street, but the burger was better...More

Date of visit: March 2011
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  • Address: 560 Military St S, Hamilton, AL 35570-4730
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Hamilton
Much fresher then a Sonic burger and the same drive-in concept, but a local eatery for quick fresh meals. It's always good to support local, and the burger I had was great; plus it's not very far off the new I-22 between Birmingham and Memphis.
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