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George's Giant Hamburger

1491 Newell Ave, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-5316
+1 925-939-4888
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
16 Aug 2017
“This is burger heaven....”
21 Jul 2017
“In need of Quick Bite”
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1491 Newell Ave, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-5316
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

This continues to be our favorite burger location due to the quality of the beef that contains brisket, fresh condiments for your burger that are self serve, and the restaurants's cleanliness. Their self serve fountain type soft drinks are always very carbonated.There are new owners...More

Thank Travel F
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

So real briefly stumbled across driving through the city, stopped in and thought I was in a time machine. Ordered a burger and was pleasantly surprised on the fresh quality. Staff super friendly kidding around with each other. I would recommend this old fashioned joint...More

Thank dogscout
Reviewed 22 June 2016

We met our friends at George's. We love their hamburgers and fries. The cook cooks the burgers to your desire. The meat is fresh, along with the buns, grilled onions and the fresh tomatoes, lettuce, etc....Yum, yum. They are a great place to visit and...More

Thank Alice H
Reviewed 21 February 2016

The burgers are great, you add what you want from the vegetable bar. The "Shake", more like a frosty is excellent. Fries are a little too greasy for me. They don't take a debit card only cash. Family owned, very friendly, nice people.

Thank Kim2048
Reviewed 7 October 2014

My wife and I have been going there for years when we want a real quality hamburger. The quality of the meat is outstanding and the help yourself condiments to dress your burger are always fresh. Although the decor, including tables and chairs are old...More

Thank Travel F
Reviewed 31 May 2014

Fresh beef, and no frill toppings make this one of the best burgers in town! I need to go back to try some other menu items.

Thank Mr49er209
Reviewed 5 May 2014

Metmby brother and his wife for late lunch. Parking is a premium but once in the rest is good. I had a cheeseburger with grilled onions, everyone else just had a hamburger. We all split one order of fries of which I had just one....More

Thank tr1pperdog
Reviewed 12 March 2014

My wife & I have been going to George's for years. When we want a real quality burger, we go there. They used to grind their own beef but I don't know if they still do. Self serve condiments for the burger are always fresh....More

Thank Travel F
Reviewed 24 March 2013

We were served barely average burgers (poorly seasoned), bad fries (how do you miss so badly on fries?) and a strange concoction that is called a "shake" at George's. This place must have really "slipped" because many of the reviews on this site are incredibly...More

Thank NachaLibre
Reviewed 23 January 2013

No frills, but excellent burgers. If you are looking for a step above fast food and you want a tasty burger without all the chemicals, go to George's.

Thank Evan H
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Monday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
11:00 - 20:00
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  • Address: 1491 Newell Ave, Walnut Creek, CA 94596-5316
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Walnut Creek
  • Phone Number: +1 925-939-4888
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