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2004 S Locust St, Grand Island, NE 68801-8216
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

If you have never had a runza, then you are missing out! They are delicious. Their fries are usually very fresh and they have great burgers, too!

Thank J M
Grand Island, Nebraska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

It doesn't matter if you are trying the hamburgers or the runza's you are going to be happy with Runza. Great american food. Fries and onion rings are awesome. Good home cooked taste. Kind of pricey but it is good fast food.

Thank Russell J
Appleton, Wisconsin
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131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

After reading about runzas and seeing recipes in magazines, I was anxious to give one a try. The loose meat burger with cabbage and onions was delicious. The bread "bun" was tender and not overly doughy. Their fries and onion ring combo was a bargain and very tasty. The counter service restaurant was remarkably clean and the staff was friendly.

Thank Jane K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

very nice atmosphere with food that was satisfying and tasty….good value for the money. quick and efficient

Thank scott53Wisconsin
Bellevue, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

A nice place for a quick lunch. We were at state fair and didn't want the usual "fair" food.we went out of fair grounds and drove up and down to street parallel to fair grounds, and came upon the RUNZA and stopped in. Very friendly staff and everyone had smiles on their faces, Especially on a hot August day, that... More 

Thank Kim E
grand island, nebraska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

They make them fresh! Not baked under a heatlamp . They taste like they just came off the grill. We enjoy the onion rings as well.

Thank ourtrips2011
Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Good ice cream, good burgers. The drive through is convenient. The prices are great, too. If you are going to pick fast food, this place is a good choice.

Thank devirathod
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19 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015 via mobile

Read about the Nebraska Runtz and wanted to try one while here. It was good, glad I gave it a try. The fries were very good. The restaurant was clean with lots of seating, staff friendly and fast. It was very busy, the drive thru line wrapped around the building at lunch time but did not effect the service inside.

Thank Shirley U
Grand Island, Nebraska
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015

Ya gotta love a good runza! Tastes like homemade! Not only that but the burgers actually look like the picture in the advertisements. Frings are good too...which is actually a mix of both onion rings & their amazing crinkle cut french fries.

Thank Jessica K
Fulton, Missouri
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2015

Stopped by over lunch time to place an order to go. It was a little unorganized. The food was "fast food." The Runza-their signature sandwich was interesting and worth trying. I would give this place a second try.

Thank Tbirdmom

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2004 S Locust St, Grand Island, NE 68801-8216
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Grand Island
  • Phone Number: 308-384-4403
Great chain restaurant.

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