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The Burger Stand

€€ - €€€American, ,
1601 SW Lane St, College Hill, Topeka, KS 66604-3135
+1 785-783-8900
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“truffle fries” (19 reviews)
“smoke burger” (15 reviews)
“burgers” (69 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
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1601 SW Lane St, College Hill, Topeka, KS 66604-3135
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Classic Burger was cooked perfectly. The Onion rings were amazing. The sweet potato fries and the marshmallow sauce simply the best.

Thank Steven B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I eat here fairly often. The food is prepared fresh, you can see them cooking, and the flavor is incredible! Service is always prompt and courteous. They also offer a creative variety of french fries including truffle fries with several different dipping sauces for enhancement....More

Thank xandor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is different type of burger bar than I am used to. You order at the end of the bar and then they call you to a "hatch" type area to collect your food when it is ready. Then you must make sure you notice...More

Thank DrSteveWA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great place to get a special burger, and a good selection of beers, too. Close to Washburn University. This is an independent restaurant, not a chain, (there is a sister restaurant in Lawrence, KS) and it still feels fresh and innovative. My favorite is...More

Thank nickgood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The burger options here are not the norm. The food is great, as is the selection, but don't expect cheap prices. It reasonably priced for the quality.

Thank Kip W
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were looking for a great burger and a craft beer and found both here! We ordered the kobe burger and chedder bacon fries and were able to split them. I couldn't get enough of the garlic aioli but all of the...More

Thank Joran S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Our first time here. You order at the counter, but they will give you paper menus to take to your seat to review instead of just standing there reading the chalkboard menu on the wall. A good selection of beers and drink specials. Burgers were...More

Thank Catherine D
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is a great place for a burger and craft beer. It has a relaxed atmnosphere and I enjoy the constant flow of college students that makes this a vibrant lil eatery.

Thank barfly1
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Excellent burgers, sandwiches and salads! The burgers are my favorite. They have many combos including chicken. There is a nice vegetarian menu. I also love the salads. The apple salad is my favorite. Generous cocktails. Fun place to hang out. Great outdoor seating area where...More

Thank Countrygirl66044
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent smoke burger, Cajun fries, sweet potato fries, pickles. Definitely will be back. Quick, delicious, friendly attentive service.

Thank nbw791
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26 April 2015|
Response from Sami C |
Wednesday nights at 9 PM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 SW Lane St, College Hill, Topeka, KS 66604-3135
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Topeka
  • Phone Number: +1 785-783-8900
  • E-mail
The Burger Stand opened on Sept. 8, 2011 in Topeka's College Hill district. The Burger Stand features 2 bars with pool and ping pong tables. Seating for 270 inside with room for another 40-50 on the out-door patio. Specialty burgers with regular and sweet potato french fries.
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