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2901 4th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98134-1914
+1 206-622-9901
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Seattle, Washington
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114 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

There aren't many places left like this, not in Seattle, not anywhere. You drive by and it takes nerve to stop at an old drive in next to the recycle plant in the industrial district of Seattle. Do yourselff a favour, wax nostalgic for the old places like this that don't exist anymore. This is authentic and the food is... More 

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Issaquah, WA
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

My wife and I were out running some errands and stumbled upon this place when we decided we were hungry. Talk about a great find! I had a bacon double cheeseburger and fries, my wife had a cheeseburger and fries. We were both delighted. The fries were as good as fries get and the burgers were pretty yummy too. I... More 

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Chilliwack, Canada
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2013

Great little drive in close to Safeco Field. Had the Lou's special, double cheese and bacon burger with fries and drink, $ 6.99 ! Great home style burger with fresh cut fries. Awesome prices, fish and chips were pretty good too. Close at 5 sat, not open sun. You have to hurry in from the car though because the smell... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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95 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2013

This is a little known Seattle secret that has been there forever... Those of who have lived here all our lives might know of it,but anyway! By's Burgers makes the kind of hamburger and fries that you remember from your childhood,if you are older than the big-mac. The shakes and malts are wonderful. This is one of those little places... More 

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Reviewed 11 June 2008

Burgers are good. Fries are very tasty, resembling those you find at Dick's. Great lunch place. Friendly staff.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2901 4th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98134-1914
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > SoDo
  • Neighbourhood: SoDo
  • Phone Number: +1 206-622-9901

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?