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Buster's Place

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1615 NW Broad St, Murfreesboro, TN 37129-1710
+1 615-895-5464
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10:30 - 20:00
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Mon - Sat 10:30 - 20:00
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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the most over hyped restaurants of all time. I get the whole Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives thing, but this is just a pit, If a pit you ask, why not 1 star? Because, the burgers, in and of themselves, are juicy and cooked to perfection. The problems? There was sooo much mayonaise on those burgers you... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

A little off the beaten path you'll find this great little bar and grill. The cooks are great and the food fresh. This place is a well kept secret and lots of locals meet for food and beer. Check them out. They will surprise you. Oh, it's not going to win any prizes for decor..but, for what it does..it's perfect.

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Thank C W
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Tradition for years in Murfreesboro but under the current ownership it has gone to the next level. If you want a great burger in Murfreesboro this is the place all the locals come to. Limited Menu, but that's a good thing because if they don't believe they have mastered it they don't serve it. Tip: if you like a little... More 

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Thank Dale N
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

This little dive doesn't look like much. Looks are deceiving in Buster's case. We eat here about once a week, and the wings are by far the best I've ever had. First of all they are huge! They are smoked all day and then flash fried right before they hit your plate. The flavor from the smoke is perfect, and... More 

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Thank Branmcmuffin
Nashville, Tennessee
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105 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I would not doubt that Buster was with Uriah Stone when Black Fox Swamp was discovered... Buster's has been around since "Heck" was a pup. Talk about providence, I can remember when Buster's was just a Beer Joint two notches above a Cut and Shoot...! They made burgers and fries as a by product for the suds soaking and absorption;... More 

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73 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

This place has been around since the early 1970's and not much has changed except the owners. The new owners Peter and Kathy Moret took over in late 2013 and really enhanced the place. Peter does a lot of smoked meats and ribs which are awesome but his smoked then fried chicken wings are TO DIE FOR!!!

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Thank Joe L
Murfreesboro,TN
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57 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

Great laid back atmosphere, the food was tremendous! We had the Double Cheese Mushroom burger, it was fantastic and huge, freshly prepared and we could have gotten away with eating a single patty and been fine lol. We also ordered the smoked chicken wings, again, very delicious! smoked wings that are fried right before service, served with ranch that tasted... More 

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Wichita Falls, Texas
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113 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We all enjoyed the delicious hamburgers, fries, onion rings. The soft drinks are sold by the can, so no free refills. Lots of local color.

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Thank Carol S
Tullahoma, Tennessee
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

The first time I had Buster's, I had ordered take out, and the food is fairly good. Hand patted burgers that are super juicy, the fries are just your average store bought crinkle fries, though. Today, I had another Buster Burger, this time with Bacon, which was delicious, and I tried the Buster Dog, which was super good! The chili... More 

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Sunny SoCal
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120 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016

My daughter recommended Buster's because it is a local favorite. I ordered the single cheeseburger. Probably the best burger I have had. The patties are hand made and are melt in your mouth tender. I am going to go back before we have to fly home next week. = )

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 20:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:00
Thursday
10:30 - 20:00
Friday
10:30 - 20:00
Saturday
10:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1615 NW Broad St, Murfreesboro, TN 37129-1710
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Murfreesboro
  • Phone Number: +1 615-895-5464

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