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English first
Alameda, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

After 10 in Alameda this is one of your very few choices for food. The food is decent. Breakfast is actually their best meal (served all day and night). Pie is decent. Late night clientele is interesting. Burgers are ok. But if you're hungry at 11 pm in Alameda, head to Nations and see what late night is about.

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Truckee, CA
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163 reviews 163 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Cheeseburger with the works & Fries $8.65 Pickles and grilled onions optional Super sized "in & out" burger flavor if you've ever had one of those. Not bad, but not gourmet.

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Truckee, CA
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163 reviews 163 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We were hungry for pies and this fit the bill! The banana creme pie was excellent and the pecan wasn't bad either. Would of thought they made them there but they don't... Still very yummy!

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Alameda, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

This is a very basic burger with no frills, cooked on a flat top, and delivered with lettuce, tomato, onion, american cheese and way too much mayo (IMHO) on a soft bun. If this burger were a color, it would be Beige. Images of Belushi and Akroyd's SNL Olympia Diner come to mind, "Chee-burgee, Chee-burgee, Chee-burgee...no Coke - Pepsi!" No... More

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Alameda, California, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

Great for late night (open all night) munchies, huge cheeseburgers with grilled onions, 3 egger breakfasts with all the fixin's, but leave room for pie! I'm picking up 2 tomorrow morning for Thanksgiving.

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Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013 via mobile

I have been going in here since Rey opened up when I am in town . I have not been for burgers but always go in for breakfast can't go wring for simple breakfast food

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Pleasanton, California, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

We had a tasty lunch of Cheeseburgers and fries at Nations. The restaurant was clean, the service was friendly and the food was very good. Only complaint is that we were to full to have a piece of pie!

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Alameda, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

I'm a vegetarian and their veggie burgers and salmon patties are always messy and tasty, the way a burger should be. I don't think they make them on a separate grill from all the meats, but I've noticed they are sometimes grilled on the same side as the eggs.

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E.Bay - Alameda
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012

The burgers are huge and you can get them made just the way you want them. Personally, I like light lettuce and dressing, with pickles. If you like crispy fries you just need to ask. there is not table service. You order and pickup and there are self-serve drinks. This business helps with job training for the unemployed.

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Tucson, Arizona
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52 reviews 52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

Good service, great hamburger! my husband likes the fries and hamburgers.

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Address: 1432 Webster Street, Alameda, CA
Phone Number: 510-521-8888
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alameda

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