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Nation's Giant Hamburger

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1432 Webster Street, Alameda, CA
510-521-8888
Today
6:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 3:00 am

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Late night standby

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 11, 2014
Greg M
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Alameda, California
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Greenville, South Carolina
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145 reviews 145 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015 via mobile

Really good, huge burger. Big and messy, just the way a good burger should be, they don't skimp on toppings. Definitely going back, wish we would've found them when we were in the area last year.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

To begin with Veronica the shift supervisor messed up our order so we had to place 2 orders. When our number got called we got one cheeseburger. When asked we were told the rest of the order will come later. I then asked for the milk shake which my kid ordered with her cheeseburger.Veronica tells me that I will get... More 

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Alameda, California
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36 reviews 36 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 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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161 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014 via mobile

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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84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

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
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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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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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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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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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1432 Webster Street, Alameda, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alameda
  • Phone Number: 510-521-8888
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
6:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
6:00 am - 3:00 am

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