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Sylvester's Burgers

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American, Hamburgers
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6455 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422-4218
+1 805-466-7591
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Takeout
Good for:
Outdoor seating

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Visitor rating
  • 33
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great location

Enjoy the veggie sandwich or grilled chicken. Burger eaters will enjoy the special sauce. Outdoor seating with patio heaters great on chilly evenings.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
cicilee
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california
Good for:
  • Outdoor seating
  • Takeout
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75 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
california
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Enjoy the veggie sandwich or grilled chicken. Burger eaters will enjoy the special sauce. Outdoor seating with patio heaters great on chilly evenings.

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Atascadero, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

food prep takes longer than your fast food, especially when they're busy, but they have some great selections and they're all good

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Atascadero
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Some staff members could be friendlier but the food is delicious and the atmosphere is fun! They give a free small burger of any style on your birthday with ID. Nice touch!

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Atascadero, California
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Building is UGLY Yellow and the ambiance is truly old town fast food, but the faire is GREAT. If you're hungry for an outstanding hamburger, go to Sylvesters. They have other stuff too but I haven't tried it.

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Atascadero, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Nice locally owned hamburger joint. Food is average. Atmosphere average. Ate here twice won't go back. Not worth the money.

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CAYUCOS
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

My husband and I have eaten at sylvesters several times and the food is always good but their fried zucchini is the best ever got to say love them

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San Francisco, California
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I really wanted to leave a solid double thumbs up review. Unfortunately, this is no longer 2008 and Sylvester's is no longer the purveyor of great burgers. While the service remains friendly, the restaurant is clean, the food has quietly slipped. Specifically, when my family and I were recently choosing a place for burgers, no one suggested Sylvester's Burgers. It... More 

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Atascadero, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

THE place for burgers! We must average as a family going there 2-3 x a month.Great patio for outside dining. I ask for my burger to have less of the sauce they usually put on. Sometimes the burger swims in it (tho great for dipping fries into!) The Sylvester's in Atascadero is across the street from the ice-skating rink. Big... More 

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San Luis Obispo, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

My Sylvester is way cool and even serves FRINGS!!! but you have to ask for them.. half fries and half onion rings! Great place to have a great burger

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Los Osos, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This a a little "hole in the wall" place where you order and pick up at a counter. It's a very popular place for the locals for eating on the patio, at 4 or 5 tables inside, or for take out. Each order is cooked to order--you can see the kitchen from the front counter. It's a fun place for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6455 El Camino Real, Atascadero, CA 93422-4218
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Atascadero
  • Phone Number: +1 805-466-7591

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Hamburgers

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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