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Ricks Drive In & Out

7254 Greenleaf Ave, Whittier, CA 90602-1312
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Ranked #39 of 258 Restaurants in Whittier
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American
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  • English first
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English first
Whittier, California
13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Just whipped through the drive thru and ordered a cheeseburger. 2.91$. Wanted to try something other than the big chains. No drink or fries so I tasted the burger well. Bun was toasted perfectly the meat fresh and packed with lettuce and tomato. I enjoyed the burger a lot more than say a Big Mac. I'll be back.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

You want a very good burger? I had a good sized one with chili. Very very tasty! While we were there it got very busy with customers coming in & out or staying in for the meal. The service is great. Very very clean. A lot of room inside & out for eating. Right now they have their place decorated... More 

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Chicago area
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

I've eaten here several times over the years. The burger, chili, and cherry pie were just fine after a long day. Everyone is pleasant and friendly.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Ricks has been there forever, so they must be doing something right. I must say that my all time fav - patty melt - has been kinda ruined by the addition of lettuce and tomato. Chili cheese fries are still very good.

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Whittier, California
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Rick's Burgers is an icon in Uptown Whittier. Not only do they sell the best burgers and fries, but they have a great fan following. Every Christmas, they fill up the outside courtyard with elaborate decorations and a 30 foot (or so) tall tree with all the bells and whistles (and lights!). Their prices are very reasonable, well-staffed, and the... More 

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

We ate here several times during our 10 day stay at the Whittier Radisson across the street. If you like Burger dives, old fashioned mom and pop California low cost restaurants then you may like this place. The prices were surprisingly low. They had a large menu with plenty to choose from. It was a popular local eatery with some... More 

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Whittier, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

I've been coming to Rick's for 8 years, since I moved here. I always overlooked that unsmiling, rude cashier that sometimes just throws the plate on your table old-school. I usually just keep walking and don't come here when I see her behind the counter. Came here tonight 12-6-12 about 8:30pm and didn't see her, so walked on in, and,... More 

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Whittier, California
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2012

Before I became a vegetarian I looked forward to coming here when in uptown. I actually preferred this fast food as opposed to a sit down joint similar. Great bacon avocado burgers and fries. They also have very good club sandwiches . Durning Christmas they decorate with giant trees and ornament. Kids will love it. I love it. Makes you... More 

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South Lake Tahoe
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

We ate here for breakfast. Just looking at the outside, you might feel put off. Go in anyway. The food is just as good (or better) than the average coffee shop for half the price. Breakfast was served on real plates with real silverware (I would have expected plastic). Everything was very good. The workers are friendly and efficient. We... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2008

I love Rick's! Both my mom and I work in the Whittier area and come to eat here often for lunch; at least once a week. The food is great and the service is fast and friendly. There is the OCCASIONAL homeless person, but none that I have ever noticed bothering any customers.

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Additional Information about Ricks Drive In & Out

Address: 7254 Greenleaf Ave, Whittier, CA 90602-1312
Phone Number: 562-698-4464
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Whittier
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 - 12:00 am
Saturday 6:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisine: American

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