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Bates Hamburgers

33406 5 Mile Rd, Livonia, MI 48154-2860
(734) 427-3464
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Boca Raton, Florida
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315 reviews 315 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014 via mobile

Came here with my son after just flying in from Florida. He got 3 cheeseburger sliders and I got 3 reg. hamurgers. Also got an order of fries. Staffwas friendly hamburgers cooked to order and went down easily. Fries were perfect. Prices cheap. Great place to get sliders.

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Delhi, Delhi, India
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Burgers are damn cheap and good. I had chilli burger, it was good but not the best. But at this price it would be a sin to expect more. Burgers are small in size and one can have 2-3 burgers easily.

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Apple Valley
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

One of the best burgers joints to go to if you have a burger craving. My favorite is simple burger with grilled onions and mustard that's all it needs, but they do offer many other options. I wish I could find a burger like this in Cali

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Livonia, Michigan
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

A throwback to yesteryear but oh....what great food! You can't go wrong here. Nothing fancy, but the burgers are to die for! You get the urge...you gotta go to Ba-tays on the Boulevard!

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Livonia, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Beside the that the hamburgers are the Greatest . The staff is the friendliest. It like a family when you arrive.

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Farmington Hills, Michigan
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Probably the best hamburger joint you will ever try. You don't get one of those honking bacon-gouda-avocado burgers. Sure, those have their place, but at Bates you get a greasy slider. And it isn't like those other white castle-esque restaurants. This one is the real deal. Delicious. You'll probably eat 2 of them if you are over the age of... More

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Monrovia, Alabama, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I recommend the chili Burger, it was meaty without being messy....Bates is truly a Michigan experience to be grabbed!

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Saline, Michigan
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47 reviews 47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

You go back in time to the old corner hamburger joints. The carry out window is always busy. Be prepared to eat 2 -3 of these delicious hamburgers. Well worth the wait at the carry out. When you get the craving for these "greasy spoon" hamburgers...you just have to go get a bag! Bates has been here since 1959. Long... More

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Warren, Michigan
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92 reviews 92 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

best greasy slider imaginable--laura was the cool counter girl--heard this place is the favorite burger joint for everyone that lives around here--if you are in the area, gotta come get your burger fix......

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Livonia, MI
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Great burgers and fries. Small so eat 2-4 at a time. Kinda like a White Castle burger but better. Cash only. Parking is bad ... not enough room at lunch time. On a busy corner but be patient, it can be accomplished.

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Additional Information about Bates Hamburgers

Address: 33406 5 Mile Rd, Livonia, MI 48154-2860
Phone Number: (734) 427-3464
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Livonia
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: Hamburgers

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