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Telway Hamburger System

27000 John R Rd, Madison Heights, MI 48071
(248) 545-7962
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- Jul 24, 2014
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English first
Evansville, Indiana
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76 reviews 76 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This place has been here for so many years, and I think that speaks volumes as to just how good it truly is. Great burgers - they still advertise four for $2.50. And the coffee is great too. As a matter of fact, the coffee is so hot it takes a while before you can even take a sip. I... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Good Burgers - much better than White Castles and bigger too! Fries & Milk Shakes are much better as well. Very clean & service is always fast.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Awesome burgers. Steaming hot. Best you can get for the money. Perfect simple burgers 5 times better than White Castle and a better atmosphere. Also this place may be small and old but it's so clean the stainless shines like a mirror

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Macomb, Michigan
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110 reviews 110 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

It is always the same people working there every time we visit. You can't be traveling on 696 and not stop in here. Our family has been coming here for decades. There are very easy to get to and they have a simple pick up window or you can dine inside. Either way, you won't be disappointed. It is nothing... More

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Madison Heights, Michigan
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

What can you say about the Telway except that it is a legacy around the Heights. It's funny how the people that have moved out of Michigan tend to always comment on how much they miss the Telway....

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Warsaw, Indiana
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89 reviews 89 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

I stopped in on the Michigan street location early Sunday morning and could not have been happier with my choice. These are original sliders thin patties, onions,pickles ketchup,mustard and a smashed bun all wrapped up in paper. I think it was 4 burgers for 2.50 the place has seating for maybe 5 people so I ordered mine to go. I'm... More

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Hazel Park, Michigan
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

Good, greasy, cheese onions, goodie goodness. The perfect stop after the bar.

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Stillwater, ok
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146 reviews 146 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

Used to live near Telway before moving out of state 10 years ago. Just went back for a visit and Telway was a MUST. Their lil burgers are simular to White Castle, but like it was made at home.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2008

Great for late-night eats!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2008

Awful.

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