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Hamburger Inn

American, Hamburgers
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16 N Sandusky St, Delaware, OH 43015-1902
740-369-3850
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A 50's Hamburger Diner Right in Downtown Delaware!

Passing through Delaware on our way home, we saw the Hamburger Inn and decided to give it a try. It is located right in the heart of downtown Delaware. Upon entering, you get a nostalgic feel as there are no tables - just a long counter with islands surrounded by stools. Nothing fancy, just good... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
Carl A
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Springfield, Ohio
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

The Hamburger Inn is one of our favorites in charming downtown Delaware. We have been eating here for several years, but stopped going about two years ago after having a baby. The problem with having a baby, is that the whole restaurant is communal style seating at a counter on a stool. Though they had some highchairs that hung from... More 

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Springfield, Ohio
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84 reviews 84 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Passing through Delaware on our way home, we saw the Hamburger Inn and decided to give it a try. It is located right in the heart of downtown Delaware. Upon entering, you get a nostalgic feel as there are no tables - just a long counter with islands surrounded by stools. Nothing fancy, just good old fashioned burger diner, which... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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162 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

I had the pleasure of eating at the Hamburger Inn over the weekend. I love an old diner and this place has been around since 1932. The place is still in decent shape after all that time. It was reasonably clean. The tables are set up so that your are sharing space with strangers, which I thought was really cool.... More 

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Delaware, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Always love fresh cinnamon rolls and the earlier the better because they have been know to run out :-)

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Delaware, Ohio
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Although much of the Hamburger Inn food is delicious .........don't miss the cinnamon rolls, best pancakes EVER and skillfully prepared eggs and breakfast potaoes. Great old fashioned diner feel in a historic location in beautiful downtown Delaware!

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Oak Harbor
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

First visit. Our waitress was very nice and suggested we try the hamburgers. Friend and I both had the Bacon Cheese Hamburgers. We had the smallest burger but it was large, cooked right and on a very fresh bun. We both thought the burgers were very good and filling. I had the waffle fries which were good. My friend had... More 

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Delaware, Ohio
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

The homemade soups and daily specials are excellent and priced fairly. The signature burgers are average at best. Third shift breakfasts are huge and tasty. Cinnamon rolls are baked daily and are very popular for take-out.

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Columbus, Ohio
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Hamburger Inn is the classic burger joint. Located in the heart of downtown Delaware, Ohio. Nothing fancy, just good old fashioned diner food. We walked in to the Hamburger Inn and saw counter seating only. I loved it, reminded me of the drugstore diners when I was a kid. We sat on our stools at the and were greeted by... More 

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Delaware, Ohio
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9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Other than the interior, there's just nothing special about it. I've taken my 8 year old boy there twice. He was thrilled with the old school counter seating, but I can't say the food was anything great. It's about the quality of cafeteria food. The second time, I brought the entire family. Since our youngest was too little for the... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

The "Lumberjack Breakfast" was a great way to start the day and kept me full enough that I did not need to stop to eat on the way home. The gyro omelet is also delicious.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 16 N Sandusky St, Delaware, OH 43015-1902
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Delaware
  • Phone Number: 740-369-3850

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Hamburgers
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm

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