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Nick's Hamburger Shop

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American, Hamburgers
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427 Main Avenue, Brookings, SD 57006 - 1935
(605) 692-4324
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Today
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 51
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Old time lunch counter survives!

This neat little place serves yummy little hand-made burgers and several varieties of prepackaged potato chips. There is also some ice cream on the menu which is good. But the most outstanding thing about Nick's is the home-made pie. Every pie is made completely from scratch and is AMAZING.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Angela D
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Brookings, South Dakota
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Brookings, South Dakota
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This neat little place serves yummy little hand-made burgers and several varieties of prepackaged potato chips. There is also some ice cream on the menu which is good. But the most outstanding thing about Nick's is the home-made pie. Every pie is made completely from scratch and is AMAZING.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

We stopped for dinner on our way through Brookings, what a neat place. Service was fast, and food was good. Burgers, malts and homemade pie.

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Brookings, South Dakota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

A local landmark in this beautiful clean community for many many years. Known for its grilled slider hamburgers, but also serves up chips, refreshments, and desserts.

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Bloomington, United States
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

They don't serve fries, but the tiny hamburgers are fabulous with potato chips. It's really fast, you literally can be in and out in 15 minutes. The have carry out also. Cash only. No tipping.

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merkel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

I was passing through and people on the street said it was great. It was OK but nothing special and over priced.

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Fishers
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Great burgers in a small size. Small but cozy restaurant with full viewing access of the grill. All around sitting on stools. No fries served, chips in a bag. A little pricey for the hamburgers though. I like them!

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Brookings
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

It might be a small restaurant but the burgers are delicious. We've been eating them since they were only 15 cents each. The aroma attracts you to the place. Buy them by the bag or eat at the counter. Great burgers and a fun place to take visitors.

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Vilpinte
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Very good hamberger good saucichees very good lunch cluster mer is very funny i love thé restaurants

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Vestby Municipality, Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Loved it, want to visit again. Visited with family/friends and even bought the book of this special place. A great benefiter in the community as well. Excellent!

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Colman, SD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

This is a must stop if you are in the Brookings area! Buy them by the bag! Homemade shakes & pies. There isn't another place like it! Love the atmosphere & food!!

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Additional Information about Nick's Hamburger Shop

Address: 427 Main Avenue, Brookings, SD 57006 - 1935
Phone Number: (605) 692-4324
Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Brookings
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cuisine: American, Hamburgers

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 427 Main Avenue, Brookings, SD 57006 - 1935
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Brookings
  • Phone Number: (605) 692-4324

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Hamburgers
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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