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2703 Stringer St, Brenham, TX 77833-5745
979-836-5112
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10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great food!

This place was close to our hotel so we went through the drive thru. They were fast and the food was good. I had the chicken strip basket and crispitos and they were delicious! I would recommend this place!

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
jboyett
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

Good food, though, after three visits and a hair in my food twice countered with the horrible service of the staff. I would not return. Check you food before eating. People should understand that service 9 times out of 10 keeps you coming back.

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Thank Nectar D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 via mobile

This place was close to our hotel so we went through the drive thru. They were fast and the food was good. I had the chicken strip basket and crispitos and they were delicious! I would recommend this place!

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Thank jboyett
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

Stopped here on our way home from Fredericksburg. OMG the burgers are to die for. We got single patty burgers that tasted like heaven. They are so huge! They are bigger than my husband's hands! The service was great. You do have to wait a few minutes but your food is cooked fresh to order. It is well worth it.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 via mobile

It is a pleasure to have the moist hamburgers at Dairy Bar and some of the best milkshakes. Two in our party had the fried codfish and were pleasantly surprised--flaky and tasty. Dairy Bar delivers on what they do and do it well.

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1 Thank albebuc
Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

Stopped by on our way to hill country. Everything is made to order. We had burgers - great burgers and bigger than expected. Fried okra is very good, too. We didn't have to wait very long for our food. Prices are very reasonable.

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Thank mykim71
Brenham, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Some how this odd joint works. Drive through is a wait - its not fast food. You have to wait in your car around the corner. The prices are RETRO as in too good to believe. All food is fresh and delicious. I have never had anything on the menu except a burger because I cannot pass up a real... More 

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Thank banana3tx
houston
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

The burgers are all great. I live the fried okra too. Shakes are thick. Prices are hard to beat. Just don't be in a hurry. They cook food fresh for your order and it will take time. Inside is a throwback to 1970s.

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Thank kak7114
Brenham, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

I'm not a huge burger fan, but wow! This place is great. If you are in Brenham, this is a DO NOT MISS. I love to go through the drive-thru and drive out to a scenic spot to just eat in peace. The sweet potato fries are spot-on. SO much better than Chili's.

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Thank Allison S
Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

If you want a made to order fresh burger, the Dairy Bar is the place to go. Paired with crinkle fries and a large soda, it's a great meal. Friendly service in the drive thru or dine in. the burgers are thick and juicy.

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1 Thank krzykat
Chappell Hill, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

ALL the locals come here. When we first moved to Brenham, we were told by born-and-raised-here folks that Dairy Bar is THE place for hamburgers. And they're right!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2703 Stringer St, Brenham, TX 77833-5745
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Brenham
  • Phone Number: 979-836-5112

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm

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