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Anchor Bar

413 Tower Ave, Superior, WI 54880-1048
715-394-9747
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Ranked #3 of 76 Restaurants in Superior
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Cuisines: American, Hamburgers
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Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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English first
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

EXCELLENT BURGERS AND FRIES! this place is THE Best. No, it is not clean and to some it might be considered a dive. But it is one of those hole in the wall specialties that works. Be sure to stop in! The waiting line speaks for itself :)

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Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

True dive bar!! Not trying to be something they are not.... Small place with a tiny kitchen that only has the best burgers in a 150 mile radius..... Worth the stop, don't judge the outside of the place, remember it is a dive bar with great burgers and fries..... Tip: order the tall Grainbelt, they come in a huge frosty... More 

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Duluth
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Looking for a good burger at a great price? For over 20 years, my family has enjoyed the Anchor Bar. Our favorite table is in the game room; it has a great view of the bar, yet it is private. Place your order then, people watch or play a game of cards until your hot basket arrives. I always order... More 

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Superior, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

There is a reason that people who come to Superior have heard of the Anchor Bar and want us to take them there. It is a local iconic bar with the best hamburgers around and French fries from real potatoes cut shortly before hitting the deep fryer. People who are regulars usually end up with a favorite- the Jalopeno Burger,... More 

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Thunder Bay, Canada
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We ordered two burgers--one with cream cheese & olives and the other a blue cheese burger. The olive/cheese burger was acceptable and the fresh-cut fries were good. However, the blue cheese burger was definitely a disappointment. The burger meat was fine--however, the blue cheese on the burger was blue cheese salad dressing poured on the burger--yuck!! Making a soupy additive... More 

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Green Bay, Wisconsin
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Traveling to Superior/Duluth area, was told by many to not miss out on the hamburgers and fries at this famous libation station. Family friendly, fast and courteous . Prices are cheap for great quality food and beer/spirits.

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Superior, Wisconsin
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Half pound burgers, my fave is the green olive sour cream burger with fresh cut fries! About $5. During the summer there's outdoor seating, otherwise it's a bar with about 6-7 tables big tables. You won't be disappointed!

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Chanhassen, Minnesota
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

love the kitchy decorations - definitely a dive for sure. great prices and the burgers are killer. my favorite is the cream cheese green olive. the buns are soft and not overwhelming - I usually never eat them. and the fries are fresh cut - delish!

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This place has great burgers and very reasonable prices. Had bacon cheese burger fries and soda only 7 bucks. This place is a dive and wait staff does have attitude but that is what makes this place special. You better know what you want when server gets or you will be waiting. Also if you have special food needs forget... More 

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Connellys Springs, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The Burgers are awesome, they have great choices and the prices are cheap. We had a table of 4 with 3 to-go orders including beers with our burgers and spent $40 including tip. The service is terrible, rude servers and slow service but the Burgers were worth the wait. I had the Jalapeno Burger with fries it was great. Everyone... More 

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Additional Information about Anchor Bar

Address: 413 Tower Ave, Superior, WI 54880-1048
Phone Number: 715-394-9747
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Superior
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:30 am
Cuisine: American, Hamburgers

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