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Karin's Kustard & Hamburgers

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470 S Lowry St, Smyrna, TN 37167-3420
615-220-0440
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Karin's Kustard is a good place to eat and a great place for custard (ice cream). In warm weather it is nice to sit out side under their cover and enjoy your Kustard! The trains come right by so cover your ears and enjoy the rumble under your feet. Be sure to have a Bomb dig-a-dy. It is the BOMB!

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Tullahoma, Tennessee
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

My co-workers and I ordered take out, so I did not get to experience the atmosphere of this place, but I did get to experience the food! I had a cheeseburger, which was perfectly done, well seasoned and juicy. I also had some chili cheese fries which I did not expect to be so massive! And the chili definitely tasted... More 

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Thank auburnledford
Smyrna, Tennessee
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Karin ' s Kustard takes me back to the many mom and pop burger places I remember from the Midwest. Karin hails from Indiana. From the walk up window to the pork fritters, it is a classic. There is no indoor seating, you can eat at the covered picnic tables or in your car. We eat there often and really... More 

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Thank bunch823
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

Don't let the unimpressive outside fool you! Karin's Kustard is burgers, fries, and shakes done right! If you're in the mood for a delicious burger or hotdog, this is the place to go! All of the custard treats are yummy... Treat yourself!!

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Thank DanyaPa
Smyrna, Tennessee
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68 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Dropped by for lunch and everything is good. I love their burgers with a little char from the grill and the mushrooms are to die for. Ice cream selections are many and excellent.

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Thank Glenn M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015 via mobile

I love Karins Kustard! Excellent burger and such a fun, old-timey feel with the window to order and the outdoor picnic tables. Wonderful for a fall or spring day! Everything is great!

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Thank Chelsea N
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

Forget the burger chains - go here. Walk up to the small service window and make your choice. Then take an outdoor seat. Your food is brought to the table. The burger is old school. I loved it. The seating is alongside a raised railway line, and one of those crazy long freight trains passed as we ate - the... More 

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Thank CIM15
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

Bring the kids, grandkids and anyone who loves a frozen treat! Karin's is awesome! If it's really hot out, just be prepared to eat in your car (messy). They do have covered picnic tables! :)

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Thank Mary L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

As others stated, outside seating or take out only so watch the weather. Even on a rainy, dreary day, we will still go and sit under the canopy in our jackets. They have rope lights run all over and for plastic picnic tables, it is kinda romantic in a drive-in theater sort of way. We always see a train go... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

It's hard to wrong with ice cream or custard. Burger and fries are fairly good, but their chili and grilled cheese combo is to live for. Outside eating only so watch the weather.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Fast Food
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 470 S Lowry St, Smyrna, TN 37167-3420
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Smyrna
  • Phone Number: 615-220-0440

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?