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Reviewed February 27, 2020 via mobile

I moved to Atascocita at the beginning of August 2015 and I had received a flyer in the mail. One of the offers was for mini cupcakes from a nearby bakery. I visited that bakery to claim my free cupcakes and spoke to the baker...directly. I asked him about the other establishments mentioned on the flyer and he recommended Hippo Burgers. I visited soon after and I have been a regular ever since. I have tried all of their signature burgers except one (not a mushroom fan). I even starved myself until about 3 in the afternoon to try The Monster Hippo one time. That one was so awesome, but Hippo Texas is my favorite burger. The Hippo Buffalo Fries are really tasty, too. I was the first customer at the Atascocita grand opening in the Spring of 2018...I am proud to say. I took my Teo Bffs with me and I tell everyone I encounter that they must try a Hippo Burger. P.S. I think anyone can make a burger and throw a bunch a crap on it, call it a signature burger and charge up the wazoo. The difference between those places and Hippo is the meat. I feel the meat is the foundation of the burger and Hippo chefs season the meat just right. I am carnivore, but I have vegetarian offspring. I took my youngest and she ordered the BBQ and asked them to substitute the Buffalo Fries for the meat. They did and she said it was really good.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed December 31, 2019

Walked up to order cashier just looked at us. Then finally said what do you want. I was a little taken back, we then ordered. He literally didn’t say anything. My wife asked what was Cajun fries, he stated it has seasoning on it. I...was amazed that this is whom they choose to greet customers. We ordered and she ordered a shake. Same young man delivered. My wife said politely thank you, he just walked away. If you are going to work with customers learn some manners and customer service.More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed August 6, 2019

The burgers are very generous in size and flavor. Just bring your appetite. Sides are also great! Gets crowded at times but worth the wait.

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed July 22, 2019 via mobile

Tried this place out for the first time with a colleague and it was awesome! Burger tasted hand made, onion rings were well seasoned, great job!!

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

I haven’t had such a good burger in a long time. Real meat and home cut French fries. Good customer service.

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed June 25, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I ate at Hippo Burgers for the first time Saturday. One of the best burgers I have had in a while. Fast service. And a good selection of burgers. We will be back!

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

I've had most of the burgers on the menu all are very good. Stupendous! !! Better than home cooked can't had a match to anyone's burgers ..garlic fries. Nice N strong ...cajaun fries for the wild ones ..still really really good !!!

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Once my eyes adjusted to the brightness of the yellow and red interior walls and bright fluorescent lighting I studied the menu board and placed my order. I asked for the Mushroom burger, an order of onion rings and an ice tea. It was a...bit hard to hear the guy at the cash register as there were 6 guys at a table behind me talking loudly and this place is all hard surfaces so sounds echo here. I filled my tea and sat and waited. Seemed like a steady stream of lunch customers, several had ID tags that looked like from the nearby high school, maybe teachers. My order came out and it was pretty awesome, a big burger and plenty of onion rings. Their rings are the crunchy crisp breaded ones and tasted great, their oil in the fryer is obviously fresh. The burger was super juicy and the meat is not hard pressed into a patty shape but kind of broke up in the bun. The mushrooms and grilled onions were super hot of the griddle. Probably should have not had the mayo. I'm ok with it but between the mayo and the juicy burger the bun soon began to fall apart. No problem, they have plastic cutlery if you need it and lots of napkins. The burgers and sides are priced like a place that isn't a big chain fast food joint so is a bit higher. I got out for just over $12 but felt it was worth it. It sure doesn't look like much from the street, kind of a non descript strip center but the burgers are good.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

The burgers here are great! The portions are BIG! I am a grown woman & order the kids burger. We all like the garlic fries as well.

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Really good big burgers!! Onion rings were great. Relaxed atmosphere. Priced about right! Pretty good selection for principally a burger place.

Date of visit: August 2018
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