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Boomer's Drive In

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310 N Samish Way, Bellingham, WA 98225
+1 360-647-2666
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Bellingham, Washington, USA
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90 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love driving up to Boomer's & ordering their Boomer Burger, waffle fries & a shake from the comfort of my car. The servers are quick & always friendly. You'll enjoy the comforts of eating in your car.

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Thank Martha1105
Ferndale, Washington
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177 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an old fashioned drive in diner where you can eat in your car (food delivered to you) or sit inside where there is 50s decor and music. I was there at a busy lunch hour. My order was taken efficiently, but due to the large number of people ahead of me, it took a while to get my... More 

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Thank Kathair
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Love this place!!! The best burgers in town and right now there 3 bucks. Very busy busy Worth every minute.

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Thank Benjohnson M
Seattle, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

We went there for lunch and it was an old school drive in. The burgers were good but the shakes were amazing, they had so many flavors. We will be back next time we are in Bellingham.

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Thank Travelling-Samantha
Vancouver, Canada
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95 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017

We were heading back to Vancouver after a couple of days in Seattle and wanted to eat something on US soil that was unique to the area before hitting the border. I did a quick Google search and found this place was open. It was dinner time, we were starving and this seemed to be the right type of fit... More 

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Thank LambdaP
Maple Ridge, Canada
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

The shakes were really good, but other than that the burgers were okay but flavourless, We've had better. Will not be back.

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Thank rsisvixen
Blaine, Washington
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016

We use to go here for a burger but mostly only go for shakes now, they have good shakes. Burgers were good at first but started noticing a certain slimyness (sp?) to them that we don't find at other burger places. We don't eat the burgers anymore. On a better note, I've heard the waffle fries are very good, but... More 

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Excelsior, Minnesota
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016

I was walking back to my hotel and stopped in on a Saturday in November right at 12pm. As I walked into the sit down area, I noticed that at least the 3/4 of the drive in spots were full. Upon entering the sit down area about half the seats were full, which soon changed. I ordered a burger combo... More 

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Thank tonkacaptain
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81 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Boomers is a typical drive in style 50's restaurant, with great food and great prices. My favorites are the onion rings and shakes.

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Thank Ward N
Sydney, Australia
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Found this place by mistake driving to Vancouver. I'm glad I made this mistake. The food was great and the service just as good. The kids got a real kick out of being served at the car and eating in the car. The meals were reasonably priced also. They serve the kids meals in a cardboard model of either a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$3 - $7
Cuisine
American, Fast Food, Diner
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 N Samish Way, Bellingham, WA 98225
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham
  • Phone Number: +1 360-647-2666
Description
Boomer’s Drive-In – Voted the Best Burger in Bellingham again & again!Great Food | Great Price | Great FunBoomer’s great food has been a local family favorite for decades. Our customers have enjoyed the same great menu of gourmet Boomers Burgers, world-famous waffle fries, real hard ice cream milkshakes, yummy hot dogs, fresh salads and old-fashion car hop service for years.Serving families in Bellingham since 1989, Boomer’s Drive-In has become a local icon. People who enjoyed Boomers as a child are now bringing their kids and grand kids to enjoy the same great food. Little about Boomers has changed over the years and we strive to keep it that way.

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