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Dicks Drive-In - 45th St.

#316 of 3,052 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
Lake Union
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111 NE 45th St., Seattle, WA 98105
+1 206-632-5125
10:30 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 2:00 am
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Dicks Burgers is am amazing chain. All of the food there is good and it is incredibly inexpensive. Things I particularly enjoy about it is the low prices, good quality food, and generally short wait times. They also pay their employees well so it feels good to support them. They also take debet/credit cards now which is nice. Before, it... More 

Thank Nick M
Bellevue, Washington
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84 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dick's makes a great budget burger! Dick's makes a great 'fast food' burger! Dick's makes a great meal: Deluxe, fries, shake, extra tartar sauce thank you. Dick's does not make a gourmet burger with freshly cut lettuce, tomatoes, sliced pickles and Foie gras. It's a simple affair with a unique taste. You like them or you don't but you absolutely... More 

Thank Robert G
Bellevue, Washington
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94 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

I have heard so much about dicks drive in so i finally decided to stop by and see what all the hype was about. First thing i notice was on the weekend there is a gang of people there, lets say about 70 ppl. All waiting for there order or waiting to order. Secondly was how cheap the food was.... More 

Thank dvonte
Brisbane, Australia
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2016

It may just be a nostalgia thing for this local Seattle boy, but every time I'm in town I stop at Dick's for two Cheeseburgers and a chocolate shake. I won't say it's something out-of-towners need to try, for they may like their hometown White Castle or In-&-Out better, but by keeping it simple, it is good value for money... More 

Thank Snowdog276
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728 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 255 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016

We were in the area and were hungry. We saw the parking lot filled with cars which is always a good indication that it is a popular fast food place. We order ed burgers, fries and milk shakes and all satisfied our appetites. What we did not realize is that this is mostly a carry out place as there is... More 

Thank wwjd1947
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Who doesn't want a burger, fries and a drink for under $5? My boyfriend told me we had to go here, and I was not disappointed. Awesome little burgers for such an awesome price! Now we stop in whenever we visit.

Thank Jaci B
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

we had Deluxe Hamburger, Special Hamburger, and Regular Hamburger, all just average, the french fries were disappointing in taste and not crisp at all.

Thank HWLange
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

If you are anywhere near, stop in and get a burger. They are made fresh, and the fries are really tastee. They now take debit and credit, so that's a major plus!

Thank pdog72
Lebanon, Oregon
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247 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Have been to Dick's often and it is usually late at night when we want something that is not McDonald's. Simple menu, low prices and never been disappointed. Nothing great here, but of the half dozen or so times I have been I have never been unhappy. An icon in the Seattle area for sure and when you keep it... More 

Thank Michael M
Clearwater FL
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231 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

There are several around town, we ate at this one near the University. It may be the original from the 1950's. This is wonderful drive-in type food, that as a teen-ager you would burn off and as an adult, goes right to your waist. No Tables, sit on your tailgate or on the curb near your ride, have a burger,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Fast Food
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
10:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 NE 45th St., Seattle, WA 98105
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Lake Union
  • Neighborhood: Lake Union
  • Phone Number: +1 206-632-5125

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