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Retro Burger & Ice Cream

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795 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA 02476-4732
+1 781-777-2139
11:30 - 20:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 20:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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New England
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630 reviews
358 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 445 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2013

Really great burgers - in fact, let me say, that my burger savvy son stated that the burgers here are better than the burgers at Shake Shack! He loves the buns better here and he described the meat itself as more tasty and of better texture. I personally fell in love with their veggie burger, really really good. And the... More 

Thank lexmiller
Ludlow, Massachusetts
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100 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2013

This place is really good for Banana Splits. We love stopping here when we go to the Cape though I believe the name changed this year to Rt something Ice Cream. Still good!

Thank Labkata
Boston, Massachusetts
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227 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2013

I really wanted to love this place. The location is great, the atmosphere is adorable, and the service is excellent. I just didn't love the burger - I liked Five Guys much better. There's something about their patty recipe that just wasn't...right. However, the sweet potato fries were fantastic, and I've heard great things about their onion rings. Might be... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
American, Fast food, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 795 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington, MA 02476-4732
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 781-777-2139

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