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Val's Burgers

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American,
2115 Kelly St, Hayward, CA 94541-3225
+1 510-889-8257
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“hamburger” (22 reviews)
American, Diner
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2115 Kelly St, Hayward, CA 94541-3225
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Val's is a Hayward institution. Entering Val's is like stepping back in time. Food is plentiful and of outstanding quality. Service is as you would expect it in an old time cafe/diner: fast, efficient, and no non-sense. Val's makes the best burgers in all of...More

Thank Fran D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just go to Val's! Bring $100 CASH, no credit cards, it's not expensive** but Great Burgers, Awesome French Fries, Bottomless Soda and straight out of the 1950's Milk Shake Machine!!!!! So Delicious. The waitresses are also super hard working, super attentive and super friendly.

Thank brianbU9165VX
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

The food is great and the place is a nice cute establishment. The staff is a hit and miss but never the food! It can get a little crowded so don't be surprised but it's well worth it. It's cash only so don't forget to...More

Thank andyprincess
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Everything was great and delicious. Good service and the meal was a great value. Had to wait because of being busy but was worth it.

Thank Raul L
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

I’m a big fan of VALS’s Burgers and have been going there for years. Fresh condiments and a bowl full of pickles! I live in the neighborhood so I frequently visit VALS’s burgers. Don’t forget to order a milkshake!

Thank venettef2018
Reviewed 10 July 2018

An unassuming and seemingly off-the-wall little restaurant in Hayward CA, step through Val's door and you are instantly transported to cozy 50s-style shindigs with courteous staff and satisfying eats. Featuring the hardy Mama and Papa Burgers, a medium-well topped with swiss or cheddar cheese is...More

Thank AuroEagle
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We have been eating at Val's for over 20 years. While my eating habits have changed to a little lighter fare, I still visit Val's from time to time. The wait staff has always treated us well and the food is always tasted terrific, especially...More

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Cool authentic burger joint. Nice place to grab a good burger w sides. Friendly neighborhood restaurant, good ambiance, affordably priced options, and most importantly the food is yummy!

Thank Ricardo E
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Val's opened in the 1950s. It hasn't changed. This is authentic old school burgers, fries and shakes (and other things). This is not 2010 made to look like 1950s - it is the real deal. A friend of mine who lived in Hayward introduced me...More

Thank TooHardtoPickaName
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We ate our hamburger and strawberries milkshakes. Everything fresh and tasty. My Daughter love it a lot! :)

Thank sandramA3042JE
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2115 Kelly St, Hayward, CA 94541-3225
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hayward
  • Phone Number: +1 510-889-8257
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