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Comet Burgers

Diner, American
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207 S Main St, Royal Oak, MI 48067-2611
+1 248-414-4567
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11:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Wed 11:00 - 00:00
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Rochester, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Comet burgers has a short menu, but every single item on that menu is phenomenal. They make sure you get plenty of pickles and sauteed onions on each slider, and the fries are great too. Make sure you stop in after going out to the one of the bars downtown before (safely and responsibly) heading home.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Comet Burgers are the best sliders in town, hands down! They melt in your mouth.. Great shakes, and onion rings are really good too.

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

Just ate there yesterday and the sliders were great. When you add cheese and some fried onion to this burger it will satisfy that slider urge you get. Add an order of onion rings or fries to complete the deal and you wont go home hungry. Be more daring and order a shake but you will absolutely bust when you... More 

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

Great sliders done better than White Castle in a dated diner like restaraunt.Mostly counter seating with a few tables for two. Great fries and old fashioned milk shakes will get you full very fast and won't drain your wallet.

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Toledo, Ohio
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55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2014

This was a quaint little burger and hot dog joint. Nothing special, thin patty burgers for a low price.

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Waterford, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2014

Comet vs. Hunter House - You can't beat the ambience at Hunter House and the fries are better than Bates or Greene's. Lots of sweet, tender onion, which was actually the initial bouquet upon sampling a burger. The patty itself was a bit bland, as it had not browned and lacked that caramelized beefiness. Comet's patty AND onions had it... More 

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2012

Lunch at Comet Burgers is more like a step into a Fifties time warp than lunch at a diner trying to create a nostalgic feel, except the large screens TVs that flank the front and back of the place show programs in color rather than black and white. Sit at the counter or sit at the few tables that line... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2012

When it's late and one doesn't want to do a Coney Island or the neighborhood iHop, Comet is a great alternative. No nonsense food here. It's straight forward sliders with a hefty side of the grilled onions. Don't expect to come in here expecting some chic expensive nouveau slider- this is fresh off the grill goodness here. It's no muss,... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2008

Greasy!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2008

Get you sliders here!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Diner, American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 S Main St, Royal Oak, MI 48067-2611
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Royal Oak
  • Phone Number: +1 248-414-4567

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