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Barb's Diner

717 G St, Burwell, NE 68823-4136
+1 308-346-5020
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good45%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible12%
29 Aug 2016
23 Apr 2016
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Diner, American
717 G St, Burwell, NE 68823-4136
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Reviews (16)
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Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Quick breakfast Sunday morning. The fifties theme might be fun for some, but it's narrowly focused on folks before our time. Food quality was good. Sausage and bacon were very good, hash browns crispy as they should be, and pancake was flavorful. Disappointed to find...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Great biscuits and gravy! Barbs selling and looking for a buyer. Hope the next owners can feel these big shoes. Great spot. Open early.

Thank Matt T
Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Marty McFly had breakfast at Barbs on his time journey. All menu choices scream old school. Hamburger with fries and shake. They even have the iconic sloppy joe sandwich. Made me nostalgic for my grandmas home cookin. Barb is a happy person in her role...More

Thank Byron M
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Walked in thinking was a neat 50s diner. As I sat waiting for service I noticed how dirty the atmosphere was. Cobwebs and a thick layer of dirt on all the decor and wIll trim, grime on the cute table jukeboxs. The food was frozen...More

Thank Ruby B
Reviewed 16 August 2015

We visit this community with some frequency. We always wind up at Barb's Diner for at least one meal. We recently make a visit for breakfast. We were (as always) greeted cheerfully, our order quickly taken - and delivered. While not fancy, the food is...More

Thank RichardB562
Reviewed 17 June 2015

Lots of great menu items. This place has a great 50's feel. Love going here because they always make you feel welcome

Thank Girloutandabout77
Reviewed 11 June 2015

Inexpensive, eclectic 50's decor, cute little 10 year old waitress who was probably the owner's daughter. Large portions, the pineapple shake was huge!! Outdoor seating available. Very quick service, large selection.

Thank JacRet
Reviewed 8 December 2014

Barb's is 'unique'. It's an 'art deco' diner -- but the food is good, the service is good, the owner is gracious .. Visit; you'll be glad you did!

Thank RichardB562
Reviewed 2 June 2014

There are not many breakfast spots in Burwell. Barb's is one of the old standby's for good home cooking breakfast - eggs, pancakes, sausage, etc. Nothing fancy, but the prices are cheap. I enjoy going to see all the old timers sit around, drink coffee...More

Thank Nicholas S
Reviewed 25 May 2014 via mobile

Went for breakfast with the family and some friends on a Sunday morning. Will never go back. We were not offered high chairs or booster seats for the kids. Were not given menus. Waitress took order for half the table, then returned about 10 minutes...More

1  Thank Jessy B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Diner, American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 717 G St, Burwell, NE 68823-4136
  • Location: United States  >  Nebraska (NE)  >  Burwell
  • Phone Number: +1 308-346-5020
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