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Happy Burro Chili and Beer

100 W Main St, Beatty, NV 89003
+1 775-553-9099
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“chilli” (120 reviews)
“burger” (26 reviews)
“chili dog” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
100 W Main St, Beatty, NV 89003
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141 - 150 of 173 reviews

Reviewed 15 January 2014

You want beer? Ok. You want chili? Ok. You want a hot dog? Ok. That's pretty much it, but what they do, they do VERY well. And they won awards for the chili too. Excellent.

2  Thank tilly69Macclesfield
Reviewed 8 January 2014

The Happy Burro is a classic local desert place… It’s a small smokey bar with an outdoor beer garden adjacent… they do Beer, wine, chili and burgers… This is classic Nevada desert… not the Ritz…but a wonderful honest place to have a bowl of chili...More

3  Thank RandyHees
Reviewed 4 January 2014

A visit to Beatty is not complete without a stop at the Happy Burro for a bowl of their award winning chili, and cold glass of beer. This small mom & pop is family owned and operated, and just all around good people.

Thank DeathValleyJim
Reviewed 16 December 2013

This place was great. It has character and the chilli was awesome and hit the spot after a long day of hiking. The menu is very limited so if you are looking for variety you'll have to go somewhere else. We also had a burger...More

1  Thank Traveler36025
Reviewed 28 November 2013

I liked it after walking into the other busy pubs looking for some dinner I ate a quiet dinner here. Great chili, limited draft beer selection. A local working person's small bar. All the locals were friendly, open and apolitical. The local sheriff strolled in...More

1  Thank msohorselogger
Reviewed 11 October 2013

We stayed at Beatty for 2 nights and had a lunch and a dinner there. What a great place. What you see is what you get- a really great tasting chilli and beer in pitchers all for a decent price.Good value and great atmosphere. The...More

1  Thank james r
Reviewed 9 October 2013

We stayed at the Exchange Motel opposite the Happy Burro. After the madness of 5 days in Las Vegas we just wanted a quite time and some smaller portions of food at sensible prices. We first had some beers at the Sourdough Saloon which was...More

2  Thank Carol T
Reviewed 24 August 2013

We had difficulties finding the place as one can never expect the outlook of this "restaurant". A tiny bungalow-like with a small yard hosting 3-4 tables. the guest share the yard with a dog- as undefinable as type as the style of the place itself....More

2  Thank Gerry G
Reviewed 7 August 2013

Excellent chilly hot dog in a charming little place in a small town of Nevada. Hard to explain the magic... you dont expect a nice restaurant but a nice tavern magically driven by an old charismatic nice lady. Choices of chilly beer. Casual talks with...More

2  Thank TheEmptyQuarter
Reviewed 4 June 2013

This place is nice, you can drink a beer and make friends with other customers. The atmosphere is home-like. Make sure to taste their GREAT chili. I had 2 bowls but really I had to tell myself.. NOW STOP!! 1 bowl was only 4 $,...More

1  Thank elthasgone
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 7
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 W Main St, Beatty, NV 89003
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Beatty
  • Phone Number: +1 775-553-9099
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