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Dairy Bar

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2703 Stringer St, Brenham, TX 77833-5745
+1 979-836-5112
Monday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Brenham, Texas
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All food here is prepared after you order it. The catfish and cheeseburgers are the best! Milkshakes are very thick, made with Blue Bell ice cream. The only downside is that seating inside can be at a premium during busy times. If possible, call your order in ahead of time.

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Thank 390sh
Dallas, Texas
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393 reviews
313 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Had dinner on Friday night and the drive-thru was out to the street! We found a parking spot and went inside for some catfish platters (four strips of fish, fries, and three hush-puppies). Good food and wonderful service. Of course, Blue Bell ice cream is served. Do go & enjoy!

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Thank George B
Houston, Texas
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017

We've eaten here almost every time we go to Austin and always get jalapeno cheeseburgers that are huge, delicious, and cheap.

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Thank carandale
LEWISTON
1 review
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Great food at a lower price than fast-food... The burgers are huge and malts are amazing.... Call in for a shorter wait time

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Thank JOHN W
Brenham, Texas
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 21 October 2016

A tiny dining room but huge food! Classic burgers, fries and such. The milk shakes are a must. If you are short on time....make more time. The drive through takes a bit and the dining room is typically crowded (maybe six tables) so plan your day with time to make a stop, you won't be disappointed.

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Thank SteveSCR
College Station, Texas
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48 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Better than the chains! We'll be coming back for sure. Loved the burgers!!! Not packed with grease either. ❤️ Lots of others got grilled chicken salad. Some had chicken fried steak baskets and they looked great! I think burgers and crinkle cut fries are their speciality!!! My daughter ordered crispy fresh onion rings. Again, no grease! Really yummy. They served... More 

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Thank TexasEx84
Wimberley, Texas
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72 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016

This place looks like an old Dairy Queen and has a similar menu, but tastes MUCH better! I always get the chicken taco salad, which is very tasty, is a huge meal and only $5.50. The ladies who work there are always friendly and super fast, though the place is usually packed. I see lots of people eating burgers, so... More 

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Thank ladydiholmes
Austin, Texas
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Passing through Brenham skip the chain fast food joints and have a Burger and Milk Shake with the locals. Best Burger and Shakes in town.

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Thank R. H
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

The burgers are great and the fried fish. Staff very nice and your order is 100 % correct. Would definitely recommend grabbing a burger from here.

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Thank Carl W
Bayfield, Colorado
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82 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

U; sed to serve best hamburgers in town; now the worst :seating has changed and now very noisy; avoid if possible

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food, Diner
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2703 Stringer St, Brenham, TX 77833-5745
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Brenham
  • Phone Number: +1 979-836-5112

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