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Burger Bar

8 Piedmont Ave, Bristol, VA 24201-4161
+1 276-466-6200
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“parmesan fries” (20 reviews)
“burger” (163 reviews)
“corned beef” (4 reviews)
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Fast food, American, Diner
8 Piedmont Ave, Bristol, VA 24201-4161
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best burger I have ever eaten. Great service and a cool atmosphere. Loved eating here and can’t wait to go back

Thank Eric C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The finest people, great food, consistently good. Joe has poured his heart and soul into this downtown Bristol landmark. We love it

Thank jeanlpn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I got a burger and fries. The fries were clearly no good, overcooked. My husband didn't like them either. My burger was a typical burger about like any fast food burger. The service was good. My husband got the Ruben , I tried it, now...More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Burger bar has been a Bristol landmark for a very long time! Great burgers, atmosphere and staff! The bar is always busy so be prepared to wait but it is worth it!

Thank rtriptraveler
Reviewed 3 March 2018

It's one of those places that just looks like it would be good, from the outside. It is pretty unassuming. The burgers are far from it. I had Shawn's cheeseburger and it was big and tasty. I also had the parmesan fries and they were...More

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 3 March 2018

This is by far the best burger place I have ever been too! I try to go there every chance I can. I would highly recommend burger bar to anyone who likes good burgers....and GO HUNGRY! You will leave full!

Thank D7768PGcharlesg
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Found this gem through TA. It’s like stepping into a time warp. Everything from the decor to the walk up bar and great food makes you think of a simpler time. Staff was super friendly and the variety of burgers was solid. If you are...More

Thank ECU P
Reviewed 12 February 2018

We stopped in here after hearing it was the last place Hank Williams Sr was seen alive. It's a neat little restaurant and the food is good. We each got a burger and it tasted like a real beef burger! I only wish I had...More

Thank Jalynn74
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

This is a very great place to eat! Burgers are amazing and right in the middle of downtown Bristol! Lots of history here so make sure you stop by the Burger Bar!

Thank mark h
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

This place is awesome it’s very small but well worth it.. it’s a a hole in a wall place and it’s awesome the food was great they had plenty of things to choose..

Thank Elizabeth Trott... C
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11 September 2016|
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Response from NRT62 | Reviewed this property |
I can't say that it is the BEST burger in Bristol, it really depends on a persons likes and dislikes. There are other places in Bristol, like Five Guys and such that sell burgers as well. But, what I can say is that if you... More
11 September 2016|
Response from ajdial | Reviewed this property |
Best I found, along with the longest list of milkshakes anywhere!
7 June 2016|
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Response from Alan F | Reviewed this property |
Definitely worth a visit anytime, but not on Sunday. They are closed on Sunday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 10
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 AM - 8:00 AM
10:30 AM - 8:00 AM
10:30 AM - 8:00 AM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
10:30 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Piedmont Ave, Bristol, VA 24201-4161
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 276-466-6200
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