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Boomer's Drive In

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310 N Samish Way, Bellingham, WA 98225
+1 360-647-2666
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Spokane, Washington
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63 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Good burger and fries with real milkshakes in an authentic drive inn atmosphere. Very popular so you may not get a seat inside.

Thank Jeff B
Vancouver, Canada
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129 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

I loved going to Boomer's Drive In. A real old fashion feeling to go with a delicious cheese burger and fries.

Thank irisho_10
Vancouver, Canada
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Checked out Boomers on Trip Advisor prior to going there. Good prices for the kids items. Enjoyed the shake, made from ice cream from Edaleen Dairy, which is another great stop. Also enjoyed the 50's music. After the meal we went for a walk in the Sehome Hill Arboretum, quite lovely too.

Thank Neil J
Bellingham, Washington
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

this is my son's favorite restaurant. we have eaten here so many times over the last 15 years! almost every birthday. pretty good burger. shakes are awesome. get the deep fried mushrooms, my favorite

Thank dirtbag542
Olympia, Washington
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

While visiting family in Bellingham this last weekend I said I wanted burgers on Friday night after we rolled into town. My niece suggested Boomer's Drive In, stating "These are the best burgers you will ever have." She was absolutely correct. This place was PACKED!! Even though you don't expect great service with walk up ordering, not so here. We... More 

Thank JeanneGreg
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167 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Whenever we are in Bellingham I LOVE to go to Boomer's. Great burger and the Waffle Fries are amazing. I always order the "dipping sauce" for the fries. Yesterday was our most recent visit and it's still one of my favourite places. Very good prices too. A Boomer Burger, which has cheese is only $3.69.

Thank tedsexcellentmusic
Seattle, Washington
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

My family of 8 enjoyed the burgers and particularly the milk shakes. Prices were very good as well. Liked the 50's atmosphere. You can eat in your car or inside. The waiters come right to your car. Very cool.

Thank bergquist1
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Boomers has a variety of burgers for your liking! They have good fries too and many different drinks to choose from!

Thank 230yvonnec
Tacoma, Washington
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Boomer's Drive-In was yet another success stories of using Trip Advisor ratings to choose between restaurants. I had two from which to choose. Boomer's in Bellingham versus Fidalgo's in Anacortes. By average rating, Boomer's won, and I'm glad it did. Burgers, chicken sandwiches, waffle fries, and hard ice cram shakes. All well above average and at reasonable price points. I... More 

Thank Kim H
Seattle, Washington
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36 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

I love old school drive-ins and this one is one of the better ones I've been to. I could guzzle their milk shakes until diabetes kills me and the burgers, fries, etc are all awesome as well Totally worth the time to check this place out if you want the classic drive in experience!

Thank crsbbq

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 7
American, Fast food, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 N Samish Way, Bellingham, WA 98225
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham
  • Phone Number: +1 360-647-2666
Boomer’s Drive-In – Voted the Best Burger in Bellingham again & again!Great Food | Great Price | Great FunBoomer’s great food has been a local family favorite for decades. Our customers have enjoyed the same great menu of gourmet Boomers Burgers, world-famous waffle fries, real hard ice cream milkshakes, yummy hot dogs, fresh salads and old-fashion car hop service for years.Serving families in Bellingham since 1989, Boomer’s Drive-In has become a local icon. People who enjoyed Boomers as a child are now bringing their kids and grand kids to enjoy the same great food. Little about Boomers has changed over the years and we strive to keep it that way.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?