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First Burger

210 1st Ave W, Albany, OR 97321-2224
+1 541-704-1128
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (78 reviews)
“beef” (9 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
210 1st Ave W, Albany, OR 97321-2224
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a bit off the freeway for those traveling but well worth it. If you live in the area it's a go-to place for burgers and fries. It's a bet small so it works better if you go just before or after meal...More

Thank Couple_OR_Travelers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I first met chef Jason when he trained at Sybaris Bistro. Subsequently, he worked as a chef at Clemenza's, First Burger - in its successful first incarnation - and, later, enjoyed his food at Frankie's. Now he and his wife, Tammy, have...More

Thank Michael W
Tammy M, Owner at First Burger, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Michael. We love seeing you and your wife.

Reviewed 24 September 2017

I visited Albany for the solar eclipse, and walking a few circles through downtown kept bringing me past this busy burger joint. They usually aren't open Sundays, but this was a special event which brought in more people. Took a while to take my order,...More

Thank klew97
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Some places have good food but poor service or vice versa. First Burger in Albany Oregon has terrific food & phenomenal service! The comments from our table our table "This mushroom & Swiss burger is one of the best burgers I've had in a long...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here twice during a business trip. Had the guacamole burger with fries - it was very fresh and tasted amazing. The next day had the Frito Pie. I was pleasantly surprised to find this southern treat in Oregon. It was loaded with thick,...More

1  Thank Travel2914
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is a small place and they do take out. A good burger - basic or try one of their creations. They are not afraid of flavor. The meat has flavor as well as the topping. They also do a great veggie burger. I can't...More

1  Thank Martha J
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Right downtown: easy walk to the antique mall or carousel and several brew pubs. Large selection of home made burgers; hot & spicy to veggie. Heart stoppers to moderate! Good rotating selection of beer, cider and non alcohol. A small venue but lots of friendly...More

2  Thank Roger S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I have been there several times and have tried something different each visit. The service is very good, the place is clean and a good place to meet up with friends and the food is always good.

1  Thank Betty E
Reviewed 19 June 2017

These burgers are very tasty and they have many varieties to choose from. They are handmade patties so you know they aren't buying premade. The onion rings were fabulous and I was told these are hand made as well.

1  Thank dawn v
Reviewed 4 June 2017

I love this place for the simplicity of its food as well as their variety of vegetarian options. The food never disappoints. At certain times it is crowded and it can be challenging to find a seat, but I love to eat here if I...More

1  Thank roadster13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 1st Ave W, Albany, OR 97321-2224
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 541-704-1128
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First Burger restaurant is a collaboration of a talented staff that make the restaurant go. At First Burger, we use the freshest local ingredients to create hamburgers the way they ought to be: hand-formed, generously sized, made-to-order, and delicious. We're looking forward to seeing you when you come in to dine.
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