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Burger Bus

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409 Overland Ave, Kenai, AK 99611-8022
+1 907-283-9611
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11:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 18:00
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Kenai, Alaska
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You just can't go wrong eating or take out from the Burger Bus! Absolutely the best!!! The service is friendly and fast. An institution here in Kenai! Love it and them!

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Thank Darlene1948
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The burgers and halibut sandwich were awesome. This was just an old bus that didn't have regular hours but when you caught it open ,the experience was memorable.

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Thank Sarah P
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Traditional place to stop by for a delicious burger in Kenai, friendly staff and great food, fast order clean located in the heart of old town Kenai

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Thank FabyCP
Soldotna
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38 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

One would think when you visit a vendor such as the Burger Bus you will be getting some homemade Burger with a well kept family secret recipe. Not here, the food here falls very flat with a pre-made burger patty- no extra seasoning added. Let's the foodie down.

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Thank 702dustins
alaska
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Nothing fancy but it is good. You get a better burger and fries than you would get at McDonalds. The service has always been great. You can call in your order ahead of time and they will have it ready for you. They close at 6pm I believe so it's mainly a lunch spot or early dinner.

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Thank lisInAK
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

I've been going to the Burger Bus for years. I always order a Hawaiian Chicken with poppers instead of fries. They always give me extra napkins because it is as messy as it is delicious, smothered in teriyaki sauce and melted cheese. The only downside is that they get super busy, to the point that they turn off the phone... More 

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Thank AshleyBlatchford
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Information on Trip Advisor needs to be updated. This place is closed Sundays and Mondays now, maybe because it's September?

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Thank Shelleypy
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

The locals are super stoked that the burger bus broke down in kenai some 30 years ago (or more), for ever since they parked it at this lot, it became an instant success. Their burgers are some of the best I've had, and I was like the Kenai killer burger which has jalapeños another spicy things. They give you a... More 

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Thank Daniel or Julie R
mw
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Love the burger bus and go there every year. They have great burgers and halibut burgers and onion rings. Make it one of our stops every year that we visit Kenai.

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Thank spr9
whittier, ca
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177 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Went for the first time and was not disappointed. The burgers are flavorful juicy and perfectly cooked. Fries are not bad either. Not a big location so sometimes it takes a few extra minutes to get your meal. Has plenty of outdoor seating if the weather is good. Biggest plus was the price, one of the few places that doesn't... More 

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Thank edward v

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 18:00
Thursday
11:00 - 18:00
Friday
11:00 - 18:00
Saturday
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 409 Overland Ave, Kenai, AK 99611-8022
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Kenai
  • Phone Number: +1 907-283-9611

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