We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Famous Hamburger

$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
5808 Schaefer Rd, Dearborn, MI 48126-2255
+1 313-945-0002
Website
Today
10:00 - 00:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 00:00
Mon - Sat 10:00 - 00:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

26 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 25: English reviews
McMurdo Station Antarctica
Level Contributor
271 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Good burger and fries...nothing special or different, but nothing bad either Prices around $10 per meal.

Helpful?
Thank Christopher F
Bloomington, IN
Level Contributor
121 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

This restaurant was just down the street from our hotel so we gave it a try. They weren't very busy, so it was a nice, quiet place to relax and have dinner. The service was great and the food was really good. The hamburgers were especially tasty. Dessert looked good, but we were too full. Maybe next time!

Helpful?
Thank 596Smokey
Bonn, Germany
Level Contributor
169 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

The place looks like any fast food place and the AC is very cold in the summer. But the service was very good and so was there burgers. Very juicy and fresh, They have been around since 1970 started in Libya and the restaurant in Dearborn had been around about 1 year. Try it you won't get disappointed.

Helpful?
Thank karin b
Westland
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

I've never had bad food here. I've always had decent service but that's a hit and miss everywhere. They have huge amounts of food and always tasty!

Helpful?
Thank Cara M
Kuwait City, Kuwait
Level Contributor
107 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016

You can tell when a restaurant is serving fresh high quality burgers, and this one definitely does. I really liked the taste of the burger patty itself, it was very juicy and flavorful. The buns were also very fresh and tasty.

Helpful?
1 Thank Mohammad A
Florida
Level Contributor
138 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2015

We were dying for burgers, went to Millers Bar and found it closed so we tried this place. Limited menu but that is fine because what they make is great! Swiss mushroom burger was perfect. my husband had the cheese burger and said his was great too. There is a choice of reg fries, sweet potato fries, waffle fries. Cole... More 

Helpful?
Thank ajbgtu
Level Contributor
68 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

The good: fries and onion rings were excellent. My husband also really liked his egg burger The bad: our waiter was way more interested in flirting with the waitress than serving us and we had to keep interrupting this to get any service. My black bean burger, although obviously freshly made, was too spicy to eat. Also note that this... More 

Helpful?
Thank Einmichigan
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Level Contributor
92 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

We were in town for a festival and stumbled upon this restaurant. I wish we had kept on driving! We ordered two kids meals and my hubby and I split a sandwich. The kids chicken fingers were fried to a meatless crisp, they were not edible. And our sandwich was awful. I am usually not one to complain and in... More 

Helpful?
Thank phl2azo
Toronto
Level Contributor
185 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

We thought this was just a regular hamburger place but it is more upscale than most. There are many varieties available as well as interesting salads. The Caesar salad was very large and had lots of cheese to enhance the flavours. The other salad was a fattoush, with a lemon juice dressing and fried pita pieces instead of croutons. The... More 

Helpful?
Thank MarshaToronto
Farmington Hills, Michigan
Level Contributor
164 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

Located on Michigan, close to shopping, a library. Nicely decorated and spacious. The servers were very friendly and attentive. Juicy, tasty burgers with a little cup of flavorful cole slaw. I opted for the onion rings to go with my burger. They were thick, breaded, well-cooked and yummy.

Helpful?
Thank Chammy13

Travellers who viewed Famous Hamburger also viewed

 

Been to Famous Hamburger? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5808 Schaefer Rd, Dearborn, MI 48126-2255
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Dearborn
  • Phone Number: +1 313-945-0002

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Famous Hamburger staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?