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Bates Hamburgers

33406 5 Mile Rd, Livonia, MI 48154-2860
+1 734-427-3464
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sliders” (86 reviews)
“fries” (72 reviews)
“hamburger” (28 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Fast food
33406 5 Mile Rd, Livonia, MI 48154-2860
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just plain good old time burgers and fries. None of this 1/4, 1/3, or 1/2 pound jaw dislocating things so many places are trying to sell now-a-days. Love 'em.

Thank pickford03
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

old time corner burger joint, best sliders around, carry out, cheese onion burgers the best, grab a bag, beats fast food anyday

Thank robertad989
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been eating these burgers for many decades. Still unique and special. I love this place. Get a sack today

Thank steve r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is Detroit area sliders at their very best. Eating in and facing the street is so much fun. You see all the people driving by and you know they wish they were sitting there eating too!! Very reasonable prices and hot fresh and delicious...More

Thank SkipNairne
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Grabbed a quick burger on the way to watch the Michigan football game on tv. Good burgers. Fries are ok. A good change from the normal fast food places. Grease is good - lol

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Bates has been serving up classic sliders made fresh, great french fries, plus Wednesday "Coney Day" since 1959 from burger joint from the past. You can call your order in ahead and it will be waiting for you. This is what you really crave! You...More

Thank Shirl D
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Always come here whenever we go back to Michigan to visit. Quality stays same which is Excellent! Great sliders, coneys and fries! Must Go!!!

Thank Eliz S
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Bates is a must stop for delicious Chocolate Milk shakes!! They also have amazing hamburgers. We love the double Cheese burgers with extra pickles.

Thank lkrozek
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Going to Bates is always a treat. Love their burgers. The chili fries are also worth ordering. Good hamburgers for less money.

Thank Don S
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Bates Hamburgers has been. a part of Livonia my entire life. My best memories are a sack of cheese burgers with everything. The sliders are made with fresh ground round.With grilled onions a pickle mustard and ketchup you are in Hamburger Heaven. Don't forget an...More

Thank m2thez
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30 September 2016|
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Response from robert d | Reviewed this property |
About 3 miles. Exit out of Best Western going east, turn right, going south on Newburg, follow to 5 mile road, turn left going east... follow for approximately 2 miles to Farmington road. it will be right on the corner of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33406 5 Mile Rd, Livonia, MI 48154-2860
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Livonia
  • Phone Number: +1 734-427-3464
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