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Lakeview Drive In

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323 W Manson Hwy, Chelan, WA 98816-8696
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Chelan, Washington
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Must thing to do in Chelan. Good old fashion burgers plus an expanded menu (hotdogs, fish, chicken). Great FRESH shake with a good variety.

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Thank Shirley L
Seattle, Washington
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20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

What is the magical fry dust they use in their bucket of fries, sharing is caring but not when it tastes this darn good. Buy one for yourself and eat it secretly before you rejoin your family on your vacation. Remember to wipe your mouth or they will see where you were. The burgers are spectacular, I eat it only... More 

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Thank korz5
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211 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

A drive in. Shakes. Burgers. Dipping sauce. It brings back childhood memories. This is " The It "place in Chelan for a great hamburger, fish burger, fries and thick hand made shakes. The drive up is old school and brings back fond memories. The portions are healthy and the food is drive through fantastic! Then add a local family runs... More 

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Thank Ilikefinefood
Aberdeen, Washington
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72 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

A popular hamburger joint in Chelan. They have a walk up window or drive thru. Outside seating, some covered others not with an unobstructed view of the lake. Typical menu for a burger joint. I ordered a bacon cheeseburger with onion rings. Burger juicy, gooey good. Onion rings plentiful, crispy and nicely battered. The food worth the extra calories. Service... More 

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Thank Liza R
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52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Best place in town for a milkshake - almost any flavor combination you can think of. They can be busy, but they turn around the orders quickly and deliver some good burger-joint type food.

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Thank Russell E
Kamloops, Canada
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

A classic drive thru restaurant specializing in burgers shakes and fries. Great hot sandwiches too - good seating area with propane heaters under cover overlooking Lake Chelan! Good food at great prices!

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Thank KenRobertson1868
port angeles
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Love this place!! Food is great and service is great!! Its always busy and hoping. Never a dull moment here. If you are in a hurry go early. Like I said they are always busy and there is always a line.

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Thank penni B
Seattle, Washington
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

This place has the best view of Lake Chelan. Food of course are the popular fastfood burger, fish n chips, hotdogs but the view compensate the greasy stuff. Seat on the bench outside and enjoy people doing water sports. It's perfectly located which I'm sure attracts tourist to flock the area. Queue is long on a typical weekend but it's... More 

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Thank Dreamy7174
Spokane, Washington
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93 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

This is a very popular place! I can see why. Prices were reasonable, and food was good. The items marked very popular seemed to taste better than items not marked. Fish and chips, fries, chicken tenders, were all very good. The cheeseburger and veggie burger were average. The flurries were very good according to the FAM. We will go back... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Don't be scared of the long lines, the kids move fast and the fries are great! I didn't try the "salad dog" but it looks good too. The fish and chips are not their specialty- go for a buger!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 323 W Manson Hwy, Chelan, WA 98816-8696
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Chelan

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