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Val's Burgers

££ - £££American,
2115 Kelly St, Hayward, CA 94541-3225
+1 510-889-8257
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“fries” (62 reviews)
“hamburger” (23 reviews)
American, Diner
££ - £££
2115 Kelly St, Hayward, CA 94541-3225
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate our hamburger and strawberries milkshakes. Everything fresh and tasty. My Daughter love it a lot! :)

Thank sandramA3042JE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Val’s keeps things simple! Great breakfast and burgers and shakes. The service and food are great. Same family owners since the 1950’s. It can get crowded and it’s not cheap, but I highly recommend it.

Thank ClintPage
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Googled places to eat while in Hayward and this came up. Super cool and super local, old school diner with counter and table service. They have an old school fountain for shakes and the like. I had the patty melt and coffee shake and loved...More

1  Thank LoriO24
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

This is one of those places beloved by the locals and I have to say, I didn't get the appeal based on the burger. The burger is good, but the bun is too small for the meat patty, so while the flavor was good, the...More

Thank valleydiog
Reviewed 14 May 2018

I chose Val's based upon the reviews and I was not disappointed. A very tasty burger provided by a Mom and Pop place that's greets its regulars by name. They are pricier than your normal burger stand but you get what you pay for...juicy and...More

Thank vonnadawn
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Me and my husband saw this place on Yelp! And because of good reviews we went and tried it. There was a wait on tables because it was packed at that time. I love their burgers! Will come back soon.

Thank Raquel372
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Val's has not changed and that is a good thing with their super-tasty hamburgers and great service...

Thank derekjhibbard
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I don't know how they get their burgers to taste so good but they do. You have to bring cash. I went there for the first time in the mid-'70s as my student's family owned it. They lived in the house behind the restaurant. They...More

1  Thank jhmaxwell3
Reviewed 22 January 2018

One of the best burger in Hayward. Only thing is they only take cash. The service is good and quick.

Thank Alejandro B
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Val’s has the best no frills burger ever! Make sure to get the Mama Burger on a french roll so it can handle the juices! The milkshakes are also legendary

Thank Payam S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2115 Kelly St, Hayward, CA 94541-3225
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Hayward
  • Phone Number: +1 510-889-8257
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