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Hwy 55

Hwy 86, in Walmart shopping center, Hillsborough, NC
+1 919-732-3734
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible25%
4 weeks ago
“Decent Option Before or After Shopping”
26 Apr 2017
“Best dang hamburger in town”
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11:00 - 21:00All hours
Hwy 86, in Walmart shopping center, Hillsborough, NC
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nothing fancy at Highway 55, but it is a notch above the other food options available if doing some shopping at the Wal-Mart or other stores in the shopping center. The burgers are obviously the main attraction, but there are some other good options on...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

I go here every year for my birthday dinner and indulge in a big messy juicy burger with all the toppings I want. And I also get the Orangeade drink and onion rings. Makes getting older well worth it!!! Delicious!

Thank EdandCatherine
Reviewed 29 July 2016

I PAID and had NOTHING. NO FOOD but you got $6.71 on my debit card. Visit 7/29/16 at 11:29AM. I visit at least 4+ times a week. Ordered 2 chocolate 1 vanilla ice cream with some pineapple, a FEW nuts and chocolate syrup. Also a...More

Thank ladydaisydew
Reviewed 21 January 2016

They, one of the staff, greet you at the door and you find your booth or table and stare over the menu while they get you your drink order. Their special is a cheese burger, fries, and a drink for $6.99. It is WELL worth...More

Thank NCluvtrav
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Having discovered Hwy 55 in Hillsborough, my wife and I frequent this 1950s theme burger and shake restaurant at least once per week. We're, umm, senior citizens who came of age in the late 1950 and early 1960s when these kinds of joints were reaching...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 3 November 2015

THIS PLACE WAS SOMETIMES GREAT --but with the owner gone - Well with the cat away, the mice simply raised HELL!!! with the business. BIG PROBLEM, the boss could not be there 24/7 and with that staff that is what it would have required to...More

Thank danmcgrew123
Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

The service is awesome and so is the environment. My favorite is the triple bacon cheeseburger with lettuce and fries. The servers are so nice and I like the fact that they remember me :) I love it!

Thank Noemi A
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Went in for dinner, place not very busy. Placed our order and waited, and waited and waited. Watched while others who came in after us were served. One of our party went to the counter to find out what was going on. Then an employee...More

Thank ohplease40
Reviewed 7 January 2015

Great old fashioned burgers, fries and shakes. You can order for a big appetite or for an average one, but it's a great burger for this type of 50's - 60's place. Decor is fun, too.

Thank Elizabeth E
Reviewed 16 September 2014 via mobile

This place has some of the best burgers around! Decently priced and staff is pretty good. Decor is nice custard is the best!!!!

Thank chrisc1978
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hwy 86, in Walmart shopping center, Hillsborough, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hillsborough
  • Phone Number: +1 919-732-3734
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