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1817 Howard Rd, Auburn, WA 98002-6310
+1 253-333-0990
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Let's face it...we all love a good burger. Simple meat, patty and a good sauce and that's what you get at Frugals. I have to admit when I drive by it's hard NOT to stop as it smells so good. They are great burgers for the price and it's a drive thru only so no worries about finding a table... More 

Helpful?
Thank Brian B
Elaine725, Public Relations Manager at Frugals, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review our business. It's always rewarding to hear customer comments about our food and service. We are pleased that you enjoy our menu. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Auburn, Washington
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Great burgers, and shakes made with seasonal fruits. Quick, delicious but bring cash no credit cards here. Service is ok but hey your taking it home anyway. This is takeout only, no dinning room here.

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Thank Lisa T
Elaine725, Public Relations Manager at Frugals, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review. We do accept debit cards. More 

Auburn, Washington
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016

Quick friendly drive through. They always get our order correct and the price is right, not too expensive.

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Thank Laura L
Elaine725, Public Relations Manager at Frugals, responded to this review

Thanks for your recent review. We appreciate feedback from our customers. We are pleased that you are satisfied with our customer service and prices. See you again soon. More 

Sumner, Washington
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357 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

All the food is to go, drive through service. The burgers are good size, I like the 1/4 lb cheese burger. Note there is no tables. So its park and eat in car or take home.

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Thank JALFAN
Elaine725, Public Relations Manager at Frugals, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We value feedback from our customers. We are pleased that you enjoy our burgers. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Enumclaw, Washington
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73 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015

A great drive thru with hot fresh burgers and fries. They also have a great selection of shakes. I would also go for the onion rings!

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Thank eatintheclaw
Elaine725, Public Relations Manager at Frugals, responded to this review

Thanks for your recent review. We appreciate feedback from our customers and it pleases us that you enjoy our food. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Auburn, Washington
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223 reviews
140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2015

the 1/4 lb. Frugal burger was .99 cents. It's still a pretty good deal and very tasty. That's the only thing I've had a either location (Parkland and Auburn). It is a burger I'd go out of my way for.

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Thank Roadtrip E
Elaine725, Public Relations Manager at Frugals, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We strive to create great, fresh burgers and we are happy that you enjoy them. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Auburn, Washington
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169 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2015 via mobile

You must try their bacon double cheeseburger oh my word. Next time you're in auburn make sure to stop by Frugals! You won't believe how great they are! Just like you did it yourself on the grill. Been in auburn for 4 years and somehow missed this place but I will be back.

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Thank Scott H
Elaine725, Public Relations Manager at Frugals, responded to this review

Thanks for your review from February 12. We value our customer's feedback and are happy that you were pleased. We take pride in serving fresh burgers, made the way you want them. We hope to see you again soon. More 

Everett, Washington
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40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2014

I first had a Frugals burger in Port Angeles while visiting while I lived in Oregon...about three years ago. I moved to the Seattle area and this summer we were going to take ferries and make a day trip to mostly go to Port Angeles for Frugals. Not wanting to go all that way if they were no longer there... More 

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Thank BostonHeart
Elaine725, Public Relations Manager at Frugals, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. Thanks for the great review. We look forward to seeing you again. I apologize for not responding sooner. We had some technical issues. More 

Auburn, Washington, USA
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96 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2014

Frugals is a drive thru only burger joint located in Auburn, WA. Burgers are made to order, not made in advance. There are many choices but my favorite is the Monster Burger. It's made with 4 burger patties, bacon and cheese are separate. If you find yourself in Auburn, WA and are hungry for a burger, swing on through Frugals... More 

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Thank Karen C
698elainer, Public Relations Manager at Frugals, responded to this review

We are happy that you like our menu. Thanks for the great review. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Auburn, Washington
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2013

Despite winning local "best-of" awards, the birgers are a sloppy mess with little taste. Price is far too high for the poor quality you get.

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Thank Steve K
698elainer, Public Relations Manager at Frugals, responded to this review

Steve, sorry our menu did not meet your expectations. Since your review was actually from November 2012, we hope that you will try us again sometime. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Fast food, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 22:00
Monday
10:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 22:00
Thursday
10:30 - 22:00
Friday
10:30 - 23:00
Saturday
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1817 Howard Rd, Auburn, WA 98002-6310
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Auburn
  • Phone Number: +1 253-333-0990
Description
We are a drive thru fast food stand that uses fresh ground beef patties that are never frozen.We also carry other sandwiches, crispy fries and great shakes.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?