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Val's Burgers

2115 Kelly St, Hayward, CA 94541-3225
+1 510-889-8257
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“fries” (64 reviews)
“hamburger” (24 reviews)
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American, Diner
$$ - $$$
2115 Kelly St, Hayward, CA 94541-3225
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend this restaurant. My visit was for breakfast, to get a nice slice of Ham, scrambled eggs and hash browns and I was not disappointed. To top off my breakfast a wonderful strawberry shake. That's right a strawberry shake, best in the city,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small venue but these folk know how to make a truly outstanding burger. As any good burger cheif knows its all about the meat and theses folks use really good meat. All the other ingredients seem to also be first class.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Martin P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Like french fries? Go to Val's. Like shakes? Go to Val's. Like burgers? Go to Val's for the best. And they do have some variations such as salads. Cash only, and closed Sundays and Mondays.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank FD B
Reviewed 11 October 2018

While they were detailing my buddy’s new car, the sales rep referred us to this place. Felt like I was back in the 50’s. Very good burgers, I had the Jr steak sandwich, plenty big enough for a leftover. Fries are not the greatest but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank barongruda
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Not sure what the fuss is all about but the burger is a little too dry for me and on top of that they nickel and dime for the added condiments...

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Carlos B
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

The good: Food is always fresh and tasty with good size portions. Large enough to share. Things to know before you go: Cash only, fairly costly.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Joycev561
Reviewed 26 September 2018

I was recently was back again to have a burger and fries along with a hand dipped milkshake, as I do a couple of times a year for the last 26 years. I would go more often but I work and live in Billings, Montana....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Stephen M L
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Val's is a Hayward institution. Entering Val's is like stepping back in time. Food is plentiful and of outstanding quality. Service is as you would expect it in an old time cafe/diner: fast, efficient, and no non-sense. Val's makes the best burgers in all of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Fran D
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Just go to Val's! Bring $100 CASH, no credit cards, it's not expensive** but Great Burgers, Awesome French Fries, Bottomless Soda and straight out of the 1950's Milk Shake Machine!!!!! So Delicious. The waitresses are also super hard working, super attentive and super friendly.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank brianbU9165VX
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

The food is great and the place is a nice cute establishment. The staff is a hit and miss but never the food! It can get a little crowded so don't be surprised but it's well worth it. It's cash only so don't forget to...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank LifewithYolie
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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
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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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