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Burger Barn

6404 Pony Express Trl, Pollock Pines, CA 95726-9601
+1 530-344-7167
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“burgers” (17 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (2 reviews)
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6404 Pony Express Trl, Pollock Pines, CA 95726-9601
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a mid-day of visiting Apple Hill orchards, we drove up to Pollock Pines, since the Burger Barn was well-reviewed. We'd probably not do that again. The moment we walked in, the small dining area (8-10 tables) hit us with a smell of fried food....More

Thank LarryM708
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were passing through town on our way back from Tahoe and this place came up on Siri. It’s a small place with only a few tables, but they must do great business. We were fortunate to get the only open table for a late...More

Thank Allen P
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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This little place is a knockout with homemade burgers of every variety and topping and at least 30+ 8oz shake flavors that isn't it's own meal, (but there is a much larger one) service and staff are great, fast, friendly. Prices are very affordable. 1st...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

If you are making the run to or from the bay area to Tahoe this place is a great stop off the beaten path about halfway there. It takes you back to the hamburger stands of the 1950's with a simple menu, good service and...More

Thank whereisrick
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Dropped in this evening, famished, and filled up on crispy onion rings, a solid burger, and a blended soda float. Is it 5 star Michelin dining? No. However, if you're looking for a solid dinner, here's a good place.

Thank GeekNomad
letacky, Owner at Burger Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2017

Thanks so much for coming in

Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

While the staff are nice enough, sometimes it's not enough to keep you coming back, if though you want to keep giving them chances. The food is usually extra greasy, even for a burger place, the onion rings way over-crisped every time and the milkshakes...More

Thank Nixx760
letacky, Owner at Burger Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2017

Sorry to here the food was over cooked. Do you happen to remember what day you were there. If my cook is over cooking the food it needs to be addressed, It is hard to correct something that I don't no about until reading it...More

Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

I like this place because you can make your burger as big or small as you want. Different kinds of fries, GF options, and according to my grandkids the best milkshakes. Nice little local place to have lunch.

Thank Edward V
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Easy access off highway 50. Great food and so many flavors of shakes. Friendly staff. Will go again and again.

Thank sassypants48
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Stopped In Pollock Pines on the way home from a business trip to try this place. Last time for me. Main issue, when I walked in, I was given a very unfriendly non greeting. The burger was good. Everything was very fresh on it and...More

Thank Jeff S
letacky, Owner at Burger Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2017

I'm so sorry this was the case, I have talked to my employees and this is not the norm or nor will it be tolerated. I've worked very hard tho build my business and this is not what I want to hear with the people...More

Reviewed 9 September 2016

We were there mid afternoon. Limited parking. Outdoor seating is available. We were pleasantly greeted. Our order was taken and food was delivered quickly. I had a hamburger & fries. Wife had a vegi burger and sweet potato fries. Both were freshly prepared and nicely...More

Thank Gary H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 7:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6404 Pony Express Trl, Pollock Pines, CA 95726-9601
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pollock Pines
  • Phone Number: +1 530-344-7167
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