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The Anchor Drinking Establishment

$$ - $$$American, ,
1109 E Douglas Ave, Wichita, KS 67211-1604
+1 316-260-8989
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“blt” (6 reviews)
“fries” (16 reviews)
“burgers” (14 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
1109 E Douglas Ave, Wichita, KS 67211-1604
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great service, start to finish. Welcome atmosphere. Old school vibe with trendy and unique foods, from bar grub to upscale items and quality meats. Vegetarian options, too. Beer!! Highlighting craft beers of the region, along with numerous draft and bottled beers. Patio seating. Parking lot...More

Thank Debra P
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great place for food and drink. The sandwiches are excellent. I have had several different ones and never been disappointed. The sweet potato fries are really good. Service is very good. Nice casual place to enjoy a meal and a drink. We...More

Thank b2buck
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The anchor is one of my favorite places to eat in Wichita. I have probably eaten there 10 times and it's always amazing! Love their guacamole, chicken strips, and blt! Burgers are always good too!

Thank Victoliva
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Ate here with 5 friends and had a good time. Excellent selection of drinks and the waiting staff were all very good. Food was nice, arrived promptly, and was of a good quantity. Quality was good too. Nice place for no frills food that tastes...More

Thank Conor0350
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Came for lunch after the noon crowd. Waitress very good, attentive, and helpful. Kitchen not overly busy, but took quite a while for our burgers and fries. Hamburgers were great, my fries were cool and stuck together. Good flavor however.

Thank Milt H
Reviewed 18 July 2017

What a great place to have dinner with friends and family. We enjoyed the open atmosphere and the talents of our server, Brooke. She sang the shortest birthday song ever. Perfect. I have eaten many times at the Anchor and really enjoy the straight forward...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Four of us had lunch there 7/6. First let me say that I find it a complete turnoff when you walk in the door and are ignored as staff walks past. They need to address the issue of how to handle customers; the present staff...More

Thank Van B
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We are local and go here often. They are a solid joint with great food and good service. Top suggestions: fried okra, blackberry mule, haystack, fat kid or Mac Attack. Great beer menu and open late.

Thank Jammie K
Reviewed 1 July 2017

If you come here and get anything other than the Haystack burger you're doing something wrong. Great place to come with friends.

1  Thank Adam F
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Best Reuben ever! Great service! Look at the price of your beer on the menu before you order. Just the two of us walked out with an $80 tab.

Thank Josie O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:30
06:30 - 19:30
06:30 - 19:30
06:30 - 19:30
06:30 - 19:30
06:30 - 19:30
06:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1109 E Douglas Ave, Wichita, KS 67211-1604
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Wichita
  • Phone Number: +1 316-260-8989
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