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Zip's Drive In

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911 1st St, Cheney, WA 99004-1705
+1 509-235-8405
00:00 - 23:59
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64 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First went to Zip's in the 80's and it is, happily, still the same. All offerings tasted great and were prepared quickly. Still, I hate to think of the amount of saturated fat in the "Salad Burger" with both mayo AND Thousand Island dressing!

Thank Rick C
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for a delicious breakfast you've come to the right place. Quick, efficient, and friendly service and a huge tasty meal at a good price. Very attentive waitstaff and a wonderful overall experience.

Thank kidrgurl
Otis Orchards, Washington
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106 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Staff was friendly & helpful. Burgers, chicken strips, fries were very good. Banana milkshake was fantastic. The breading on the cod was good but the cod was mushy & watery. Would not order that again. Table needed wiped down. Good fast food, all in all.

Thank ChicknAmy
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Great Corn Dogs & I have always received fast service . I go often when I'm in a hurry to pick up food or even for a little snack. Always love their shakes

1 Thank Briana K
Longview, Washington
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Burgers are very good as well as the fries. Very affordable and nice atmosphere. Wall hangings from EWU and other famous people from Cheney

Thank Chevyboy14
Sacramento, California
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the burger. Service was fast, food was hot and the restaurant was clean. Zips became my favorite while I was there.

1 Thank Dishman38
Cheney, Washington
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

Ice cream here is a really good value. My kids love the "bucket of fries", and the burgers are about average. Nothing special but a quick fill up. Better than McDonalds though! Weekend breakfast isn't bad for a drive through fast food restaurant. Self serve coffee is a bonus! Its a great mainstay for Cheney.

Thank CheneyFoodie
Cheney, WA
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Being one of the oldest and only hamburger places in Cheney, you would think this would be the best food in the area. WRONG! The ONLY thing good about this burger joint is it gives the old timers in town a safe place to go for coffee and talk in the morning. Portions are very small, NO TASTE with any... More 

Thank Deb P
Curt G, Owner at Zip's Drive In, responded to this review

Your review is quite upsetting and seems more like a personal attack towards me than anything else. I wish I could respond in a way that would help solve a problem. Our family has been doing business in Cheney for almost 37 years. We care about this community and our customers. Our portions sizes and menu items have not changed... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

I have eaten at Zips many times! They have a variety of burgers and tell you what is in each! I am pretty easy and like a original cheese burger with fries! When my husband goes--he enjoys the fish sandwich.. It is an easy in and out if driving through, or quick visit if dining in! I would recommend it... More 

Thank Teresa E
Spokane, Washington
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Stopped for breakfast on Sunday and was greeted by a girl at the counter, and we she saw we reading the breakfast menu she said, "just so you know breakfast is over". The menu said breakfast served until 11:30 on Sat Sun and holidays, I looked at my phone it said 11:22 showed it to her and she shrugged her... More 

1 Thank J k
Curt G, Owner at Zip's Drive In, responded to this review

I apologize for our staff for not informing you of the reason that breakfast was called early that day. We had a twenty minute back log of breakfast orders which causes a problem when trying to also start taking lunch orders. We strive for great customer service, but sometimes we have to make decisions when we are that busy. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 911 1st St, Cheney, WA 99004-1705
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Cheney
  • Phone Number: +1 509-235-8405

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