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Buster's Drive In

884 Terryville Ave, Bristol, CT 06010-4039
+1 860-589-7509
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good50%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible17%
2 weeks ago
“Open again”
1 week ago
“Tasteless Iced Product”
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11:30 am - 7:00 pm Hours
Fast food
884 Terryville Ave, Bristol, CT 06010-4039
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They call it ice cream....it was a hard, non-creamy, non-vanilla-y lump on a wafer cone. McDonald's is better. Want a fabulous ice cream? Try Frisbee in New Britain. We should've gone there. Astronomically better.

Thank Corgicottage C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What is better than a hot dog for lunch from Buster's. You know summer is around the corner when they open again and it is nice that this drive in never changes. A real Bristol institution with hot dogs that are just really, really good.

Thank jer b
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We have tried Busters several times and each time we end up asking why we went back when there are so many other choices in the area. Food overall is average to...not so good. Ice cream is fat free so when you attempt to make...More

Thank Niferlou
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This is the best dog this side of Coney Island. They do it right. I just wish that they were open a bit more.

1  Thank Rit4CR
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped for lunch with my boys. I have not been here in a couple years. Ordered a Michigan dog and was told they were out of hotdogs. What?! It's a hot dog place. How does this happen? Then I attempted to order calm strips. Once...More

Thank 550Jefro
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Buster's is a great place to stop for lunch or supper when you don't feel like cooking, when you're on your way to somewhere else, or when you're just tired and don't have enough energy to cook!

Thank bhoule
Reviewed 18 September 2015

Stopped by Buster's today on the way out of Bristol. Grew up in Bristol and probably have not been to Buster's in about 40 years. It is your classic New England hot dog stand. Some may give them a ding on the prices, but I...More

Thank QuodErat
Reviewed 9 August 2015

just there passing through stopped for lunch. hot dogs are always good. plenty of parking in back and tables to sit and enjoy in nice weather

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

My husband and I used to eat here years ago and decided to take out children here for dinner. The mint chocolate milk shake was terrible, like they made it with mouthwash. The clam strips were overcooked and the fries and hamburgers were average at...More

Thank Jennifer O
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

This establishment has been around forever and I have only watched it flourish over the years! Hot dog with kraut is a delicious classic, chicken is delicious and the shakes are so thick and sweet. Always a pleasure giving them my support!

Thank KaitlynMazz3
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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
11:30 am - 7:00 pm
11:30 am - 7:00 pm
11:30 am - 7:00 pm
11:30 am - 7:00 pm
11:30 am - 7:00 pm
11:30 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 884 Terryville Ave, Bristol, CT 06010-4039
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +1 860-589-7509
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