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Happy Burro Chili and Beer

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100 W Main St, Beatty, NV 89003
+1 775-553-9099
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Marana, Arizona
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I am looking for a good hamburger and a beer. Let's start with service. Spotty and choppy. While they were nice they were distracted by friends or counting tips. Ate outside as smoking is allowed and it's stifling inside. Hate to be here when it's coy. Regular beers. No IPA's. In this day and age that's odd. Ordered chili burger.... More 

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Thank gwlcjl1
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Welcoming staff and locals, great beer and food. We didn't expect much but this place massively over-delivered on our expectations. Best night of our holiday in Los Angeles, Washington DC, New York.....and Death Valley.

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Thank HarryYoung
Madison, Wisconsin
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50 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our guide book said the chile was made with chunks of steak and served with a variety of sauces. When my order arrived it was basic hamburger chile and no sauces were served. There was only room for a few people inside so we had to sit outside where it was rather cold. You may have better luck but that... More 

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Thank mranderson1948
Bethesda, Maryland
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63 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Initially we wanted to eat at KCs outpost but when we came through their doors at 8pm and after waiting in a line full of people for 10 minutes, we were told the kitchens were closed for the night. They referred us to Denny's but there was no way we were going there, we wanted an authentic dinner in Beatty.... More 

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Thank Travelalot0007
Caspar, California
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44 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Smoking indoors is not our favorite. This is a small place and probably a local hangout. We thought we could get some dinner, but couldn't take the smoky atmosphere.

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Thank Gorsefighter
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We sat next to drunk men who swore badly every other sentence. Not too great when you have children - my daughter wants to move but the men were so loud, nowhere to move to. Sort of out a damper on dinner and I couldn't wait to get the check so we could leave.

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Thank maddierad
Aurora, Colorado
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78 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has lots of great reviews for a reason. it's great! I saw the name and had no choice but to stop in. To have missed the burro, would have been a major disappointment. Food is simple and really good. Grabbed the last of 3 bowls of chili for the day. Topped it with Fritos because . . .... More 

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Thank AdventureHermit
Bellevue, Washington
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48 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying in Beatty as a base for exploring Death Valley. This is a delightful hole-in-the-wall bar/cafe, real rustic, tons of charm and local salt-of-the-earth customers and bikers. Their chili is the best, home made, spicy and delicious, lots of toppings. Easily the best thing on the menu. Good draft and bottled beer selections. Pleasant waitresses. Memorable and Highly... More 

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Thank Melville M
Alberta, Canada
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465 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 446 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

The homemade chili was tastey and the service was prompt, polite and professional. If the chilli wasn't served in a styrofoam bowl, it would of been even better. The restaurant prefers cash and will put on a dollar surcharge if you use a credit card.

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Ottawa, Canada
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526 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Very cold beer in frosted mug. Excellent chili. Intimate, at least inside. Larger outside seating area. Unpretentious but highly recommended

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 7
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 W Main St, Beatty, NV 89003
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Beatty
  • Phone Number: +1 775-553-9099

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?