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The Burger Stand

1601 SW Lane St, College Hill, Topeka, KS 66604-3135
+1 785-783-8900
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“truffle fries” (16 reviews)
“smoke burger” (13 reviews)
“kobe burger” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
1601 SW Lane St, College Hill, Topeka, KS 66604-3135
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The burgers are unique blends of flavors, I like the Classic burger which has Vermont white cheddar, tomato, onions and assorted locally grown greens. The Smoke burger is also very good. It has Applewood smoked bacon, gouda cheese and chipotle-cocoa ketchup. The atmosphere is what...More

Thank RD M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you want a good burger and a beer.....this is a great option in Topeka. Variety of styles and flavors. Has indoor and outdoor seating. Not as busy as chain "gourmet" burger restaurants, and in my opinion better quality.

Thank kstdmiller
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

The Burger Stand is known for it's unique twists on traditional favorites of a burger and fries. With unique toppings and many totally different sauces, it's not just another burger. Also the full bar has a wide variety of beers and also mixed drinks. For...More

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Okay, this is a college-y type of place with pool tables, pop a shot, ping-pong etc. and the burgers are definitely the food star- BUT... the SAUCES! They have several house made sauces that you can add to your burger, dip your fries in etc....More

Thank Jamie L
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a great place to find burgers and fries you can't find other places. It's a modern, ecletic atmosphere with great service and even betteer food. Duck fat fries . . . . need I say more?

Thank KSTraveler1212
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and atmosphere. We eat here on occasion. Very good menu for food and drinks. Great beer choices. Very friendly staff.

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Home made ketchup and sauces top off a great burger and beer menu was excellent with local and regional selections

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

The Burger Stand is a cute restaurant/bar with "gourmet" burgers and fries. Close to Washburn University. Order at the bar and serve yourself. I tried the Thai Turkey burger and it was great! They have a number of different burgers to choose from and a...More

Thank myersmar369
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Had some free time in Topeka and was hankering for a burger. I lucked out driving by this location and decided to pop in. Although a bit pricey the burgers were excellent (tasty and well made) and the atmosphere just right. I'll definitely be back...More

Thank L S
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

My granddaughter told me about this place. She had eaten here before and raved about it. She couldn't remember the name or address so we drove around for about 15 minutes before locating it. I was very pleased with the choices. Didn't order a beer...More

Thank Ronzo11
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26 April 2015|
Response from Sami C |
Wednesday nights at 9 PM
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1601 SW Lane St, College Hill, Topeka, KS 66604-3135
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Topeka
  • Phone Number: +1 785-783-8900
  • E-mail
The Burger Stand opened on Sept. 8, 2011 in Topeka's College Hill district. The Burger Stand features 2 bars with pool and ping pong tables. Seating for 270 inside with room for another 40-50 on the out-door patio. Specialty burgers with regular and sweet potato french fries.