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Crabill's

727 Miami St., Urbana, OH - (937) 653-5133
Hamburger connoisseurs will smile with joy upon walking in the door of this minuscule, 8-stool diner where itsy-bitsy burgers, known to some as sliders. The burgers are served on small buns, with small squares of cheese, if desired, and with mustard and/or relish for a few cents extra. Six or eight of them make a nice meal.
96% Approval Rating (25 votes)

Scorecard

5 - Overall: Legendary - Worth driving from anyplace
Overall: Legendary - Worth driving from anyplace
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Highlighted Reviews

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Michael Stern - Photos (5)
Roadfood.com Editor
"Hamburger connoisseurs will smile with joy upon walking in the door of this minuscule, 8-stool diner where itsy-bitsy burgers, known to some as sliders, are served at fifty cents apiece (fifty-five cents for a cheeseburger). The burgers are served on small buns, with ..."   [Read More]
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Vince McNary
January 30, 2004
"These are the best greasy burgers you'll ever find. The burgers are small, but they pack a lot of taste. That's because they scoop them out of the grease, put the top of the bun on, give it one big shake (to get rid of "excess" grease), and slide it onto the bottom ..."   [Read More]

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Map & Web Site

727 Miami St., Urbana, OH
(937) 653-5133

Hours & Policies

Seasons:Open Year Round
Meals Served:Breakfast, Lunch
Operational Hours:Always Call Ahead!
Credit Cards Accepted:No
Alcohol Served:No
Outdoor Seating:No
Reservations Accepted:No
Delivery Available:No
Takeout Counters:Yes
Dozens of burgers cook on the grill at the same time.  In this small diner, the aroma is a huge appetizer.
"Dozens of burgers cook on the grill at the same time. In this small diner, the aroma is a huge appetizer."
Michael Stern





The burger making process starts when small balls of fresh ground meat are placed on the grill and smashed into patties.
"The burger making process starts when small balls of fresh ground meat are placed on the grill and smashed into patties."
Cliff Strutz


A pair of Crabill's cheeseburgers is a nice little snack.
"A pair of Crabill's cheeseburgers is a nice little snack."
Michael Stern


At the counter, you can watch the cooked burgers assembled and dressed at lightning speed.
"At the counter, you can watch the cooked burgers assembled and dressed at lightning speed."
Michael Stern


Assembly line burger-making at its finest
"Assembly line burger-making at its finest"
Michael Stern


I used to always order singles at Crabill's, but after a side-by-side comparison, I will be switching to the doubles and the better meat-to-bun ratio.
"I used to always order singles at Crabill's, but after a side-by-side comparison, I will be switching to the doubles and the better meat-to-bun ratio."
Cliff Strutz


Our favorite burger place staff.
"Our favorite burger place staff."
Owen Medd


Working the grill.
"Working the grill."
Owen Medd


Beverages cost more than hamburgers; but you'll need a half-dozen burgers to sate a healthy appetite.
"Beverages cost more than hamburgers; but you'll need a half-dozen burgers to sate a healthy appetite."
Michael Stern


The photos of the current burger eating record holders are on prominent display.
"The photos of the current burger eating record holders are on prominent display."
Cliff Strutz


I drove up Crabill's Hamburgers (Urbana, OH) from Cincinnati after reading about it on Roadfood. They have a big new awaning/sign out front, attached is a is a photo of their new look. The inside and the pricing are still the same.
"I drove up Crabill's Hamburgers (Urbana, OH) from Cincinnati after reading about it on Roadfood. They have a big new awaning/sign out front, attached is a is a photo of their new look. The inside and the pricing are still the same."
Michael Cunningham



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