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Sparkle's Hamburger Spot

Map & Directions 1515 Dowling
Houston, TX 77003
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713-225-8044
  • American, Sandwiches
  • Mon-Fri 6am-7:30pm, Sat 7am-5pm
  • All Major Credit Cards
  • Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout
  • Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch
  • None
  • Not Accepted
  • Street

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Houston Press' Description

Sparkle's is known for popular hamburgers, famous shakes and a long, long wait. Regulars know to call ahead before even setting out for the Third Ward burger shack, and you'd do well to listen to their advice. Not your standard burger stand burger, Sparkle's beef patties are much, much larger than you might expect, and maybe that's what takes them so long to cook. Also available are french fries, onion rings, chicken-n-waffles, and Kool-Aid (for a dollar). To-go orders only -- there's no indoor seating available, and outdoor seating is limited.

 
Member Reviews

  • htowndude wrote a review for Sparkle's Hamburger Spot
    on 06/11/09
    4

    Nice food at good price

  • on 05/06/09
    4

    For burger aficionados and inhabitants of the Third Ward, Sparkles Hamburger Spot is a true haven. If you don't mind waiting, the gals at Sparkles will mix you up one tasty shake. They're the best because they use full-flavor ice cream and milk, mixing it the old-fashioned way, by hand. No complicated machines or premade mixes here. The only real question is, chocolate or... More >>

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