Auburn, Nebraska: A&W Root Beer Papa Burger

A former "Dad" statue from an A&W Root Beer stand, now gone solo in front of a place named Dairy Sweet.

Dairy Sweet

685 J St., Auburn, NE
Dairy Sweet. North edge of town, on the northwest corner of US 73/75 and 7th St.
June 2019: Business reported for sale. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Root Beer dad.

A&W Root Beer Papa Burger

Still serving up the Frosties!

[Highpoint Tripoint, 07/11/2020]

... and with a fresh coat of paint.

Burger Dad.

A&W Root Beer Papa Burger

The A&W Root Beer Papa Burger is still there! He made me smile!

[BethTraveler, 04/11/2019]

Burger dad.

A&W Root Beer Papa Burger

The A&W Root Beer Burger guy is still there.

[Andy, 07/01/2016]
Hamburger Man

The giant hamburger man is still in Auburn, NE. We also have a giant pig at the other end of town. Go to 29th and O Street and you will see him. Enjoy!

[Local, 03/01/2010]

A&W Root Beer Man with hamburger.

Hamburger Man - A&W Root Beer Character

While driving to Minnesota along Highway 75 through Nebraska I happened to look to my left and see this cute little Hamburger Man off to the side of a little small town cafe called Dairy Sweet. It was early so I made a mental note to be sure to stop and take a picture of it on my way back to Texas. He is not quite a story tall and has a mug of beer in one hand and a hamburger on a platter in the other.

[Debra Nash, 07/24/2003]

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