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Reds Burger Joint in Salinas

Melanie Wong | May 4, 2016 08:14 PM

Reds Burger Joint is the successor to the beloved Campus Drive-In. It expanded the menu, but offers the same kind of fast food model but cooked to order.
http://www.chowhound.com/post/campus-...

Default for hamburger doneness is "medium", and you need to speak up if you want well-done. Bravo!

Hamburger patties are 1/4 pound and the sesame buns are well-toasted to provide some backbone to the pillowy softness. These folks know how to build a burger using whole green leaf lettuce UNDER the juicy patty, a thick slab of tomato, and no stinting on the add-ins. A recent lunch was the Blue Moon Burger, $6.49, that features blue cheese, sauteed mushrooms, and grilled onions. A gready, guilty pleasure.

It's just off Hwy 68. If you're exiting Hwy 101 to cut over to the Monterey Peninsula, give it a try.

Reds Burger Joint
1220 S Main St
Salinas, CA 93901
(831) 975-4757
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Reds-B...

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