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7 Tricks for Perfectly Juicy Burgers Every Time

No one wants to choke down a tough, crumbly, dry hamburger, so learn these 7 simple tricks for making a perfect, juicy grilled burger every time. Summer is coming closer to its end and grilling season...

Not what's ON, but what's IN your hamburgers?

by CookingChemicalEngineer 2 months ago

There was a longish thread about hamburgers either served minimal in terms of condiments, or max sandwiches with tons of fixings on top. Great discussions of the pros/cons. Although that thread...

White Castle Hamburgers Frozen Review

by FriedChickenLover 9 years ago

I have had a number of times the White Castle Hamburgers when I lived in the Long Island area.They are all over the place. I have always preferred the fresh cooked to frozen. Since living in Conn...

Best Burgers in Oregon

by bbqboy 10 years ago

I liked that Best in Washington thread so I thought I'd start a thread for us. In the Rogue Valley I'd nominate Jasper's on Hwy 99, fresh ground each morning, a variety of toppings. All good. Ho...

Kong's Burger & Cafe | Watsonville

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Who remembers the neighborhood convenience store, Kong's Market in Pleasure Point, famous for its egg rolls? I tried them during our stay at a beach house in October 2011. https://www.chowhound.co...

BurgersIM about to invade tri-state area...

by gutreactions 1 year ago

It's a franchise chain called BurgersIM out of Encino, CA. and Dallas, Texas. They are about to open franchises locally in Mamaroneck at 1137 W. Boston Post Road, the spot that formerly housed Gus...

The Unruly Burger: where do you draw the line?

by gutreactions 5 months ago

I like a good burger like the next person, sometimes piled high with layers of toppings. The other day, I ordered an 'award winning' towering burger at a friendly local tavern. When it was brought ...

Billy Goat Tavern

by bighound 3 months ago

for our last meal, in Chicago, we made the obligatory visit to the Billy Goat Tavern made famous by an SNL skit-(Cheezborger, Cheezborger, Cheezborger). not the original location that inspired the ...

Gator’s Rustic Burgers... Petaluma, CA

by Cynsa 7 months ago

New menu today at Gator’s Rustic Burgers & his Creole Friends. 5 Petaluma Blvd. S. Petaluma, CA 94952

Chowfind. The best burger in Toronto is at

by mordylishus 3 months ago

Kabsa Mandi 1475 Danforth Ave Phone: (416) 900-9555 Opens 2 p.m. That's an aspirational goal. Reality is somewhere between 2 and 4 pm depending on the owner's children's after school s...

Henry's Hamburgers? Wimpy's in the Loop!

by Kad 18 years ago

Anyone remember Henry's Hamburgers. They had great burgers in the Chicago area. I knew of 3 locations, on Fullerton and Central, on Western accross from Riverview and on Rt.83 in Wheeling. Does any...

Bierocks / Cabbage Burgers- Denver

by e_bone 11 years ago

Does anyone know of a bakery that makes Bierocks (Runza, Bierochen, Cabbage Burgers, etc..) ? It's a pretty midwestern thing but w/ so many transplants in Denver I would think someone is feeding t...

Lucky Buns, Burgers in DC - Report

by Steve 5 months ago

This paragraph from Washingtonian lured me into Lucky Buns in Adams Morgan: "We know, we know: Who doesn’t serve a snazzy burger these days? Still, chef Alex McCoy crafts our ideal—a juice-dripp...

Shoestring Famous Chili Dogs | Placerville

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

A sign for Chili Dogs pulls me in like a moth to the flame. On a gray and drizzly afternoon in May, I ducked into Shoestring in Placerville.

Happy Hour @ Sur Burger | Monterey

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

Today is National Cheeseburger Day. So let me report on the happy hour cheeseburger at Sur Burger in downtown Monterey. I was there in May when it had been open for two months by local icon Bill...

Happy Hour @ Mezcalito | Russian Hill - San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

At Mezcalito, happy hour runs 5 to 6:30pm each day, Tuesday through Sunday. A few months ago I was walking by at the right time and decided to stop for a bite and libation. The Mezcalito burger...

Crinkle-cut fry burger joints in Napa?

by Mission 6 months ago

Hi, I will be in Frisco and going to Napa Valley. any good crinkle-cut fry burger joints in Napa?

Burgers Park, North York - Tasty burgers that's worth a special drive to seek out!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 6 months ago

With so many house-made, gourmet burger places opening up around town. It would take a very special and tasty product to lure me into making a special drive to seek it out? After hearing so many go...

Center City - burger lunch, what's new?

by urbanfabric 1 year ago

A friend and I celebrate our mutual birthday each August with a weekday burger lunch. We've done Village Whiskey, Butcher & Singer, Dandelion, and Shake Shack (we've repeated, I may have also misse...

Looking for a great boxed burger

by magic 7 months ago

Please don’t say: “Why don’t you just make your own?” Not interested in hearing how awful they are. Just looking for some helpful suggestions. Anyone?

Any Licks left in the GTA?

by Bigtigger 5 years ago

Forgive me for being a fan of Licks, but I thought their burgers were a lot tastier than much of the same-priced competition. Their website has not been updated for some time; and I noticed that th...