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      05-18-2017 03:19 PM #76
      Our top local burger place is Worthy Burger/Worthy Kitchen. Grass-fed organic beef, ground on site, homemade condiments, etc.. Cooked on a wood fired grill. They make their fries in duck fat. Also lots of craft beers if that's your thing.

      http://worthyvermont.com/

      Too expensive for a quick bite but it's great every once in a while.


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      05-18-2017 03:23 PM #77
      I'm going to Burgerfi for lunch

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      05-18-2017 03:28 PM #78
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      05-18-2017 03:48 PM #80
      5 guys is OK at best. Not many local places to choose from here. There is the Park Diner in Saint Cloud that does a great job with traditional diner-style fare.

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      05-18-2017 04:17 PM #81
      Good point on location. We don't have some of the burger joints we're talking about around here. We used to have Fuddrucker's, before they want Tango Uniform, and they were okay, at least the one I'd stop at.

      So, we have Five Guys, a Wahlburger, and what, like Red Robin? We do have some amazing non-chain sit-down places with awesome burgers, but we're talking fast-food chains. Just single burger joints is a complete new thread, there'd be a bunch to list.

      Quote Originally Posted by BRealistic View Post
      Damn.
      Reminds me...
      I miss the old school A&W restaurants.
      Nothing like a hotdog, fries and a frosty mug root beer float.
      Oh, hell yes. We have an A&W locally in our little city. Much awesomeness. I just roll for carry-out, though, since I won't let my wife and kid take on chili dogs and fries in the car. I'm not that crazy.
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      05-18-2017 04:19 PM #82
      Completely forgot about Wayback. This place is pretty good...

      https://waybackburgers.com/

      ...as fast food goes.
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      05-18-2017 04:38 PM #83
      I've been to neither.

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      05-18-2017 05:06 PM #84
      Quote Originally Posted by westsideseal View Post
      I have a special affinity for the generic Southern California (they might be everywhere for all I know) burger spots where you can get gyros, burgers, burritos or pancakes at the drive thru. Super thin, definitely frozen patty, shredded lettuce, bacon, cheese, and steak fries. Every city I lived in down there had their own version. Jim's Burgers, Louis Burger, Fantastic Cafe. All the same stuff.

      Not fast food, but Umami burger is the best burger.

      You forgot the most important thing: Thousand Island. My go-to for these is Rick's Drive-In in Silverlake. It's exactly as you describe:





      Btw, in 2008, I was in DC and had my first Five Guys meal just before hanging out with TCLer AKADriver. It was snowing and I was the only customer. When the workers found out I was from LA, they watched me eat and then asked if it was better than In-n-Out. I said yes.











      I lied. In-n-Out is way better . We have Five Guys out here now and I never go, but I love me mah In-n-Out!

      Animal style Double Double and fries cannot be beat.

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      05-18-2017 05:11 PM #85
      For local burgers I enjoy Wild Bubba's



      Because I can get more than just boring beef burgers



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    11. 05-18-2017 05:18 PM #86
      Quote Originally Posted by DUBPL8 View Post
      How about local burger joints? Are there any that any of you prefer over the national establishments?
      Local fast food burger joint.




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      05-18-2017 10:46 PM #87
      Quote Originally Posted by HackAC View Post
      Well considering that 5 guys exist in FL. and in-n-out doesn't, not surprised. Maybe they should expand to the 3rd most populous state, maybe they have but im not checking.
      Unlike 5 guys, In n out by comparision is still considered regional. Useless article and reporting from Fortune magazine.
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      05-18-2017 11:39 PM #88
      In-n-out ruins burgers with their stupid sauce. Yes, you can ask for it without, but it still is a mediocre burger.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Egz View Post
      In-n-out ruins burgers with their stupid sauce. Yes, you can ask for it without, but it still is a mediocre burger.

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      05-19-2017 09:20 AM #90
      Quote Originally Posted by Egz View Post
      In-n-out ruins burgers with their stupid sauce. Yes, you can ask for it without, but it still is a mediocre burger.
      See... that'd ruin it for me too. I like my burgers (and most other food) plain.

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      Quote Originally Posted by Time for a GTI View Post
      I have had Five Guys. I have not had five guys.
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      05-19-2017 10:08 AM #92
      I miss InO from my Summer in LA. We have lots and lots of 5G's around here. They're good, but InO is much better IMO - everything tastes better and seems more fresh.
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      Five guys 69?!

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      05-19-2017 10:19 AM #94
      Quote Originally Posted by GolfTango View Post
      Five guys 69?!
      Sounds like guy#5 is going to be lonely.
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      Quote Originally Posted by Time for a GTI View Post
      Sounds like guy#5 is going to be lonely.
      Someone has to hold the camera.

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      05-19-2017 11:01 AM #96
      A meal at In n Out is half the price of a meal at Five Guys. They're also completely different. But sure let's compare.

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      05-19-2017 11:04 AM #98
      Quote Originally Posted by saron81 View Post
      See... that'd ruin it for me too. I like my burgers (and most other food) plain.
      I've noticed many adults eat like kids these days.
      "Sometimes, I have a sudden urge to fart on this chair."

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      05-19-2017 11:32 AM #99
      Quote Originally Posted by BRealistic View Post
      I've noticed many adults eat like kids these days.
      I like chicken fingers too.

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      05-19-2017 12:01 PM #100
      Quote Originally Posted by Egz View Post
      In-n-out ruins burgers with their stupid sauce. Yes, you can ask for it without, but it still is a mediocre burger.
      This. Except the sauce and hype cover up the mediocrity.
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