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A Hefty Pastrami Burger for a Hefty Price at Jeffrey's Grocery in the West Village

AHT: New York Noah Arenstein 18 comments

The Pastrami Burger at Jeffrey's Grocery is great, but its $19 price tag is hard to swallow. More

The Monte Cristo Burger at Umami Burger Is Better Than You'd Expect

AHT: New York Noah Arenstein 8 comments

Designed in collaboration with Ink chef and former Top Chef champion Michael Voltaggio, this burger is topped with Busseto prosciutto and Gruyère fondue and served on a French toast-ified bun dusted with powdered sugar. A first glance it seemingly appeals solely to gluttonous masochists and lovers of a good culinary mashup. Sadly, I am both. More

Umami Burger in NYC Misses the Point

AHT: New York Noah Arenstein 53 comments

Umami Burger just doesn't hold up against similar burgers in its price range. While the Manly Burger is a solid choice, the Original lacks balance and highlights the problems with making "umami" an end in itself. Like someone overloading a dish with bacon or fiery chilies, the end result is one-note and, frankly, misses the point. More

NYC: Burger Joint Can't Meet High Expectations

AHT: New York Noah Arenstein 44 comments

If I placed Burger Joint head-to-head, Burger Week-style against its most obvious competitor, Shake Shack, I can't see myself recommending Burger Joint. While I may return to the Greenwich Village location once the bar area is finished, the original location is best left as a novelty. More

How to Get a Spotted Pig Burger with American Cheese

Adam Kuban 40 comments

"At this point, I'm probably just risking a lifetime ban from the Spotted Pig." Q) What do you call the Spotted Pig burger without cheese?A) A good start. [Photograph: name redacted] "I guess we didn't need to bring that blowtorch... More

RIP, Joe Jr. and Another Classic Diner Burger

Nick Solares 2 comments

Photograph by Robyn Lee By the time you read this the iron curtains at Joe Jr. on 6th Avenue will have come done for the last time, ending the restaurant's 45-year run of serving classic American comfort food to... More

Delivery Showdown: Goodburger Versus Stand

Nick Solares 15 comments

Ladies and germs, welcome to the AHT delivery showdown. This is an elimination bout for the NYC Delivery Belt. In the red corner, weighing in at 7 ounces of flame-broiled goodness, fighting out of Union Square, is Goodburger! And the... More

Openings: Burger Creations on 8th Street Near B'Way

Adam Kuban 4 comments

AHT's Nick "Beef Aficionado" Solares emails this pix and says: "Burger Creations. Dreadful name, but let’s see how the burgers come out." Burger Creations is slated to open next week, according to a gentleman I spoke to there just... More

La Bonbonniere: The Stars, They Like It

Adam Kuban 14 comments

The Bonbonniere cheeseburger special. La Bonbonniere. Yeah, I had to look it up, too. It's a wedding favor—a crystal or porcelain trinket box that traditionally held a few sugar cubes back in the day when sugar was expensive and... More

Josh 'Mister Cutlets' Ozersky, with a Burger Throwdown

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From left: Lever House, Sheridan Square. Grub Street Grub Street editor Josh "Mister Cutlets" Ozersky pits two new New York fancy-pants burgers head to head to see which is better—Lever House (390 Park Avenue, New York NY 10022; map)... More

The Spotted Pig Burger, Nekkid

Adam Kuban 12 comments

Photograph by Robyn Lee If you're a burgerhead living in New York City, you already know the Spotted Pig has some amazing blue cheese burgers. They're tasty sandwiches, almost always cooked to temperature. Their perfectly square grid of grill... More

Blue Ribbon Bakery

Adam Kuban 6 comments

Blue Ribbon Bakery View Larger Map » Address: 35 Downing Street, New York NY 10014 (Greenwich Village, b/n Downing and Bedford; map) Getting There: 1 train to Houston Street; B/C/D/E/F/V to West 4th Street Phone: 212-337-0404 Cost: $14.50, comes... More

Fatburger Coming to Greenwich Village

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It's only mentioned in passing, but this Q&A on real estate trade website Globe St. mentions that the California-based Fatburger is coming to Manhattan's Greenwich Village: What we’re looking for mostly is a high-traffic environment where we can have good... More

Ed Levine on the Market Table Burger

Adam Kuban 1 comment

Serious Eats overlord Ed Levine says: Market Table, the new market-cum-restaurant from Little Owl's Joey Campanaro and Mike Price, is now open, and, based on one thoroughly enjoyable lunch shared with Serious Eats's Alaina Browne, is certainly worthy of attention.... More

Behind the Scenes at a Burger Contest

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The Rare B.E.T.: Winner of last night's burger recipe contest that Ed and I judged at. Last night, Serious Eats overlord Ed Levine and I had a tough assignment—judging at a burger-recipe competition. Called "Between the Buns," the contest... More

Norah Jones on New York City's Corner Bistro

Adam Kuban 3 comments

Norah Jones, blogged to AHT from the Flickr photostream of liltree Friend of AHT Fred Schwarz emailed us with this heads-up. —The Mgmt. Here’s the opening paragraph from an interview with Norah Jones in the March issue of Blender... More

Openings: BLT Burger

Adam Kuban 12 comments

BLT BURGER Address: 470 Sixth Ave., New York NY 10001 [map] Getting There: F/V trains to 14th Street Cost: $7 for burger with lettuce, onion, tomato, pickles; cheese, ¢50 extra; cash and credit accepted Short Order: A respectable fast-food style... More

Review: Corner Bistro

Adam Kuban 2 comments

What is there to say about Corner Bistro that hasn't already been said? Constantly landing at the top of most best-of lists when it comes to New York City burgers, they are delicious, if a bit hyped. The Corner... More

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