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Burgers - Consistency in Quality

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judge dee Jul 2, 2006 01:45 AM

Had a cheeseburger at Pie 'n Burger yesterday. The excessive dressing just drowned the burger; I certainly wasn't able to enjoy the "crunch" of the meat. Similarly at my favorite, the Apple Pan, I cannot get a top quality burger every time.

What's your vote on a reliable top burger place?

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    naynay Jul 2, 2006 06:59 PM

    cassell's

    1. ipsedixit Jul 2, 2006 06:29 AM

      CONNAL'S (for greasy spoon/drive-thru)

      PETE'S CAFE (for casual pub/diner)

      ARNIE MORTON'S STEAKHOUSE (for upscale)

      BENNIGAN'S (for chains)

      By the way, I've never had issues with Pie N Burger...

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        oldusedcop Jul 2, 2006 05:49 AM

        Surely, you jest. The dressing at P&B is half the reason for paying their prices.

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          calabasas_trafalgar Jul 2, 2006 06:01 PM

          what is the dressing?

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          reality check Jul 2, 2006 05:44 AM

          I've never had a problem with the amount of dressing at Pie and Burger. Why not ask for the dressing on the side or tell them to put less dressing?

          I think BurgerBoy would be a great person to ask. I wonder if BurgerBoy has registered.

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            Ollie Jul 2, 2006 03:22 AM

            Check out this long thread I got Re: burgers in L.A. IT might help U find what you're looking for.
            http://chowhound.com/topics/show/82775
            Also if you're in Pasadena try: http://www.connals.com/ or this other thread about this place
            http://www.chowhound.com/topics/show/...

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