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The Habit...Burgers that is

Kitchen Queen Aug 10, 2006 08:44 PM

Ok, I've been to the habit a million times but, never to eat a burger. (Don't eat anything w/4 feet or more). I retain the dwntwn Ventura joint is still the best hoeever, for all you In and Out fan's ,please give this one a try. I'd be curious as to your opinion. Hubby loves the Habit better. We frequent Venura often and sometimes it's a tough decision-the Habit or Andria's. But, we went to the Woodland Hills one yesterday. The place is wonderful. I always have the albacore either on a salad or as a sammy. The fries aren't as good a Ventura but, the service is first rate. :) KQ

Woodland Hills : Ventura and Sale N side where Smart and Final is.
Glendale: 241 N. Central Ave, Glendale
Encino: 17132 Ventura Blvd
Ventura:487 E Thompson Blvd, Ventura and 4732 Telephone Rd # 5A,

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    carter RE: Kitchen Queen Aug 11, 2006 01:06 AM

    Used to work near the Encino location, and tried it a coupla times and must say it is in the running for one of the poorer burgers served by a chain specializing in burgers - the thing was dry and almost tasted as if cardboard on my last visit.
    Never any people in that location either - wonder how they keep the doors open.

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      Muskrat RE: Kitchen Queen Aug 11, 2006 01:26 AM

      "...(Don't eat anything w/4 feet or more)."

      So you eat fowl and fish, but not octopus or calamari?

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        Danimal n Hustler RE: Muskrat Aug 15, 2006 07:27 PM

        I tried this place since its grand opening in Valencia like 5-6 years ago. The burgers at least seem to be on the same quality as in-n-out as far as freshness goes. However, whenever I go the burgers seem to be missing something, like I'm never fully satiated even after eating the whole meal. Probably been to it like 10 times, but I stopped going, perhaps I should give it another try.

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          Wes RE: Danimal n Hustler Aug 18, 2006 01:04 AM

          Ya' know, I have to agree. Everything looks right, cooked right, but just doesn't get higher than a fast food burger. It must be black magic.

          I truely like In&Out but only if I order the burger cooker medium or medium rare and the fries well done. I take the diet coke as is.

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        cycler15 RE: Kitchen Queen Aug 18, 2006 05:31 PM

        I've been to the Habit in Simi Valley. Tastes very similiar to Fatburger if you ask me. Except the burgers seem smaller. I'd rather have the Kingburger from Fatburger any day.

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