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jackieparis Jun 26, 2007 06:17 AM

Where would you suggest getting the best veggie burger?

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    apusgarden Jun 27, 2010 03:29 PM

    BRGR has a good veggie burger because of all the toppings. I like Royale, Shake Shack and Ear Inn as well. I am going to try Westville tonight based on the suggestion here! I will eventually post my top five on my blog if you care to check it out: http://meatmehalfway.com/

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    Shake Shack
    Madison Ave and E 23rd St, New York, NY 10010

    Royale
    157 Ave C, New York, NY 10009

    Westville
    210 W 10th St, New York, NY 10014

    Ear Inn
    326 Spring St, New York, NY 10013

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      clembeauchamp Jun 27, 2010 06:12 PM

      Give Tiny's a shot. Great fake meatball parm hero too.

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      haleyjen Jun 28, 2007 06:57 AM

      I actually really like Cafe Orlin on St. Mark's. Their veggie burger is really tasty!

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        Jel212 Jun 28, 2007 07:11 AM

        LOVE the veggie burger at Organic Grill http://www.menupages.com/restaurantde... - and I'm a total carnivore.

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        billyeats Jun 27, 2007 03:04 PM

        Love the veggie burger at Westville. I am a serious carnivore and even I will order this one. It's more like the consistency of a crab cake than your usual veggie patty. Really worth a try.

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          littlebites Jun 26, 2007 06:28 PM

          Curly's Vegetarian Lunch on 14th st btw 1st and 2nd ave is my absolute favorite. I could eat the one with avocado and jack cheese every day.

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            jackieparis Jun 26, 2007 05:57 PM

            I forgot to mention that I prefer grilled veggie burgers to fried ones. I love them at Dojo but they are fried which is obviously not good for you.

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              piccola Jun 26, 2007 04:54 PM

              My fave burger-y veggie burgers are at Stand and Better Burger. Half King has the great brioche bun, but loses originality points because it's a Morningstar patty.

              My fave "creative" veggie burgers are at New York Burger Co. (chickpea burger) and Shake Shack (shroom burger).

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                emma Jun 27, 2007 07:26 AM

                i really have to disagree with ny burger. the one i had there was rather tasteless, and the patty was crumbling and falling all over the place.

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                  piccola Jun 27, 2007 09:03 AM

                  Really?? Could it have been a fluke? (Do they have different locations?) I dunno, I had it a few months ago and loved it.

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                allegra Jun 26, 2007 07:13 AM

                ny burger on 22nd and 6th.

                1. doona Jun 26, 2007 07:02 AM

                  I know its a chain so you might not think its that great: but Houston's is FABULOUS. I am a huge carnivore but I would eat their veggie burger anyday.

                  1. princeofpork Jun 26, 2007 06:46 AM

                    Royale on 10th and Ave C

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                      JulesEV Jun 26, 2007 06:46 AM

                      Tiny's Giant Sandwich Shop has a great veggie take on the Big Mac called the Big Mack Daddy. Can be served with or without cheese (ie vegan option too).

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                        kam0424 Jun 26, 2007 06:41 AM

                        This sounds strange but Bubby's has an EXCELLENT veggie burger. The one at brgr is okay too.

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                          Foodluva Jun 26, 2007 07:10 AM

                          Hands down, BRGR has the best veggie burger. Made fresh daily. Located at 7th Ave just north of 26th St

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