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Littleman Mar 26, 2010 07:47 PM

What can you tell me about this great burger place. Looks good for a quick lunch to me. Thanks.

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Phil's Grill
3020 Severn Ave, Metairie, LA 70002

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    midcity Mar 26, 2010 09:13 PM

    I really like their burgers, although they don't get universally favorable reviews on here. My favorite combination is a beef burger with sauteed onions, sauteed mushrooms, Swiss cheese and creole aioli.

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      midcity Mar 27, 2010 08:20 AM

      Also good: beef, creole aioli, tomato, romaine, blue cheese and avocado.

      I usually do pickup orders from Phil's, and one thing I will say is that they don't always pay attention to the details on these orders. I'll ask for extra sauce and won't get it. I'll say Texas toast and they'll give me a regular bun [although the bun was good anyway]. It's little things, but for a place that is famous for letting customers build their own burgers, it's annoying.

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      shanefink Mar 27, 2010 06:08 AM

      Only bad thing is the parking when it gets busy.

      1. Troika Mar 29, 2010 02:42 PM

        Agree with Shanefink, the parking can get really bad when it's busy and I usually park next to the BSI comics across the street. Overall pretty decent burgers, but can take a while to get your food. Service is so so.

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          Hungry Celeste Mar 30, 2010 05:04 AM

          Another minus--it is often jam-packed with kids and can get very noisy.

        2. nikinik Mar 30, 2010 07:42 AM

          Inconsistent.

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