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The Burger Joint - Coming to Mt. Kisco?

kerryfood Apr 26, 2011 02:51 PM

Saw a sign in the old Villa del Sol (if I remember correctly) location today that said "The Burger Joint" is going in there... looks like a popular chain around DC, but haven't been there myself. Any info?


At least it's not a bank or nail salon!!

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    rich51 RE: kerryfood Apr 26, 2011 11:32 PM

    sounds great, but homebound for a bit so it will have to wait, there website lists it as if it is already open, is that possible?

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      wincountrygirl RE: kerryfood Apr 27, 2011 03:47 AM

      Looks great!!! Asparagus fries - interesting.

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        menton1 RE: wincountrygirl Apr 27, 2011 07:16 AM

        Wow, dry aged beef, and cooked RARE if you want! And only a buck more than the garbage at 5 Guys! Gotta get there soon!

      2. menton1 RE: kerryfood Apr 27, 2011 01:04 PM

        On further review, (and help from a friend who knows) Prime doesn't mean much with a burger, there is no "marbling" on a burger, not to mention that it is not "USDA Prime". And they don't say how long it's aged, could be 12 hours!

        The test will be in the tasting, though. Anybody been to their White Plains joint?

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          wincountrygirl RE: menton1 Apr 28, 2011 03:54 AM

          Didn't know they had a White Plains place. WP has Westchester Burger (not good) and 5 guys and Cheeseburger Cheeseburger. Where is this place in WP?

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            menton1 RE: wincountrygirl Apr 28, 2011 04:50 AM

            My error-- mixed it up with Westchester Burger. This one is only in MtK. Don't know if it's open yet...

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              rich51 RE: menton1 Apr 29, 2011 06:02 PM

              seems too soon to be open but there web site does have hours of operation and it is not marked as coming soon as some of the other locations are.unfortunately can't drive past it, so i am not sure

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                kerryfood RE: rich51 May 5, 2011 07:27 AM

                It still looks way too soon to open - when I was there the other day it was just a sign in the window with little else going on inside. Fingers crossed...

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          rich51 RE: kerryfood Apr 29, 2011 06:08 PM

          not to go too far off topic, but burgers are starting to sprout like weeds- ridge hill- yonkers coming, elevation burger and yard house, mt.k the burger joint, eastchester johnny rockets, white plains westchester burger and cheeburger cheeburger and rye brook also westchester burger, 5 guys pelham

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            menton1 RE: rich51 Apr 29, 2011 09:54 PM

            And count on Smashburger and Sonic to scope out places soon...

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              wincountrygirl RE: menton1 Apr 30, 2011 04:18 AM

              I'd actually like to try an In and Out Burger place but I don't think they're expanding to the east coast.

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                rich51 RE: wincountrygirl May 1, 2011 01:17 AM

                inn n out has stated in the past that they would not expand to the east coast. so probably not likely.if you do go west definitely try them, they are very good. also do yourself a favor and research their secret menu before going.at the time i wasn't aware of it- animal style appears to be very popular though

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                  GrifinMil RE: wincountrygirl May 2, 2011 07:40 PM

                  I actually contacted the family that owns In and Out years ago and they have no interest in expanding east unfortunately.

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                    menton1 RE: GrifinMil May 3, 2011 09:52 AM

                    Unfortunately? Ahhh, c'mon, you can get burgers in scores of restos in the County as good or better. I & O is OK, but gimmicky, and, it's just a burger!

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                pabboy RE: rich51 Apr 30, 2011 08:54 AM

                There's the The Burger Factory in Armonk.

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                Barrels41 RE: kerryfood Apr 30, 2011 09:08 AM

                Years back Fat Burger was looking around. In some bankruptcy problem now. Should rename to Phat Burger.

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                  editor58 RE: Barrels41 Feb 28, 2012 06:38 AM

                  I miss Fudruckers!!

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