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twochesters Jul 9, 2012 06:45 AM

I have 3 groupons to the East Village Bareburger which I will redeem over the next 3 weeks maybe starting today. I will get 2 burgers for each of them.
Any ideas of what is best on their menu?
Thanks!

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    brooklyndude RE: twochesters Jul 9, 2012 11:42 PM

    beer.

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      UES Mayor RE: brooklyndude Jul 10, 2012 03:54 AM

      ha ha ha

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        brooklyndude RE: UES Mayor Jul 10, 2012 09:25 PM

        my response was serious, and in my limited experience, completely accurate.

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          squid kun RE: brooklyndude Jul 11, 2012 12:54 AM

          Just wondering whether you had anything other than beer, and if so what it was like (besides "not best").

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            brooklyndude RE: squid kun Jul 11, 2012 07:57 AM

            I've had a blue cheese burger and the hawaiian one. one was okay and the other one was actively bad, really dry etc.

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      benn2009 RE: twochesters Jul 10, 2012 04:23 PM

      i've only been to the one uptown, so maybe it's different at the location you're going to, but i'd stay away from the lamb - my boyfriend's had it twice and both times it was too dry. i've had the Roadhouse with beef and it was cooked to perfection. it kind of has a lot going on because of all the toppings, but it was really, really good! all the flavors come together really nicely. the bare burger supreme is also pretty good, and since the burger comes with onion rings on it, there's no need to order a side.

      1. GoodGravy RE: twochesters Jul 10, 2012 05:44 PM

        The chocolate peanut butter milkshakes.

        1. JungMann RE: twochesters Jul 11, 2012 05:49 AM

          Not sure what all the negativity is about. This isn't the ur-burger, but it is still a good spot for messy, tasty, over the top sandwiches. Ironically the best burgers at Bareburger are the least bare. I've had the jalapeno express, the bareburger supreme and the Ruby (a meat trifecta of boar, bacon and pastrami) and was happy with all of them.

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            twochesters RE: twochesters Jul 11, 2012 07:23 AM

            Thanks so much to all of you. I look forward to taking your suggestions!

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              princeofpork3 RE: twochesters Jul 11, 2012 07:55 AM

              Great salads also and you can put any meat on top. The Beet and Goat Cheese salad with the lamb burger on top is excellent.

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