Archive for the ‘Beef that Didn’t Make the Cut’ Category

The Red Eyed Mule

Posted: 8th September 2013Written by Kevin Bacon in Beef that Didn't Make the Cut, Famous Atlanta Burger Joints

Alton Brown | “The Best Thing I Ever Ate” Good: Reference the nearest Blank Sheet of Paper for a list of things that Don’t Taste Good on Texas Toast Bad: Awkward Service, Flawed Delivery Other Thoughts: What’s that Syndrome More Severe than Claustrophobia? The Red Eyed Mule Phone Number, Directions, Menu, and Hours: 1405 Church […]

Appetizing & Delicatessen Let me preface this review by stating, this is not a “Burger Joint” but rather, ” [An establishment with] traditional deli classics, such as Pastrami, Corned Beef, Chopped Liver, Smoked Fish, and Hand-Rolled Kettle-Boiled Bagels, as well as innovative takes on traditional dishes” (AtlantaMagazine.com, 2012). Being said, my thoughts on their Double Burger […]

OK Cafe

Posted: 4th November 2012Written by Kevin Bacon in Beef that Didn't Make the Cut, Famous Atlanta Burger Joints

“Lauded by the likes of MONEY, FORBES, SOUTHERN LIVING, and LADIES HOME JOURNAL, to name just a few, the OK Cafe continues to hit the mark in southern hospitality and firmly represents why the south has risen again” (http://www.okcafe.com, 2012). Rocket Burger | Bacon Cheeseburger Good: Astounded by the Individuality and Palatableness that is, OK […]

Bocado Atlanta

Posted: 10th October 2012Written by Kevin Bacon in Beef that Didn't Make the Cut, Famous Atlanta Burger Joints

Good: The illuminated, groovy, architecture was very calming; an overwhelming feeling of success just dinning at Bocado. Bad: Our service was lacking; we waited for our Check longer than it took to finish our Sandwiches. Other Thoughts: They only have one burger; you would think an establishment voted for Best Burger 2010, by Creative Loafing, would […]

Location, Location, Location… Continuing in our pursuit, Big Swiss led me to a well-hidden location in Smyrna, Georgia: Muss & Turner’s. Yes, Smyrna is not Atlanta; with all due respect, there are no boundaries encompassing Gluttony. On arrival, I noticed the chromatic, jazzy bundle of businesses uniquely laid out as a complex. The shopping center […]