Archive for the ‘Famous Atlanta Burger Joints’ 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 […]

US Cafe

Posted: 6th November 2012Written by Kevin Bacon in Famous Atlanta Burger Joints, Top Ten Burgers in Atlanta

US Cafe Phone Number, Directions, Menu,¬†and Hours: 4499 South Cobb Drive Southeast ¬†Smyrna, GA 30080¬†|¬†770.801.9660 Sunday – Thursday 11:00a.m. to 11:00p.m. Friday – Saturday 11:00a.m. to 12:00a.m. US Cafe Smyrna Home of the Super Burger! For homegrown “Burgers Before Burgers Were Cool” (CEO: Vipul Patel), we highly recommend visiting one of US Cafe’s three locations; […]

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 […]

Yeah! Burger

Posted: 21st October 2012Written by Kevin Bacon in Famous Atlanta Burger Joints, Top Ten Burgers in Atlanta

Yeah! Burger Number, Directions,¬†Menu,¬†and Hours: ¬†1168 Howell Mill Road Atlanta, GA 30318 | 404.496.4393 Monday – Thursday 11:30a.m. to 10:00p.m. Friday 11:30a.m. to 11:00p.m. Saturday 11:00a.m. to 11:00p.m. Sunday 11:00a.m. to 10:00p.m. Yeah! Burger Atlanta   Good: Two Words, One Unforgettable Taste: Bacon Jam Bad: Horrific Amount of Parking Spots ¬†| West Midtown Other Thoughts: […]

George’s Atlanta

Posted: 16th October 2012Written by Kevin Bacon in Famous Atlanta Burger Joints, Top Ten Burgers in Atlanta

George’s Bar and Restaurant George’s Atlanta Phone Number, Directions, Menu,¬†and Hours: 1041 N. Highland Ave. NE¬†Atlanta, GA 30306¬† 404.892.3648 Monday 11:30a.m. to 10:30p.m. Tuesday – Thursday 11:30a.m. to 11:00p.m. Friday – Saturday 11:30a.m. to 12:00a.m. Sunday 11:30a.m. to 9:30p.m. Good: an unprecedented Nostalgic Element, such a privilege to be surrounded by the reminiscence of Legends […]

Grindhouse Burgers

Posted: 11th October 2012Written by Kevin Bacon in Famous Atlanta Burger Joints, Top Ten Burgers in Atlanta

Sweet Auburn Curb Market Following Battle of the Burgers, the two of us set out to try those delicious, 100% certified, Angus Morsels we experienced, firsthand. Grindhouse Killer Burgers Phone Number, Directions, Menu,¬†and Hours:¬† 209 Edgewood Avenue¬†Atlanta, GA 30303¬† 404.522.3444 Monday – Saturday 11:00a.m. to 3:00p.m. Sunday Closed Good: Sweet Auburn Curb Market is a […]

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 […]

Smashburger Nutrition?

Posted: 11th September 2012Written by Kevin Bacon in Famous Atlanta Burger Joints, Top Ten Burgers in Atlanta

SmashBurger Phone Number, Directions, Menu,¬†and Hours:¬† 440 Ernest W. Barrett Pkwy Kennesaw, GA 30144¬†| 770.427.4141 Sunday – Saturday 10:00a.m. to 10:00p.m. SmashBurger Reviews Good: As of yet, Quite Possibly the Most Fulfilling experience Swiss and I have had. Bad: The first time we went, things did not go as smooth for Smash. Other Thoughts: Good […]

The Vortex Atlanta Man vs Food

Posted: 7th September 2012Written by Kevin Bacon in Famous Atlanta Burger Joints, Top Ten Burgers in Atlanta

The Vortex Little 5 Points Good: Who wouldn’t want to go somewhere that Man v. Food’s Adam Richman defines as “Consistently Voted the Best Burgers in Atlanta.” Very quick service, completed our hajj in just under 45 minutes. Bad: Undercooked; they claim “Chorizo, Green Chili, and Pepper Jack Cheese,” I saw no Green Chili and […]

The Wall Street Journal | CNN Travel | Creative Loafing In a pilgrimage to find the best burger in Atlanta, where better to go than the¬† Best Location for Hamburgers in the Nation, right? Such renowned publications as The Wall Street Journal¬†and¬†CNN.com¬†must have some sort of merit in their declarations. I am here to say, […]

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 […]

Decatur Where It’s Tasty Big Swiss and I recently had a job in the Decatur area; for lunch, we decided to checkout a pretty well-known venue, Farm Burger. First off, I would like to mention how well thought out there menu was: I found this visually appealing, everything on one page, readable font, bolded-enlarged prices, […]

Flip Burger Atlanta

Posted: 16th August 2012Written by Kevin Bacon in Famous Atlanta Burger Joints, Top Ten Burgers in Atlanta

Midtown Burgers, Atlanta I visited Flip Burger in Atlanta today, WOW! The atmosphere was more than chic. Great waitress; very attractive (Mindy), but they all were. Their unique Milkshakes were superb; I had the Krispy Kreme option, was I full? As for the burgers, my friend (who will forever be known as Big Swiss) had […]