$17 Burger

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  1. Benham

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    This thread is worthless without pics.
     
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    that's really not that pricey, especially when you pay $45 for a steak
     
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    $17 burger. So it's a bun and a burger. They don't put bourbon in it or nothin?
     
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    The women like to call my cawk mburger
     
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    a burger should never cost that much. huge ripoff.
     
  7. Mr Sinister

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    I'd eat it
     
  8. Mlaw

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    then a lobster should never cost more than $10, good food is worth splurging
     
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    lobster is more rare than a burger. bad example.
     
  10. Stevie

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    Ew.


    Wait...Uhm...Never mind.
     
  11. Mlaw

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    lobster is far from rare, restaurants just want you to think it is--a well crafted burger with quality beef cooked well is well worth 17 bucks, you can pay 7 or 8 at Five Guys --another 10 and you get truffle, is a bargain
     
  12. Benham

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    Last night i proclaimed it the best burger i ever ate.

    that was 2 bottles of wine in, though. so not sure if it's true.

    We shared 3 appys, they were all outstanding, but the ravioli was the star.


    ROASTED BRUSSEL SPROUTS- sautéed shallots & fiorucci prosciutto di parma, truffle cream sauce, parmesan cheese

    PEI MUSSELS- horseradish dijon mustard cream sauce, grilled french baguette garlic wedge

    CHESNUT RAVIOLI- roasted chestnut & mascarpone raviolis, holland leek fondue, wild mushroom confit, fried leeks
     
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    I guess because its in NJ it's not that expensive?
     
  14. Benham

    Benham Still Better Than You

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    it was the cheapest thing on the menu. i was on the fence about ordering a burger in this particular restaurant because there were other more interesting choices.

    but i was happy with the burger. :dontknow:
     
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    on Madison Ave you can get a burger for about $17. $27 if you want a bun also. $30 if you want lettuce, tomato, and pickles added. plus tip

    nobody eats fries anymore unless they are sweet potato fries.
     
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    Benham Still Better Than You

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    fuck off froggy.

    just cuz you've eaten your weight in burgers doesnt make you an aficianado :fil:
     
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    i'm not saying i'm an aficionado; i'm saying i get ripped off worse for inferior burgers because I'm on the other side of the river.
     
  18. zingger

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    ouch
     
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    i dont feel ripped off.

    it was delicous.
     
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    Exactly. They have 50 and 100 dollar burgers. The majority of diners in NY charge you 12 bucks for a bacon cheese burger deluxe.
     
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