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The Origin of French Fries

Ah, French fries. Have you ever met anyone that doesn't like them? Whether you're eating them as a snack or as a side as part of the best burger in NYC. There are quite a few ways to enjoy fries and even more ways to make them. Whether it's a delicious waffle fry, a basket [...]

Our Top Delicious Cheeseburger Facts

When it comes to food, one could argue that the cheeseburger is one of the finest foods ever invented. A layer or multiple layers of cheese placed upon a piping hot hamburger beef patty and nestled between a soft hamburger bun is a beautiful thing. It's one of the most consistent American foods you can [...]

4 Regional Barbecue Styles to Check Out

When you're traveling around the country, food has got to be one of your top priorities. Whether you're in Manhattan and on the search for the best burger in NYC, hanging out in Philadelphia and deciding to find their most amazing cheese steak, or hanging out in the south looking for some great barbecue, great [...]

The To-Go Tipping Policy

Every once in a while, you just get super hungry. But when you're craving the best sushi in town, the best burger in NYC, or just some delicious curry from your local Thai eatery and you don't want to go in to eat, you've got to take it to go. Ordering food to go is [...]

Why Tipping Servers Should Not Be Regulated by Restaurant Owners

When it comes to going out, it's always nice to have your food cooked and served to you without having to do it yourself! Whether you're eating in a diner in Milwaukee or having the best burger in NYC at a fancy sit-down place, chances are that you're going to have your food brought to [...]

Where Did Hamburgers Originate?

There's nothing better than a simple burger, is there? Burgers are one of the most popular foods in the history of the United States! These days, everyone knows about burgers. Americans eat millions of them a year, and drive-throughs and various franchises can be spotted everywhere across the country. But how much do you actually [...]

Why We Are Eating Alone More Often Than Ever

Have you eaten alone this week? If you said yes, you're ironically probably not alone: a study by The Hartman Group in 2014 found that about half of all the food currently eaten by American adults is eaten completely alone. So, why are so many Americans are eating without companionship these days? If you view [...]

How Fries Became the Default Side of the Burger 

If you've ever sat down at a restaurant or modern eatery, you've likely encountered the famous burger and fries-- a natural pairing if we ever saw one. Whether you're ordering the best burger in NYC or a Juicy Lucy in Chicago, it's not uncommon for your burger to come with a side of golden seasoned [...]

How to Make a Great Burger (And Avoid Screwing It Up) 

Cooking burgers is a time-honored tradition that you can celebrate all year round. When someone else is on cooking duty, you're off the hook, but what happens when you're the one making the burgers? Sure, if you're at a diner eating the best burger in NY or at a barbecue, you don't have to worry. [...]

Where Did the Hamburger Come From?

When it comes to food, the hamburger is one of the most popular menu items of all time! Whether you're eating the best hamburger in New York in a diner or cooking up a patty for yourself in your own kitchen, this meal can do no wrong. It's great for lunch, dinner, or just a [...]