A mid-scale restaurant chain offers up a solid burger at a reasonable price.
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A high-end burger delivers on the beef, but falls victim to the dreaded brioche bun trap.
A budding fast casual chain comes out of the corner swinging with some great burger options at very good prices.
During the cold California winter, where frigid temperatures routinely drop below 65 degrees, one might find it hard to muster up the strength to put together an old-fashioned charcoal fired cookout. Not so at Burbank's Casitas Taco Al Carbon, the L.A. mini-chain specializing in the age-old "al carbon" charcoal grilling methods of Mexico. It's just a shame that the tacos at Casitas aren't all that inspired.
This classic eatery delivers the low prices and the authentic feel of the Los Angeles burger stand, but the thin patties fall short on flavor.
An old-school Hollywood steakhouse serves up delicious burgers that are made of...filet mignon!
"Bob's Big Boy is historically significant and in its day was truly revolutionary, inspiring a slew of imitators, most notably McDonald's iconic Big Mac." Bob's Big Boy 4211 Riverside Drive, Burbank California 91505; map); 818-843-9334; bigboy.com Cooking Method: Griddled Short...