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General Chat Thread, Let's talk about burgers in General; Any Londoner tried either of the two American burger joints that have opened up in Covent Garden yet? The Evening ...
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    Any Londoner tried either of the two American burger joints that have opened up in Covent Garden yet? The Evening Standard ran a piece on them the other week and seemed a bit luke warm.

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    Quote Originally Posted by VeryPC_Colin_F View Post
    Mmmmmm..... Venison Burgers! Sounds good.
    Bambi-burgers.... yum......

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    Quote Originally Posted by john View Post
    Any Londoner tried either of the two American burger joints that have opened up in Covent Garden yet? The Evening Standard ran a piece on them the other week and seemed a bit luke warm.
    Not seen that but generally from what I've read about Five Guys I don't think I'm going to bother going anytime soon

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    Quote Originally Posted by Flatpackhamster View Post
    That's not a blind taste test, is it?
    I wouldn't recommend eating the blind....

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    Im in Lambeth from Wednesday to Friday this week working....any one recommend somewhere good around that area?

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    I've just been to Five Guys in Covent Garden , it was busy had to wait about 20 mins to get burger but they do take your order then you collect the burger when its ready meaning you have time to go and enjoy the free refills at the coke freestyle machine which is self service 100+ ( I had vanilla and cherry coke together followed by sprite raspberry and peach) combo of flavours and free monkey nuts to snack on. The idea is you pay for your basic burger ie , cheese, bacon or plain for a price. The toppings are then included with price regardless of how many you have think as about 20 options including the sauces. The burger was good and the fries are nice but the price was bit off putting but it is London. £8.50 for double bacon cheese burger, £5 for a large fries but there was enough to share between two of us compared with the states the burgers and portions seem smaller but might just be my imagination . I would go there again and my tip would be to make use of the downstairs seating area as it was empty while everyone was looking or waiting for seats upstairs.

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    The medium fries portion at Five Guys is absolutely huge; I didn't expect so many.

    Was an OK burger (also had a bacon cheeseburger when I went, no wait at all as I got in before the post-work stress) but I wouldn't spend £14 odd it was there again when there's better burgers in London ie Patty and Bun. The drinks machine was cool.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Domino View Post
    I wouldn't recommend eating the blind....
    Why not? They can't identify you to the police, can they?

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    I am so hungry right now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by fromtheinternet View Post
    I am so hungry right now.
    me too..any one have a urger there?

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    Best chain burgers I have ever encountered in any country.

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    Going to this tonight KERB

    Gonna have a nice big burger followed by an ice cream. A lovely time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rickjames View Post
    Going to this tonight KERB

    Gonna have a nice big burger followed by an ice cream. A lovely time.
    Sounds good Although there bashing of The Old Trueman Brewery is a bit bad I've seen quite a lot of non-red smothered chicken... nom nom to my Turner and Roast Pulled Pork lunch I've just had

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    Orange Buffalo > every other wing place

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    Quote Originally Posted by rickjames View Post
    Orange Buffalo > every other wing place
    How many buffalo's have you seen with wings

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