In-N-Out Burgers Inc.

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2014

    Kids Drugs = The Coachella Experience

    Oakland resident Kimchi Truong was 24. She passed out on the Coachella grounds last weekend, likely due to an overdose. Her death, Thursday was shocking. But what's really shocking is that this kind of thing doesn't happen more often. This story is about very young people doing a shit-ton of drugs, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2013

    Fatburger, Joey Tribbiani, and the Village Voice

    News that Fatburger - a California chain offering the usual gloppy, salad-topped burgers associated with that state - was planning another assault on New York City reminded me that this wasn't really the first time the fast-food-chain had made an attempt to establish itself in the metropolis. Aroun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2013

    California, Meet Dunkin' Donuts

    The wait is almost over, California. We're coming in 2015, and we're bringing coffee and donuts. More info: ^JG— Dunkin' Donuts (@DunkinDonuts) January 16, 2013 Nigel Travis, the CEO of Dunkin' Donuts, admitted that he, like many sad coffee drinkers on the West Coast, often wond ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2012

    Blue Collar's Fast Food-Style Burgers

    [See More Taste Tests: Taco Box Debuts at B Bar on Bowery | Aita's Fritto Misto di Vedura] Though I can't say I'm crazy about the name, I stopped in for a cheeseburger at Blue Collar, the new burger joint in Williamsburg from the Miller's Tavern team.

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2012

    Q&A: The Arrogant Sons of Bitches' Jeff Rosenstock On The Joys And Stigmas Of Ska, CBGB Misery And Pranky Vibes

    During my high school years in the early 2000s, I wanted to be in a ska-punk band. This fantasy could have been sparked by an Operation Ivy record, Save Ferris's prom-night concert in 10 Things I Hate About You, the genre's sartorial trappings, or the sound of trumpets. But one thing's for sure: Any ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2012

    Blogroll Gazette: In-N-Out Secret Menu and Edible Flowers

    This week in food blogs... Serious Eats orders every In-N-Out burger variant on the menu. [Serious Eats] A guide to edible flowers: "From herbaceous blossoms to textured sprigs, flowers add sweetness or spice to a variety of dishes." [Saveur] Peter Kaminsky talks about what tartness does for food ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2012

    Sunday Funnies: Birmingham Raises the Odds on Ideal Orgs!

    Scientologists don't really have a Sunday service. They like to say that they do, because they crave mainstream acceptance. But unless Xenu rested after six days and L. Ron Hubbard just forgot to mention it, there's no reason for Scientologists to treat Sunday any differently than every other day of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2012

    Shake Shack, Yelped

    This week, the Times' Pete Wells reviewed Danny Meyer's Shake Shack chain and gave it one star, writing that its food is inconsistent and its burgers unremarkable. Most Yelpers would beg to differ. They have come out in numbers (2,548 reviews have been posted for the Shake Shack in Madison Square Pa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2012

    New Petey's Burger to Open in Long Island City

    Petey's is the closest we have to California's In-N-Out Burger. You may or may not be excited to learn that another Petey's Burger is scheduled to open in Long Island City, at the corner of 47th Avenue and Vernon Boulevard in the far southwestern corner of the neighborhood, not far from the first ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2011

    Want In-N-Out in NYC? Here's the Next Best Thing ...

    ​ Craving the two beef patties, melted cheese and crisp lettuce of In-N-Out's famous Double-Double? Too bad, because the regional chain hasn't made it past Texas. In the meantime, you can get this faithful facsimile, which, while not exactly the same, should partly satiate any In-N-Out craving ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2011

    European E. Coli Culprit Found; Taco Bell Launches In-Store Entertainment, Wi-Fi

    ​Newsflash: In-N-Out outranks McDonald's in a Consumer Reports survey. Oh, and chains like the Golden Arches and Taco Bell aren't as cheap as they profess to be. [Reuters] European investigators have traced the devastating E. coli outbreaks in Germany and France back to this likely culprit: f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2011

    Review of Wendy's Berry Almond Chicken Salad: Decent, But With Two Big Objections

    ​What the salad looks like before applying dressing. The food at Wendy's is generally agreed to be the best among the national burger chains. While the hamburgers are much better at such regionals as In-N-Out and Five Guys, Wendy's offers a few maverick items that are actually worth eating. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2011

    The Week in Food Blogs: Brunch Sucks, Long Live Brunch!; The Ultimate Burger Taste-Off

    This week in food blogs... Eater mapped of the hottest new 12 brunch spots. (Even though we all know brunch sucks.) Grub Street asked, will the new Bon Appetit, with its Gwyneth cover, matter? Midtown Lunch got excited about a brand new Jamaican food truck hitting the streets. Hello, Sunrise Gril ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2011

    Josh Capon of Burger & Barrel Reveals His Favorite Fast Food Burger

    Photo courtesy Josh CaponJosh Capon, Equal Opportunist When It Comes to Meat and Seafood​ Josh Capon is a busy man these days, helming both Soho staple Lure Fishbar and his newer venture Burger & Barrel, located on Houston Street. Wanting to know his patty philosophy, we called him up and got ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2011

    Live: Neil Young And Bert Jansch Preside Over Avery Fischer Hall

    Neil Young/ Bert Jansch Avery Fischer Hall Sunday, April 24 Better than: Easter dinner with your two guitar-playing grandfathers. As the crowd of Neil fans sorted themselves out at Lincoln Center, there was a bit of murmuring when opener Bert Jansch took the stage. For all their knowledge of Neil' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2011

    The Week in Food Blogs: NYC's Best Slices, Worst Restaurant Websites

    This week in food blogs... Eater rounded up the "Best Worst" New York City bar and restaurant websites. And, yes, a Todd English joint makes the cut. Grub Street wondered if Columbus Tavern, which opened last week on the Upper West Side, is the latest media haunt. A Hamburger Today created an In- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2011

    Evil Walmart Might Get Bumped By ShopRite, But We Have Better Plans

    ​Walmart is still fighting to come to New York City, despite the fact that residents believe the store is run by a bunch of corporate soulless zombies who don't support unions? Still!? They set up a website and everything! Gothamist is reporting that "ShopRite is also interested in the 100,000 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2011

    Fantasy Job Title of the Day: Hamburger Developer

    pointnshoot/Flickr​If ever a job title could be said to sum up the aspirations of 99 percent of the people we know, it's that of Hamburger Developer. And for one charmed, carnivorous individual, that job will be a reality: SPC Group, the South Korea-based company whose holdings include Paris B ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2010

    The Counter Will Hit Times Square on Monday

    TheCounterBurger/FlickrIs there a there there?​New York may still be nowhere near getting an In-N-Out, but, thanks to the Counter, we are getting a helping of California-bred patties. Per A Hamburger Today, the L.A.-based build-your-own-burger chain is opening its first New York location this ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2010

    10 Fast Food Items That Don't Totally Suck

    ​Originating in the world's first hamburger chain, the slider (or "slyder" as they've tried to brand it) at White Castle has a strange and strangely addictive flavor resulting from the steaming of cheap ground beef and onions. Yes, fast food is a great caloric wasteland (we almost wrote "wais ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2010

    This Week in Chains: Panera Bread Is Coming to Brooklyn

    ​Chains just love them some downtown Brooklyn: Not only is the neighborhood getting a Shake Shack, it's also the future home of the borough's first outpost of Panera Bread.

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2010

    10 Halloween Costume Ideas For Music Nerds

    ​Halloween is nearly upon us. You don't have a costume yet, because you're a music nerd. We are here to help. Abandon your half-assed Lady Gaga concept and try these practical suggestions instead.

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2010

    McDonald's Burgers Suck, Say You; Chefs in Love with Heart Dishes

    ​Farming internships are all the rage these days among ag-department graduates, career-changers, and even cooks looking to deepen their knowledge of ingredients. [NY Times] McDonald's bombed big time in a recent Consumer Reports survey of burger chains. Five Guys and In-N-Out Burger topped th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2010

    Download: Spectre Folk, "Burning Bridge"

    Yes In My Backyard is a semiweekly column showcasing MP3s from new and emerging local talent. ​Spectre Folk is the long-percolating solo guise of Magik Markers drummer Pete Nolan, a black sea of noise guitar, psych-jams, no-fi experiments, and other interplanetary gunk released on a never-end ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2010

    Five Guys Beats In-N-Out for Best Burger in 2010 Zagat Fast-Food Survey

    Five Guys in first place.​Zagat's annual Fast-Food Survey results are out, and guess which chain is now making the country's best burger, according to 6,518 respondents? In an upset, Five Guys unseated last year's winner, In-N-Out Burger. In the mega-chains category, Wendy's beat out McDonald' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2010

    A $70 Hot Dog; A Ripped Off In-N-Out

    This week in food blogs... Eater noticed that Serendipity 3 is selling the most expensive hot dog in the world -- topped with foie gras and cooked in truffle oil -- for $69. Midtown Lunch expressed its love for Fresh and Fast even though it's a total In-N-Out ripoff. Meanwhile, Serious Eats revea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2010

    Week in Review: I Didn't Fill Out My Census

    Definitely didn't fill out his census. Also has no idea about that Icelandic volcano.​In the week a gigantic cloud of ash and smoke and snow grounded flights all across Europe and wreaked havoc on a delicately balanced Coachella lineup, we rejoiced (for once) at being stuck in New York and, by ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2010

    Even Lil Wayne Knows the Eagles Shouldn't Have Traded Donovan McNabb

    ​If you, hypothetically, were from Philadelphia, and had spent the better part of the last weeks wondering why the Eagles traded their highly skilled quarterback to a divisional rival who otherwise would've been fielding some combination of Jason Campbell and a draft pick, it might not make yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2010

    An Ode to Hot Cross Buns; Chocolate-Covered Matzoh Balls

    This week in food blogs... Serious Eats rounded up the latest limited-edition Ben & Jerry's flavors to hit the shelves and pays its respects to the dearly departed Concession Obsession and Wavy Gravy. Feast chatted with David Chang and Ken Friedman, who said he preferred Ssam Bar because he can't ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2010

    Zach Brooks Talks About Midtown Lunch's Growing Girth: "I'm Just a Fat Guy Who Likes to Eat" Brooks, definitely not in midtown.​ Four years ago, Zach Brooks walked into Hing Won, a Chinese restaurant near his office in midtown, and noticed two lines. On his left, a bunch of white guys in business suits waited next to a steam table to order Americanized Chines ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2009

    The Blogroll Gazette: Get Cooking with Coolio; Momo Midtown Has Arrived

    This week in food blogs... Midtown Lunch got excited about the "greatest day in Midtown Lunch'ing history," i.e., the day Ma Peche (a.k.a. Momo Midtown) debuted a limited menu. Meanwhile, Eater live- blogged Ma Peche's first day, noting that in addition to a "very good pub burger... we have a new ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2009

    Under the Toque: Bradford McDonald Heads Upstate; Jason Neroni (Maybe) Heading to L.A.

    ​Bradford McDonald, formerly of Per Se and Alain Ducasse at the Essex House, has taken over as the executive chef at Crabtree's Kittle House in Chappaqua, N.Y. McDonald's new menu features such dishes as Malpeque Oysters with Sorrel Foam and Nori Powder, and Slow Roasted Berkshire Pork Belly w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2009

    Esquire Serves a Super-Sized Fast Food Feature

    macrofarm/flickr​This month's issue of Esquire devotes considerable coverage to the topic of fast food, with a round-up of the country's best (In-N-Out) and worst (Taco Bell) chains, thoughts about burger joints, and chef confessionals about the last time they ate fast food. Our fair city's culina ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2009

    Obama's Foodie Poems Uncovered; Fast Food Secret Menus Revealed

    Wired has the inside scoop on some popular food chains' secret menus: In-N-Out Burger's The Flying Dutchman (two beef patties, two cheese slices, no bun), Jamba Juice's extras of white gummi bears and strawberry shortcake, and Starbucks' Black Eye (a Red Eye with an extra shot of espresso). [Wired] ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2009

    The Blogroll Gazette--KFC Kerfuffle Ruffles Feathers & In-N-Out to Come to NYC?

    This week in blogs... Chowhound aims to answer the question of hot to deal with "restaurant food gawking," that is when fellow diners star hungrily at your food. [Chowhound] Eat Me Daily reacted to the recent Gourmet piece on Alice Waters, denouncing the author for defending the slow food maven by ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2009

    Worst Magazine in America?

    My heart leapt when a friend sent a link with the title "20 Worst Foods in America 2009." A dozen possibilities raced pell-mell through my fevered brain - Did they mean worst-tasting foods? Worst foods for the environment? Most expensive foods? Most boring foods? But when I got to the website, it t ... More >>

  • Music

    January 21, 2009

    The Top 20 (and Far Beyond)

    Big year for metal, hip-hop, and Paul Simon/pigfucker reconciliation