Long before David Hasselhoff became a Teutonic favorite, Germany gave us the cooked-meat puck known as the hamburger, and we think it's safe to say we came away the victors in that cultural trade-off. Yes, the hamburger is America's sandwich, and as an American, it's your Xenu-given right to stuff y ... More >>
Bacon cheeseburger at Prospect Heights' Dean Street In honor of National Hamburger Day (why so close to Christmas, meat-masters?), we here present the 11 burgers that stuck most in our minds. And we promise they taste as good as they look.
Lauren BloombergA handful of Budapest Everything is better fried. Case in point...cheese. Sure, it's one of the most amazing foods, well, ever. Now dip it in a little batter and fry it--voila! A crisp crust yielding to oozing, molten curds. Brilliant. Now, for a little pop quiz: What's bette ... More >>
You can't exactly call what's wrapped around the burger a bun, nor are those french fries. Korzo Haus is perhaps the city's only Slovakian bar, located at the southeast corner of Tompkins Square. Up front in the narrow storefront is a kitchen that might belong to a small pizzeria, then a ba ... More >>
Restaurants and bars, they come and they go. Here are a few making their debuts and bowing out this week. Rhong Tiam in the East Village has been closed now for nearly three weeks for a private party. Looks like it probably won't reopen. [EV Grieve] Mercat Negre in Williamsburg will close Septembe ... More >>