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    The Best Burgers & Brews in the Big Apple

    Chow down on the best beef patties and throw back the finest suds in the city.


    The Best Burgers & Brews in the Big Apple

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    The 15 best $10-or-less burgers in NYC

    The 15 best $10-or-less burgers in NYC

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    Order the Dirty Burger loaded with VT cheddar, grilled onions, and a fried egg. Also: their Tasty Burger with bacon is, well, quite tasty.

    The Red Cat

    NYC's 11 best under-the-radar burgers

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    They have one of the best turkey burgers around. It's topped with turkey bacon and BBQ sauce, and stuffed with cheesy, warm Mornay sauce.

    Mountain Bird

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    The newly crafted burger is a juicy, hefty mix of brisket, hanger, and chuck that's got just a touch of minerality balanced out by the funk of Fontina cheese, and some sweet, sweet bacon jam.

    Dylan Prime

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    Wise Men is the sexiest place you'll ever eat a patty melt; it's nestled between slices of Moishe's rye after being topped with caramelized onions, cheddar, and pickles.

    Wise Men

    The sexiest place you'll ever get a patty melt

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    • Kimberly Lindsley Elmore
      Kimberly Lindsley Elmore

      Yum

    • Dre Washington
      Dre Washington

      Wow looks delicious

    • L miller
      L miller

      Looks so good

    • Laurel Rogers
      Laurel Rogers

      You had me at Patty Melt!

    • Naomi Lynch
      Naomi Lynch

      I can't wait to try everything!

    Spend a day in Brooklyn Brewery's expansive, seriously-bare-bones garden & tasting room, where you can wash down delivery pizza with perennials (Lager, Weisse Pennant Ale...) and seasonals (Summer Ale, Black Chocolate Stout...) purchased using wooden drink tokens ($20 for five).

    Brooklyn Brewery

    Drink at the Big Apple's most famous brewery

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    • Robin Carretti
      Robin Carretti

      Brooklyn is great people, food the heritage. I am proud to be Brooklyn born

    • Alma Gonzalez Morales
      Alma Gonzalez Morales

      Lugares hermosos

    Try your favorite sandwich in burger form: Proletariat's Reuben burger with red kraut, stone-ground mustard, and a crustless rye bun.

    Proletariat

    The crazy-beer bar gets Reuben burgers and grilled cheese

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    Korzo Haus's glorious patty is wrapped in "a fine bread made according to an old Slovak family recipe" and then effing deep fried. It's also got applewood-smoked bacon, and Emmental cheese.

    Korzo Haus - Thrillist New York

    Korzo Haus - Thrillist New York

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    Brindle's cast-iron-charred patty sits on a white bread roll, is smothered with cheese and caramelized onions, and owes its earthy, steak-like flavor to a combination of aged prime beef trimmings & fatty rib-eye caps

    The Brindle Room

    This place has a great burger

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    La Birreria teamed up with Dogfish Head to create a garlic beer...that's actually delicious! It's a dark, roasty, chocolatey, earthy... lots other words ending in "y" porter with the garlic on "the nose and the finish".

    Birreria at Eataly

    Garlic... beer? It's actually fantastic...

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    Brass Monkey's ode to craft beer...Check out the Copper Room in the Meatpacking District.

    Brass Monkey

    An ode to craft beer inside a Meatpacking fave

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    Looking like what would happen if a beer hall boned a steel mill, Houston Hall's a gargantuan new West Village suds-temple boasts exclusive 10 tap brews. Yup, you can only sip those suds here.

    Houston Hall

    A massive West Village beer hall with Milk Truck grilled cheese

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    Bring a little brew to your cocktail game with Cannibal's beertails menu.

    The Cannibal Beer & Butcher

    Get introduced to a few ways to beer up your cocktail game

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    Torst is a temple to all things brew, dedicated to bringing you some of the tastiest and rarest suds, served in the best way possible.

    Tørst

    Does Greenpoint have the best beer bar in NYC? Probably.

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    After making a name for themselves hidden away behind a curtain at Le Parker Meridien, Joint's burger wizards are pulling back the, well, curtain at their much larger, full-bar-having spot in the Village.

    Burger Joint

    The hidden burger spot shows its face in the Village

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    Burger Bistro stuffs a beef patty into a sliced donut and topped it with a fried egg & crumbled bacon

    The Burger Bistro

    An Upper East Side burger hut that puts patties on donuts

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    • WEEZIE
      WEEZIE

      OMG HEART ATTACK waiting to happen.........lol

    • Apartment Finder
      Apartment Finder

      Apartment Finder dares to give it a try!

    • Tatyana Severance
      Tatyana Severance

      Im in awe

    • Naomi Lynch
      Naomi Lynch

      What!!! I have never heard of this. OOPS!! will need 2 - 5Ks in one day.

    DO THE HARLEM SHAKE... by eating shakes and burgers, in Harlem...

    Harlem Shake

    DO THE HARLEM SHAKE... by eating shakes and burgers, in Harlem

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    Get your fill of German beers and giant pretzels at Reichenbach Hall

    Reichenbach Hall

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    Got room for Fatburger's XXXL three-patty burger?!

    Fatburger

    Fatburger finally arrives in NYC

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    • ELENA L HIERRO
      ELENA L HIERRO

      Son fantásticas!!!

    • Flor Elena
      Flor Elena

      Quiero una igual... que deliciosa se ve.

    • Rizky Novita
      Rizky Novita

      emmm...like it

    • Nicole Nicole
      Nicole Nicole

      Now that's a big burger. Lol

    • Naomi Lynch
      Naomi Lynch

      Looks like a two day meal.

    Eben Freeman and Michael White's cocktail-heavy supper club The Butterfly has maybe the best patty melt ever: Dry-aged, steaky, white label meat topped with caramelized onions, and sandwiched between rye that's crisped only on the outside to achieve maximum goo factor with the American on top and the gruyere on bottom.

    The Butterfly

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    • Judy Walker
      Judy Walker

      This looks amazing. I would like to try something like this at home.

    • Naomi Lynch
      Naomi Lynch

      Good one to try at home and make it healthy!!!

    A beer garden grows in Brooklyn...Radegast Biergarten in Williamsburg serves up stein after giant stein with Dentergems Witbier, Hacker Pschorr Weisse, and other impossible-to-pronounce-even-when-you're-sober Euro suds.

    Radegast Hall & Biergarten

    A beer garden grows in Brooklyn

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    Multiple-time Burger Bash Champion, Lure Fishbar makes just a straight-up great cheeseburger with the works: lettuce, pickles, and special sauce on a brioche bun. An gigantic onion ring garnish never hurt anything either.

    Lure Fishbar

    These are the 5 best burgers in New York

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    Greenpoint Beer Works fills Flatiron Hall's steins with brews like a "bright, floral, and coriander crisp" Blonde or the "silky and complex" Oatmeal Stout. Warning: beer descriptions do not double as pickup lines.

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    This is it, people: The Best Burger in NYC. Minetta Tavern's Black Label label burger is a $26 blend of prime, dry-aged Creekstone ribeye, skirt, and brisket that's redolent with musty, barnyard aromas, not to mention caramelized onions.

    Minetta Tavern

    World-beating burgers from Keith Mcnally

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    Whitmans has a super legit Juicy Lucy (Minnesota's state cheeseburger) made with a short-rib blend, caramelized onion, spicy pickles, and an ooze-happy stuffing of pimento cheese.

    Whitmans

    Whitmans - Thrillist New York

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