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The Bucket - CLOSED

4541 Eagle Rock Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041-3214
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Cuisines: Hamburgers
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- Apr 24, 2013
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Los Angeles, California, United States
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52 reviews 52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

If you want to experience a staple in the LA burger scene you must try The Bucket. With a great draft selection the sides are great and come in a good portion to feed 2-3 as a side. Depending on the appetite of course. The Julio is the best burger on the menu. Its something about the sauce. Every burger... More

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103 reviews 103 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

Many moons ago when we lived in Highland Park, we would hit The Bucket for a burger fix. The best in town, without a doubt. But as great as were the cold draft beer, the burgers and garlic fries even better was talking with the chef/owner, Julio. A delightful character with no equal. He has passed on but it is... More

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los angeles
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115 reviews 115 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2012 via mobile

Forget ambiance, forget calories, cholesterol, salt, etc. Just enjoy the burgers. Pick a half pounder one of seven different ways or good all out with the 1 pound cardiac. I love a good burger and this place makes a great one. The onion rings all also quite good. Several beers available on tap. So, go out, exercise a bit and... More

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Los Angeles
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3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2012

The cardiac burger requires preparation by the customer. Not only do you have to get some cardio exercise in after, but also before eating one of these, to make room for the additional cholesterol you will be adding. Make sure your appetite for a juicy burger is hearty. The Double Barrel Ale was very good with the burger. The fries... More

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Pasadena, California
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63 reviews 63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2009

Don't feel intimidated if you see a bunch of bikers, nobody will bother you, because everybody there is busy eating the delicious burgers! I go to this place at least once a month, because the burgers are divine.

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los angeles
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6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2008

this place might just have the best burger in Eagle Rock. Which says a lot since Eagle Rock invented the Hamburger back in the 40's. It was better before it was painted and fixed up. In the old days you'd walk by it and never know it was there. Now it's all colorfull and Yupp't out. Maybe a new owner.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2008

Crazy place. Maybe they will be open when you show up. Enough said.

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