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Better Burger

178 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10011-1604 (Chelsea)
(212) 989-6688
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Ranked #6,524 of 11,610 restaurants in New York City
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Hamburgers
Neighborhood: Chelsea
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Bologna, Italia
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122 reviews 122 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

I've tried this burgers because they're made with hormone and antibiotics free meat, but I've came back because they're just wonderful! And what can I say about they're fries (not fried?) gorgeous! And it's cheap so I'll consider for a quick lunch during your visit to the city.

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New York City, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

Well, it seems the exotic meats are really the reason to go here. I got the regular burger as I am a great believer in starting out with the basics to establish a baseline. It was really very blah. And I think I had a coupon and it was still pretty pricy. There are too many other options for a... More

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Rhinebeck, New York
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148 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

But it's not a bad burger.... I had the veggie burger, and it was decent, and I especially liked their spicy ketchup but I can't see going out of my way to go back.

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New York City
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2011

Loved the taste of that healthy burger wrapped in lettuce and olive oil perfectly fried fries....mmm!

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Southampton
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2011

We popped in here by chance when staying locally. Opted for the beef burger, just tasted like home cooked. None of the grease you get so often in fast food places, we will be eating there again while in NYC.

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York
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2010

Having come across a YouTube video review of the top five NYC burger joints, my wife and I decided to check out Better Burger which was highly rated in the video review. It was a pleasant walk from out hotel on 29th Street to the restaurant, which sits on a corner on 8th Avenue. The first thing we noticed as... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2008

Not outstanding, but fresh and good.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2008

Unlike it's name, and maybe because they are more health conscious than other burger places, the burgers were a little lacking - then again it's my own fault for asking for a healthier burger.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2008

ok veggie burger-the patty fell apart all over which i wasn't so fond of..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2008

I don't known how you can make a "better" burger except add some more fat... this they do not do. But hey, they sell Larabars!

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