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“The Best Burger in USA”

Lankford Grocery & Market
Ranked #77 of 8,435 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Scenic view, Business meetings
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Outdoor Seating
Reviewed April 6, 2013

I loved everything about this classic spot. Probably the best Burger in USA, it is a must if u stay in Houston.

Thank Zebaztian77
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Reviewed March 25, 2013

the place is old and surrounded by townhomes and there is no parking lots,the burger is good we order south of the border and french toast which was good too.... but in my opinion is not the best but just good...

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Thank MMJJ13
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Reviewed March 23, 2013

This is the kind of place where you go when you want an awesome (and big) burger but don't care much about a fancy atmosphere. The floor is uneven and tends to get greasy and slick in spots, but don't pay any attention to that or the limited a/c on hot days. You go here for an awesome burger. (I have heard people say some of the other items are good too, but I always get a burger because they are so good.) At peak times (11:30-12:30 weekdays, for example) there is always a line to get in, so you may want to go for an early lunch or late lunch. They are closed Sundays and aren't open in the evenings at all, but for lunch it is one of my favorite spots for a big juicy burger. The jalapeno straws and tater tots are good too, and a nice change from the usual fries. If you aren't too big an eater you can easily split a burger. You order from one of the friendly waitresses, many of whom have worked her for years, but you pay at the counter and can let them know you're table number and they will pull your ticket from the tray. Be sure to bring cash because they don't take credit cards. There are picnic tables outside for overflow seating, some are covered and some are not, so if it looks like rain be careful where you sit!

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Reviewed February 26, 2013

This place serves up really good upscale diner food. Don;t mess around: get a burger or get the daily special. I had the Friday special (tacos) and I was not disappointed. But I saw those burgers. Oh man, I want to go back for a burger!

Thank THD
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Reviewed February 2, 2013

A great little neighborhood funky burger spot. Walkable from our home. Best, juiciest burgers we've ever had. Washed down with a not-too-expensive beer, it's a little bit of heaven.

Thank Steve S
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