New York City Travel Guide

George enjoys 3 hamburgers that represent the “classics” of New York City, plus one unique newcomer that is quickly becoming a favorite on the local burger map. He savors 2 world-class burgers in Manhattan, a ...

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Donovan’s Pub

An Irish pub in Woodside, Queens, Donovan’s has been serving juicy, charbroiled half-pound burgers with home-cut steak fries since 1966.

57-24 Roosevelt Ave
New York, NY 11377

J.G. Melon

The signature dish at this old-timey, tiny bar and restaurant is the cheeseburger. But prepare to wait, as lines at dinnertime can run out the door.

1291 3rd Ave
New York, NY 10021


From seasonal salads and vegetarian options to classic Slovakian dishes, the menu adheres to a tradition of unpretentious food. Try the burger wrapped in Hungarian fried bread.

667 5th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Minetta Tavern

Opened in Greenwich Village in 1937, Minetta Tavern was a favorite hangout of Ernest Hemingway, Ezra Pound and E. E. Cummings, to name a few. Their Black Label burger is a newcomer, though, made with 4 different prime cuts of dry-aged beef.

113 MacDougal St
New York, NY 10012


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