Posts Tagged ‘Bolt Burgers’

Bunderwhelmed: Ranking D.C.’s Burger Bowls

A disturbing trend has emerged at the city’s burger joints: the burger bowl. In an attempt to appeal to carb-conscious diners, restaurants are offering bunless burger options served over a bed of greens. I sampled four of these nonstacked burgers and, sadly, none stacks up to a actual burger. And if you want a salad? […]

Now Open: High-Tech Bolt Burgers

Add one more name to D.C.'s gourmet burger craze. Bolt Burgers opened yesterday at 1010 Massachusetts Ave. NW with a high-tech ordering system to set itself apart from the likes of Shake Shack, Smashburger, and Black & Orange. If you're eating in, a greeter will take you to your table and hand you an iPad-like tablet […]

Splendid Tablet: Ordering and Paying for Food Goes High-Tech

No servers will take your order and no check will arrive when you eat at Bolt Burgers, opening near the convention center at the end of the month. Instead, if you’re dining in, a greeter will bring you to a table and hand you an iPad-like tablet. Scroll through, select a burger, fries, grilled cheese, […]

Burger Ring

D.C.’s appetite for truffled french fries and secret sauces shows no sign of abating. Years after BGR, Shake Shack, Black & Orange, Good Stuff Eatery, and their ilk landed in the District, a new crop of “better burger” joints is joining the competition. How to tell them apart? With this chart, obviously. Click to enlarge: