Posts Tagged ‘Smashburger’

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:

Dupont Gets Yet Another Burger Joint: Smashburger

D.C.'s burger wars continue with the opening of Smashburger in Dupont today—within blocks of Shake Shack, Black & Orange, BGR, and Five Guys. The Denver-based chain's shtick is "fresh, never frozen" burgers "smashed" on a 400-degree flat grill with "toasted artisan buns." (Cue grumble.) In addition to offerings like barbecue bacon cheddar and spicy baja, […]