Frank N Burger New eatery St James

Frank N Burger New eatery St James

Posted in the St. James Forum

First Prev
of 4
Next Last
not happy

AOL

#1 Nov 15, 2009
Tried it today. Terrible hamburgers. They tasted as though there was some sought of spice put in the meat that left a terrible aftertaste. Over cooked and not very edible. The hot dog was
also terrible. More like a kelbasi and I was surprised how poor it tasted. We spent over $30.00 on various items and all of us went hungry.
caboken

Bronx, NY

#2 Nov 16, 2009
This place has the worst hamburger i have ever had more like a bad meat loaf or some kind of meat pie even with a cupon it was $14 for two burgers and fries !! Stay Away !! dont waste your money this place wont last a month !
Mike

Nesconset, NY

#3 Nov 22, 2009
Live in St. James and finally had a chance to stop in on the way home from work last week. I enjoyed the burger and fries. I think it was around $7.00 for the burger fries and a drink, not too bad! Stop in and give it a chance.
Mike

Elizabeth, NJ

#4 Nov 24, 2009
Had them for lunch yesterday. I had the #1 combo (frank-n-burger). There was a lot of stuff on the burger that would not seem too appealing but dont be fooled, This burger rocked! I was not hungery for a good 16 hours after i ate it!! Great flavor and a one of a kind for sure! Stop in and check it out!!!!!!
Michelle

Ronkonkoma, NY

#5 Nov 25, 2009
I went there last week and I loved it.The burgers were huge and they tasted so good.It was worth the money.
mari

Darby, PA

#6 Nov 25, 2009
I loved it. Had it twice last week. It is a combination of
exotic items that mesh excellent. My new favorite burger spot
UPS Man

Brooklyn, NY

#7 Nov 25, 2009
I would like to start off by saying the BURGERS and HOT DOGS are Different in a great way!!!! I am always on the road because its my job. I have to say I have had the #1Combo which is Great. Same goes for #2, then #4 and I think the Zombie N Dog which I am not sure if thats number 5 or 6.

The point is this, I eat a lot on the road and have had many different kinds of food from the norm to the exotic. Frank N Burger is great its new I love the place. Its a new idea to the same old stuff.

PLEASE do not take my word for it, go take a drive to the place and give it a test run you will not be fooled.

Hence, those who hate the food well just dont go back! Every one likes different things thats what makes us human. Remember theirs MCD, Wendys and the King for a reason. Every one has different taste and thank god for options. But do me a favor "Mike" don't knock the place for trying to be different why dont you get out more and open your mind to bigger and better things.

Good luck to the owner of Frank N Burger I hope he or she does well and grows I look forward to it.

UPS GUY
Farmingdale HUB
not happy wrote:
Tried it today. Terrible hamburgers. They tasted as though there was some sought of spice put in the meat that left a terrible aftertaste. Over cooked and not very edible. The hot dog was
also terrible. More like a kelbasi and I was surprised how poor it tasted. We spent over $30.00 on various items and all of us went hungry.
Ginny

Yonkers, NY

#8 Nov 25, 2009
Love this place. Something new and different. The burgers are made fresh and are delicious. Well worth $8 for a meal including fries and a drink. Could spend more than that at a fast-food joint and not be satisfied. Good luck to the owner - nice guy. Give it a try -
Cos

Oyster Bay, NY

#9 Nov 25, 2009
Blah -Gag...really bland.. funky meat loaf - like texture...You really need to serve 100% beef, and loose the fillers..

Bobby Flay burgers are a RIP OFF.. very small, but at least they were tasty
mike

Levittown, NY

#10 Nov 26, 2009
different place my kids absolutely love the burgers a good charbroil taste and the burgers are big not like you get at all the other places that are 3-4 ounces.the foot long hot dog is huge and you wont get that anywhere else.the seasoned waffle fries are great too!
Rob

Edison, NJ

#11 Nov 27, 2009
Not good. Bad after taste. Not 100% chuck .
Jetworkr

Smithtown, NY

#12 Nov 27, 2009
We went to Frank N Burger St James NY for dinner. In days where 'gourmet' burger joints are springing up all over Frank N Burger will stand out from the crowd.

The Frank N Burger (#1 on the menu)--is reminiscent of my all-time favorite--the Banzai burger from Red Robins that used to be at Smithaven mall. It's a huge teryaki burger with all the trimmings.

It comes with fries and a large soda for just under $8. My family and I got take out for just under $20.

If you're a burger fan you should try it.
YUMMYYY

AOL

#13 Nov 28, 2009
Burgers are really good and have a unique taste... the place is cool and there are some strange items on the menu but they are actually really good and you can even make your own burger to your liking with w/e u want... GO IN AND TRY IT!!! ITS YUMMY!
Great place

AOL

#14 Nov 28, 2009
Great place, wonderful decor, really good vegie burger, friendly staff, a must try !:)
Mike

Hawthorne, NJ

#15 Nov 28, 2009
this place is incredible. have tried half the menu over a three week span and have not had anything that i didn't like yet. my whole store orders from there once a week and none of us have yet to not like anything.
Mike

Bronx, NY

#16 Nov 29, 2009
Tried it the other day. I had the swamp burger, was very delicious. I got a very generous helping for a very good price and I was full for a while. Definitely a must try.
not happy

AOL

#17 Nov 29, 2009
nah, the meat tasted like dragon meat.They are putting somethin in there and it doesnt taste right. Better off going next door to Nathans. Better franks, better fries too!
UPS Man

Brooklyn, NY

#18 Nov 30, 2009
"Not Happy" your a hater. If you don't like the place just don't go their. Don't knock the food of this great new place, it's not for everyone.

By the way the Nathans next door sucks ass. It's a Nathans Express/Subways. I can go to Brooklyn and get the real thing or any shopping mall, plaza or food court to get the same old menu!

So if thats you thing, well I am happy for you. The fact is your BORING....Get out more.

Please people dont take my word for it give Frank-N-Burger a try.

In closing, theirs a really great place for Taco's in Astoria Queens. Just thought of posting that since I found it 4 days ago.
I Hate Meatloaf

Smithtown, NY

#19 Dec 7, 2009
I Went there this past week.
If this is what Dragon Meat tastes like, I will be buying it more often. As well, these burger patties do NOT taste like any Meatloaf I've ever had....In fact, I'm going back today.
I have come to realize that most people from Long Island are uncultured plebians. If you don't want to try something slightly different continue supporting Global Commerce; i.e. Fast Food, Applebees and the lot. If you would like to step outside the box, we have a myriad of local haunts, and this is the newest of them. I will be happy if they stick around longer than most.
After talking with the Owner (Manager?) I have found the meat is a mix of 81/19 ground Angus Chuck. The fat content is PERFECT. Not only are these burgers prepared FOR you, they are prepared on a FLAME grill, not a skllet/griddle. Liquid smoke does not have a place here, thankfully. Everything tastes fresh. The burgers are rather large as well. The bread is fresh, and they throw in a unique corn cake for 1 burger. It is OUT OF THIS WORLD!
The Proprietor is a VERY personable guy, and is open to suggestions, as the menu is a work-in-progress. They have already changed things to benefit the customers. These are the places that truly make NY a great place to live/visit!
Next they need a liquor/beer license ;)
I loved it

Mamaroneck, NY

#20 Dec 11, 2009
I pass by this place everyday on my way to work. I went there for lunch last week and I thought the burger I ate was one of the BEST burgers I have ever eaten. I told some co-workers about it and they went a few days later and now they are hooked!! I enjoyed the unique combinations of flavors and can't wait to try the rest of the burgers and franks.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker
First Prev
of 4
Next Last

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

St. James Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
The Donald (Sep '15) Wed SmokinJoe 5
Review: Fairharbor Owners (Feb '15) Wed The super 30
Review: Sinderella's Sinderella's (May '15) Wed Vicror 5
News Sperm Counts Continue to Decline in Western Nat... Wed Peter Cheeks 2
SCCC Destruction of Nature (Dec '12) Wed Chuck 18
News LI's worst offenders (Jan '07) Jul 25 Frank Lehmann 44
all drownings (Jun '07) Jul 24 Red Man 50

St. James Jobs

More from around the web

Personal Finance

St. James Mortgages