Restaurant review: LSA Burger Co. in Denton

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The “LSA” in LSA Burger Co.’s name stands for Lone Star attitude , which is also the title of a song by Jon Christopher Davis, a Texas musician who co-founded the restaurant with Denton businessman John “Sparky” Pearson. But maybe the... Read more

Best Burger in DFW: Rodeo Goat Burger Battle: Rodeo Goat

(2) Rodeo Goat, 2836 Bledsoe & Currie streets, Fort Worth, vs. Read more

Burger Battle: The Road to the Goat’s first rodeo Burger Battle: Rodeo Goat

If all had gone according to plan, this sunny Sunday afternoon at Rodeo Goat Icehouse would look a lot different. Hungry burger lovers probably wouldn’t be lined up to get in, snatching up every seat. Chef Keith Grober might even be... Read more

Burger Battle readers’ bracket winner: Tom’s Burgers & Grill

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Located in an old Denny’s Diner at the intersection of Cooper Street and Interstate 30 in Arlington, Tom’s Burgers and Grill is a modest place that might not have the burger recognition of a Kincaid’s or a Fred’s. Read more

Our 2013 Burgie awards

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Not every place can carry home the big burger crown, but many of the 32 joints in our 2013 Battle earned superlatives from our hungry judges. We honor them and their delicious creations with the Burgie Awards. Read more

The burgers that got away: a final 2013 roundup

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Being a burger judge isn’t all about gorging on great burgers and running up the company credit card. There are tough choices to be made, and regrets to live with. Read more

Burger Battle: Meet the judges

As the burger battle was raging, we tried, best we could, to preserve the anonymity of our judges. But now, we throw off our grease-stained veil, and reveal a little about the tasters. One judge even set his burger bio to iambic pentameter. Read more

DFW Burger Battle: The Final 2



Hopdoddy, Rodeo Goat, Johnny B’s and Chop House had big, beefy dreams. Which patty purveyors prevailed? Read more

Burger Battle: The road to the final two

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It’s an all-Tarrant finale in’s 2013 Battle of the Burgers, with Arlington’s Chop House Burgers, the runner-up in 2011, taking on Fort Worth’s Rodeo Goat, which wasn’t even around in 2011. Here’s how they got to the finale. Read more

Burger Battle: Tasting notes from our guest judge


Denise Harris showed up on Day 1 of our Final Four tasting odyssey wearing a hamburger T-shirt and a smile. Small in stature but big in appetite, she knew she was in for two afternoons of amazing flavors. She proved to be a discerning and Read more

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