Precinct Kitchen + Bar

October 21st, 2014 by Richard Chudy

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The places I go to review are rarely, if ever, random. I stay as current as I can with online burger chatter, professional reviews or readers’ suggestions to me. A recent Chowhound post pointed me in the direction of Precinct Kitchen + Bar at the Loews Hotel in the Back Bay. Available at the bar only, the $14 burger hits what it needs to hit on paper, sounding quasi high end but with an affordability to go along with it. Vegas Burger Blog and I went out for a little brotherly burger research, to hopefully add another go-to burger spot to our list.  continue reading »

City Landing

January 3rd, 2013 by Richard Chudy

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I don’t need my ideal burger to win any beauty contests, I just want it to taste great. The City Landing burger is really friggin’ good looking, but it’s all beauty and no substance. All of the elements should have been there, and maybe, just maybe, a return visit would yield different results. I only say that because the burger fails largely due to a universal lack of seasoning, but that’s a tough road to recover from. It’s a $15 burger that of course sounds nice on paper (scallion-basil aioli, caramelized onions, sliced pickle, spiced fries) but that’s where the excitement ends.  continue reading »