To conclude Slider Power Hour, here's a guide to some of the city's best options for traditional and non-traditional sliders While they aren't all just beef and onions on a bun, they do meet the most important requirement, which is pure and utter deliciousness. Once Burger Week is over, check them out. It's a good way to find a new favorite.Read More
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This restaurant inside downtown's Phoenicia Grocery store has three slider options available. Two pay tribute to the store's Middle Eastern heritage by utilizing lamb patties. Late-night hours make it a great final stop.
Brooklyn Meatball Company
Hidden away in one of the downtown tunnel food courts, this restaurant, which started on reality TV show American's Next Great Restaurant, serves up delicious beef, turkey and eggplant meatballs. In slider form, they come on a crusty baguette with just enough sauce.
Thicker and juicier than a traditional slider, Bryan Caswell's chef-driven take packs a lot of punch, and that doesn't even include the sriracha mayo. That they're $1 during Happy Hour is a nice bonus.
Reef's sliders became such a phenomenon that Bryan Caswell opened a restaurant dedicated to serving them. The chicken sandwiches are a great take on the Chik-Fil-A classic, and the fries are consistently excellent.
Tucked towards the bottom of Paulie's menu are meatball sliders. It's the perfect way to consume the soft, beefy orbs.
Chicken fried steak sliders aren't always on the menu at this highly eclectic truck, but when they are, they're worth seeking out.
Sammy's Wild Game Grill
Listed on the menu as a chef's favorite, Sammy's serves a trio of wild game sliders that includes buffalo, antelope and venison.
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Hubcap Grill & Beer Yard
Sliders may be best when they're simple, but that doesn't stop Hubcap from serving a "sticky" slider topped with peanut butter and bacon.
Little Bitty Burger Barn
Little Bitty keeps their signature sliders simple: 2oz patty, finely chopped onions sautéed in butter, Kroger-sourced slider bun. Truly a case of the whole being greater than the sum of its parts.
Jonathan's The Rub
Available every day on the lunch, Jonathan's lobster sliders are the restaurant's take on the lobster roll. The sweet bun compliments the lobster meat, which is held together with just enough mayo.
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