Best Eats for your assignment

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  1. Pima

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    Okay because another thread had diverted into which burger is best...5 Guys, In and Out, Whadda, etc.

    Let's post the restaurant that is a MUST for your assignment. Place $ signs for a cost aspect.

    I will start. Please copy and paste the list.

    1. Simon and Seafort's Anchorage AK, ( Elmendorf AFB/Ft. Rich) $$$
    2. L'auberge. Great Falls VA (Pentagon) $$$$
    3. Melting Pot (NC) $$
    4. 5 Guys Mainly East Coast $
     
  2. Jcleppe

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    1. Simon and Seafort's Anchorage AK, ( Elmendorf AFB/Ft. Rich) $$$
    2. L'auberge. Great Falls VA (Pentagon) $$$$
    3. Melting Pot (NC) $$
    4. 5 Guys Mainly East Coast $
    5. The Diner- Daleville by Ft. Rucker AL $
     
  3. scoutpilot

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    This is untrue.
     
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  4. Jcleppe

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    You have to admit the Breakfast Burrito can be a gastronomic challenge.....the Boldness of the text was meant to infer tongue and cheek.
     
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    1. Simon and Seafort's Anchorage AK, ( Elmendorf AFB/Ft. Rich) $$$
    2. L'auberge. Great Falls VA (Pentagon) $$$$
    3. Melting Pot (NC) $$
    4. 5 Guys Mainly East Coast $
    5. The Diner- Daleville by Ft. Rucker AL $
    6. Minnie's Uptown Restaurant, Columbus, GA $ (lunch only)
     
  6. LineInTheSand

    LineInTheSand USCGA 2006

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    Melting Pot with 2 $$s? Must be a bobo brand!
     
  7. AROTC Parent

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    1. Simon and Seafort's Anchorage AK, ( Elmendorf AFB/Ft. Rich) $$$
    2. L'auberge. Great Falls VA (Pentagon) $$$$
    3. Melting Pot (NC) $$
    4. 5 Guys Mainly East Coast $
    5. The Diner- Daleville by Ft. Rucker AL $
    6. Minnie's Uptown Restaurant, Columbus, GA $ (lunch only)
    7. Blue Water Seafood, San Diego, CA $$
     
  8. Wild Blue Yonder

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    1. Simon and Seafort's Anchorage AK, ( Elmendorf AFB/Ft. Rich) $$$
    2. L'auberge. Great Falls VA (Pentagon) $$$$
    3. Melting Pot (NC) $$
    4. 5 Guys Mainly East Coast $
    5. The Diner- Daleville by Ft. Rucker AL $
    6. Minnie's Uptown Restaurant, Columbus, GA $ (lunch only)
    7. Blue Water Seafood, San Diego, CA $$
    8. WBY's house on his "Egg" charcoal grill, Black Forest, CO (almost free)

    But, not tonight tho with the raging blizzard going on outside!
    (sorry guys, cabin fever, just hanging out on SAF for a few..)
     
  9. forumjunkie

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    Yeah, Now we are getting to the important issues FOOD!
     
  10. Wild Blue Yonder

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    DS had the Red Robin loyalty card when he was at USAFA. Red Robin is about a half mile from the south entrance to the base. I think he got a free burger about every month...
    Hint: before ordering anything, always ask for a basket of fries
     
  11. RockyMountainWay

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    My Dad had his last dinner before his I-day at Red Robbin and wants to continue that tradition with me. I've never been to RR, but am definitely looking forward to it. My Mom (who grew up in Denver) wanted to take me and my little brother to Casa Bonita, but my Dad is afraid I might get food poisoning Lol. Thanks for the tip about the fries!
     
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  12. Wild Blue Yonder

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    Yeah, Casa Bonita has kind of fallen off the last few decades... If you want some really good food I would suggest Colorado Mountain Brewery on Interquest Parkway, Dad can get a good brew there too, maybe start a new tradition!
     
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  13. Wild Blue Yonder

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    One other thought; even though I LOVE the Buttface amber at CB and Potts, which is right outside the North gate of USAFA, I don't think the food is very good. How do you screw up chicken strips???
     
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  14. Wild Blue Yonder

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    Sorry, back to the originally scheduled burger thread:

    1. Simon and Seafort's Anchorage AK, ( Elmendorf AFB/Ft. Rich) $$$
    2. L'auberge. Great Falls VA (Pentagon) $$$$
    3. Melting Pot (NC) $$
    4. 5 Guys Mainly East Coast $
    5. The Diner- Daleville by Ft. Rucker AL $
    6. Minnie's Uptown Restaurant, Columbus, GA $ (lunch only)
    7. Blue Water Seafood, San Diego, CA $$
     
  15. raimius

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    8. Mr Powdrell's BBQ, Albuquerque NM. $-$$
    9. Savio's, Alexandria VA, $$
     
  16. LineInTheSand

    LineInTheSand USCGA 2006

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    Guess I need to look up Savios.
     
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    It's a local Italian place near Duke and Van dorn in Alexandria.
     
  18. LineInTheSand

    LineInTheSand USCGA 2006

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    Ohhhhh. Yeah, I lived maybe a mile from this place. That was my Giant. I lived on Edsall, took the Blue Line Metro from Van Dorn. I really like the gyro place a few doors down from Savio's.

    Now I live a little farther out.
     
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    10. Phantom Canyon Brewing Co, Colorado Springs, CO. $$

    For those that come to the Springs for USAFA, I recommend venturing a little south towards downtown to hit a few of the good restaurants.
     
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    11. Portuegese Fisherman, New London, CT (Coast Guard Academy) $$
    12. Munchies, Wildwood Crest, NJ (USCG TRACEN Cape May) $
    13. Silver Diner, Springfield, VA (USCG Headquarters) $$
     

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