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    Smashburger

    Thinking about hitting Smashburger in Ankeny for the first time. Anyone tried it?



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    Re: Smashburger

    Yup, it is pretty tasty. Not cheap, but I enjoy it.



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    Re: Smashburger

    Haven't been to the one in Ankeny, but the one in West Des Moines (Clive?) was not impressive....I had their normal burger and it just tasted like grease to me. They do have a smash brat that I might make a return trip to try out though...



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    Re: Smashburger

    WDM one is good so I assume Ankeny is as well. Make sure you get the fries.



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    Re: Smashburger

    I've eaten at the one in WDM many times. Pretty good food, not the least expensive place. They do have problems understanding the word "plain", but we got a free burger out of that, so no complaints here.


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    Re: Smashburger

    Judging on the posts, maybe I went on a bad day....it was the week after it opened



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    Re: Smashburger

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUKing View Post
    Haven't been to the one in Ankeny, but the one in West Des Moines (Clive?) was not impressive....I had their normal burger and it just tasted like grease to me. They do have a smash brat that I might make a return trip to try out though...
    The brat is pretty good. It's hard to find a brat at a resturant, so I love being able to get this. Not sure I like all the fixings they put on it, and I usually end up using a couple napkins to soak up the grease before I eat it. Other than that, it's good.


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    Re: Smashburger

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUKing View Post
    Haven't been to the one in Ankeny, but the one in West Des Moines (Clive?) was not impressive....I had their normal burger and it just tasted like grease to me. They do have a smash brat that I might make a return trip to try out though...
    Quote Originally Posted by CyGal View Post
    The brat is pretty good. It's hard to find a brat at a resturant, so I love being able to get this. Not sure I like all the fixings they put on it, and I usually end up using a couple napkins to soak up the grease before I eat it. Other than that, it's good.

    I'm sensing a trend here....



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    Re: Smashburger

    Get extra napkins...

    Its ok, I'll get back there sometime (not the one in Ankeny, but you get the idea)


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    Re: Smashburger

    It is a little greasy but that's not so bad.



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    Re: Smashburger

    I like it but no way do I think it should cost that much.



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    Re: Smashburger

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUKing View Post
    Judging on the posts, maybe I went on a bad day....it was the week after it opened
    I thought it was awful too. I don't plan on ever going back unless I want to feel like crap the rest of the day again.



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    Re: Smashburger

    I go to the Ankeny one around once every two weeks. I like the Iowa Burger.
    I don't eat a lot of Hamburger, but when I do, I go there.

    They have a snaggletooth that works the front counter and a few employees that looked like that got grabbed from a WAL MART parking lot. Not sure why a business owner would do that?

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    opens, they will get my burger business..........


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    Re: Smashburger

    i've only been to one in omaha, but its pretty good food. pretty greasy, but good. the fries are amazing. little pricey though.



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    Re: Smashburger

    Quote Originally Posted by JP4CY View Post
    I like it but no way do I think it should cost that much.
    That's about where I am. Might as well go to Fuddruckers or Red Robin if i want to pay that much.



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