As I grew up in the thoroughly Midwestern state of Wisconsin, hamburgers were a pretty big staple of my childhood. Whether they were cooked stove top or on the grill, we had them a lot.
Epic Burger (525 S State St) provides hamburgers on the same caliber, yet are conveniently located in downtown Chicago (on Columbia’s South Loop campus), and don’t come with the nagging of my grandmother or the requirement of washing my hands before eating (kidding, kidding!).
Their motto, “A more mindful burger” is shown in every step of how they make their nomy food.
For starters, they use pretty legit all-natural stuff. Their meat is produced free-range, their bacon doesn’t contain nitrates (I didn’t know normal bacon did?!), and they never had trans fat. (more…)