Starting out as a pop-up in Silver Lake in 2019, Goldburger moved to Highland Park in 2020 and has since exploded in popularity. These are the most substantial burgers in LA’s oversaturated smash scene. From their namesake “Goldburger,” which comes topped with american cheese, grilled onions, pickles, and their special garlic-mustard aioli, to the “LA Special,” loaded with thick cuts of pastrami, these are smashburgers that’ll keep you full well past dinner and possibly into breakfast the next day. Also, their properly seasoned and slightly spicy curly fries are not to be missed.
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