Cheeburger Cheeburger – Good eating at Tanglewood

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I was looking for a place to have lunch at the Tanglewood Mall in Roanoke and I struck it rich today.

I discovered Cheeburger Cheeburger, a burger place that offers better food than my previous favorites: In-N-Out Burger and Five Guys. In fact, I like the food better than Red Robin and it is about half the price, which suits me just fine.

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But, when I wandered in the door, I wasn’t sure just what kind of food to expect. Here was this 50’s looking diner with lots of neon and stainless steel and cutouts of celebrities. I really didn’t know what to expect. Was this going to be another Johnny Rocket Hollywood diner with instantly forgettable pre-fab burgers and malts?

I was bracing myself for a 21st Century version of a 50’s diner when I was greeted cheerfully by Bain, a young man in a Cheeburger T-shirt who made me feel right at home.
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It took only seconds to realize that this was "real" burger joint, with Black Angus burgers cooked to order and a choice of twenty eight toppings. I also could have any of nine different cheeses on my cheeburger.  By the way, it actually is "Cheeburger", that’s not a misspelling.

I ordered the "Semi-Serious Cheeburger" with cheddar cheese and a few seconds later the girl in the kitchen put my cheeburger on the grill and good things started to happen.

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While my cheeburger was being prepared, I read the menu and discovered that Cheeburger Cheeburger was started on Sanibel Island back in 1986. It has since spread to more than sixty locations, but I had never heard of them even though they have been in the Tanglewood mall for about a year.

When my "Semi-Serious Cheeburger" arrived, I fell on it and enjoyed one of the best cheeseburgers I have had in many years. The Black Angus beef was excellent and the service was cheerful and fast.  I plan on visiting Cheeburger Cheeburger often when I am visiting Roanoke. It offers fine burgers at affordable prices and the staff makes you feel welcome.
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I think that says it all.

If you haven’t done it already, check out their website. You can even order online.

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0 Responses to Cheeburger Cheeburger – Good eating at Tanglewood

  1. colleen says:

    But what about fries? (or should I say frize?) Good homecooked fries with a good cheeseburger gets my attention.

  2. Mouse says:

    Alas and alack I lost my taste for burgers during the 80’s BSE scare in Britain and the French produce the most awful semi-raw burgers that I have never managed to eat them since.

  3. Isn’t it great to find fast-food that is actually good? Given their size, Cheeburger Cheeburger could probably use organic meats and vegetables & not raise prices very much at all.

    Now that would be perfect.

  4. Joey Kaylor says:

    I can’t believe that its gone this long without being asked….

    “Coke”….or “no Coke…Pepsi. We switch”

    LOL

  5. Laura G. says:

    I jsut wanted to let you know that I cited your post in my own review. Thanks!

  6. miranda says:

    i work and cheeburger in roanoke and glad you have enjoyed our food! please come back more often and i would love to cook your food.

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