The smartest new restaurant among the cluster of new establishments at Delmar and Eastgate Avenue might be the most unassuming. Tucked between the storefronts that will become the bodega and Blueprint, you wouldn't notice the joint were it not for its goofy name: Chubbies. Continue reading Ian Froeb's review of Chubbies on the Delmar Loop.
Chubbies in the Loop makes good old-fashioned burgers, complete with crinkle fries and checkered wrappers. They're made with a "secret" blend of three cuts of beef packed into a quarter-pound patty. There are several delicious variations of burgers and you can build-your-own with tons of toppings -- the Memphis burger has slaw and barbecue sauce, while the Loco burger has jack cheese and raw jalapeno. The classic burger even comes with a twist: Chubbie sauce, which is a delicious blend of mayonnaise and something akin to Thousand Island dressing.