In a recent press release Tasty Burger announced, "the beloved East Coast burger restaurant founded by three chef friends in 2010, opens its first District location in the historic Shaw neighborhood."
Thursday, July 21, 2016 at 11:00 AM Washingtonians will get their chance to experience the classic burger restaurant. The Shaw location Tasty Burger features free foosball, digital jukebox, takeout window, full bar with indoor and outdoor seating, and late night hours.
This is the first Tasty Burger's location to offer a full bar menu. Customers can let loose with local beer from microbrews like DC Brau and Tasty Bloody Mary made with neighboring D.C. local business Bazaar Spices’ spice blend. Other drinks include adult milkshakes like the Grasshopper or plenty of pickle juice and whiskey with the Pickle Back.
As for the most important part, the burgers, they are like no other. The burgers are all-natural, hormone- and antibiotic-free beef. They are served daily over the counter with fresh ingredients and over 15 condiments at each customer's beck and call, table-side. The top choice for condiments is the homemade spicy ketchup. This sauce comes on the signature burger, The Big Tasty, along with cheese, tomato, pickle, red onion, 1/3-lb patty, all on a local bun. The wide variety of burgers includes those showcasing, jalapeños, chili cheese, and even a Rise 'n Shine burger that is topped with an egg.
Aside from the beef named one of the best burgers in America, Tasty Burgers also serves both chicken nuggets and chicken sandwiches, hot dogs and salads. Additionally, customers can enjoy tater tots, fries or onion rings as a side.
Tasty Burger Shaw will offer specials like the Starvin’ Student where students with an ID can enjoy a hamburger or cheeseburger, fries & a beer for $10. Additionally, Happy Hour runs from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on weekdays with $5 cocktails and $3 beers. There is even a happy hour for customers four-legged companions. Yappy Hour is 12:00 to 2:00 PM Saturdays and Sundays and includes a free dog bone with purchase, outdoor water bowls and more $5 cocktails and $3 beers.