Sun-Tue, 11am-11pm; Wed-Sat, 11am-midnight
1 at Cathedral Pkwy./110th St.
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96th St. to 120th St., Park Ave. to Riverside Dr.
Mel's Burgers' owners might just want to rethink the “Buy ’Em by the Sack” tagline — we’re pretty sure it’s already taken by White Castle? (Actually, one source says Hamburger Inn coined the phrase.) Anyway, we’ll leave all that to the burger historians and trademark lawyers and share some new details: The consulting chef and burgermeister is David Leone; there are no fewer than eight flat-screen televisions; and if they don’t give off enough light, there’s an illuminated Mel’s sign standing six-feet tall.