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Fred's in Burlington, WI - Mon, 08/11/08 4:19 PM
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The Roadhouses are planning on going to Irish Fest in Milwaukee, both Friday and Saturday this week, August 11th & 12th 15th & 16th (I was looking at the wrong spot on my calendar-thanks Brad Olsen for the clarification). We're thinking about stopping at Fred's for "The World's Best Hamburger" on Saturday before going up to Milwaukee. Who's interested in putting together a group to meet up at Fred's sometime in the mid to late afternoon? What time works best for everyone?

Of course, anyone who wants to continue the journey to Irish Fest is welcome to join us there, as well.

Buddy

P.S. For all interested parties, Friday is free admission to Irish Fest between 3:00 and 5:00pm.

B.

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Mon, 08/11/08 7:05 PM
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Hey Buddy-

I love Fred's! If the weather is nice on Saturday we may ride over to Burlington on the motorcycle. We probably couldn't meet much later than 2 pm. Loyd has to be back in New Glarus by 5 pm to work. Hopefully some more roadfooders will be able to make it!

-Kris

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Mon, 08/11/08 8:40 PM
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Kris, if you would be willing to drive all the way from New Glarus for lunch, we could certainly be there by 2:00pm or maybe a bit earlier.

Hope to see you Saturday,

Buddy

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Tue, 08/12/08 9:51 AM
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The Roadhouses are planning on going to Irish Fest in Milwaukee, both Friday and Saturday this week, August 11th & 12th. We're thinking about stopping at Fred's for "The World's Best Hamburger" on Saturday before going up to Milwaukee.

According to my calendar Friday and Saturday this week are the 15th and 16th...they were the 11th and 12th last month.

I might be able to make it if the warden grants me a furlough. Kris, it's too bad you have to leave early as from Burlington it's just a short hop up 120 to East Troy for[url='http://www.gussdrivein.com/gallery.php']cruise night at Gus's[/url].

Brad

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/14/08 10:26 AM
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I'm up for it!
Let me know a time.

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/14/08 1:39 PM
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Mrs MFL and I plan on the Friday free admission visit.

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/14/08 1:47 PM
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Well, the weather is looking good for this weekend. We'll plan on leaving New Glarus around noon, which would put us in Burlington between 1:30 and 2:00. We'll have our Tofflers Pub & Grill "uniforms" on so you should be able to recognize us. See you Saturday!

-Kris

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/14/08 3:30 PM
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Just sayin' -
2.00 is the latest this shindig should take place. Only because I figure:
Meet at 2.
Lunch - 1 hr - 1-1/2 hrs (3:00/3.30)
Drive from Burlington - Summerfest grounds: 1 hr (4.00/4.30 PM)
You'll need to find parking, stand in line, and all sorts of stuff, which brings you to 5 PM, and the end of the "get in free" time.
I'd like to meet at 1 (preferably), or 1.30, just to be safe.
I'm not joining the Irish Fest contingent, though, so it's up to all y'all.


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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/14/08 4:26 PM
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Let's not get our days confused folks. Friday is the free admission day at Irish Fest (3:00-5:00pm); Saturday is the day we're talking about meeting at Fred's. No free admission on Saturday, so no problem with meeting at Fred's whenever it best suits the group.

We can make a 1:30-2:00pm meeting time at Fred's on Saturday if that is good with everybody else. We would then continue up to Milwaukee whenever things break up in Burlington, no hurries, no worries.

As for Friday, we'll get there as close to 3:00pm as possible. We usually head straight for the big rainbow structure near the information booth, where we sit and decide which acts we want to see. If anyone wants to hook up with us on Friday, that's the easiest time and place to find us. If we miss each other there, not to worry; over the years we've run into plenty of folks we know, just by chance, even in that mad mass of humanity.

So, unless someone else objects, that sounds like the schedule (such as it is); Friday afternoon at roughly 3:00pm inside the grounds at Irish Fest, Saturday 1:30-2:00pm at Fred's in Burlington and on to Milwaukee from there.

If anyone has a better plan, we're open to suggestions.

See ya when we see ya,

Buddy

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/14/08 6:02 PM
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Milwaukee's Official Irishfest admission information
http://www.irishfest.com/festival/festivalinfo/hours-prices.php
http://www.irishfest.com/festival/

Friday, August 15
4:00 p.m. to midnight - .$15.00 Adults; $10.00 Seniors 60+ (gate only);
Kids 12 & under free
Free Admission from 4-5PM

Saturday, August 16
Noon to midnight - $15.00 Adults; $10.00 Seniors 60+ (gate only); Kids 12 & under free

Sunday, August 17
11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. - $15.00 Adults; $10.00 Seniors 60+ (gate only); Kids 12 & under free - Donate non-perishable food items PRIOR to the mass for admission to the festival free of charge AFTER the mass. College Day: $2 discount off admission, 3-9 pm with valid college student ID, main gate only.

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/14/08 7:15 PM
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I'll plan on leaving at noon so that should put me there between 1 and 1:30, and since none of you've met me I suppose I should find a way to identify myself. If the weather's nice I'll be driving a red Pontiac with blue license plates; otherwise, a silver Impala.

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/14/08 8:27 PM
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We could make 1 (or earlier) but probably not 2. Kirsby, what works best for you two?

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/14/08 9:15 PM
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I'm all for the-earlier-the-better. 1 or before is great.

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/14/08 11:56 PM
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Have fun guys!! I have to work Friday & have a party on Saturday. Pictures?

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Fri, 08/15/08 12:33 PM
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Sounds like 1:00pm is the magic hour. We'll do our best to be there at that time, but closer to 1:30 is more realistic. Don't wait for us, just save us three seats at the table.

Today, we'll be leaving Chicago between 2:00-2:30pm with the goal of being there just before the gates open with free admission at 4:00pm. Once again, if anyone wants to make a point of hooking up, from the main entrance, we'll make a beeline to the rainbow structure near the information booth.

Hope to see some of you this evening, and the rest tomorrow afternoon in Burlington.

Buddy

P.S. Hope someone brings a camera. The world will want to see what we eat at Fred's.

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Fri, 08/15/08 9:10 PM
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I'll bring along one of my dinosaurs and a 24-shot roll. Does Fred's have outdoor seating or is it indoor only?

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Fri, 08/15/08 9:27 PM
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Fred's is indoor seating only, as far as I know.

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sat, 08/16/08 6:12 PM
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Well, we did go to Burlington, and we tried to squeeze ourselves into Fred's at about 1:40, but one look at the line of people waiting to order and the lack of seating and we knew we wouldn't be eating before we had to leave to come back. So we headed back west.

Sorry we didn't get to meet everyone. We were really looking forward to it. We did find a nice neighborhood bar in Edgerton on the way back. It looks unassuming enough from the outside.


Inside it was obious someone dropped a lot of money into remodeling. There was new pine panelling on the walls, new tin ceilings, ceiling fans and about 6 large flat panel tv's on the walls. They also have a cozy outdoor eating area that is nicely landscaped. We opted for the air conditioning.

They were advertising their new menu so we decided to check it out. Loyd got the Italian beef with hot peppers and a side of cheese fries.


He loved the beef and the peppers were great. As for the cheese fries, in his words "everything tastes better with nacho cheese". I opted for a burger, since I was in the mood for one, with a side of onion rings.


The burger was of the frozen variety but was still thick and juicy. It certainly was no Fred's burger! Overall, we were impressed with the Horeseshoe Tap and will be back. It's about time Edgerton got a decent place downtown. Can't wait to see posts from those who actually got to eat at Fred's!

-Kris

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sat, 08/16/08 6:15 PM
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I'm surprised you didn't see us. We were still waiting for people around that time. We finally decided to order, as it didn't seem you two were going to show up.
Sorry we missed you.

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sat, 08/16/08 7:41 PM
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The burger was of the frozen variety but was still thick and juicy. It certainly was no Fred's burger! Overall, we were impressed with the Horeseshoe Tap and will be back. It's about time Edgerton got a decent place downtown.

Last fall there was a story in the paper about a bar that was going to open and the owners had future plans to expand into a full restaurant, but that never materialized and the place seemed like it closed very shortly after it opened. The Fox Point Grille (we had a decent meal there once) on the corner has been closed for some months now, too. Hmmm...I wonder if a genuine horseshoe sandwich would sell in Edgerton.

Sorry that Fred's didn't work out for you. The burgers and appetizers were all very good, including MFL's homemade beef jerky and Mrs. MFL's homemade dill pickles. And the company was excellent as well!

Brad

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sat, 08/16/08 8:15 PM
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New camera, new toy. I made my first Photoshow and you all are invited to watch it at http://www.photoshow.com/watch/kR3pf4vI
I hope this works.

You can feel free to use the pause and to turn off the background music. This seemed like the easiest way to view 18 pictures. Click on "HD" for the full effect.

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sat, 08/16/08 9:12 PM
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It requires me to install Adobe Flash 9.
Sorry, not gonna do it.

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sun, 08/17/08 7:18 AM
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MFL, I don't think I have ever drooled over photos so much! Those burgers had all of my favorite add ons... blue cheese...horseradish...garlic...heaven!!! And the homemade chips and onion devils looked like heaven too! I am so sorry that when we were in Burlington in May to go to the Mushroom Ranch that we went to The Charcoal Grille instead, we saw Fred's but didn't turn fast enough. We need to make a trip to Fred's soon! Thanks for the photos!

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sun, 08/17/08 10:45 AM
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What a fun presentation!!Music and all.Sorry I missed it...

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sun, 08/17/08 4:20 PM
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Kris,

Huge disappointment that you did not make the effort to find us at Fred's. At 1:40 I think we were still putting our order together, getting ready to bring it up to the counter. As you walked in we were probably looking right at you, but, having never met, didn't know who you were to call out your name. So sorry it didn't work out.

I hope we'll see you at the Cheese Days in Monroe this September. The Roadhouses and the froemans will be there on Sunday. Can't speak for the rest of the group, but I hope they'll join us that day. I know if Sunday is not an option for the Milwaukee crew, many of them will be there on Saturday.

Let's try to do this again. I know after our lunch at Fred's, everyone was thinking, "Why don't we come here more often?"

Buddy

P.S. We made some other interesting food discoveries while walking the streets of Burlington. The MilwFoodlovers are having lunch this afternoon at the Sci Fi Cafe, which at first glance would appear to be just a gimmick. However, upon close inspection of their eclectic menu, we decided they were definitely worth a try. I hope MFL will post a review and photos here for all to see.

B.

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sun, 08/17/08 5:06 PM
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OK, upon viewing the pics we probably were looking right at you but didn't have enough of a description to know it was you (and not wanting to go around to all the tables and ask "are you from roadfood?"). I was hoping someone would notice our Tofflers t-shirts. But the Mr. is not real tolerant with crowded noisy places (probably why we live in a town with a population of 2000), so we were out the door before anyone could see us.

I should be around Cheese Days weekend. When it gets closer, let's try to set up a time and place. See ya!

-Kris

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Mon, 08/18/08 8:00 AM
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Originally posted by annpeeples

What a fun presentation!!Music and all.Sorry I missed it...

Agreed...nice job, MFL!

Maybe today's my lucky day and the vending company will be stocking Fred's burgers in the carousel machine. Or maybe not.

Brad

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Fri, 07/31/09 10:12 PM
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The weekend following Korea Fest in Chicago, we will be heading back up to Wisconsin for Milwaukee's Irish Fest.  Since meeting up at Fred's worked out so nicely last year, I thought we might try to make it an annual event (as much as possible).

So, who's available for Burgers at Fred's on Saturday, August 15th?  Naturally, anyone who wants to head back to Irish Fest with us for the rest of the day and evening will be more than welcome!

Buddy

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Fri, 07/31/09 10:29 PM
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ME!
I'm in, as far as I know right now.
Don't know about Irish Fest, but Fred's for sure!


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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sat, 08/1/09 12:40 PM
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August 15 is the start of my vacation week, but we may be able to join the fun.

I was wearing my "Fred's - World's Best Burgers" shirt yesterday, and had someone ask again if it was true.  I told her that they are very good and worth the trip to Burlington.

Last night I had THE FAMOUS HOGG BURGER at Stolley's.  Another very good burger (despite the preformed patty).  Stolley's is a very convenient stop off of I-94.  Outstanding fishfry, but someone needs to show them how to make a proper fried pork tenderloin sandwich.



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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sat, 08/1/09 9:20 PM
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Count me in, Buddy. I'm going to be spending the day at the trolley museum in East Troy WI on Friday the 14th, so I'll just spend the night somewhere near Burlington and meet up with y'all for lunch at Fred's.  

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sun, 08/2/09 1:45 AM
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So far we've got (NEWEST, LATEST UPDATE) five firm commitments from X1, nocarolina, the JRPfeffs, stricken detective, and Brad Olson with two definite maybes from ChuckL50, and ChiTownDiner.  We've only got one definite "no" from the MFLs (have fun in Michigan.  Maybe bring home some pasties to bring to the Big Brat Cook-off in September)  And one MIA, quijote in Paris.  Where's the rest of the posse?  CSD?  Gyp?  annpeeples?  Oh yeah, how about my own kid, abe froeman?  You going to Irish Fest this year darlin'?

Sorry if I missed anyone's name.  Feel free to smack me up side the head and I'll add you to the list.

Buddy
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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sun, 08/2/09 8:18 AM
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Q is in Paris, so he's probably a bit too busy to read the boards. LOL

I asked ChuckL, and he said definite maybe.


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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sun, 08/2/09 9:39 AM
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Count me as a definite maybe as well as right now I don't have anything going on that day.

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sun, 08/2/09 9:58 AM
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Buddy,

I mentioned this to Bobbi and got an affirmative reaction.  Put us in the "Hell yes!" category.  We may have some friends from that area join us, too.

Jim

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Sun, 08/2/09 2:09 PM
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We'll be in Michigan.
 
Had a real Irish breakfast this morning-eggs, brown toast, rasher of Irish bacon, baked beans, roasted tomato, white pudding, black pudding, 2 Irish sausages, sauteed mushrooms, HP sauce, YR and Chef sauces , all washed down with a great Bloody and a Guinness-good.
 
Friday's Kopps were Red Velvet Cake and Macadamia Nut; two of 3 Kopps trifecta, with the missing flavor being Spumoni.
Hope to see everyone soon.

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Mon, 08/3/09 5:39 PM
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Shouldn't be a deal--what time @ Fred's on the 15th?

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Mon, 08/3/09 11:19 PM
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We'll work out a firm time as we get closer to the date.  Just for grins, let's say 1:00-2:00pm for now.

Buddy

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Tue, 08/4/09 9:51 AM
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It's my younger son's birthday...we may try to make it.  I've got 5 months of roadtrips built up!  We would get there around 1pm as we have to be back at a family dinner at 5pm. 

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Tue, 08/4/09 11:53 AM
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After talking it over with Kathy and bribing her with the possibility of a visit to the winery in Elkhorn we're in, and for us earlier works better.

Brad

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/6/09 2:24 PM
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At a minimum, my soon to be 15 year old and I will make the journey by 1pm to Fred's...with an earlier start for a few other selected stops.

Perhaps a switch to Meet 'n Greet Buddy might make it easier to find...

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/6/09 5:32 PM
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CTD, I know as the original poster I am supposed to be able to move this thread to another forum, but I'll be horn swoggled if I can figger out how to do it.  Any instructions would be appreciated.

Buddy

P.S. Glad you'll be joining us!

B.

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Fri, 08/7/09 1:51 PM
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I have never done that either but I thought I remmebered that you could.  You email Al and I am sure he could do it as a moderator.

We are stopping at the Elegant Farmer beforehand and one or two other stops still to be determined before EF.

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Wed, 08/12/09 1:33 PM
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The CTD Posse now stands at 4!  Brother Kerry and nephew Kevin will be accompanying.  Looking forward to this burger!

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Wed, 08/12/09 1:46 PM
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I'm still in.

Wonder if Fred's needs a heads-up call? They're pretty small - we'll be takin' over the joint!
Too bad there's no outdoor seating.

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Wed, 08/12/09 2:11 PM
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Moved as per request

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Wed, 08/12/09 2:34 PM
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X1


I'm still in.

Wonder if Fred's needs a heads-up call? They're pretty small - we'll be takin' over the joint!
Too bad there's no outdoor seating.


Or maybe a back room?
 
As a possible alternative, Google Maps shows several parks close to Fred's.
 
Brad

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Wed, 08/12/09 4:35 PM
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The idea of taking it "to go" and moving to a park is alluring on one hand, but I wonder how well Fred's burgers will travel.  Also, on a purely selfish note, the Roadhouses are traveling on to Irish Fest afterward, so we will be spending the rest of the day outdoors in the sun.  I think we'd rather do lunch inside in a cool, air-conditioned environment before exposing ourselves to the elements for the next eight hours.

Any other votes one way or the other?

Buddy

P.S. I do think it might be a good idea to call ahead and see if they can set aside some space for us.  It's a long shot, but certainly worth trying.  Anyone want to spearhead this?  The head count, as far as I can tell, looks like this:

BuddyRoadhouse-2
X1-1
JRPfeff-2
nocarolina-1
stricken_detective-1
Brad Olson-2
ChiTownDiner-4
quijote-1

For a total of (UPDATE) 14 Roadfooders.  Any changes or additions?

B.
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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Wed, 08/12/09 9:55 PM
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Hey Buddy,
 
I'm a dimbulb for missing this thread when I tried catching up on Roadfood reading a few days ago. X1 just now clued me in on things, and--yay!--I'm actually able to go!  I haven't been to Fred's yet, so I'm psyched and hopeful for good eats. Definitely count me in. --Q

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Wed, 08/12/09 10:09 PM
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BR - On my visits I didn't see a backroom, other than the men's room, at Fred's.  I think we'll need at least 2 big tables, maybe 3 if our friends from Twin Lakes show up.

If Fred's is busy, Brad's carry-out idea may be our best option.  I did the google look myself, and the parks look shady and within walking distance.  I'll scout them out if we get there early.

Jim

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Wed, 08/12/09 10:17 PM
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I know Burlington well.

The parks are w/in walking distance, and yes, there is no back room at Fred's.

On the other hand, part of the fun and charm of eating at Fred's is to actually eat AT Fred's. And I agree with Buddy - I don't think they'll travel well. Not to mention apps come out first, then burgers.
My vote is to stay there. There are at least 2 tables for six, and several for four, and a couple for two, plus about a dozen for bar seating.

JRPfeff - Q is coming with me, and he's bringing his brats from Buffalo for you. Can you bring a cooler to transport them back with you?



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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Wed, 08/12/09 10:24 PM
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X1 - I will be bringing a cooler.

Bobbi called and they said we should get there around 11:30 if we expect to be seated to eat by 1:00.  No reservations accepted.

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RE: Fred's in Burlington, WI - Wed, 08/12/09 10:29 PM
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The food looked great. Did you eat all those jalapeno's?

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Wed, 08/12/09 10:30 PM
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Seriously? Wow - I was planning on leaving my house around 11.30, and it's about a 45 min. drive.
Guess I'll leave earlier.

I can't imagine why so early, but if that's what they said, then so be it!


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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Wed, 08/12/09 10:36 PM
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Jim, I'll bring the brats, then. And even though I can't go to the bratfest, I'm hoping to live vicariously through the reports and pictures!
 
 
 
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X1 - I will be bringing a cooler.

Bobbi called and they said we should get there around 11:30 if we expect to be seated to eat by 1:00.  No reservations accepted.



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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/13/09 12:05 AM
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I've got a medical related appointment from 10:00 to 11:00am and planned to leave at noon to arrive at Fred's 1-1:15pm.  Anyone who arrives early can hold a table or put our name on a list, whatever Fred's system is.  Will that work for everyone?

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/13/09 12:20 AM
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Sounds good to me. I'd much rather eat at Fred's than in the park. I've never been to Burlington before; how difficult is it to find Fred's?

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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/13/09 6:50 AM
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NC,
Fred's is at the intersection of Hwy's 36 and 11 and is no problem to find. There is parking behind to go with street parking.
There also is a park almost kitty corner.
Fred's webpage
 
I understand the logistically problem you all face but Fred's is a busy place where holding a table might prevent some other customer from dining. Please take that in consideration with your planning; sort of like "We'll meet you at Burts sometime between 6 and 7:30, first one there hold a table for us".
I love Fred's and I'm sure you'll have a good burger. I'm pretty confident that your meal will beat the wedding fare we'll be having Saturday.
Have some deep fried green beans thinking of us.
 


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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/13/09 6:58 AM
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Not difficult at all. It's right on 36/Loomis, which is the main road (changing to Milwaukee St.) that runs through Burlington.

When you go into the town proper, you'll pass the tiny Adrien's Frozen Custard stand, The Charcoal Grill, cross the train tracks, and there, on the corner, you'll see Fred's sign (You see "World's Best Burgers" before you notice it says "Fred's"). There is parking behind Fred's, or on the street.

There is also, down the street from Fred's, the Sci-Fi Cafe and UFO Museum. Very kooky. Kittycorner from Fred's is The Toy Museum, which is also a toy store. The lady that runs it used to be the trick yo-yo champion that traveled with The Smothers Brothers Show- she'll do yo-yo tricks if you ask her.



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Re:Fred's in Burlington, WI - Thu, 08/13/09 7:02 AM
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Ha! FL, you were posting as I was!

As far as eating or holding places, we may have to eat in shifts, as we did at Hot Doug's. Not the worst scenario in the world.

Also, since we will probably be ordering appetizers, those will "kill some time", to allow everyone to get there.

There is so much going on this weekend, with State Fair, Irish Fest, numerous church fests, Packers/Browns game and so on, that I'm hoping it won't be as crowded as usual.

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