(Editor's Note: The verdict is in for the Best Burger in Tucson.) Last week Neighbor Roy & I continued our quest to find the best burger in Tucson. So far, we’ve reviewed Monkey Burger Downtown, and the new Diablo Burger in the Rialto building across from Hotel Congress. On both occasions, we had an overall delightful experience, but did note that both had their strengths & weaknesses. We also reviewed Fleming’s $6 Happy Hour burger. Update 04/29/2017 - Lindy's has moved to newly renovated digs at 500 N. 4th, not far from the former place.
Last year (2012) Southern Arizona Guide ranked Zinburger Number One. But now Zin has a lot of new competition, and some of the old, established burger joints have upped their game.
So many people told us that Lindy’s on 4th Avenue has the best burgers that we had to include it in our samplings. We were not disappointed.
We arrived at Lindy’s before the lunch crowd could climb out from behind their desks. The first thing we noticed was that Lindy’s fits right into the funky, quirky, slightly gritty 4th Ave. neighborhood. The interior is small and has the feel of an old downtown dive bar that’s been there since dirt was invented. Yet some of the art on the walls was “modern”; or at least “interesting”. Continue reading