RG Burgers (it stands for "real good") wins our best-burger award, hands down. Diners find great burgers and lots of other good choices at this fast-food outlet and cafe that has locations in Carmel and Monterey. Hungry for a sandwich? Choose from six-ounce prime beef, chicken, turkey or veggie patties, with a choice of bread, condiments and side dishes for $8.95. 201 Crossroads Shopping Village, Carmel (Rio and Carmel Valley roads); (831) 626-8054. Also at 570 Munras Ave., No. 30, Monterey, (831) 372-4930, http://www.rgburgers.com Pictured: The Hawaiian Burger comes with lettuce, tomato, onions, pickles, RG sauce and pineapple teriyaki sauce on a baked bun.
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