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Great Long Island burgers

Burgers, plain and fancy, have come into their own on Long Island. Along with the ever-popular beef burgers, you'll see alternatives, like bison, lamb, turkey and veggie. To satisfy those craving a grilled patty tucked into a bun, growing numbers of dedicated burger spots have cropped up. They range from grab-and-go places to sit-down restaurants, where a meal can last an hour or more. On those days you need a burger fix fast, here are some worthy contenders geared to getting you good and gratified in no time flat. --Joan Reminick

The signature burger, The Roadstar, at American Roadside

The signature burger, The Roadstar, at American Roadside Burgers on East Main Street in Smithtown is four cheeseburgers stacked inside one bun. (Sept. 10, 2009) Credit: Newsday / Rebecca Cooney

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