The hamburger, America’s national meal, has always been served during Independence Day cookouts and the competitive-eating portion of presidential debates. Eat like Ike with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $15 for $30 worth of casual American food and drinks
- $28 for $60 worth of casual American food and drinks for four or more
The menu of beefed-up American favorites includes hand-molded, half-pound bacon-cheddar burgers served with a side of steak fries or fried okra ($8.29), barbecue pulled-pork sandwiches drenched in special sauce ($6.79), and a full rack of slow-cooked ribs with housemade barbecue sauce ($19.99).
Diners take a whiff of grilled meats and slide into dark-wood booths upon entering Famous Joes, waiting to be greeted by the chilly handshake of a cold glass of beer and the calming glow of baseball games emanating from the 21 42-inch flat-screen TVs hung on terra-cotta-colored walls. As a karaoke singer croons on, chefs pull ribs and pork from a 12-hour marinade, toss glistening chicken wings in 16 varieties of sauce, and hand-sculpt ground beef into half-pound patties and busts of Woodrow Wilson. Behind a row of stools, bartenders pour from 10 drafts and 30 bottled beers hailing from domestic and overseas breweries.