There are great burgers everywhere in New York, but only a few special ones deserve the title “classic.”

Alvin is on a mission to track down two of the best and most legendary burger icons that have stood the test of time—one from an old-school tavern in the Upper East Side (J.G. Melon), the other from a storied steakhouse in Brooklyn (Peter Luger).

And he's hitting up OG New Yorker Adam Richman to show him the ropes and figure out what makes a classic NYC burger.