Catch up on all of the Good Burger movie and TV adaptations, while waiting on the new movie “Good Burger 2,” which comes out November 22, 2023.
If you’re fond of ’90s movies, there’s a good chance you remember the phrase, “Welcome to Good Burger, home of the Good Burger, can I take your order?” This iconic line is from the beloved Good Burger franchise.
Dive into the evolution of Good Burger as we explore its journey through every movie and TV adaptation over the years.
About Good Burger
Good Burger is a 1997 comedy film adapted from the Nickelodeon television show “All That.” Starring Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell, it revolves around the misadventures of Dexter and Ed, two friends working at a fast-food joint called Good Burger.
The sketch featured Kel Mitchell as Ed, an enthusiastic but dim-witted employee at a fast-food restaurant called Good Burger. Their workplace faces a threat when Mondo Burger, a bigger rival, opens nearby. To save Good Burger, the duo devises a plan, leading to quirky characters and comedic situations.
Ed’s quirky personality and his interactions with various customers made the sketch an instant hit with viewers, leading to its expansion into a full-length feature film.
The movie is also famous for its light-hearted humor, catering to a younger audience, making it a cult classic among Nickelodeon fans and those nostalgic for the 1990s. It played a significant role in establishing Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell as comedic talents.
Good Burger Characters
Good Burger features several popular and memorable characters, including:
- Ed is a quirky and lovable fast-food employee who works at Good Burger and is one of the film’s main protagonists.
- Dexter Reed is Ed’s friend and co-worker at Good Burger. He’s the more sensible and level-headed of the two.
- Mr. Wheat is the supervisor at Good Burger, often frustrated by Ed’s antics.
- Kurt is the main antagonist of the film, the owner of Mondo Burger, a rival fast-food chain.
- Otis is a long-time customer of Good Burger who frequents the restaurant.
- Roxanne is a lover of Dexter and works at Mondo Burger.
- Spatch is another employee at Good Burger, known for her distinctive laugh.
The Good Burger movies/series
All That (1994 sketch comedy on the series)
All That was a sketch comedy television series that originally aired on Nickelodeon from April 16, 1994, to October 22, 2005, lasting ten seasons.
The “Good Burger” sketch starred Kel Mitchell (seasons 1–5, 11) and Ryan Coleman (season 9). Ed, the cashier at a fast-food restaurant, is a clueless teenager who always found a way to mess things up.
A notable quote from Good Burger, stated by Ed in every sketch, was “Welcome to Good Burger, home of the good burger, can I take your order?” Good Burger was later made into a feature film.
Good Burger (1997 film)
The story follows a high school student who takes a job at a fast-food restaurant called Good Burger in order to pay off the damages he made to his teacher’s car.
Good Burger 2 (2023 film on Paramount+)
26 years after the events of the first film, inventor Dexter Reed reunites with his co-worker Ed at his former workplace, Good Burger. Watch it with one free week of Paramount+.
Who is in the Good Burger cast?
The Good Burger cast includes several actors:
- Kel Mitchell as Ed (Lead role)
- Kenan Thompson as Dexter (Lead role)
- Sinbad as Mr. Wheat
- Abe Vigoda as Otis
- Jan Schweiterman as Kurt Bozwell
- Shar Jackson as Monique
- Dan Schneider as Mr. Bailey
- Josh Server as Fizz
- Ron Lester as Spatch
- Linda Cardellini as Heather
- Lori Beth Denberg as Connie
- Shaquille O’Neal as Himself
- George Clinton as The Dancing Crazy
- Robert Wuhl as Angry Customer
Where can I watch the Good Burger 2 trailer?
The Good Burger 2 trailer can be watched on various digital platforms, such as YouTube. You can also check the official Paramount+ website for the movie to watch the trailer there. In the trailer, you’ll see Dexter (played by Kenan Thompson) and Ed (Kel Mitchell) having their minds blown as they uncover Mega Corp’s sinister plan. Watch it with one free week of Paramount+.
Are there Good Burger costumes?
There are Good Burger costumes available. You can find them online, like on Amazon and Etsy. These costumes typically include a light blue-striped button-down shirt, white pants, a paper serving hat, and a name tag, capturing the iconic look of the Good Burger employees from the movie.
Some even offer high-quality, screen-accurate cosplay sets for fans who want to take their costume game to the next level.
For those interested in customizing their own Good Burger attire, there are guides available online that provide detailed instructions on how to dress like a Good Burger employee.
So, whether you’re planning for Halloween, a cosplay event, or want to channel your inner Ed or Dexter, there’s a Good Burger costume out there for you.
Good Burger: Where to Watch
Good Burger, the beloved 90s comedy, is available on multiple streaming platforms for viewing. It’s available for streaming on Paramount+, which requires a subscription.
Watch it with one free week of Paramount+.
Whether you want to relive the nostalgia or introduce a new generation to the hilarious antics of Ed and Dexter, there are plenty of ways to watch Good Burger.
Is Good Burger on Netflix?
Good Burger Books
Following the movie’s success, a novelization of Good Burger was released. The book, written by Steve Holland, follows the same plot as the movie, providing fans with another way to enjoy the hilarious antics of Ed and Dexter.
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