* FirstInstallmentWins: The original ''Burgertime'' is the most fondly remembered and most popular installment in the series by far.
* FridgeLogic: Pickles are a traditional part of hamburgers, so why is one trying to stop them from being made?
** [[FridgeBrilliance It doesn't want to be eaten]].
* FridgeBrilliance: Just what does a fried egg have to do with hamburgers? Burgertime was designed in Japan and over in the Land of the Rising Sun, many fast food joints offer a fried egg as a topping for your hamburger.
* MemeticMutation: The ''Burgertime'' television commercial featured giant food chasing a chef around a fast food kitchen. A young couple at the drive through window peeks in only to have the window abruptly shut by a giant hot dog.
---> '''Hot Dog''': '''"We're closed now!"'''
** According to anecdotes by former UsefulNotes/{{Intellivision}} employees, this line circulated around the office in [[UsefulNotes/TheGreatVideoGameCrashOf1983 1983]] when they heard that they were being laid off and Mattel was discontinuing the console.