Remember over the summer, when we first heard that beloved Midwestern chain Steak 'n Shake was coming to New York? Well, transplants and people who can't be bothered to wait two hours for Shake Shack, rejoice, for the burger joint is one step closer to opening this week.

The restaurant is hosting a hiring open house today and tomorrow at the Center for Arts Education, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. We're pretty sure that if you do strap on one of the chain's signature shiny red bowties, you'll be flipping burgers for the tourist-heavy crowds near the Ed Sullivan Theater in Midtown, so godspeed.

Here's an up-close-and-personal look at Steak 'n Shake's namesake dish, the Steakburger. Is it more appetizing than a Shack Stack? You be the judge: