Inspired by Avi's Vowelburger™ Riddle. Hope you enjoyed our previous Chef’s Special: #1 and #2

Our chef went way ahead to prepare the biggest Vowelburger™ menu till date! There is a burger for every size. The chef’s choice of the day consists of a vowel patty, cheese, lettuce, and a special bun. The variety lies in the other bun.

$$ % custom template - reuse if you may \def\S#1#2{\Space{#1}{20px}{#2px}}\def\P#1{\V{#1em}}\def\V#1{\S{#1}{9}} \def\T{\color{white}{\textbf{Bun}}}\def\NT{\color{white}{\textbf{Vowelburger}^{\;\!™}\ }}\displaystyle \smash{\lower{29px}\bbox[#c72c41]{\phantom{\rlap{rubio.2020.01.21-custom}\S{5px}{0} \begin{array}{cc}\T&\NT\\\end{array}}}}\atop\def\V#1{\S{#1}{5}} \begin{array}{|c|c|}\hline\T&\NT\\\hline % ~\text{?}&\text{diminutive}\\\hline ~\text{?}&\text{tiny}\\\hline ~\text{?}&\text{small}\\\hline ~\text{?}&\text{normal}\\\hline ~\text{?}&\text{medium}\\\hline ~\text{?}&\text{big}\\\hline ~\text{?}&\text{large}\\\hline ~\text{?}&\text{roomy}\\\hline ~\text{?}&\text{whopper}\\\hline ~\text{?}&\text{full}\\\hline \end{array}$$

Not only the contents of the chef’s choice are fixed, the order of all of which is fixed as well. There are no anagrams in this menu; the other bun is strictly a consonant. It’s amazing how the chef has brought so much variety with these constraints!

Can you identify each one from the description on the menu?

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    $\begingroup$ I assume this isn't a trick like they're all the same word with size prefixes? k for kilo, M for mega, G for giga, m for milli, n for nano, etc. $\endgroup$ – Rand al'Thor Mar 20 at 13:10
  • $\begingroup$ @Randal'Thor That’s actually not a bad idea but it would be awful for this riddle. Having said, the rest of the word wouldn’t make sense without the bun. If I state any more, I’d probably giving the answer away ;-) $\endgroup$ – Ébe Isaac Mar 20 at 14:27

Another possibility:

Variable first bun, I patty, G cheese, H lettuce, and T second bun.

The burgers are:

DIGHT (archaic word for dress or adorn), TIGHT, SIGHT, NIGHT, MIGHT, BIGHT (a bay formed from a bend in the coast), LIGHT, RIGHT, WIGHT (an unfortunate person or a ghost / supernatural being), FIGHT - the first bun matches the first letter of the description.

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  • $\begingroup$ Congratulations! Hope you enjoyed our service! $\endgroup$ – Ébe Isaac Mar 21 at 7:38

I believe the chef's choice is

an I patty, L lettuce, L cheese, and an S special bun

diminutive - GILLS
tiny - PILLS
small - DILLS
normal - BILLS
medium - JILLS
big - SILLS
large - MILLS
roomy - HILLS
whopper - VILLS
full - FILLS

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    $\begingroup$ Nice try indeed, but could you explain how the burger name matches with the description? $\endgroup$ – Ébe Isaac Mar 20 at 10:18
  • $\begingroup$ @ÉbeIsaac I assume that means you're looking for there to be more of a connection than just the size of the objects? $\endgroup$ – DenverCoder1 Mar 20 at 10:24
  • $\begingroup$ Now you are heading along the right direction ;) $\endgroup$ – Ébe Isaac Mar 20 at 10:25
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    $\begingroup$ Here's a thought: rot13(Vs lbh rng rirelguvat ba gur zrah, lbh'yy cebonoyl unir znal VYYF.) :) $\endgroup$ – MacGyver88 Mar 20 at 20:09

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