Here are 19 of the most buzzed-about burgers across the United States. What follows is a list of restaurants that have, for the most part, opened over the last twelve months. Among the choices are establishments that focus mainly on burgers (Atomic Burger outside of New Orleans, B&B Burger and Beer in Las Vegas), as well as restaurants that offer a wider selection of items in addition to a stellar burger (Chop Shop in Chicago, Trifecta Tavern in Portland).
Some are fairly straightforward takes on the burger, like the one you'll find at Fog City in San Francisco, while others can be subject to a slew of variations and options (Bohemian Bull in Charleston, Tender Bar & Kitchen in Pittsburgh, The Exchange in Louisville). And, of course, there are off-the-menu burgers which are actually really easy to get your hands on (the "secret" burger at Alden & Harlow in Cambridge, Mass.)
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