The New Burgers That Everyone Is Talking About

Some amazing new burgers have popped up across the country recently

The burger at Chicago's new City Mouse is spectacular.

The Burger Renaissance is well into its second decade by this point, and by all accounts, it doesn’t seem to be anywhere close to slowing down. We’d bet money that a burger shows up on more restaurant menus than any other food item, and we’ll be the first to tell you that this is a very good thing. But not all burgers are created equal. These 15 burgers have popped up on menus across the country recently, and they’re getting a ton of buzz.

The New Burgers That Everyone Is Talking About (Gallery)

Burgers are among the most versatile foods in existence, but for most of their history they were almost exclusively the domain of diners, fast food joints, and other blue-collar establishments. But as we’re sure you’ve noticed, nowadays that couldn’t be further from the case. Some of America’s best chefs are sourcing the best-quality beef, buns, and other ingredients they can find, crafting their vision of the perfect burger (usually with plenty of tasty trial and error), and adding these creations to their menus — and the public is (literally) eating it up.


So travel with us from coast to coast, and learn about 15 new restaurants that are serving some of the best new burgers in America. The next time you find yourself in one of these cities (or if you already happen to live there), we strongly suggest you seek them out and experience them for yourself.