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National Hamburger Day: Houston's 5 best burger restaurants

Jason Martinez


Every May 28, Americans celebrate their most favorite food, hamburgers.

Not that you need an excuse to enjoy a good burger, but if you're looking for one, then National Hamburger Day might be up there on the list.

As the sun shines brightly this summer, this is the perfect time for you to get out and taste the best hamburgers in town. Here's a list of go-to places for burger lovers to celebrate the day.

1. The Burger Joint

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This Montrose-Based restaurant is well known as "The Best Burger in Houston". Fresh, handcrafted fare patty ranged from traditional American to modern fusion flavors such as Kimchi and vegetarian. They also serve their beer, wine, or cocktail menus to accompany your meat and buns.

Address: 2703 Montrose Blvd, Houston, TX 77006, Montrose, Fourth Ward.

2. Hubcap Grill

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Dubbed as "the best burger in America" by Travel + Leisure Magazine, Hubcap Grill is famous for the delicious handcrafted burger, French fries, and root beer. From downtown Houston to Galveston, you can find this vendor with special menus, such as Philly Cheese Steak Burger or Texas BBQ Burger. Come and try their specialty burger on 1133 W 19th St, Houston, TX 77008, The Heights.

3. Revelry on Richmond

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Revelry on Richmond serves every of their burger menu (except the vegan one) with 7 oz. beef patty and other ingredients, from chicken breast, ground turkey, or a black bean patty. They have the Black Butte Burger, a veggie burger with homemade black bean patty, corn relish, and avocado puree for the vegans. The burgers also come with french fries or sweet potato waffle fries.

Address: 1613 Richmond Ave Houston, TX 77006 Museum District, Montrose

4. Someburger Hamburger Stands

Kim K./Yelp

Craving for some old-fashioned hamburgers with fries? Someburger Hamburger would deliver them to you right away. With a juicy 1/4 lb burger, freshly cut french fries and a hand-dipped shake for only less than $5. It gives you the most bang for your buck.

Address: 745 E 11th St Houston, TX 77008, The Heights

5. Barnaby's Cafe

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This cafe serves a wide range of menus with savory items like blue cheese and bacon, Texas chili and grass-fed buffalo burgers. For your vegan buddies, try their spinach options or feta and falafel. Each menu will come with a generous portion. This cafe is pet-friendly.

Address: 604 Fairview St Houston, TX 77006, Montrose, Fourth Ward

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