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Burger City Guides: Kristen Kish's Favorite Burgers in Boston

Erin Jackson 2 comments

Top Chef Season 10 winner Kristen Kish shares her five favorite burgers in Boston, including a few picks that are great after work (or a few drinks), a burger topped with fried oysters, and an off-menu special. More

Burger City Guides: Jamie Bissonnette's Favorite Burgers in Boston

Top 5 Erin Jackson 6 comments

Jamie Bissonnette, chef/owner of Coppa, a cozy enoteca in Boston and Toro, a tapas bar and restaurant with locations in Boston and South Chelsea, NYC shares his top five burger picks in Boston. More

Boston: JM Curley's Burgers Get It Done

J. Kenji López-Alt 10 comments

JM Curley's may have just edged their way into my five favorite burgers in Boston. More

Burger City Guides: Tony Maws' Favorite Burgers in Boston

Top 5 Allegra Ben-Amotz 4 comments

You'd be hard-pressed to find a Bostonian with something negative to say after tasting chef Tony Maws' burger at Craigie on Main, featuring a big, grass-fed patty, ground up with bone marrow and charred on a plancha. The burgers Tony loves in his home city are the ones that strike a nostalgic chord in the chef's heart and palate, burgers that taste of his childhood and a time long-past—burgers so nostalgic, in fact, that one of them is sadly just a memory. Here are Tony's top five burgers in Boston. More

12 Best Burgers in Boston from 'Boston' Magazine

Robyn Lee 13 comments

The latest issue of Boston magazine features their picks for the 12 best burgers in Boston in 12 different categories. What do you think of the list? More

Shake Shack Opening in Greater Boston Next Year

Robyn Lee 1 comment

Today Shake Shack announced they'll be opening in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, at 33 Boylston Street in mid-2013 (exact date TBD). More

Video: The Craigie On Main Burger

J. Kenji López-Alt 21 comments

This, folks, is the Craigie on Main burger served at Tony Maws' restaurant in Central Square, Cambridge. It's one of the finest versions of chopped-beef-on-bun you will find anywhere, and it's no accident that it is. More

Boston: Bivalves And Burgers at Island Creek Oyster Bar

Meredith Smith 4 comments

The menu at Island Creek Oyster Bar looks like a periodic table of raw oysters and shellfish. Conspicuously situated among all those fruits of the sea is a flavorful, well seasoned burger—fried oyster topping optional. More

Boston: Tasty Burger, Hubris Between The Buns

Mike Honcho 6 comments

Tasty Burger's old school look doesn't translate to old school burgers, but the grilled flat patties will do in a late-night pinch. More

Boston: Uburger, 'Above A Lot of Burgers'

Meredith Smith 16 comments

Uburger gets it right with their sandwich architecture. However, spurious claims may explain their patty problems. More

Boston: Eastern Standard's Standard Burger

J. Kenji López-Alt 8 comments

Gone are the days when Jamie Bissonette (currently of Toro and Coppa) used to grind butter directly into the burgers at Eastern Standard, but the Standard Burger ($12) is still pretty killer, and the restaurant space is still as nice as ever to pass the time in. More

Show Burgerman Your Support During Today's Boston Marathon

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Remember Burgerman (or Sam Novey when not in burger form), our favorite marathon runner in a burger suit? Today's the big day he's been training for: the 26.2-mile Boston Marathon. To refresh your memory, he's running to raise money for... More

Burgerman Will Run the Boston Marathon in a Burger Suit for Charity

Robyn Lee 5 comments

22-year-old Sam Novey, aka Burgerman, aims to raise $100,000 for nonprofit afterschool program Citizen Schools by running the Boston Marathon in a custom-made burger suit. Join him on his practice runs in Cambridge and get a free burger at the end! More

10 Burgers in One Night at the 2010 Boston Burger Bash

Liz Bomze 11 comments

Liz Bomze lives in Brookline, Masachusetts, and works as the Associate Features Editor for Cook's Illustrated Magazine. She also freelances regularly for the Boston Globe, Boston Magazine, The Improper Bostonian, and Martha's Vineyard Magazine. Though eating is an all-day, everyday... More

Top 5: Kenji Lopez-Alt's Favorite Burgers in Boston

Top 5 J. Kenji López-Alt 26 comments

Note: The Burger Lab writer J. Kenji Lopez-Alt weighs in this week with his 5 favorite burgers in Boston. "Anyone who doesn't think that their home town has the best hamburger place in the world is a sissy."—Calvin Trillin [Photographs:... More

Quote of the Day: The Dangers of Food Blogging

Adam Kuban 5 comments

"I'd like to point out that when Kenji took that shot of the "plastic" cheese, it did not go unnoticed within the bar, and I experienced more than a small bit of fear for my personal safety." —millions... More

R.F. O'Sullivan's Burger Throwdown

J. Kenji López-Alt 11 comments

Editor's note: Earlier this month Kenji Alt met with fellow AHT member millions for a burger duel at R.F. O’Sullivan’s in Boston. Here are the results. R.F. O'Sullivan's 282 Beacon Street, Somerville, MA 02143 (map); 617-492-7773; rf-osullivan.com Having been challenged... More

Quote of the Day: Boston Burger Furor

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"I have been getting a whole lot of angry emails from Bartley's devotees, but it's nothing compared to what I would have gotten had I included it on the list and stated my honest opinion!" —J. Kenji Alt, on the... More

Where to Get Boston's Best Burger

Adam Kuban 18 comments

Boston Globe The Burger Madman of Boston,* J. Kenji Alt is at it again. The Cook's Illustrated associate editor and GoodEater.org blogger has branched out to the Boston Globe, checking out ten Beantown burgers (in one day!) for the... More

Dear AHT: Boston Five Guys No Good

Dear AHT Adam Kuban 13 comments

Burger Barons, The backround: I've been enjoying Five Guys since it made it to NYC in Queens as verified by AHT. It's been a must have when either the lines at Shake Shack make it possible to drive through the... More

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