May 28th, 2023
National Hamburger Day is observed each year on May 28. This day celebrates a summer-time grilling favorite and National Hamburger Day is part of National Hamburger Month.
Hamburgers, which are seasoned ground beef patties, grilled and placed between two slices of bread or a bun have become an American standard. It is most likely that the hamburger sandwich first appeared in the 19th or early 20th centuries, but there is much controversy over its origin. Over the years, the hamburger has become a culinary icon in the United States — and enjoyed worldwide.
The humble hamburger has gone on to receive international acclaim and appeal. Hamburgers, which were once a quick bite or street food have transformed into gourmet fare as restaurants continue to reinvent patties, toppings and cooking styles. Put together a hamburger lover's guide to area restaurants for the ultimate National Hamburger Day opportunity.