All over the Lone Star State, chefs are taking this classic to gourmet levels. Ready for a wild-boar burger?
As much as we Texans love our chicken-fried steak, tacos, and barbecue, the burger could be the most iconic of all Texas eats. Any dyed-in-the-wool Texan can tell you the hamburger was invented in the East Texas town of Athens. Fletcher Davis reportedly opened up a lunch spot in that town in the 1880s where the hamburger sandwich was first served.
Whether you agree with Lone Star State folks who accept this as fact, you can’t argue that some mighty fine renditions are made in every corner of Texas. Read on for 10 of the best burgers in Texas we’ve found.