For such a storied reputation for meatpacking, Chicago isn’t really known as a burger town. Sure, Ray Kroc opened the first McDonald’s franchise in the suburbs, but hot dogs and Italian beef outmuscle burgers in the city’s street food scene. That’s a shame because the city has plenty of options for beef — and even veggie. From double stacks of griddled patties to thick juicy cutlets, there’s something for everyone, and here are 20 of the best around Chicago.
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