May is National Hamburger Month. Nothing beats a mouth-watering hot & juicy hamburger with cheese, lettuce, tomato, ketchup, mustard, pickles on a fresh bun. In the Albany area, we have the big chains, drive ins and restaurants that offer great tasting burgers. So where are the best burger places the Capital Region? Tell us!

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    Five Guys

    Even though Five Guys in a fast-food chain, They rank high in burger satisfaction. You can select many toppings and they are in various locations around the Capital Region. Don't forget the fries too!

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    Red Robin

    The best gourmet burger in the area. Two locations with one in Latham and the other in Clifton Park. Red Robin burgers have to be the yummiest burgers and over 22 burgers to select from.

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    Juicy Burgers

    Relatively a newcomer to the Capital Region with two locations one on Route 155 in Guilderland and the other in Ballston Spa, they have taken a serious bite out the burgers in the area. There are special menu items or you can create our own with hundred of combinations.

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    Jack's Drive in

    located in Wyantskill, Jacks Drive In hasn't changed in 40 plus years and neither has their burgers. On a hot summer night, nothing beats a tasty burger from Jacks.

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    Morrette's Steak House

    Located on Erie Boulevard in Schenectady, Morrette's is a hidden gem. Mostly well known for their King Steak sandwiches, they also have incredible steak burgers. They combine steak from the steak sandwiches with hamburger to create a unique flavor.