The burger just might be the ultimate umami bomb. While most can be eaten in the traditional manner, some require a knife and fork. From classic, no-frills patties to creative gourmet versions, the best burgers in Boston are sure to both satisfy and wow your tastebuds. Some are served at casual, wallet-friendly eateries, while others can be found at the city’s priciest restaurants. If you can't be bothered to leave your home, check out our guide to the best burger delivery options in Boston. For other works of hand-held culinary art, check out the best lobster rolls in Boston, the best sandwiches in Boston, and the best tacos in Boston.
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