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10 Burger Joints In North Carolina That’ll Make Your Taste Buds Go Crazy

In the heat of summer, nothing beats a delicious ‘Carolina Style’ burger with fries and an ice cold, creamy milkshake.

But with so many “burger joints” in North Carolina, it can get hard to distinguish the real from the fake. I’m not here to talk about the flashy, fancy, burger restaurants that have begun to populate each metropolis. No, I want to pay my tributes to the tried and true “joints” that are the real backbone of simple, southern, flat-top cookin’.

Did I rush to Cookout and grab a cheeseburger with coleslaw and mustard after typing this article? Perhaps.

Did your favorite ‘joint’ make the list?

Emory Rakestraw
Emory was born and raised in North Carolina. She enjoys writing, photography, filmmaking, travel, wine and cheese. You can find more of her work on emoryrakestraw.com