The Library Of Congress Says The Birthplace Of The Hamburger Was Right Here In Connecticut At Louis’ Lunch

The hamburger has come to be a true American delicacy, and we’ll bet you didn’t know that it started right here in New Haven. Since 1895, Louis’ Lunch has been serving up the most delicious burger after a local came in and said they wanted something they could eat on the go. After that quick interaction, the hamburger as we know it was born, and even the Library of Congress has recognized Louis’ Lunch as the birthplace of this famous sandwich. The menu at this famous burger spot is as simple as can be, so let’s dive into the history of the hamburger’s birthplace and how you order a hamburger at Louis’ Lunch in New Haven.

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Have you ever been to the birthplace of the hamburger in New Haven, Connecticut? What did you think? We’d love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments!

Address: 261 Crown St, New Haven, CT 06511, USA