It’s Official: The Best Burgers In America Can Be Found Right Here In North Carolina

North Carolina has achieved the epitome of celebrity status and you (and your taste buds) will love the reason. As of July 2018, and according to some super complicated algorithms over at, we officially own the bragging rights to the best darn burger in the entire country – and you’re going to want to sink your teeth into one of these legendary creations. Take a look, and then start planning your visit!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Al’s Burger Shack served burgers, dogs and shakes and has indoor and outdoor seating. You’ll find the above featured location in Downtown Chapel Hill at 516 W Franklin St., Chapel Hill, NC 27516. However, Al’s has another location in Chapel Hill as well: 708 Market St., Chapel Hill, NC 27516. Both locations are open Monday through Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. (Closed on Sunday.) Learn more on their official website. Follow the daily specials by following their Facebook page.