Located 15 miles from Shasta Dam is the restaurant that helped build it. Constructed over 80 years ago, this iconic dam changed Northern California forever when it was built. Not only did it turn into a major source of water and energy, but the project of constructing the dam brought thousands of workers from all over the country. As a result, entire communities were built, including the one and only Damburger in the historic town of Redding. Home to the most famous burger in Northern California, knowing the history behind the world-famous damburger makes it taste even more delicious.

Did you know the story behind Northern California’s most famous burger? For more iconic burgers worth biting into, check out this list of 12 Burger Joints In Northern California That Will Make Your Taste Buds Explode. 

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