If you've ever come across some delicious guilty pleasures being eaten by a spiky-haired blonde guy, you're probably watching the Food Network 's Drive-Ins and Dives. In this show, Guy Fieri, the host, travels throughout the United States to search for the most iconic "greasy spoon" restaurants: drive-ins, diners and dives.
The show has 27 seasons, making Fieri a master of fast food. This is why we decided to list 10 of his favorite hamburgers, in case you need some inspiration when craving for a greasy, mouth-watering burger.
1. The Guido Burguer, from Hodad's
5010 Newport Ave, San Diego, CA 92107
This hamburger features ground chuck, pastrami, kosher drilled pickle chips, swiss cheese, grilled onions and spicy brown mustard. Check out the recipe here.
2. Lamb Burger, from The Golden State
426 N. Fairfax Los Angeles, CA 90036
This hamburger uses grass fed-lamb and has a yogurt dill sauce. It's accompanied by sweet potato fries and has a "Rock star" rating from Fieri. Check out the video here.
3. Mac Attack Burger, from Boston Burger Company
1100 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02215, USA
This burger teams up with mac-n-cheese and creates the ultimate comfort food dish: the Mac Attack. If you want to see more about the preparation of this meal, click here.
4. Bahn Mi Burger, from Bachi Burger
9410 W Sahara Ave #150, Las Vegas, NV 89117
This hamburger's ground chuck is mixed with shrimp and dipped into a bahn mi marinade. It's also topped with grilled pork, a curry aioli, herbs and pickled veggies.
5. Beet Sliders, from Gatsby's Diner
2598 Alta Arden Expy, Sacramento, CA 95825
The meat is seasoned with Gatsby's special seasonings and prepared on the grill with shaved red onions and house-made green goddess dressing,.
6. Harvard Double Burger, from Mr. Bartley's
246 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138
This burger is the result of years of burger knowledge, since Mr. Bartleys is such an iconinc place, it has been visited by Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash. It features grilled onions and peppers, bacon, mushrooms and A LOT of barbecue sauce.
7. "Poor Boy" Double Burger, from Parkette Drive-In
1230 E New Circle Rd, Lexington, KY 40505
This burger features two beef patties, cheese, a slice of onion, lettuce, tomato, pickle, mustard and Parkette sauce on a toasted double-decker bun. Check out the recipe here.
8. Umami Burger, from bopNgrill
921 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL 60657
This korean-american burger had Fieri in paradise. It's topped with truffled mushroom duxelle, sun-dried tomato confit, and togarashi mayo. Check out the video here.
9. Salmon Burger, from DMK Burger Bar
2954 N Sheffield Ave, Chicago, IL 60657
This burger is mixes salmon with fresh ginger and scallions, and it is topped with an Asian slaw tossed with a red Thai curry sauce. You can check the video here.
10. Snapping Gator Burger, from Tioli's Crazee Burger
3993 30th St, San Diego, CA 92104
This burger is made of gator! It's topped with a dried curry fruit tapenade made out of bananas, apricots and plums.