17 Burger Concepts to Watch in 2017

December 7, 2016

A recent BurgerBusiness post questioned whether burger-category entrepreneurship is flagging, given a perceived decline in the number of new burger concepts opening this year. I continue to believe that’s true, but I also know that expansion by small and/or young chains has picked up steam. Burgers remain strong. Gathered here are 17 burger concepts that may have been growing beneath your radar. However, each is opening stores and all are worth knowing about. After all, they may open across the street from you in 2017.

This is the 7th annual roundup of up-and-coming chains, so I’ve likely already covered some