2015’s Top New Burger Joints (So Far)

June 23, 2015

At the year’s halfway point, it’s clear the burger marketplace is changing. Fewer new independent burger concepts are blossoming but what were fresh indies a few years back are rapidly morphing into regional chains.

Hickory, Plano, Texas

For example, Bru Burger in Indianapolis was a member of BurgerBusiness’s Class of 2012. Since then it has opened in Lexington, Ky., will open soon Carmel, Ind., and reportedly plans to open in Cincinnati. Burger Bach was an original in 2012, a New-Zealand-inspired burger concept off the beaten path in Richmond, Va. Now it has locations in Glen Allen, Va., and Durham, N.C.…