1. Zip's Cafe
1036 Delta Ave, Cincinnati, OH
The signature burger is reason enough to go to this Mt. Lookout mainstay.
2. Quatman Cafe
2434 Quatman Ave, Cincinnati, OH
A neighborhood dive perpetually busy due to its famous cheeseburgers and tasty brews on tap.
3. Red Robin America's Gourmet Burgers and Spirits
45 Rivers Edge, Milford, OH
Colorful, chaotic restaurant promises loaded burgers and endless fries for kids and a fully stocked bar for their parents.
4. Johnny Rockets
7800 Montgomery Rd Unit 9, Cincinnati, OH
A neon-lit trip back to the Eisenhower era comes with burgers, shakes and fries.
5. Frisch's Big Boy Restaurant
3226 Central Pkwy, Cincinnati, OH
The Frisch family makes sure Cincinnatians get three squares at this diner-like eatery.
6. Max & Erma's
7800 Montgomery Rd, Cincinnati, OH
Max & Erma's is every burger lover's dream.
7. Arthur's Cafe
3516 Edwards Rd, Cincinnati, OH
A steady crowd of professional 30-somethings filter into this Hyde Park favorite for half-pound patties and deep-fried Provolone.
8. White Castle
596 W 3RD St, Covington, KY
Fast-food burger chain inspires cult-like devotion for its steam-grilled, all-beef Slyders.
9. Wendy's Old Fashioned Hamburgers
8234 Colerain Ave, Cincinnati, OH
Square burgers, chicken sandwiches and creamy desserts served in a homey setting.
9996 Escort Dr, Mason, OH
Build a seriously hefty hamburger at this fast food joint with a diner-like atmosphere.