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10 of the best places to go in Northampton for National Burger Day

What better excuse to have your favourite meat, cheese, vegetables or pretty much anything stuffed in a bun in Northampton than on National Burger Day tomorrow (Thursday, August 22).

We know there are loads more, but here are just ten of the best places in and around town to enjoy a burger, from the all-time classics to vegan trendsetters - in no particular order.

Hops & Chops may pride itself on its steaks, but the burgers are just as beloved. Only three to choose from - beef and cheese, tandoori chicken and vegan - but what more do you need?

1. Hops & Chops, Kent Road, Upton

Hops & Chops may pride itself on its steaks, but the burgers are just as beloved. Only three to choose from - beef and cheese, tandoori chicken and vegan - but what more do you need?
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You can't mention burgers and Northampton without including Buddies. The US diner has loads to choose from, with an extensive 'make your own' option.

2. Buddies USA, multiple sites, Northampton

You can't mention burgers and Northampton without including Buddies. The US diner has loads to choose from, with an extensive 'make your own' option.
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Firejacks is a relatively new addition to the town but has been an instant hit with all the burgers and all the sauces.

3. Firejacks, Walter Tull Way, Sixfields

Firejacks is a relatively new addition to the town but has been an instant hit with all the burgers and all the sauces.
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Midwest has been serving top-quality burgers way before they were all over Instagram. The American-style eatery was apparently ahead of its time when it opened in 1979, using a gas-flamed charbroiler 'to accentuate the authentic flavour' of their beefburgers.

4. Midwest, Wellingborough Road, Northampton

Midwest has been serving top-quality burgers way before they were all over Instagram. The American-style eatery was apparently ahead of its time when it opened in 1979, using a gas-flamed charbroiler 'to accentuate the authentic flavour' of their beefburgers.
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