The Local Burger Hall of Fame

We’ll mention these tasty legends even though we don’t have to

The Dispensary Lounge’s legendary steak burger.

Burger Bar This really is the gourmet burger joint that started it all. Next trip, try the merguez-style spicy lamb burger. Mandalay Place, 702-632-9364.

Fukuburger Asian-inspired, a little bit dirty, deliciously memorable—just like Vegas. Can’t go wrong with the ultra-rich Tamago Burger. Find the truck at

Dispensary Lounge A classically weird watering hole with an undeniably perfect meal. Until you’ve had Dispensary’s Steak Burger, your local eating checklist is incomplete. 2451 E. Tropicana Ave., 702-458-6343.

Bachi Burger Truly a locals’ favorite, with flavor to spare. Check out the foie gras- and poached pear-topped Shogun Burger. Three locations,

Fat Choy This gem is best-known for bao, rice and noodles, but its namesake burger boasts short ribs, bacon, a fried egg, cheddar cheese and roasted tomato. Do. Not. Miss. Eureka Casino, 702-794-3464.

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