There's something about chowing down on a nice, juicy burger that just hits a bit differently. Several Iowa burger joints have been recognized by the Food Network in an annual list.

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Every year, the Food Network puts together a list of the 100+ Best Burgers in America. From pork rolls to Black Angus, these different burgers really do satisfy the cravings of each and every burger-loving person out there!

This year, multiple Midwest restaurants are featured on this list. Two of these eateries are actually located right here in Iowa!

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Here is the full list of burger joints featured on the list:

  • Beer Belly, Los Angeles

  • June's All Day, Austin, Texas

  • The Smith, Washington, D.C.

  • Miznon at Chelsea Market, New York

  • Pincho Factory, Miami

  • Dis & Dem, Hattiesburg, Mississippi

  • Datz's, Tampa, Florida

  • Zombie Burger and Drink Lab, Des Moines, Iowa

  • The Hatch Rotisserie & Bar, Paso Robles, California
  • Simon & the Whale, New York

  •  Compere Lapin, New Orleans

  • Zuni Cafe, San Francisco

  • Hog & Hominy, Memphis, Tennessee

  • Sac-A-Lait, New Orleans

  • The Copper Onion, Salt Lake City

  • Butcher & Bee, Nashville, Tennessee

  • DB Bistro Moderne, New York

  • The Pickled Pig Pub, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware

  • Burgers and Things, Honolulu, Hawaii

  • The Hollywood Cafe, Robinsonville, Mississippi

  • The Raven, Bigfork, Montana

  • Ramen Shack, Queens, New York

  • Gott's Roadside, St. Helena, California

  • Beer Bar, Salt Lake City

  • Odd Duck, Austin, Texas

  • Cypress Street Pint and Plate, Atlanta

  • Shake Shack, Multiple Locations

  • Firehouse Brewing, Rapid City, South Dakota

  • Du-par's Restaurant & Bakery, Los Angeles

  • Henry's Majestic, Dallas

  • Parker at the Fontaine, Kansas City, Missouri

  • Haystack Burgers & Barley, Richardson, Texas

  • Revolucion Taqueria & Cantina, Oklahoma City

  • Hugh-Baby's BBQ & Burger Shop, Nashville, Tennessee

  • Grey Ghost, Detroit

  • Lonesome Dove Western Bistro, Fort Worth, Texas

  • Belcampo Meat Co., Larkspur, California

  • 6Smith, Minneapolis

  • In-N-Out, Multiple Locations

  • 49th State Brewery, Anchorage, Alaska

  • Matt's Place Drive-In, Butte, Montana

  • Ted's Restaurant, Meriden, Connecticut

  • Shady Glen, Manchester, Connecticut

  • The Burger Stand, Topeka, Kansas

  • Dyer's, Memphis, Tennessee

  • Carl's Drive-In, Brentwood, Missouri

  • My Brother's Bar, Denver

  • Block 16, Omaha, Nebraska

  • Johnson's Drive-In, Siler City, North Carolina

  • Kroll's East, Green Bay, Wisconsin

  • Pint and Jigger, Honolulu

  • Main Street Meats, Chattanooga, Tennessee

  • Emily, Brooklyn, New York

  • The Stand, Phoenix

  • Cherry Cricket, Denver

  • RPM Steak, Chicago

  • The Grill at Torrey Pines, La Jolla, California

  • Au Cheval, Chicago

  • The Blue Duck Sandwich Co., Philadelphia

  • Hay Merchant, Houston

  • Pie 'n Burger, Pasadena, California

  • Minetta Tavern, New York

  • Father’s Office, Los Angeles

  • Counter Cafe, Austin, Texas

  • Bru Burger Bar, Indianapolis

  • Chez Fonfon, Birmingham, Alabama

  • B Spot Burgers, Cleveland and More

  • Yakuza Lounge, Portland, Oregon

  • Husk, Charleston, South Carolina

  • Rhubarb, Asheville, North Carolina

  • The Company Burger, New Orleans

  • Broken Shaker, Chicago

  • Brindle Room, New York

  • Charm City Burger, Deerfield Beach, Florida

  • Bowery Meat Co., New York

  • Kush, Miami

  • Garden District, Washington, D.C.

  • Sid’s Diner, El Reno, Oklahoma

  • The Local Craft Food & Drink, Miami

  • Mission, Newport, Rhode Island

  • Cowgirl BBQ, Santa Fe, New Mexico

  • Owen & Engine, Chicago

  • J.L. Beers, Fargo, North Dakota, and More

  • Villedge, Greenville, North Carolina

  • Burger Bob’s, Bozeman, Montana

  • BRGR Kitchen + Bar, Kansas City, Missouri, and More

  • Green Dot Stables, Detroit

  • Paradox Grille, Gateway Canyons, Colorado

  • Mission Bowling Club, San Francisco

  • Saison, Richmond, Virginia

  • Jake’s Burgers, Brookfield, Wisconsin

  • The Local Restaurant and Bar, Jackson Hole, Wyoming

  • Nosh Kitchen, Portland, Maine

  • Swinery Meats, Seattle

  • Tony’s Burgers, Cathedral City, California

  • Burger Bar, Roy, Utah

  • Bachi Burger, Las Vegas

  • High Life Lounge, Des Moines, Iowa

  • Game, Louisville, Kentucky

  • Gabby’s, Nashville, Tennessee

  • Hawkins House of Burgers, Los Angeles

  • Cotham’s in the City, Little Rock, Arkansas 

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