Danny Meyer’s international burger empire arrived in Buckhead Atlanta last fall. The secret is in the ShackSauce, an umami-rich glue that binds the soft, grilled bun with two loosely packed patties glossed over with American cheese. It’s so cheesy that it could pass for a grilled cheese sandwich. $7.69 double burger, $4.99 single burger, $2.90 fries. 3035 Peachtree Road, shakeshack.com
This article originally appeared in our January 2015 issue.