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Burgers & Hots

Rochester’s food scene has a long history that ties back to ground rounds (burgers) and hots (hotdogs) that date back to the 1940s with restaurants along the shores of Lake Ontario. With a nod to our gastro roots, many modern restaurateurs have elevated the standard burger or hotdog with gourmet options. Search the listings below to find our favorite spots to grab a burger or hot when you visit Rochester, NY.