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Show your support for the Chicago Marathon and to the runners participating for Maggie Cabela.

Maggie Cabela was diagnosed with a malignant sinus tumor earlier this year. Shortly after, six of her family members and friends signed up to run the Chicago Marathon in her honor and for the American Brain Tumor Association. Maggie is a fighter and is kicking major butt through treatment, and her friends, Maggie’s Mob, are running hundreds of miles in preparation for the marathon.

Back Alley Burger wants to help. We have teamed up with Maggie’s Mob in an effort to raise money and spread the word. On Thursday, September 15th, mention Maggie’s Mob when ordering at Back Alley Burger and we will donate 10% of your purchase to the...

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1.) Hamburgers weren’t really much popular until its introduction at St. Louis World’s fair held in year 1904. (Facts Legend)

2.) In America alone, 50 billion burgers are eaten in one single year! (Facts Legend)

3.) In Wisconsin’s Seymour, there is something known as Hamburger Hall of Fame!(Facts Legend)

4.) If all Hamburgers eaten by Americans in a year are arranged in a straight line, it would circle our Earth 32 times or more!(Facts Legend)

5.) Many US cities claim to have invented this interesting food but it is widely believed that it was invented in 1900 in New Haven, Connecticut.(Facts Legend)

6.) 1. One of the most expensive burgers available in the US is served at the Fleur de Lys in Las Vegas. The FleurBurger...

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Back Alley Burger is honored to be mentioned in the Chicago Tribune featuring our "Most Insane-est Hottest Burger Ever-est." What better month to conquer this delicious, burning beast than May. It's National Burger Month! Learn the history behind BAB's "Most Insane-est Hottest Burger Ever-est" and get the details on all the ingredients that make up this fiery creation.


"It's National Burger Month, and from the bun to the fixings to the meat patty, chefs are putting new spins on America's favorite picnic food. Take your lead from these chefs, and build your best burger ever this summer.

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Our Locations

Back Alley Burger- Elmhurst

609 West Saint Charles Road,

Elmhurst, IL 60126

Phone. 630-516-1755

Back Alley Burger- LaGrange

1 South La Grange Road,

La Grange, IL 60525

Phone. 708-482-7909

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