We've compiled a list of all the foods you love, and all the places you need to thank for them.
1. Louis' Lunch, New Haven, Conn.
There are competing claims for the coveted "Inventor of the Hamburger" title, but according to Louis' Lunch (and the Library of Congress, for that matter), this small New Haven restaurant takes the prize. The story goes something like this: One day in 1900, a rushed businessman asked owner Louis Lassen for something quick that he... READ ON