A flattish soft bread roll, often topped with sesame seeds, designed to be filled with a hamburger.
- Eyes get big and smiles grow wide when a stony shell yields a glistening gray oyster large enough to fill a hamburger bun.
- At 12 o'clock is a plain toasted hamburger bun - perhaps the second most common bread served with southeastern barbeque, after white bread.
- The Jamaican patty is served wrapped in coco bread, which is like an oversize, slightly sweet hamburger bun.
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Syllabification: ham·burg·er bun
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