Is there anything more American and more delicious than a juicy, perfectly grilled burger? Nobody does it better than the U.S.A. when it comes to this culinary classic, and these restaurants across the States have a burger that’s a cut above the rest. See if your favorite spot made the list.
1. Jiffy Burger
815 E. Highway 36, Smith Center, Kansas
Jiffy Burger is the place to go for a delicious hamburger when you’re in the Smith Center area. The burgers are filled with all the ingredients that make the burger even more delicious like lettuce, tomato, melty cheese and crispy bacon. The restaurant is also known for its seasoned fries and soft-serve ice cream, which is the perfect sweet treat to complete your burger meal.
1806 W. Dallas Ave., Selma, Alabama
Jack’s has been a local staple since 1960 and the burgers are some of the best in Selma. In addition to a juicy burger with all the fixings, you can also order a crispy chicken sandwich or grab a few of the restaurant’s famous butter biscuits. You can also enjoy a serving of wings at the burger eatery and finish off your meal with a hand-spun shake.
3. Grindhouse Killer Burgers
1842 Piedmont Ave., Atlanta, Georgia
Grindhouse is one of the best places to get a burger in Midtown Atlanta. You can order a double or junior burger with all the veggies and cheeses you prefer, or you can purchase an Impossible Burger– a plant-based burger that is delicious enough to fool even the most devoted carnivore. Grindhouse also has tasty appetizers like fried green tomatoes, fried pickles, or sweet potato kettle chips.
4. Farm Burger Buckhead
3365 Piedmont Ave., Atlanta, Georgia
If you’re in North Atlanta, check out Farm Burger, one of the best burgers spots in America. The quality beef and salty bacon make these burgers one of a kind. You can also enjoy a tasty salad with fresh greens, dried fruit, and avocado, or you can pair your burger with a side of loaded fries topped with cheese and jalapeños.
5. Burger Bach
737 9th St., Durham, North Carolina
Burger Bach is near Duke University so it’s popular among the local students. After you visit this North Carolina eatery, you’ll see why. All the food is unprocessed and made from natural ingredients. In addition to the basic burger, you can enjoy the chicken sandwich, lamb burger, or tasty salads like the mixed greens salad or the fruit and nuts salad.
6. Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar
3300 Village Market Pl., Morissville, North Carolina
When you’re in Morissville, don’t forget to check out Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar. This eatery has high-quality beef served to your liking on a soft bun topped with fresh veggies and fried onion. This burger joint is popular for its tater tots, and one of the favorite burgers among the locals is the Carnitas burger.
7. Mountain Burger
2636 W. Highway 24, Florissant, Colorado
This Colorado burger joint has a relaxed atmosphere and some of the tastiest burgers in Florissant. The burgers are huge, so you’re sure to be full and satisfied, and the fries are just as delicious as the main course. You can also enjoy a Frito pie or a pulled pork sandwich, and the frozen desserts are the perfect finishing touch to your meal.
8. South Park Saloon
24 N. Main St., Alma, Colorado
If you’re looking for a burger joint that offers a variety of fresh veggies to go with your sandwich, South Park Saloon is the place. In addition to crispy lettuce and tomatoes, you can also top your burger with fresh mushrooms and bell pepper. The crispy onion rings are a huge hit as well. The eatery also has live music so you can hear the local talent while you enjoy your meal.
9. Red Onion
16966 Road 26, Madera, California
Whether you want a super burger, a super double, a chili cheeseburger, or even a veggie burger, you can find the meal to satisfy your burger fix at Red Onion. The casual eatery also serves Philly cheesesteaks, fish sandwiches, and grilled chicken sandwiches that are just as impressive as their burgers.
10. Robert’s Frosty Restaurant
35297 Highway 41, Coarsegold, California
As the name suggests, this restaurant is known for its delicious frosties. But the eatery is also one of the best places in Coarsegold to get a tasty burger. The classic bacon cheeseburger is a favorite among diners, and the lightly breaded onion rings are pretty impressive, too. Robert’s Frosty Restaurant also serves tasty Mexican food and delicious soft-serve ice cream.
11. Umami Burger
4655 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles, California
Umami Burger is one of the best burger spots in America and has a variety of entrees to choose from. The truffle burger is one of the favorites among diners, and the eatery also offers the crispy Diablo burger if you want your meal to have a little spice. Complete your meal with an order of sweet potato fries, and you can also try the Impossible burger if you want a meat-free meal.
12. Burger Station
2700 N. Florida Ave., Hernando, Florida
A tasty burger with fresh veggies and melty cheese is what you can expect when you visit Burger Station. The restaurant also offers delicious fries and onion rings, and you can choose decadent ingredients like blue cheese and cherry-smoked bacon to top your burger. Burger Station also offers ice cream for a simple and indulgent dessert.
13. Bobby’s Burger Palace
3710 US Highway 9, Freehold, New Jersey
A giant burger with a fresh pickle on the side is part of what makes Bobby’s Burger Palace unique. You can also order a burger topped with an over-easy egg and bacon or add purple cabbage to your burger. The restaurant also offers delicious fries topped with fresh herbs, bacon, cheese, and green onions, or you can order a side of guac to go with your burger or fries.
14. The Company Burger
4600 Freret St., New Orleans, Louisiana
This popular burger joint offers classic hamburgers and cheeseburgers, as well as pickles that are made in-house. You can also add bacon or a fried egg to your burger. Tasty sides include onion rings made from red onions or hand-cut company fries. You can also complete your meal with a cocktail to make your time at the restaurant even more enjoyable.
15. Iron Horse Brew Pub
501 N. Higgins Ave., Missoula, Montana
This pub-style restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy a burger with friends. The steakhouse burger with avocado and a fresh side salad is a favorite with diners, or you can order a steak dinner, ahi tuna, or a classic BLT with crispy fries. The restaurant also serves a few Mexican dishes as well, so there’s something for everyone.
83 Baxter St., New York, NY
This Chinatown eatery has some of the most delicious burgers in New York. The beef patties are made from quality meat and marinated and savory spices. The Breakroom burger is a favorite and is topped with a runny egg, crispy pork belly, and fried onion. Enjoy your burger with chili cheese fries or opt for a classic hot dog topped with slaw.
17. Superiority Burger
430 E 9th St, New York, NY 10009
If you’re in the mood for a veggie burger while you’re in New York, check out Superiority Burger. The eatery offers the Superiority Burger which is topped with Muenster cheese, dill pickle, lettuce, and tomato. You can make any of the veggie burgers vegan and you can select a colorful salad to go with your burger.
18. 5-8 Club
5800 Cedar Ave. S., Minneapolis, Minnesota
The Juicy Lucy is the most popular item on the menu at 5-8 Club. You can also enjoy the blue cheeseburger, the mushroom Swiss burger, or the burger supreme with barbecue sauce, pepper jack cheese, and bacon. Items like crispy fries and onion strings are popular at the eatery as well.
19. The Backyard
244 W. Harrison Ave., New Orleans, Louisiana
The classic burger at The Backyard is filled with juicy beef, melty cheese, lettuce, and tomato. You can also opt for the chicken burger or the brisket burger with fresh pickles. If you want an appetizer before your burger arrives, try the homemade pimento cheese dip or smoked tuna dip.
20. Wayback Burgers
152 State Route 73, Unit C, Voorhees, New Jersey
If you can’t decide between a burger and a Philly cheesesteak, check out Wayback Burgers. You’ll find burgers that are a few feet tall, as well as Phillies filled with all the ingredients you enjoy in a traditional burger. Or, you can try the brisket nachos topped with jalapeños and fresh onions.
21. The Cove Pub and Grub
1242 S. Cove Camp Pt., Inverness, Florida
If you’re visiting Inverness and have a craving for a classic burger, you definitely want to check out The Cove Pub and Grub. The crispy seasoned fries are also a hit, and you can complete your burger with all the fresh veggies you want. The Cove is also one of the best places for chicken wings and there are several brews to choose from as well.
22. Burger 21
1601 Town Center Dr., Lakeland, Florida
This popular burger joint has several tasty options to choose from, whether you choose a beef burger with barbecue sauce and bacon, a chicken burger with buffalo sauce, or a turkey burger with sun-dried tomato aioli, you’re sure to be satisfied. Don’t forget to end your meal with a delicious shake in flavors like cookies and cream, bananas foster, chocolate, or strawberry.
23. Hamburger Mary’s
28910 US Highway 19 N., Clearwater, Florida
This burger restaurant in Clearwater is one of the best in the area and you can choose from the “Barbara Q” bacon burger or the Big Kahuna burger with teriyaki sauce. Hamburger Mary’s also offers sliders, mozzarella sticks, or crispy-fried chicken tenders. You can also pair your burger with loaded fries or sweet potato waffle fries.
24. Stout Burgers & Beers
1544 N. Cahuenga Blvd., Los Angeles, California
This upscale burger joint offers burgers that are succulent and made from simple ingredients. You can order your burger with peppers, onions, and pickles, and you can opt for a kale quinoa salad to go with your sandwich. The restaurant is also known for its tasty bread pudding, which makes a delicious dessert.
25. Dino’s Burgers
2817 N. Main St., Los Angeles, California
Dino’s Burgers has a variety of tasty burgers made from quality beef, and you can top your burger with delicious ingredients like bacon and avocado. The burger combos come with crispy fries and a medium drink. You can also order the satisfying chicken dinner with seasoned rice or opt for a few tacos made from fresh ingredients.