Looking for the best burger in America? It is hard to beat a mouthwatering, melt in your mouth burger. One that has been seasoned and grilled to perfection and topped with flavorful cheese and dressed with your all time favorite fixings. Whether those are crisp lettuce and juicy tomato slices or crunchy pickles and onions, we usually each have our idea of the perfect burger.
Here, we have struggled through our differences of opinion to bring you the most regionally acclaimed burgers we could find in America. To make our top burger list, these burgers had to consistently receive top marks taste test after taste test! This was research we didn’t mind doing, these burgers also were liked by the widest palette of tastes. So give our burger list for America a try. If you find a better burger in America let us know and we will make sure to try it out and weigh it against the competitors.
Also, we would love to hear what you think the best burger is to you, what qualities do you think are most essential? Or do you know of a burger joint that is the best kept secret in America and you want to share your love with the nation? We want to hear it, what you have to say is important to us!
Park City, UT
Good Thymes Bistro is all about comfort food with a southern twist, as well as casual dining with high quality food and low low prices too. Good Thymes Bistro specializes in serving Chicken Pot Pies, BBQ Ribs, burgers, and even meatloaf.
At Joe’s Burgers, your burger doesn’t hit the grill until you place your order, so you’re always delivered a fresh, hot-off-the-grill burger. Fries are also cooked to order, not left lingering under a heat lamp. They source locally when possible and our service ware is compostable and biodegradable. Their patties are 100% Oregon natural beef raised on a vegetarian diet. Their hot dogs are made fresh, and with natural casings, yielding that “snap” that only a quality dog provides.
San Francisco, CA
Barney’s Gourmet Hamburgers offers a selection of burgers which are all made up of only the finest and freshest ingredients. The burger joint is also known for using or adding no preservatives. Barney’s Gourmet Hamburgers also offers a wide selection of vegetarian burgers, such as the Portobello, the Garden, and the Wildwood Organic Tofu burgers.
Fat Mo’s is proud of using 100% pure ground beef and they prepare these fresh to order. Fat Mo’s was founded by Mo and Shiva Karimy in 1991 and has been recognized as the No. 1 Cheese burger several times in different media too.
In addition to offering beef burgers, Be Right Burger’s menu also offers turkey, veggie, and other types of burgers. All of these are made fresh to order and topped with the customer’s choice of gourmet sauces and toppings.
Fast Eddie’s Bon-Air started as a drinking establishment in 1921. They have now added grilled burgers, shish-kabobs, bratwurst, and boiled shrimp to their selection. Also, the restaurant is now twice the size as it was before.
Midway Oh Boy has been serving the area for more than 55 years already. In addition to burgers, the restaurant also offers specials like homemade Chicken Paprikas on Monday, as well as delicious Cabbage Rolls on Sundays and Tuesdays.
Panini Pete’s Cafe and Bakeshop in Fairhope, Alabama opened in February 2006 and has been featured on the Food Network’s Diners Drive Ins and Dives, as well as Sweet Home Alabama on CMT, and Guys Big Bite. Featuring an interesting array of burgers including La Grand Fromage that boasts four types of cheese including house-made mozzarella. They are also known for their hot beignets. Of course, as the name suggests they also have a healthy variety of panini’s on the menu, even a panini burger!
Richwines Burgerville is a local family owned Drive-in restaurant that has been in business for over 50 years already. The restaurant is popular because of its offered 100% bull hamburger, which is hand ground, fresh on the premises, and hand pressed daily.
All of their burgers are half-pound certified Black Angus, which are lightly seasoned, grilled to order, and served on a toasted Kaiser roll. Farmhouse Tavern also has an extensive list of imported, crafted, and domestic beer.