Wait I thought it was Red Robin or was it Five Guys maybe I was just Smashburgered
Top 10 burger restaurants in the US
Port of Call
DMK Burger Bar
Chip’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers
FLIP burger boutique
Gordon Ramsay BurGR
Wednesday, Sept. 18, is National Cheeseburger Day. Sure, you can celebrate at a place with Golden Arches, by why not treat yourself to a great burger on this special day? May we suggest getting a cheeseburger at one of the top 10 burger restaurants in the U.S.? And don’t forget the French fries. Which reminds us, we have to mark our calendars for National French Fries Day next July 13.
146 Grand Ave.
Oakland, CA 94612
Trueburger in Oakland boasts “fast food done right,” with no preservatives, trans fats or additives, and an impressive cost-flavor ratio. Beef is ground fresh daily; burgers are cooked to order, with default toppings of garlic sauce, lettuce and tomato (pickles and onions optional).
2Port of CallPort of Call
838 Esplanade Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70116
You’re likely to find a line with people waiting for a table at Port of Call in New Orleans, but these burgers are worth the hassle.
3Short OrderShort Order
6333 W. Third St.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
The artisan burgers at Short Order in Los Angeles are made with humanely raised, organic, pastured, grass-fed, antibiotic-hormone-GMOs-free beef. Bonus: cocktails!
4Burger JointBurger Joint
Le Parker Meridien New York
119 W. 56th St.
New York, NY 10019
Even people who stay in the swank Le Parker Meridien New York like a good ol’ burger once in a while, so hidden behind a curtain in a corner of the lobby is Burger Joint, a secret snack bar serving all those naughty cravings.
5DMK Burger BarDMK Burger Bar
2954 N. Sheffield Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657
Head to DMK Burger Bar in Chicago for the chef-driven, grass-fed beef burgers, particularly the flavor-forward chile, egg, bacon and jack take.
6Carl’s Drive InniStock
9033 Manchester Rd.
Brentwood, MO 63144
Longtime fans know to call ahead and get a burger to go, because by one o’clock on Saturday afternoons, Carl’s Drive Inn is crammed with folks with frosty mugs of root beer, waiting for flat-grilled, crisp-edged hamburgers.
7Chip’s Old Fashioned HamburgersChip’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers
4530 Lovers Lane
Dallas, TX 75225
The main attraction at Chip’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers is the big, juicy burger topped with mayo, mustard, pickles, lettuce, tomatoes and onion, served on a poppy seed bun — get plenty of extra napkins.
8FLIP burger boutiqueFLIP burger boutique
1587 Howell Mill Rd. NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
A most experimental, out-of-the-box chef, Richard Blais approaches the American two-hander at FLIP burger boutique with a classic “Blaisian” sense of humor. Our favorite may well be the rBQ, which is Blais’s riff on Southern barbecue, complete with coleslaw.
9Gordon Ramsay BurGRGordon Ramsay BurGR
Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino
3667 Las Vegas Blvd. S.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
BurGR’s moniker accentuates the initials of Gordon Ramsay, who makes his Vegas gourmet burger restaurant debut just steps from the Planet Hollywood Strip entrance. Try the Hell’s Kitchen, with asadero cheese, roasted jalapeño, avocado and roasted tomato.
10Le TubLe Tub
1100 N. Ocean Dr.
Hollywood, FL 33019
This modern-day sailor’s joint serves up meaty burgers in an eclectic atmosphere. Dust-and-brine-covered patron pictures, license plates, fishing nets and ladies’ underwear decorate the inside, while old bathtubs and toilets sit at the entrance.
- From Fox News