When first thinking New York, burgers are not often the first thing you think of, but it should be. While New York is home to some of the best restaurants in the world it’s also home to some of the best burgers as well. Here are some of our favorite picks for the best burgers in NYC in no particular order:
HB Burger is a member of the Heartland Brewery family of restaurants. At the Times Square location it is the only full-service burger-oriented restaurant in the area. The comfortable area has an appetizing menu with burgers such as the Free-Range Bison Burger and the Buffalo-Style Beef Burger with blue cheese and buffalo sauce. HB also has homemade sodas and house beers that compliment all of their burger varieties.
Burger Joint is a small hidden restaurant which allows you to fully enjoy the classic NY burger, fries, milkshakes, no complications. The restaurant has a hip vibe allowing you to eat a delicious burger surrounded by walls full of graffiti, which you can add your name too!
Although Shake Shack burgers are considered to be fast food, the quality burger exceeds expectations and keep tourists and locals coming back for more. The Shack Burger is known for it’s secret Shack Sauce and it’s simplicity. The small burgers, contain the greasiness, freshness, and the quick quality of a great burger at a great price. Also Shake Shack comes with signature shakes that change with your location (which gives you an excuse to go again and again)
The Spotted Pig:
The Spotted Pig does not have many burgers on the menu and instead goes for more upper class dining. But their Chargrilled Burger with Roquefort Cheese & Shoestring Fries is one of New York’s most popular burger. The sharp cheese and unique look gives it an original taste and an iconic spot.
Burger & Barrel:
Burger and Barrel features a variety of different and unique burgers. Located in the middle of SoHo, the atmosphere remains modern and contemporary. The most sought after “Bash Burger” has Caramelized onion and bacon jam, pickles, American cheese, and it’s very own special sauce. Burger and Barrel has tons of different burgers and other foods to satisfy your homestyle fancy meals.