Best Burgers In Edinburgh
They say a balanced diet is having a burger in both hands, and we think there's something in that. Nothing beats a good patty and bun, with melted cheese, crispy bacon and all the other goodies that come with it. The capital is full of places that sling out various versions of these meaty extravaganzas, from signature stacks with 'nduja through to melt-in-the-mouth wagyu wonders. If you're out and about and need a helping hand figuring out where to chow down, here are the best burgers in Edinburgh.
Over on Market Street, Belushi's are the heroes of hungry tums, with a flippin' delicious menu on offer. Highlights include the firecracker, made of spicy chorizo and jalapenos, as well as the blue sizzle, which sees piquillo red peppers mingling with saucy stilton and smoky bacon.
BrewDog is simply bonkers for burgers, stuffing buns with sumptuous patties made from a mix of chuck and brisket. The size of the stacks is verging on beastly, but if that isn't enough then you can order a side of wings or fries to fill the remaining void.
Burgers and beers in Edinburgh go hand in hand, with The Last Drop serving up some of the best around. The Grassmarket pub dishes out hefty stacks of meaty goodness, with the option to add bacon, onion rings or even a buttermilk chicken breast.
On the hunt for burger restaurants on George Street? Slug and Lettuce have a signature flip that goes beyond the usual meat-on-bread combo. Introducing the S&L, a triumph of beef mince topped with streaky bacon, cheese, onion, mushrooms and a cheeky splodge of 'nduja paste.
At Angels Share in Edinburgh, it's hard not to notice how chic the hotel restaurant and bar is. But equally decadent? The venue's burgers are absolutely top-notch; choose from classic beef, chicken tikka or plant-based patties and pair your meal with delicious craft beer.