London's Best Burgers
Well bur-gger me. No food is more convenient, chomp-worthy, most-likely to result in mess and completely and utterly satisfying than a big ol' burger. The rise of said burger in London has been one of great acclaim. Who does it better? Is that candied bacon? Do you use caramelised onions? Are there pickles involved?! All of those questions are about to be answered for here lies our selection of London's best burger restaurants. Visit each and every one - we implore you. The best burger in London is in there somewhere...
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Last updated on 13th November 2017
There are plenty of places to eat burgers in London, but none so forward when it comes to their Americana theme as this. Join The Diner in The Strand for some of the best patties in the business from chicken bites down to heaving beef burgers.
Harbouring an undeniable passion for food, The Jones Family Project is a raging success on the London drinking and dining scene and comes into our top choices of where to eat a burger in London. Hot from their charcoal oven you'll be able to wrap your mitts around the Chuck Burger Topped With Slow Cooked Oxtail . Need we say more?
Knowing no bounds when it comes to the art of the burger in London, join Maxwell's for some of the biggest and best in the business. From donut buns to whopping patties, this American bar and restaurant know how it's done.
Queens isn’t just any old burger restaurant. While they supply delicious burgers courtesy of MEATliquor, they also have a great cocktail list, an ice-skating ring and 12 bowling alleys to make it that much better.
The Prince of Peckham is not just about drinking great craft beers and tasty cocktails in a fun, community pub. Get some food and you’ll be treated to a selection of Caribbean burgers from White Men Can’t Jerk.
Hungry for burgers and found yourself in the heart of Angel? Then there's only one thing for it, and that's Meat People. Join them for awesome bites and the best in meaty flavours as their fun restaurant promises patties piled high.
When it comes to some of the best chicken burgers in London, you'd be clucking mad to miss out on a trip to Absurd Bird in Soho. Known for their crispy bites and massive portions, sink your teeth into some of the very best right here.
Burgers. bloody marys and brunch - yep, the team behind Ben's Canteen in Earlsfield seem to offer everything you need to feel great. During the day, the kitchen plates up a variety of different brunch treats for guests to enjoy. After the sun goes down, the burgers steal the limelight. Each patty and bun combo has been paired with a particular wine to help accent certain flavours.
Find your way to Fulham and you could be onto quite the hidden gem when it comes to London burgers. Boasting an intimate menu of patties alongside quirky and nostalgic interiors, you're sure to find a favourite here.
Whether you're poorly, sad, happy or mad, there's only one thing that can keep you on the steady up, and that's some of the best London burgers around. Join Dirty Bones as they, as the name suggests, churn out some of the dirtiest burgers in the city, even boasting one with mac 'n' cheese should your gut take you there.
Sitting pretty and proud come the burgers from the city's most notorious bearded patty flipper - the Burger Bear. Nestled into the Magic Roundabout joint above Old Street station you'll find one of the bear's permanent vans making a strong contender for where to eat a burger in London. It's all in the bacon jam guys, BACON JAM.
If you want burgers in London that are loud and very proud, then you've come to the right. Some of the biggest in the city, these burgers come paried with some of the finest craft pints in the business.
Inspired by Great British produce and all served with their famous rosemary chips, Honest Burgers know how to knock up a decent bun. Head to their Soho outpost for delicious burgers topped with cheese and pulled pork, all washed down with tin-cup cocktails or ice cold beers.
No one does burgers quite like the Americans. So get yourself down to Porky’s, a Memphis-inspired BBQ hot-spot. Bringing everything from meaty ribs to pulled pork to, most importantly delicious burgers, they are all cooked on specially imported smokers to help them stew in their natural juices that extra bit more. Wash it all down with a compelling choice of cocktails, whiskeys and craft beers.
Despite being known for its mouthwatering selection of pizzas, Fire and Stone in Covent Garden now offers its guests a selection of delicious burgers. To complete the deal, the team behind the venue will be serving ice-cold cocktails and fine wines alongside their international dishes, making sure that everyone leaves with a beaming smile on their face.
Mac & Wild’s burgers are all sourced from Scottish beef, so you know you are getting the finest produce around. And they continue this highland spirit throughout the rest of the restaurant, delivering over 200 whiskies and hosting their very own Gun Room where you can even hunt in the Highlands.
It's one of the coolest places to stop for a drink in Camden, all owed to its riverside plot, but it's also one of the best for burgers. Giving you giant patties with international twists, head on over to Lockside for your burger fix.
Covering all ground from your basic Cheeseburger to a Chicken Buffalo Bill and even a Creole Bean offering for those veggies among the crowd, Blues Kitchen have proven themselves purveyors of patties when it comes to piling up some of London's best burgers. Check in for their monthly specials and experience the taste of America's deep south all up in your mouth.
Sally on down to Tooting and pop into Meat & Shake if you're hungry for all things patty. Notorious for their big plates and even bigger milkshakes, these guys are sure to cure any and all burger cravings.
With a burger called The Face Melter, is there any need to continue your hunt for London's best burger? No, I don't think so. Just look at it in all it's fried pickles, double meat dose, cheesy, sauce dripping mess. Good Lord Blues Kitchen in Camden have knocked up a real hero of a burger right there.
While the Big Easy are great at BBQ food and authentic fresh seafood, they offer huge, meaty slabs of burgers too. Get yourself one of their big patties and wash it all down with a selection of cocktails, wines and beers.
Hosting regular burger residencies, The Three Compasses in Dalston are proud of the patties they push out. Currently joined by Gone Burger, head on down for the best in giant bites and vegetarian options.
Manipulating the tastes and spirit of America's South, Joe's Southern Table and Bar is a top choice if you're on the hunt for London's best burger restaurant. Handing out buns of all shapes and sizes, you can have yours filled with juicy pulled pork, soft shell crab or just opt for the classic and never disappointing Joe's Burger dripping with state-side trimmings.