All the essential New York City spots where you should eat a charred patty between two buns.
September 12, 2023
31 spots to get a great burger for takeout or delivery tonight.
January 4, 2022
16 places to go when you don’t necessarily want to talk to anyone, but you do want to eat a very good burger.
March 5, 2019
South Street Seaport
This sceney spot in the East Village is famous for its veggie burgers, but we're more obsessed with the side dishes and desserts.
September 22, 2023
At Paul’s Daughter, a counter-service spot on the Coney Island boardwalk, you can get everything from lobster rolls to soft serve.
July 18, 2023
For golden-brown onion rings, spiral-cut fries, and the best $7 burger in the city, head to this retro counter-service spot in Hell’s Kitchen.
June 30, 2023
Embrace your inner child and prioritize the burgers and dairy dips at Mister Dips at the South Street Seaport.
April 24, 2023
You'll want the Juicy Lucy and the cheesesteak at this tiny spot in the East Village, so get both—even if it means coming by yourself and taking home leftovers.
January 19, 2023
This Irish pub in Woodside has been around since 1966. They've got stories for days and one of the best burgers in the city.
December 2, 2022
Burger by Day is a counter-service spot in Chinatown that has some of the best smashburgers and fried chicken sandwiches in the city.
November 17, 2022
Open since the '90s, Mo's Burgers is a Harlem food truck where you can get a burger for $2.50 and a fantastic lemonade to go along with it.
September 27, 2022
Burger Joint is behind a red velvet curtain inside a Midtown hotel. The burgers here used to be worth the wait. They’re not anymore.
September 6, 2022
Next Level Burger serves deeply satisfying vegan junk food in Downtown Brooklyn.
August 15, 2022
At Happy Jack's in Rockaway Park, the burgers are big and chunky and come on anything from a pretzel bun to a quesadilla.
June 22, 2022
Keep Sag Harbor's LT Burger in your back pocket for the time you’re craving a burger, but don’t want to cook one on your own.
June 3, 2022
Bronson's Burgers ignores the trend of smash patties. Instead, this Nolita spot offers tasty burgers that are tall, juicy, and highly customizable.
May 18, 2022
Lower East Side
Mighties is a burger spot in The Market Line on the LES that's never too busy. They use high-quality, grass-fed meat that's outrageously beefy in all the right ways.
If you're looking for a vegan spot that's relatively affordable and has a lot of variety, you'll love Beatnic.
May 17, 2022
Morgenstern's in Greenwich Village is an ice cream shop that also serves some savory items. Stick with their burgers and unique varieties of ice cream.
PLNT Burger is a chain serving plant-based food, and it's ideal for any vegans who don't have a lot of time to eat.
7th Street Burger in the East Village always draws a crowd, and their burgers are worth the wait.
April 22, 2022
4 Charles Prime Rib is an underground West Village steakhouse that should be approached with reckless intent. This is not a place to eat a salad.
January 14, 2022
BK Jani is a counter-service place in Williamsburg serving meat-heavy Pakistani street food that you’ll think about when you’re in bed late at night.
Emily in Clinton Hill still makes excellent pizza and burgers, just don’t expect it to be the exciting restaurant it was when it opened in 2014.
Harlem Shake is a Harlem staple.
The original Au Cheval in Chicago makes one of our all-time favorite burgers, and the location in Tribeca serves a damn good one as well.
Hudson Malone is a rare Midtown East pub where you can eat good food and watch sports on TV at the very same time.