The 50 Best Burgers In Australia
While great food comes in many shapes and sizes, there are very few dishes that can top a good burger. And, the best burgers in Australia are some of the juiciest, tastiest, most well-prepared burgers you’ll ever eat.
It’s not news that Australia is absolutely full of some of the tastiest, juiciest and most mouthwatering burgers in the world, but what is news is that the official Top 50 best burgers in the whole country have been announced.
Big 7 Travel has been trawling through Oz and picked the 50 very best burgers you can get Down Under. All you have to do now is work your own way through them…
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It’s all about the quality of the ingredients here, with their beef patties and fried chicken made from scratch, while they bake the buns fresh every morning. Droolworthy stuff.
Their burgers come in all shapes and sizes but when it comes to creativity nobody can top their combinations. Every burger looks like a work of art – layers of high quality toppings are sculpted into the most beautiful, tasty burgers.
Churburger have four locations in Sydney (including a food truck) and one in Melbourne, so you won’t have to go without your fix. Their burgers are big on flavours with some amazing relishes and toppings to melt in your mouth.
This is a great casual restaurant where the vibes are good; the perfect place to come with a few mates and share a few burgers, beers or wines. The food is spectacular, with the burgers in particular juicy and delicious.
Andrew’s Hamburgers has two locations in Melbourne and some of the biggest and tastiest burgers you’ll ever come across. It get special marks for its huge range of drinks, including unusual Colas and some superb shakes.
They focus on big flavoursome burgers served up with a selection of great craft beers that are always ice cold. As combinations go, you couldn’t really ask for more than that. Good luck getting these bad boy burgers into your mouth in one go…
Sitting out at Lola’s Pergola, eating a burger with a cold beer to counter that local heat, is one of life’s great pleasures. The burgers are so big you might need to get the knife and fork out at some stage!
Rockwell and Sons have a compact burger menu, which means they focus on pure quality over quantity. Throw in some really great homemade sodas and a decent beer selection and it’s the sort of place you’ll want to hang out for hours with your mates.
This two-floor restaurant serves up an extensive menu of great casual food and although it’s all superb, you’d be foolish not to go for the burger. Get onion rings on the side with fries and one of their famous cocktails and you are onto an absolute winner.
The Burger Rebellion is a small, independent gourmet burger joint in Port Macquarie, created and lead by the friendly Matt and Bec Conway. They pour their heart and soul into the place and every single burger that leaves that kitchen is absolutely divine.
Opened in October 2017, Good Thanks is, as they say themselves, a “celebration of all things weird, peddling a finely curated mix delicious food, alcohol, music and skullduggery”. Sample their great selection of beers to go along with the world class burgers.
A great selection of toppings and extras mean you can literally make 100s of combinations to suit your own personal taste here. Great fries and ice cold beers only add to the perfection.
A proper dive bar with really great cocktails, super friendly staff and a great vibe. That’s all well and good, but it’s when the burger comes out that you know what the place is really all about. Pure lip-smacking stuff.
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Their extensive menu has been carefully constructed to cater for all needs, from children’s meals to gluten free. They also have a huge focus on sourcing all their produce locally, so you can chow down in the knowledge you’re eating sustainably.
Cape Grim 100% grass fed beef is the real star of the show here. The Burger Project also has a focus on doing outside catering, so their burgers really could show up anywhere in the city – and that’s a very good thing.
To say that the portions here are big would be the understatement of the year. Chuck Wagon is the place to come and have any sort of cheat meal you fancy to really treat yourself. Managing to get the whole burger into your mouth would be a good start.
This epic spot is an east-coast-inspired burger-and-bar diner serving up Melbourne’s tastiest burgers alongside signature spiked shakes, cocktails and desserts. Expect incredibly juicy meat and ounces of oozing cheese.
While Burgastronomy have lots of juicy chicken burgers and other items to tempt you with, the classic beef burger with a side of their divine sweet potato fries would be the best way to begin your love affair here.
Go big or go home at Hoodburger – these guys do seriously meaty beauties that will leave you stuffed for a week after. But hey, when they taste this good, who cares? Try a peanut butter and jelly cheeseburger or a triple burger with cheese and keep an eye out for their Test Kitchen Tuesdays, where they feature a creative new burger.
Hubert is a French restaurant located in the heart of downtown Sydney; while the menu is extensive, the real hidden gem is the burger. Whatever you do, don’t get distracted and order anything else. Perfect in every way imaginable.
The team behind Burger Head went on a mission to find the best burger in the city before deciding that they would try and make it themselves. The result? Seriously top-end grub that is every bit as good as a Michelin star meal.
Jack Green dishes out a hearty menu of big burgers or small sliders that you can mix and match served with thick cut fries and perfectly cold beers. Perfection, really.
Show us a cooler spot in any city in the world and we just won’t believe you. The burgers being served five stories above the ground in train carriages is one thing, but add in how good they taste and you’ll be blown away by the experience from start to finish.
Betty’s Burgers has locations all across the state and is always a fun place to come and eat. It’s super kid friendly and just keep in mind that once you’ve had the burger you’ll be hard pressed not to try their killer desserts.
Boneshaker is a beautifully designed restaurant that’s light and airy. Their menu is absolutely massive, with something to suit everybody and the quality and standard never varies so you know exactly what you are getting each time – which is perfection.
If you walk past a place and it is always as busy as this is then you know that’s a good sign. Epic burgers combined with some of the best shakes you’ll ever taste. You won’t be able to resist making a detour here every time you’re in the area.
The Bottle of Milk is simple restaurant in Victoria that does all the basics so, so well. They focus on American food and have great staff that make the whole experience so enjoyable. Well, that and the big juicy burger.
They only do one type of burger here, but Oh Boy do they do it well. You can choose between a single or a double and they come cooked to perfection. The curly fries on the side are also a delight.
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Located in Darlinghurst, this super chilled local spot is loved by locals. Their menu is short in length but massively high on quality. The Bloody Mary burger is insanely tasty and something you’ll be thinking about for the rest of the week after eating it.
This spot is nestled amongst the hustle and bustle of sunny suburb, Glenhaven and they keep their menu simple, delicious and with a minimum amount of unnecessary fuss. Simple perfection.
There’s several locations around the city, and they’re all the perfect spot to come if you’re in a group and you want to mix things up a bit with the food. Burger and a few wings in one sitting isn’t too much, is it?
Huxtaburger is one of the original burger spots setting the standard for the entire city and indeed possibly the country. They’ve been cooking up perfect burgers for years and the standards just never slip.
Although their classics seem simple on the menu (like the double cheeseburger below) what comes out is super high-end cooking with brilliant little twists. As good a burger as you’ll ever eat. And that’s a promise.
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