Philadelphia, PA - While visiting Philadelphia, you'll probably want to try some of the city's infamous burgers. There are many to choose from in Philly, but a few of our favorites are here. All are made with fresh ingredients and local farms.
Philadelphia Burgers and Cheeseburgers
We highly recommend trying a burger from each of these places. If you're a foodie, you'll also enjoy the many other options in the city. Also, check out the Top Burgers in Pennsylvania. Listed Below are some of our staff's picks for Best Burgers in Philly.
SouthHouse Order the Half Pound Southhouse Burger, which includes a half-pound custom-blend patty, sauteed red peppers, Portobello mushrooms, smoked manchego cheese, and house rocket pesto. It comes on a brioche bun.
Lucky's Last Chance
Lively bar with gourmet burgers, craft cocktails, a substantial beer menu, and dancing upstairs. Must-Try is the "PB & Bacon" the 3x Philadelphia Burger Brawl Winner - Creamy peanut butter, American cheese, & bacon with a side of house-made jelly. 4421 Main St, Philadelphia, PA 19127
Gourmet pub grub & raw-bar items are served alongside specialty cocktails & dozens of whiskey options. Must-Try is the Whiskey King –8oz burgers with maple bourbon-glazed cipollini, Roth blue cheese, applewood bacon, and foie gras. Located at 26118 S 20th St. in Philadelphia, PA 19103
Bad Brother opened two years ago and is now one of the city's most popular burgers. It's topped with funky thousand island dressing, melty gruyere cheese, and onions. The wings are good for sharing, so you can order several. The cheese fries are a bonus! And while you're at it, you might try the chicken fingers.
Gatehouse is a neighborhood pub with a hip atmosphere. Its burgers are famous throughout the city. The Cheeseburger is an 8 oz. Angus beef loaded with American cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, and brioche bun. Served with a choice of side salad or house-made rosemary chips.
The Rouge is another of the city's best burgers. This restaurant is the perfect place to have a power lunch with a trendy, fun vibe. The Rouge Burger is made with two patties and served with pomme frites and molten raclette. The burger has become a beloved dish in Philly. It is available in many versions and at every price point. The brioche bun is the most popular choice.
A must-try burger in Philadelphia is the Southgate bulgogi burger. The burger is a Korean barbecue-marinated patty topped with lettuce and pickles. SouthGate is located in the Rittenhouse/GradHospital neighborhood at 18th & Lombard St.
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Written By: Philly Bite Magazines Staff
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