New York City is a mecca for food lovers, and there’s no better place to enjoy a juicy burger than the Big Apple. From classic diner-style burgers to inventive creations, here are the top 10 places to eat a burger in New York City.
1. P.J. Clarke’s – This classic bar and restaurant has been serving up burgers since the late 1800s. The classic Clarke’s Burger is a must-try, and you can also opt for the bacon cheeseburger or the turkey burger.
2. Burger Joint: This hidden gem is located inside the Parker Meridien Hotel in Midtown Manhattan. The burgers are made with fresh, never-frozen beef and are cooked to order. Be sure to try the signature Juicy Lucy burger with cheese-stuffed patties.
3. JG Melon: This Upper East Side institution has been serving up delicious burgers since 1972. Their signature burger is made with a half-pound of beef and topped with American cheese, lettuce, tomato, and their famous secret sauce.
4. Minetta Tavern: This classic Greenwich Village restaurant serves up some of the best burgers in the city. The Black Label burger is made with dry-aged beef and topped with caramelized onions, house-made pickles, and sharp cheddar cheese.
5. The Breslin: Located inside the Ace Hotel, The Breslin is known for its delicious burgers. The lamb burger is the star of the show here, made with a blend of ground lamb, pork, and beef and topped with feta cheese and tzatziki sauce.
6. Corner Bistro: This no-frills West Village burger joint is known for its classic, ultra-juicy burgers. The Bistro Burger is the classic version, made with a half-pound of beef and topped with lettuce, tomato, and American cheese.
7. The Burger Bistro: This upscale eatery offers an array of gourmet burgers that are cooked to perfection. The signature Bistro Burger is topped with cheddar cheese, bacon, crispy onions, and spicy mayo.
8. Bareburger: This organic burger joint serves up delicious all-natural burgers with a variety of toppings. The classic BareBurger is made with a grass-fed beef patty and topped with lettuce, tomato, pickles, and special sauce.
9. Umami Burger: This popular West Coast burger joint has several locations in NYC. The signature Umami Burger is made with a beef patty and topped with caramelized onions, shiitake mushrooms, roasted tomato, and umami ketchup.
10. Burger & Barrel: This chic SoHo spot serves up some of the city’s best burgers. The signature B&B Burger is made with a blend of ground chuck, brisket, and short rib, and topped with American cheese, lettuce, tomato, and special sauce.
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