CHICAGO, IL – As the nation comes together to celebrate National Burger Day, burger enthusiasts in Chicagoland have an abundance of options to satisfy their cravings. From iconic steakhouses to trendy gastropubs, this vibrant city offers a diverse range of burger destinations that will leave your taste buds delighted. Here are 10 amazing spots to sink your teeth into the juiciest, most mouthwatering burgers in the area:
- Michael Jordan’s Steakhouse: Indulge in their signature Big Mike Burger, featuring American cheese, charred onions, pickles, special sauce, and iceberg lettuce on a sesame bun.
- Fresh Stack Burger: Enjoy hand-rolled and hand-pressed burgers with the perfect brown crust, served on a buttered and toasted brioche bun. Try the Backyard Stack, topped with Angus beef, American cheese, caramelized onion, pickled jalapeno, fried onion strings, and garlic aioli.
- Old Town Pour House: Savor the Scorpion Burger, featuring habanero pepper jack, pickled jalapenos, five pepper jam, arugula, vine-ripened tomato, and scorpion pepper aioli on a toasted brioche bun.
- Au Cheval Diner: Treat yourself to their Fried House-Made Bologna Sandwich, a unique twist on a classic.
- Butcher & The Burger: Delight in the Sirloin Steak Burger with black truffle mayo, served on a cutting board for a rustic dining experience.
- Kuma’s Corner: Head to this bustling pub known for its creative burgers and rock ‘n’ roll ambiance. Don’t miss the Metallica Burger, featuring applewood smoked bacon, buffalo sauce, blue cheese dressing, and buttermilk frizzled onions.
- The Gage: Try their Venison Burger, topped with melted onions, fire-roasted jalapenos, arugula, Hook’s white cheddar, and horseradish mayo on a brioche bun.
- Gretel: Indulge in their Gretel Griddle Burger, featuring two patties, American cheese, pickles, red onion, and garlic aioli.
- The Dearborn: Relish in The Dearborn Burger, featuring CDK beef, Wisconsin cheddar, special sauce, dill pickles, and bibb lettuce on a brioche bun.
- The Main Street Pub: Venture to Glen Ellyn for the Buffalo Bleu Burger, topped with bleu cheese crumbles, bacon, buffalo sauce, and ranch on a pretzel bun.
Whether you prefer classic combinations or bold flavors, these burger destinations offer something for every palate. Celebrate National Burger Day in Chicagoland by sinking your teeth into these mouthwatering creations. Happy burger indulgence!