In honor of National Burger Month, here are some of the best burger joints in Miami. These restaurants sure know how to dress a burger, so if you haven’t indulged in a burger or two this May, now is the time to do it! Whether a double or triple decker, stuffed with cheese, doused in sauce, or pilled with bacon, these eateries have all your carnivorous burger desires covered.
Highlights include Sugar Factory’s new over-the-top burger: The Big Cheesy; Pisco y Nazca’s Que Bestia Burger; Prime 112’s 1 lb. Kobe Hamburger; and Daniel Boulud’s db Burger. Be sure to let us know your favorites in the comments.
Bulla Gastrobar – ‘Bulla’ Burger ($13)
Bulla Gastrobar creates a Spanish take with its ‘Bulla Burger’ with ingredient standouts including 45-day dry-aged beef, piquillo peppers, cipollini onions and tetilla cheese.
2500 Ponce de Leon Blvd Coral Gables, FL 33134 (Coral Gables)
5335 NW 87 Avenue #C102 Doral, FL 33166 (Doral)
Pisco y Nazca – Que Bestia Burger ($14)
From the creators of the celebrated Coral Gables restaurant Bulla Gastrobar, Pisco y Nazca offers uniquely authentic Peruvian dining. In addition to Peruvian dining, Pisco surprises guests with a Que Bestia Burger – 8 oz. certified angus beef, pretzel bun, tomato-panca chutney, rocoto pepper aioli and shoestring potatoes.
Located at: 8405 Mills Drive #260 Miami, FL 33183
Verde’s Cheesburger ($15)
Verde’s cheeseburger is a fresh take on your typical cheeseburger with ingredients like cheddar, Norfolk sauce, lettuce, onions, pickles, white cheddar cheese in an unseeded brioche bun.
Located at: 1103 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132
PM Fish and Steak House – Prime Burger ($25)
PM Fish and Steak House, known for its South-American style steaks and seafood, features a Prime Burger with Wagyu meat seasoned with salt and topped with caramelized onions, tomato, lettuce, red onions, honey mustard and capers.
Located at: 1453 South Miami Avenue Miami, FL 33130
Le Zoo – Burger Américain ($16.50)
Le Zoo, Stephen Starr’s newest South Florida restaurant, transports diners to the French bistros of days gone with a Burger Américain, a cheeseburger served with pomme frites.
Located at: 9700 Collins Avenue #135 Miami Beach, FL 33154
Driftwood Room – Cabana Club Burger ($21)
The Cabana Club Burger, available at Driftwood Room, features two 4 oz creekstone farms beef patties, american cheese, bread and butter pickles served with frites.
Located at: 1825 Collins Avenue Miami Beach, FL 33139
Sugar Factory – The Big Cheesy ($19)
The Big Cheesy is one of seven over-the-top new burgers recently added to Sugar Factory’s menu. The Big Cheesy is an angus beef burger patty topped with creamy macaroni and cheese, smoked apple wood bacon served with BBQ sauce and French fries.
Located at:1144 Ocean Drive Miami Beach, FL 33139
db Bistro Moderne Miami – Daniel Boulud’s db Burger
For French chef Daniel Boulud, it’s all about honoring this beloved American tradition, db-style. Credited with launching the gourmet burger movement, the db Burger ($35) filled with red wine braised short ribs and foie gras, with slow roasted tomato confit and freshly grated horseradish sauce on a homemade bun is the ultimate National Burger Month selection.
Located at: 255 Biscayne Blvd. Way, Miami, FL, 33131
Big City Tavern
Big City Tavern offers a variety of burgers, including daily specials. Their House Burger ($14.50) features hand packed grain fed beef, vine ripe tomato, red onion, and lettuce. The Breakfast Burger, served during weekend brunch, is topped with a sunny side up egg, Vermont cheddar, and bacon ($15). All of Big City Tavern’s burgers are served on buns made in-house daily.
Located at: 609 E. Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
Steak 954’s American Wagyu Sliders feature two succulent mini burgers on toasted house-made brioche buns ($16). Looking for a larger portion? Try Steak 954’s lunch-time favorite, the Dry Aged Burger with aged cheddar, bacon, and Churchill sauce ($16).
Located at: 401 N. Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304
Head to City Cellar Wine Bar & Grill for lunch or brunch and experience the Cellar Burger ($15.50). An 8 oz. burger, grilled to perfection, is topped with Applewood smoked bacon, brie, and a fried egg and served on a house-made bun. A side of parmesan fries completes this mouthwatering meal.
Located at: 700 S. Rosemary Ave., West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Grease Burger, Beer & Whiskey Bar
The Brinkman ($11.95) at Grease Burger, Beer & Whiskey Bar is Chef Latarence Butt’s top-selling creation. A 10 oz. grain fed beef patty is topped with deep fried bacon, grilled onions, pepper jack, jalapeños and sriracha mayo, making this over-the-top burger a fan favorite.
Located at: 213 Clematis St., West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Big Pink – Pink Daddy Mack ($11.50)
Serving up classic diner fare in SoFi, Big Pink has become a neighborhood institution. The Pink Daddy Mack features two 10 oz. freshly ground Angus Beef patties special sauce, lettuce, cheese, pickles, and onions on a brioche bun. If you’re feeling a little more adventurous try the Ventnor Pizza Burger or the Waffle Burger served between two fluffy Belgian waffles.
Located at: 157 Collins Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Prime 112 – 1 lb. Kobe Hamburger ($30)
Myles Chefetz’s Prime 112 is as famous for its celebrity clientele as it is for its delicious, premium steaks. The 1 lb. Kobe burger is no different, made from the highest quality USDA Prime beef aged for 30 days. This over-the-top burger is only fitting for America’s A-List steakhouse.
Located at : 112 Ocean Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139
Mondrian – Wagyu Grilled Cheesus Burger ($21)
Chef Dustin Atoigue has created a poolside burger that combines two great American comfort foods. The Wagyu Grilled Cheesus is an 8 oz Wagyu burger served between two grilled cheese sandwiches with white cheddar, butter lettuce, heirloom tomato and Mondrian Burger Sauce.
Located at: 1100 West Ave. Miami Beach, FL 33139
The Continental: Backyard Burger $17
Like it’s name the Backyard Burger at The Continental is delightfully simple featuring a special STARR burger blend on a sesame Martin’s bun with american cheese, pickles, onion ketchup and mustard. Bacon optional.
Located at 2360 Collins Ave. Miami Beach, FL 33139