Vegans and Vegetarians aside, you must be out of your ever loving mind if you don’t love the juicy taste of a burger. Burgers are unbelievably versatile in terms of the toppings you can put on it, way you can cook it, bun/no bun, it goes on and on. Manhattan has quite the spread when it comes to the delicious burger joints you can try. Question is, which are the best?
In a two part series on Manhattan Digest, we are examining the best of the best in burgers in NYC. Which tops our list for juiciness, taste, flavor, execution and overall just a damn good burger? Here are five that we found you may like. Get your bib game ready, and try these places out this weekend. Yum.
Bill’s Bar and Burger-Large and lively burger specialist (16 West 51st St.)
B & B Wine Pub-notable burgers, upscale pub eats & wine on tab in a high-energy setting with a trendy crowd (25 West Houston St.).
5 Napkin Burger-Modern bistro chain serving gourmet meat and veggie burger. Some locations offer sushi and tacos (630 9th Avenue).
Burger Joint-No-frills, cash-only burger counter hidden inside an upscale hotel (119 W 56th St.).
The Counter Times Square-contemporary chain with customizable gourmet burgers. Including vegetarian, plus beer and wine (7 Times Square).
Bill Clarke says
Is this intended for tourists? Hard to believe 4 out of 5 best burger joints in NYC are all in the Times Sq area.
Ryan Shea says
Hey Bill, no its for everyone. We actually have another article coming out tomorrow about burgers in NYC that run the range in terms of location. Thanks for reading!