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The 9 Best Burger Places In Denver

Updated: May 2, 2022

Wondering where to get the best cheeseburger in Denver? The list below has the best burger options in the area. We incorporated millions of critics and user reviews in our analysis of top review sites to find Denver’s best burgers. If you want a gourmet burger piled with goodies or a quick burger on the run you will find what you need here.

Find the perfect Burgers spot

Chop Shop Casual Urban Eatery Colfax

American, $$, HaleAmerican, $$Denver, Hale
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Zagat, 2015

    The 8 Hottest New Burgers in Denver

    Zagat, 2015
  • Vacation Idea, 2021

    15 Best Burgers in Denver, CO

    Vacation Idea, 2021

Park Burger - Platt Park

American, $$, Platt ParkAmerican, $$Denver, Platt Park
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat, 2014

    5 Veggie Burgers We Crave in Denver/Boulder

    Zagat, 2014
  • Eater, 2020

    17 Homegrown Burgers to Try in Denver

    Eater, 2020

Vesper Lounge

Bar, $, Capitol HillBar, $Denver, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat, 2016

    Denver Neighborhood Smackdown: Best Brunches, Burgers & More

    Zagat, 2016
  • Eater, 2020

    17 Homegrown Burgers to Try in Denver

    Eater, 2020

TAG Burger Bar

American, $$, Congress ParkAmerican, $$Denver, Congress Park
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5
  • Zagat, 2014

    5 Things to Know About Sunnyside Burger Bar

    Zagat, 2014
  • Eater, 2020

    17 Homegrown Burgers to Try in Denver

    Eater, 2020

My Brother's Bar

American, $, HighlandAmerican, $Denver, Highland
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    17 Homegrown Burgers to Try in Denver

    Eater, 2020
  • Zagat, 2017

    Best Restaurants Near Sports Authority Field at Mile High

    Zagat, 2017

Cherry Cricket

American, $$, Cherry CreekAmerican, $$Denver, Cherry Creek
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    17 Homegrown Burgers to Try in Denver

    Eater, 2020
  • Eater, 2018

    19 Denver Restaurants That Have Stood the Test of Time

    Eater, 2018

Root Down

American, $$$, HighlandAmerican, $$$Denver, Highland
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Trip Savvy, 2020

    The 10 Best Restaurants in Denver's Highland Neighborhood

    Trip Savvy, 2020
  • CultureTrip, 2017

    Where to Eat in Denver, Colorado | The 10 Best Restaurants

    CultureTrip, 2017

Park & Co

American, $$, North Capitol HillAmerican, $$Denver, North Capitol Hill
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat, 2014

    5 Veggie Burgers We Crave in Denver/Boulder

    Zagat, 2014
  • Eater, 2017

    Dining Guide to Denver's Uptown Neighborhood

    Eater, 2017

Hopdoddy Burger Bar

American, $$, Union StationAmerican, $$Denver, Union Station
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat, 2015

    The 8 Hottest New Burgers in Denver

    Zagat, 2015
  • Eater, 2016

    The Guide to Dining in LoDo, Outside of Larimer Square

    Eater, 2016

How did we curate this list?

Finding the best spot to satisfy your Burgers craving shouldn't be so tough. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 7480 Denver restaurants, 823905 reviews, and 681 top lists and articles from the likes of Eater and CultureTrip. These spots have been featured in Eater - The Guide to Dining in LoDo, Outside of Larimer Square, Eater - Dining Guide to Denver's Uptown Neighborhood and CultureTrip - Where to Eat in Denver, Colorado | The 10 Best Restaurants. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. The ten options above are the best of Denver Burgers.

Most common questions

The Pink Elephant, WongWayVeg, and Taco Block are the highest-rated food trucks that serve burgers in Denver.

Chop Shop Casual Urban Eatery Colfax, Sullivan Scrap Kitchen, and Blue Tide Tacos are the highest-rated vegetarian Burger spots in Denver.

Meta Burger, Root Down Federal Bar & Grill are the highest-rated vegan burger places in Denver.

Chop Shop Casual Urban Eatery Colfax, Burger Sear, and Little Beast Street Food are the highest-rated burger spots to get a quick lunch in Denver.

Sullivan Scrap Kitchen, Blue Tide Tacos, and The Brutal Poodle are the highest-rated burger spots for a pick-up order in Denver.

Drink pairing tips for Burgers

  • Chardonnay with your beef burger

    having beef burger and not sure white wine to drink with it? Go for Chardonnay. Its oakedflavors will pair nicely with the food and complete the meal.

  • Go for Pinot Noir with turkey cheese burger

    To elevate your turkey cheese burger experience, we recommend some Pinot Noir to go with your dish. This pairing works especially well because this red wine complements a salty cheese topping.

  • Pair Cabernet Sauvignon with beef burger

    When considering how to best enjoy your beef burger, we would highlight how well a glass of Cabernet Sauvignon complements the dish as it matches the beef due to its structure and tannins.


Factoids about Burgers

  • A traditional dish

    The delicious, renowned dish hamburger needs to be had if you take a trip to The United States!

  • 2,014 pounds of hamburger

    In Carlton, The United States, Burgers-lovers celebrated a special day on September 2, 2012. Some still remember this as the day when the hamburger was made, weighing no less than 2,014 pounds.


  • A hefty price-tag

    If you ever wondered what expensive hamburger can cost, wait ‘til you hear this. In 2011, the most expensive hamburger sold for $5,000 in Corvallis, The United States.

Parking info

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