The 7 Best Burger Places In Wake Forest

Updated: June 23, 2022

Could you smash a smash burger? Or how about a tasty chicken Burger? Then these Wake Forest venues are for you! We incorporated millions of critics and user reviews in our analysis of top review sites to find Wake Forest’s best burgers. If you're looking for the best vegan burgers or the best side of fries our list has something for you.

Find the perfect Burgers spot


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Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Norse Brewing

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Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Over the Falls

American, $$, Wake ForestAmerican, $$Wake Forest
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Shorty's Famous Hot Dogs

American, $, Wake ForestAmerican, $Wake Forest
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Pat Murnane's Irish Pub

American, $$, Wake ForestAmerican, $$Wake Forest
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Gatehouse Tavern

American, $$, Wake ForestAmerican, $$Wake Forest
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Rookies Sports Bar

Indian, $$, Wake ForestIndian, $$Wake Forest
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.0

How does it work?

Choosing the right spot for Burgers can be tough, especially if you’re exploring new restaurants. We analyzed 212 lists and articles from top sources like , 3295 Wake Forest restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 823905 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. These top contenders have appeared in . Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Most common questions

There are 21 burger spots in Wake Forest.

Showmars, Over the Falls, and Pat Murnane's Irish Pub are the highest-rated burger spots for a pick-up order in Wake Forest.

The Burger Shop, Showmars, and Over the Falls are the highest-rated burger spots for lunch in Wake Forest.

Showmars, Pat Murnane's Irish Pub, and Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers are the highest-rated spots for burger delivery in Wake Forest.

Showmars, Over the Falls, and Shorty's Famous Hot Dogs are the highest-rated burger spots that are good for groups in Wake Forest.

Drink pairing tips for Burgers

  • Cabernet Sauvignon with your 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.

  • Enjoy turkey cheese burger with Pinot Noir

    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.

  • A next-level pairing for Monastrell

    When ordering lamb burger, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Monastrell, a popular red wine.

Factoids about Burgers

  • Celebrating Burgers

    Calling all the Burgers lovers! Did you know that there is an annual festival for Burgers in The United States? We are already planning our next trip.

  • A day about hamburger

    Do you like hamburger enough to dedicate a day to it? If you answered yes, then you should probably know that May International Hamburger Day is International Hamburger Day.

  • A 2,014 pounds feast

    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.

Parking information

Parking has always been a challenge in Wake Forest. To make your life easier, we partnered with SpotHero, an innovative digital parking reservation service, so you can easily and effortlessly find parking near your selected Burgers spot.

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