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The 9 Best Burger Places Near Pleasanton

Updated: October 6, 2021

In the mood for a pure beef patty? Or a butter bean burger? Take your pick from these Pleasanton burger joints. We assimilated millions of diner and critic reviews from the top review sites to find the best patties in Pleasanton. If you want a gourmet burger piled with goodies or a quick burger on the run you will find what you need here.

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iniBurger - Gourmet Burgers

American, PleasantonAmericanPleasanton
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Pairings Wine Bar Restaurant

American, $$, PleasantonAmerican, $$Pleasanton
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Buckhorn Grill - Pleasanton

American, $$, PleasantonAmerican, $$Pleasanton
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

If you travel further

The Coach’s Grille

American, $$, DublinAmerican, $$Dublin
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

John's Char Burger

American, $, LivermoreAmerican, $Livermore
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar

American, $$, DublinAmerican, $$Dublin
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Fatburger

American, $$, LivermoreAmerican, $$Livermore
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Fuddruckers

American, $$, DublinAmerican, $$Dublin
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Lucille's Smokehouse Bar-B-Que

American, $$, DublinAmerican, $$Dublin
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 restaurants in Pleasanton, 3104661 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1901 lists and articles from experts at and more. All with some boam magic. We cross-referenced with top lists, like . We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With boam, money never makes the list. These ten options are sure to delight.

Drink pairing tips

  • Enjoy beef burger with Cabernet Sauvignon

    For an elevated experience, pair your beef burger with Cabernet Sauvignon. This combination works particularly well because this red wine matches the beef due to its structure and tannins.


  • Pair Pinot Noir with turkey cheese burger

    When considering how to best enjoy your turkey cheese burger, we would highlight how well a glass of Pinot Noir complements the dish as it complements a salty cheese topping.


  • The ideal pairing for lamb burger

    Experts often pair lamb burger with a glass of Monastrell, a popular red wine.

Did you know?

  • A speedy eater

    Takeru Kobayashi set a new world record by eating the most burger at a time. The record, which hasn’t been beaten since, is 12 burgers.

  • A big feat in 2012

    A giant hamburger, which weighed 2,014 pounds, was made in September of 2012.

  • Priceless or overpriced?

    In 2011 in Corvallis a hamburger was made that sold for p$5,000.

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