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The 8 Best Burger Places Near Redwood City

Updated: October 6, 2021

Wondering where to get the best cheeseburger in Redwood City? The list below has the best burger options in the area. We assimilated millions of diner and critic reviews from the top review sites to find the best patties in Redwood City. If you're looking for the best vegan burgers or the best side of fries our list has something for you.

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American, $$$$, Redwood CityAmerican, $$$$Redwood City
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 3.5
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Freewheel Brewing Company

Pub, $$, Redwood CityPub, $$Redwood City, Friendly Acres
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Timber & Salt

New American, $$, Redwood CityNew American, $$Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Homeskillet - Redwood City

American, $, Redwood CityAmerican, $Redwood City, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

The Grill House

American, $$, Redwood CityAmerican, $$Redwood City, Dolphin
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Vivi's Cafe

American, $, Redwood CityAmerican, $Redwood City, Palm
Google: 3.8
Yelp: 4.0

Ben Franks Restaurant

American, $, Redwood CityAmerican, $Redwood City, Centennial
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

The Refuge

American, $$, San CarlosAmerican, $$San Carlos
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0
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What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 3104661 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 28808 restaurants, and 1901 lists and articles from top sources like Thrillist and Infatuation. These spots have been featured in Thrillist - The Peninsula's 31 Best Restaurants and Infatuation - San Francisco’s New Restaurant Openings. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy the city’s hidden gems. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Parking information

Getting a good parking spot in Redwood City can be tough, and it’s worse if you’re hungry. Luckily, you can secure parking stress-free with our partner SpotHero, a digital parking reservation service.

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