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The 8 Best Burger Places Near St. Louis

Updated: October 8, 2021

Could you smash a smash burger? Or how about a tasty chicken Burger? Then these St. Louis venues are for you! We incorporated millions of critics and user reviews in our analysis of top review sites to find St. Louis’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

Utah Station

American, St. LouisAmericanSt. Louis, Benton Park
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Busloop Burgers

American, $, St. LouisAmerican, $St. Louis
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5


Bar, $$, St. LouisBar, $$St. Louis, Forest Park Southeast
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0


American, $$, St. LouisAmerican, $$St. Louis
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Baileys' Range

American, $$, St. LouisAmerican, $$St. Louis, Downtown
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

    2021 Best American Restaurants in St. Louis Area

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

The Over/Under Bar & Grill

American, $$, St. LouisAmerican, $$St. Louis, Downtown
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

White Castle

American, $, St. LouisAmerican, $St. Louis, Old North St. Louis
Google: 3.7
Yelp: 3.0

If you travel further

John P Fields

American, $$, ClaytonAmerican, $$Clayton
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

Why these restaurants?

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 5278 St. Louis restaurants, 823905 reviews, and 147 top lists and articles from the likes of Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life. These top contenders have appeared in Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life - 2021 Best American Restaurants in St. Louis Area. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Drink pairing tips for Burgers

  • 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.

  • Pinot Noir with your turkey cheese burger

    Experts would recommend a red wine as a pairing to your turkey cheese burger, specifically Pinot Noir because it complements a salty cheese topping.

  • A next-level pairing for Viognier

    Experts recommend pairing a veggie burger with a glass of Viognier, a popular white wine.

Interesting facts about Burgers

  • The most lavish hamburger

    Ever wondered how much the most expensive hamburger ever sold for? The sale price reached $5,000, in Corvallis, The United States in 2011.

  • Ready for some burger?

    On July 11 of 2014, Takeru Kobayashi set a new world record after eating 12 burgers of burger.

  • A long-held tradition

    If you take a trip to hamburger, then the well-known, tasty hamburger should be on your radar! It is a local classic.

Parking info

St. Louisis notorious for tricky parking. 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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