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The 9 Best Burger Places Near Mill Valley

Updated: October 6, 2021

Wondering where to get the best cheeseburger in Mill Valley? 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 Mill Valley’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.

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Gravity Tavern

American, $$$, Mill ValleyAmerican, $$$Mill Valley, Cascade Canyon
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Marin Magazine

    Where To Eat: Mill Valley

    Marin Magazine

If you travel further

Julie's Hummus Bar & Grill

Mediterranean, $$, San RafaelMediterranean, $$San Rafael, Downtown
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Amy's Drive Thru

American, Corte MaderaAmericanCorte Madera
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Phyllis' Giant Burgers

American, $, San RafaelAmerican, $San Rafael, West End
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Garden Cafe

American, $$, San RafaelAmerican, $$San Rafael, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Fast Food Francais

French, $$, SausalitoFrench, $$Sausalito
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5
  • Marin Magazine

    Where To Eat: Sausalito

    Marin Magazine

Tam Commons Taproom & Kitchen

American, $$, San RafaelAmerican, $$San Rafael, Downtown
Google: 4.0
Yelp: 3.5
  • Marin Magazine

    Where To Eat: San Rafael

    Marin Magazine

The Club Restaurant

American, $$, San RafaelAmerican, $$San Rafael, Smith Ranch
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

Best Burgers

American, $, San RafaelAmerican, $San Rafael, Canal Waterfront
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate these results?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Mill Valley. 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 Marin Magazine. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Marin Magazine - Where To Eat: San Rafael, Marin Magazine - Where To Eat: Sausalito and Marin Magazine - Where To Eat: Mill Valley. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips for Burgers

  • Pair Chardonnay with 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

    For an elevated experience, pair your turkey cheese burger with Pinot Noir. This combination works particularly well because this red wine complements a salty cheese topping.


  • The perfect match for mushroom burger

    When ordering mushroom burger, experts suggest pairing it with a glass of Pinot Noir, a popular red wine.

Interesting facts about Burgers

  • A whole lotta burger

    Are you a fan ofburger? The current record for eating the most burger is 12 burgers! Do you love burger enough to beat this record?

  • A long-held tradition

    Certain dishes are so iconic that they can become a part of a country’s identity. In The United States, hamburger is recognized as one of the most popular national dishes.

  • A big feat in 2012

    On September 2, 2012, The United States’s Burgers fans celebrated a new world record by the hamburger, weighing 2,014 pounds.

Parking info

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