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The 9 Best Burger Places In San Jose

Updated: August 7, 2022

In the mood for a pure beef patty? Or a butter bean burger? Take your pick from these San Jose burger joints. We incorporated millions of critics and user reviews in our analysis of top review sites to find San Jose’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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Brew City Grill

Pizza, $$, West San JosePizza, $$San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Kirks Steakburgers

American, $$, Cambrian ParkAmerican, $$San Jose, Cambrian Park
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Big 7 Travel

    The 7 Best Burgers In San Jose – Big 7 Travel Food Guide

    Big 7 Travel

Grill Em Pizza & Sports Bar

Pizza, $$, North San JosePizza, $$San Jose, North San Jose
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Umai Savory Hot Dogs

Asian, $, BerryessaAsian, $San Jose, Berryessa
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline

    Many franks: The best places to celebrate National Hot Dog Day in San Jose

    Hoodline

Gyros, Burgers & More

Greek, $, Cambrian ParkGreek, $San Jose, Cambrian Park
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Sauced BBQ & Spirits - San Jose

American, $$, West San JoseAmerican, $$San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Burger Barn

American, $, West San JoseAmerican, $San Jose, West San Jose
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Mojo Burger

American, $, Willow GlenAmerican, $San Jose, Willow Glen
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

BurgerIM

American, $$, North San JoseAmerican, $$San Jose, North San Jose
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.5

How did we curate these results?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in San Jose. 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 Hoodline, Big 7 Travel and bayarea.com. The restaurants you see have been featured in Hoodline - Many franks: The best places to celebrate National Hot Dog Day in San Jose, Big 7 Travel - The 7 Best Burgers In San Jose – Big 7 Travel Food Guide and bayarea.com - The 7 Best Burgers In The South Bay. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Questions & answers

The Table, Veggie Grill, and Grill Em Pizza & Sports Bar are the highest-rated vegetarian Burger spots in San Jose.

Brew City Grill, Rose Cafe & Donuts, and 3rd & Bourbon are the highest-rated spots for burger delivery in San Jose.

KC Bar, The Funny Farm Kitchen, and Brew City Grill are the highest-rated burger spots to get a quick lunch in San Jose.

3rd & Bourbon, Dry Creek Grill, and LB Steak Santana Row are the highest-rated upscale spots for burgers in San Jose.

KC Bar, Brew City Grill, and Rose Cafe & Donuts are the highest-rated burger spots for take-out in San Jose.

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