Denver’s Most Mouthwatering Burgers
Denver’s biggest food fight is happening on August 2nd. The prize, bragging rights and the title of Denver’s best burger. The Denver Burger Battle will take place in the Tivoli Quad in downtown Denver and feature a wide range of restaurants that have come from all across Colorado to compete. Tickets to this event are on sale now! These five mouthwatering Denver based restaurants will be hard to beat…
5280 Burger Bar
Some of the freshest burgers in Denver, 5280 Burger Bar is committed to using all-natural ingredients to make a burger that is good to the last bite. All their produce comes from local and regional farms and even their American cheese is house made. These mouthwatering burgers pair perfectly with their signature ice cream and milkshakes. 5280 is a Denver staple with their new location in Westminster, this burger bar is taking over the Metro Area with their gourmet burgers and ice cream. Founded by two people who are so dedicated to making deliciously fresh burgers they don’t have freezers in their kitchen. Their dynamic dressings and sauces are made from scratch to enhance the naturally delicious flavors of their burgers.
A fun and unique dining experience, Citizen Rail offers an open concept kitchen that gives customers in the dining area a peek behind the curtain to see just how their deliciously hand-crafted burgers are made. Located in the heart of Union Station within Hotel Born, 5280 is Denver’s happy hour go to. Craft beer, signature cocktails, and wood-fire grilled burgers are staples of this modern eatery. Summer days are perfected out on their patio where you can pair delicious burgers with the views of Denver.
Located in the center of LoDo’s dynamic dining scene, Avelina is the perfect place to share a burger with friends and family. The large dining and patio area is inviting and elegant with seating available to parties of 40 people. Chef Joshua Oakley produces a seasonal New American cuisine that can be perfectly paired with the craft beers on tap or any one of Avelina’s incredibly unique cocktails. With a kitchen and bar staff that has over 54 years of experience Avelina does not disappoint. The delicious burgers are made with the finest ingredients and are irresistible.
Hearth & Dram
Located in Downtown Denver’s Union Station neighborhood, Hearth & Dram is a rustic American restaurant and modern saloon featuring wood-fire cooking and more than 300 whiskeys from around the world. The experience of this traditional restaurant is almost as good as the burgers themselves, made fresh with local ingredients by people who are dedicated to their craft.
Royal Rooster describes themselves as a simple quick eatery but their burgers are nothing close to simple. All-natural, locally sourced ingredients are prepared daily in their kitchen by people who are dedicated to the community they serve. Their dedication to their craft comes through in their delectable menu items. Located in the bar at the Old Major, Royal Rooster is open Monday through Friday from 11am to 3pm offering only a lunch menu. Opening only three years ago, Royal Rooster is quickly becoming a lunch hour hot spot.