7 Places in Atlanta Where You Can Enjoy the Most Savory Burgers

Burgers are a classic American dish. Whether you need some comfort food or a quick bite, burgers are a great option to keep you satisfied and filled. Thankfully, there is no shortage of vibrant and fun restaurants in Atlanta that offer some of the best burgers in the city. The next time you’re out and about, try out these popular restaurants! 

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Burger & Friends

Friendly burger joint serving up delicious meals in Downtown Atlanta

Treat yourself to a class American meal filled with a hearty cheeseburger and some crunchy fries. Image courtesy of Yelp


303 Peachtree Center Ave, Downtown

Located in Downtown Atlanta, Burgers & Friends is a top-rated place for some burgers and other delicious grub. These handcrafted chargrilled burgers come in a variety of styles. For instance, the Breakfast Burger is filled with ⅓ lb Angus beef, fried egg, Applewood bacon, and carmelized onions. 

If you are vegetarian or vegan, you can order the Chipotle Black Bean Burger or the Impossible Burger. Don’t forget to add a side of hand cut fries or crispy tater tots to finish off the meal! Want something a little lighter? Order a side salad or some coleslaw to go along with your burger. 

“Ordered this place through Uber Eats recently & I had the impossible burger! OMG! When I say the burger & fries were still warm & DELICIOUS! I'm definitely going back to eat in person.” - Yelp Review

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Eco-minded restaurant in Atlanta known for its savory grass-fed burger

Located in the CNN Center, BurgerFi offers quick and delicious bites for hungry customers. Image courtesy of Yelp


One CNN Center Plaza, Downtown Atlanta

BurgerFi burgers are made from some of the highest-quality Angus beef in the country. All of its burgers are completely free of any hormones and steroids. Are you a vegetarian? No worries. You need to try the quinoa-based VegeFi burger. Other options include the classic BurgerFi Burger, Breakfast All-Day Burger, and Conflicted Burger. Grilled and fried chicken sandwiches are also available. Don’t forget to add a side of fries or onion rings along with a sweet milkshake. Their shakes come in red velvet, vanilla, chocolate, strawberry, oreo, coffee mocha, and black & white. 

“The burgers are delicious. I just love urban style fries and the onion rings. I am never disappointed when I eat here. The workers are pleasant and did I mention the burgers being the best?” - Yelp Review

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Stockyard Burger & Bones

Popular Atlanta restaurant serving creative and savory burgers

Pictured above is the Kitchen Sink burger filled with bacon, fried egg, chili, and cheddar cheese. Image courtesy of Yelp


2850 Paces Ferry Rd, Suite 300, Atlanta

Stockyard Burgers & Bones offers a wide selection of delicious and savory options for hungry patrons like you. Angus beef, tuna, chicken, and veggie burgers are all offered at this popular Atlanta restaurant. Want something a little lighter? Stockyard also offers inventive salads made from only the freshest ingredients. If you’re coming with friends, don’t forget to order an appetizer to share with the whole table. Savory bites like the fried calamari and pimento cheese board are perfect for sharing with a group. 

If you’re just coming for the burgers, you have a dozen options to choose from. Everything from the Yard Burger to the Fish Out of Water is sure to leave you feeling full and satisfied. No matter which one you choose, you will receive a side for frites as well as your choice of dipping sauce. 

“Our burgers were so yummy. My bf ordered the dirty south. Angus beef with Mac n cheese on top with an apple butter bbq drizzle. I ordered the angry clucker. Spicy chicken sandwich on a brioche bun. The chicken was juicy. They definitely do not skimp out on their portions.” - Yelp Review

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Flip Burger Boutique

Innovative burger joint serving numerous burger varieties alongside liquid nitrogen shakes

Try the NY Strip Burger with a side of sweet potato tots on your next visit. Image courtesy of Yelp


1587 Howell Mill Rd, Atlanta

Looking for an upscale, contemporary burger place? Try the Flip Burger Boutique. This modern and laidback joint offers a number of options, including the BBQ, Bison, NY Strip, and more. Chicken and beef sliders are also available. For a small upcharge, you can add a side of fries or sweet tots to enjoy with your juicy burger. You can complement your burger with a boozy shake or float! Or, if you aren’t in the mood for alcohol, you can pick a regular milkshake instead. 

“They have lots of burger options (including a "build your own burger") so there's something for everyone. They also have really good sides that you can add on on top of your burger purchase (not included as a meal).” - Yelp Review

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Grindhouse Killer Burgers

Juicy burgers served alongside a cold beer inside an upbeat atmosphere

Treat yourself to a Hillbilly burger during your next meal out. Image courtesy of Yelp


1842 Piedmont Ave, Atlanta

If you’re on the hunt for delicious burgers at a reasonable price, Grindhouse Burgers is sure to become your next favorite restaurant. You can either build your own burger or try one of their famous burger styles. The choose-your-own burger option lets you choose the meat, size, and toppings for the burger. Grindhouse also offers an eclectic selection of burger styles such as the Gringo and Yankee style. For a killer combo, you can add fries and a drink to your burger for $2.99. 

“The food itself was delicious. I loved  the Gringo, which had a healthy dose of fresh jalapenos for a spicy kick and flavorful pico de gallo. I didn't taste the black bean spread to be honest, but no loss there. And the side of crispy brussel sprouts was SO WORTH IT.” - Yelp Review

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The Vortex Bar & Grill

Popular Atlanta restaurants serving savory burgers that are sure to fill you up

The Mushroom Swiss burger served alongside crispy and fresh onion rings. Image courtesy of Yelp


878 Peachtree St, Midtown

Since 1992, The Vortex has served creative and savory burgers around the city of Atlanta. You can choose a basic burger like the Plain Ol’ Hamburger or the Original Cheeseburger. If you’re in the mood for something more adventurous, we recommend trying a signature burger. For something on the spicier side, consider trying the Lone Star Tex Melt. This zesty burger is filled with spicy honey BBQ sauce and crispy onion rings. The BBQ Bacon Mac’n’Cheese also comes with a kick. This popular burger is filled with mac’n’cheese, spicy honey BBQ sauce and applewood smoked bacon. 

“I don't often crave burgers, but if I do, Vortex really hits the spot. I got the 'KA'MANA WA'NA LEI'YA' which is a tropical burger that has a big glob of chipotle cream cheese, bacon, and pineapple jalapeño jelly. I could have gone with less chipotle cream cheese, but I guess it's for the aesthetic. Pineapple jalapeño jelly really slapped though!” - Yelp Review

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Wrecking Bar Brewpub

Popular burger joint located in the neighborhood of Little Five Points

Photo of Wrecking Bar Brewpub - Atlanta, GA, United States. "Wrecking Bar Burger" - Wrecking Bar Brewpu
You can never go wrong with the Wrecking Bar Burger. Image courtesy of Yelp


292 Moreland Ave, Little Five Points

Beer, burgers, and more await you at the Wrecking Bar Brewpub. While this restaurant just has two burger selections — the Falafel Burger and the OG burger — these savory options are sure to delight you. The Falafel Burger is filled with garlic and cumin Sea Island Red Pea falafel and placed between a TGM sesame bun. The OG burger is filled with White Oak Pastures grass-fed beef and topped with the restaurant’s signature Wreck Sauce. You can order a small side of fries or mac-n-cheese to finish out your meal. 

“Everything I have ever gotten has been good but some of this food has been just surpassing outstanding to atmospheric deliciousness.  The tartar is just too good.  Everyone at the table was in awe.” - Yelp Review

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What’s your favorite type of burger? Let us know in the comments!

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