Where can you get the best burgers in York?
There are few things more satisfying than biting into a really great burger – and luckily in York there are plenty of places to get that experience.
With the help of our readers we’ve updated our burger guide for 2023, complete with 14 mouth-watering recommendations.
So, what are you waiting for? Tuck in!
The Taylor Made Kitchen
An independent food truck on Shambles Market. As well as burgers, they also serve up loaded fries, mac and cheese, burritos and more. This has been our readers’ most recommended burger place – try it out for yourself and see if you agree!
- 5 Silver Street, Shambles Market, York YO1 8RY
- 07702 120504
The Mended Drum
Serving traditional pub food, including gourmet burgers and ‘the best vegan burgers you can think of’.
- Tollerton Road YO61 1HT Huby
- 01347 810264
Located on the south side of Parliament Square, this eatery promises to bring you ‘the finest, most flavoursome BBQ and smoked food’.
- 2 Piccadilly YO1 9NU York
- 01904 670777
Ali G’s Pizza House & Grill
Pizza and grill takeaway. Specialty is flame-grilled meats and burgers.
- 11A Tower St, York YO1 9SA
- 01904 289220
Gourmet handmade burgers! Will you go for the ‘Jesse James’, the ‘Buffalo Bill’, or maybe the ‘Butch Cassidy’…
- 9 Castlegate YO1 9RN York
- 01904 289220
Buttermilk fried chicken burgers. Clucking Oinks have been a part of Spark since it opened in 2018 – so if you haven’t tried them yet, why not?
- Spark:York 17-21 Piccadilly, York YO1 9PB
- 07818 118453
The Cut & Craft
Steak and beer restaurant specialising in flat iron steak and craft beers.
- 8 St Sampson Square YO1 8RN York
- 01904 593500
D’oh Pizzeria Grill
Takeaway and delivery shop. If you’re fancying a burger for your Friday night takeaway, give this place a try.
- 47 Newborough Street YO30 7AS York
- 01904 656535
Inspired by southern street food, Fancy Hanks serves up ‘good mood food’.
- 39 Goodramgate YO1 7LS York
- 01904 655068
This independent burger restaurant group opened its doors in York last year – and specialises in signature beef and boneless buttermilk chicken patties.
- 52 Low Petergate, York YO1 7HZ
- 01904 404211
The Rook and Gaskill
Award winning pub with a selection of cask ales, craft keg, ciders, wine, bottled beers and spirits and burger menu.
- 12 Lawrence Street YO10 3WP York
- 07980 994210
The Rose and Crown
The Rose and Crown is perhaps best known for their homemade pies, but make sure to try one of their burgers too!
- 13 Lawrence Street YO10 3BP York
- 01904 659393
Sloppy’s Bar & Kitchen
This family run business is worth travelling out the city centre to visit! They have a wide selection of beef, chicken, and veggie burgers to choose from.
- Unit 4, Acomb Wood Shopping Centre, Woodthorpe, York YO24 3XN
- 01904 799449
The Whippet Inn
York’s only steak and ale house! These guys know how to do beef – try it out for yourself.
- 15 North Street YO1 6JD York
- 01904 500660