When you think of Colombia, chances are that you don’t automatically think of hamburgers.
Multicultural, historical, and filled with more than enough restaurants to choose from, the most difficult thing about your visit to Bogotá be deciding what to eat.
Ready to get your fill? Here’s where to feast on the seven best burgers in Bogotá, Colombia.
The best burgers in Bogotá
What makes these burgers so great is perhaps their simplicity.
While you won’t be ordering a Mexican-style veggie burger with a fried egg and some special sauce at Home Burgers, what you will get is an incredibly down-to-earth vibe and excellent quality.
Home Burgers is extremely popular in Bogotá, and it’s probably due to their simple menu, casual style, and rustic feel.
Head over to Bogotá’s trendy Chapinero neighbourhood for some hipster vibes and high-quality hamburgers at Gordo’s.
Stepping foot in this restaurant immediately transports you to the streets of New York City, and the quality of their hamburgers rivals some of the best restaurants in the States.
Order the Excellent Burger, which they make with a delicious brioche bun and top with bacon. Pair it with one of the beer’s from the bar menu and you’ll be all set.
El Mono Bandido competed in the 2019 Burger Master competition where they debuted some of their newest hamburgers.
This place has got some seriously great vibes, super modern decorations, and makes for the perfect setting for a quiet, romantic dinner after spending the day walking all over the city.
Travellers consistently rank this place as having some of the best burgers in all of Bogotá. They also recommend pairing a burger with one of El Mono’s artisanal beers.
If you love burgers that are a bit out of the ordinary, then head to Chef Burger.
The Gringa Burger, for example, mixes bacon in with the burger meat. The Sailor Jerry (which seems to be a favourite amongst diners) comes with caramelised onions and Philadelphia cream cheese.
The restaurant prides themselves on providing guests with the perfect mixture of music, ambience, and quality of food.
And, after visiting and tasting their burgers, it’s hard to argue with what they’re selling.
Guerrero is technically a sandwich company, which means that they know all about how to combine delicious meats with bread to form the perfect lunch or dinner.
It’s hard to say what makes these burgers the best in Bogotá. Perhaps it’s the fresh-baked brioche buns, the incredibly complex tastes, or the delicious cheese they melt on top of the meat.
Whatever it is, it’s worth a taste.
Do you love hamburgers but also have a sweet tooth? Kill two birds with one stone and pay a visit to Bicono.
Not only do the locals love their burgers, but they also sell homemade ice cream that’s literally to die for.
Visit Bicono on a Wednesday to get a two for one deal on one of their gourmet burgers.
Vegetarians, get ready to eat your heart out! When it comes to the best burgers in Bogotá, you’ve got more than your fair share of choices.
However, when it comes to the best vegetarian burgers in Bogotá, you’re gonna want to try the burger at Agadón.
Don’t worry meat-eaters, you won’t miss out either. This restaurant only serves burgers made from aged ground rib-eye beef, which adds to the quality and taste.