The simple hamburger is easily one of the tastiest creations in the world; juicy, meaty and always reliable, it’s a relief for fellow greedy guts to know that the very best of Leicester burgers are top class.
From the huge and monstrous burgers full of toppings; street vendors cooking up simple patties right through to fine dining restaurants with their gourmet take on it, we’ve come up with a list that has something for everybody.
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Boo Burger is an essential place to eat for any burger lover – these beauties are made using the best home-grown, British and Irish sourced products. Can’t choose which burger to get? Just add on smoked beef rashers and some crispy onion strings and you’ll be in heaven.
Grizzlers is a fun spot to come for a bite to eat, namely a bite of their gourmet burgers. All made from grass-fed Angus beef, the core ingredients are top notch as are the toppings. Highlights include their Juicy Lucy, a 6oz beef patty with molten Gouda cheese in the middle for a cheese-filled feast.
Crafty is the secret-not-secret pop-up burger restaurant, run every week on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, by the team behind St Martin’s Coffee and Kitchen. As well as their regular menu, each month sees a new limited edition handmade burger and pimped fries. Think: an Oktoberfest burger with smoked ham hock, sauerkraut, sweet gherkin and jalapeno relish and curried ketchup.
There’s six delicious burgers to choose from at Kobe Sizzlers, all served up in a freshly baked brioche bun with triple-cooked fries. If you’re on the hunt for a burger that’s stacked high with toppings and dripping jus and cheese, this is the place for you.
Knight & Garter is a stylish bar with a fantastic gastropub eatery through a hidden door in the bar. It’s here that you’ll find some of the best burgers in Bath. Their droolworthy burger is chargrilled over coal for a rich smokey flavour and comes with bread & butter pickles, smoked streaky bacon & red Leicester cheese.
Some truly great American diner style food with wings, ribs and other classics on the menu. The burger though is so juicy, thick, and full of flavour that you’d be foolish to ignore it. Throw in great service and you have the perfect combination.
Marco & Carl is a great eatery that has an extensive menu of tasty things to eat, but the burgers are a must-try. There’s 11 burger varieties to choose from, ranging from classic cheese to creative toppings. Think: masala chutney, crispy poppadom or chicken rashers.
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