Birmingham is one of Alabama’s largest cities, which means that it’s filled with tons of great eateries and local restaurants serving up some of the best burgers in the state.
Whether you’re from here or not, it’s hard to argue the fact that Birmingham is home to some of the tastiest burgers in all of Alabama.
And, local residents agree – these are the seven best burgers in Birmingham, Alabama.
Best Burgers In BirminghamHow do these rankings work?
What makes the burgers at Jack Brown’s the best burgers in Birmingham is the fact that they’re made with 100% all-natural Wagyu beef. It’s such flavourful beef that the chefs don’t even have to add anything special to it. That, on top with ice-cold craft beer and we’ve fallen in love with this local hotspot.
With four locations across Alabama, this fantastic BBQ joint knows a thing or two about good meat, so you can expect a seriously great burger. It comes simple with cheese, or you can pig out and get the Carolina burger which is laden down with thin, crispy onion rings.
Add on sides such as baked potatoes, beans, deviled eggs, macaroni and cheese, cole slaw and banana pudding, and this will be your new fave spot.
The burger at Paramount is a monstrosity of a burger in all of the best ways. While there are a few burgers on the menu, you’ll want to try their namesake one. It’s served with a whopping two house-ground beef patties, two types of cheese, corned beef, pickles, and smashed risotto. Oh, and a gooey fried egg on top just for added splash value.
Twisted Root Burger Co. pretty much dominates the entire state of Texas when it comes to mouth-watering burgers, and Birmingham is lucky enough to have one too. The Twisted Root Burger Co. offers visitors a savoury half-pound burger along with a variety of other options. For an indulgent meal, ask them to use grilled cheese sandwiches instead of normal buns. You won’t regret it!
The burgers at Chez Fon Fon are so thick that you might just have to cut into them with a knife in order to enjoy them. Here, they use hormone-free, all-natural chuck, which is probably why they’ve consistently been ranked as having one of the best burgers in the entire state of Alabama for years.
The legendary Gouda burger at this bar and eatery is a must-try when in town. It’s juicy prime Hereford beef, topped off with gouda, caramelized onions, bacon jam and spicy mustard in a pillowy soft brioche bun.
Wash it down with a choice of over 30 craft beers, including those brewed in Alabama as well as other ales and lagers from around the country.
There’s something popular about pimento cheese in Alabama, as you can find numerous burger joints that use it as a topping for their delicious burgers. Mudtown Eat & Drink incorporates it perfectly into their Big Green Pimp burger alongside fried green tomatoes. It doesn’t get much more classic than that.