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The 7 Best Burgers In Durban

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 burgers in Durban 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 this American snack. We’ve come up with a list that has something for everybody.

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1. Smokin’ Joes

Their meat is ground in-house every single day and never ever frozen and the end results are there to see. A simple burger but a perfect one. You’ll be back again and again.

2. Republik

Republik place a lot of focus on finding the best ingredients and doing that ethically, so top marks for that. A mission-driven company who also happen to make outstanding burgers.

3. D’Urban Burger Co.

Simple burgers that are not rammed full of hundreds of toppings, but rather have massively tasty sauces and relishes that make the burgers absolutely pop.

4. Dropkick Murphy’s 

This is a classic Irish pub with a fun twist. They make all dishes completely from scratch, and that includes their droolworthy burger. It’s a juicy 180g of organic beef that you can add tasty toppings to. Our top picks are the Biltong and onion marmalade.

best burgers Durban

5. Saviour Cafe

Saviour Cafe is a cute lifestyle brand that also serves up amazing grub. Their burgers are made from local beef and a secret barbecue sauce that makes them so flavoursome. Go big and get the double cheese and bacon for one of the tastiest burgers in Durban.

best burgers Durban

6. Surf Riders

These are hands down some of the best burgers in the city: organic beef that’s sandwiched in between soft, sesame seed buns. Yum. Surf Riders takes things up a notch with their toppings, such as Gouda cheese and honey glazed bacon.

For something different, try their famous soft shell crab burger!

best burgers Durban

7. RocoMamas 

This wildly popular chain has been keeping people in burger heaven for years with their huge portions, big flavours and affordable pricing. The absolute dream burger for somebody who loves them big and full of toppings. You’ll never leave here hungry.

best burgers Durban

Sarah Clayton-Lea
Sarah Clayton-Lea

Co-founder of Big 7 Travel, Sarah created the company through her passion for championing the world's best food and travel experiences. Before her career in digital media, where she previously held roles such as Editor of Food&Wine Ireland, Sarah worked in the hospitality industry in Dublin and New York.

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