Best burgers in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

The 7 Best Burgers in Winston-Salem

Whether you are a meat-eater or not, there are tons of great burger options in the Twin City. For great sides too, try these best burgers in Winston-Salem.

You’ll love the variety ranging from beef and turkey burgers to vegetarian and vegan options.

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1. Cin Cin Burger Bar

What this no-frills burger outfit and full bar lacks in atmosphere, it makes up for in flavor. The restaurant serves a wide range of creative burgers and sliders as well as small plates and craft cocktails. Try the Speakeasy Deluxe from the speakeasy-themed burger menu and save room for a boozy s’more milkshake.

Best Winston-Salem burgers in North Carolina2. Sweet Potatoes

Sweet Potatoes serves much more than burgers. They also have Southern classics like fried chicken and soul food. Order the Ragin’ Cajun Turkey Burger with a side of fried okra for a spicy southern kick to your day.

Best Winston-Salem burgers in North Carolina

3. Small Batch Beer Co.

This brewpub makes burgers as good as their beer. The menu includes both beef and vegetarian burgers with build-it-yourself toppings as well as a menu of burgers. The Smoke Batch is delicious topped with cheddar, barbecue sauce and pork belly.

4. The Porch Kitchen and Cantina

This restaurant offers a widely varied menu in a bright and relaxed setting. There’s a quinoa-zucchini burger for the herbivores and a lot of great flavour combinations for beef burgers. Start with the avocado fries and order the Vantastic Pimento Burger for a delicious sandwich with a southern flair.

5. River Birch Lodge

The River Birch Lodge is an elevated American restaurant with a cozy atmosphere featuring fireplaces and wooden rafters. The menu is largely comprised of salads and sandwiches, but the bison burger is worth visiting for. The RBL burger with blue cheese, bacon, caramelised onions and blackberry jam is also an attention-grabber.

6. Midtown Cafe&Dessertery

Midtown Cafe is a great all-around stop for everything from breakfast to dessert, but their burgers are a great option for lunch. Order the veggie burger or the Black Jack burger, and ask for the gluten-free menu should you need it.

7. Big Daddy’s Burger Bar

This southern burger chain is popular for its gourmet burgers and hand-cut fries or homemade potato chips. Expect great food, service and variety here. Their food is consistently good and pairs well with the beers they offer too.

Best burgers in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Molly Harris

Molly Harris is a freelance travel journalist dividing her time between the United States and the Western Balkans.

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