Top Hamburgers

Craving a big, juicy burger? Our editors share their picks for Atlanta's best hamburgers.

Updated: March 11, 2005

Top Burger Spots


Ted's Montana Grill

314 City Cir, Peachtree City, GA 30269

Burgers are made 20 different ways from bison or beef, with steroid-free, fresh-ground meat.


Murphy's

997 Virginia Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306

Grilled to perfection burger with Swiss cheese, smoked bacon and avocado mayonnaise.


Ann's Snack Bar

1615 Memorial Dr, Atlanta, GA 30317

A soup-Nazi like reputation and the sloppiest burger on the planet have lines out the door at this Memorial dive.


Vortex Bar & Grill

878 Peachtree St, Atlanta, GA 30309

Killer burgers and a serious bar scene make this dressed-up burger joint a huge Midtown hangout.


The Earl

488 Flat Shoals Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30316

Top-notch burgers, especially the outstanding bacon cheeseburger, draw the crowds to East Atlanta.


The Varsity

61 North Ave., Atlanta, GA 30308

North Avenue landmark serves up artery-clogging burgers in a neon-drenched, old-Atlanta setting.


George's Restaurant & Bar

1041 N Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306

Tasty burgers come in many varieties at this gritty, down-to-earth joint.


The Gravity Pub

1257 Glenwood Ave Se, Atlanta, GA 30316

The craziest of all Atlanta burgers is back! Gravity Pub resurrected the famed Luther Burger from defunct Mulligans--a bacon cheeseburger on a krispy kreme donut.


The Warren City Club

818 N Highland Avenue, Atlanta, GA 30306

Surprise! This private club, known for a late-night scene, has built a reputation for their un-assuming menu and glorified burger.


Highland Tap

1026 N Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306

While the famous Tap steak sandwich takes center stage, their burger serves as their secret weapon.


More Local Favorites


5 Seasons Brewing

5600 Roswell Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30342


Atkins Park Restaurant and Tavern

794 N Highland Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30306