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.


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