Au Cheval is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in Chicago.

1. Au Cheval

9.3
800 W Randolph St (at S Halsted St), Chicago, IL
Burger Joint · Fulton Market · 421 tips and reviews

NastasiaNastasia: The burger is AMAZEballs, so are the fries with garlic aioli and fried egg! Love the atmosphere too, cozy :) and really friendly service

aneessa s.aneessa steilen: Yes, the burger is delicious, but the duck gravy hash is a must get as well.

Ryan T.Ryan Tauer: Top notch burgers. Both the bacon and the foie gras topping were astounding. The duck heart hash was the steal of evening. Good beer selection.

Kuma's Corner is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in Chicago.

2. Kuma's Corner

9.1
2900 W Belmont Ave (at Francisco Ave), Chicago, IL
Burger Joint · Northwest Side · 411 tips and reviews

eitan s.eitan shay: great burgers, awesome topping selection, divine bun, great atmosphere, music and beer selection.

Ben K.Ben Kessler (@kessler): The Famous Kuma Burger is the way to go - amazing pretzel bun with sunny side up egg and bacon. Come hungry because this thing is massive.

Jorge Alexis M.Jorge Alexis Matos Feliz: Amazing the size of all the burgers... Neurosis was great! Of seven ppl just one ate the fries, its really worth wait.

DMK Burger Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in Chicago.

3. DMK Burger Bar

9.1
2954 N Sheffield Ave (at W Wellington Ave), Chicago, IL
Burger Joint · Lakeview · 261 tips and reviews

Megan L.Megan Lally: Highly recommend the truffle fries at DMK Burger Bar. #1 burger was also delicious (charred balsamic red onions... yum!)

Rob H.Rob Hayashida: Get the Number 2 Burger and a order of the Parmesan Truffle Fries. And make sure to save room for their thick milkshakes.

Louis K.Louis Klieger: Great beer selection, excellent burgers and fries. Wait time can be long, so try to go late night or on off days.

The Bad Apple is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in Chicago.

4. The Bad Apple

9.1
4300 N Lincoln Ave (at W Cullom Ave), Chicago, IL
Burger Joint · North Center · 199 tips and reviews

Tina C.Tina C: Love, Love, LOVE their rotating beer selection! The burgers are TO DIE for (best I've ever had), but the black & blue burger is too salty for my taste.

Ben B.Ben Brotzman: Try the burger with bacon and peanut butter, you won't regret it. Stellar beer and cocktail selection! Also the option of getting Old Bay seasoned fries, which are delicious.

Jeff E.Jeff Early: Nice burger, atmosphere, a haven for beer lovers. Good quality but no where near the best burger, top 26 maybe. But go the rest of the menu is creative and delicious

Butcher & The Burger is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in Chicago.

5. Butcher & The Burger

9.1
1021 W Armitage Ave (at Kenmore Ave.), Chicago, IL
Burger Joint · North Side · 107 tips and reviews

Justin B.Justin Breitfelder: Local pork burger was amazing, juicy, lean. Would never have ordered it, but came highly recommended. Some of the best fries I can remember as well - handcut from heirloom potatoes.

Chicago magazineChicago magazine: Those willing to venture beyond (stellar) grass-fed-beef patties are rewarded with elk, shrimp, and bison burgers, which truly showcase Allen Sternweiler's culinary chops.

Jeff W.Jeff W: Great burger! Good size! Good fries! Cooked just right. 👉 40 bucks well spent on two people if you're looking for the Burberry of burgers.

Burger Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in Chicago.

6. Burger Bar

8.7
1578 N Clybourn Ave (btwn Dayton St & Weed St), Chicago, IL
Burger Joint · 152 tips and reviews

AlisonAlison: Really friendly staff and great burgers! Also loved me some truffle fries on the side.

Cate C.Cate C.: Cider, gluten free burgers & buns - a celiac's heaven.

Justin R.Justin Rand: Great beer list, the burgers are as good as Kuma's, and the chorizo mac and cheese is incredible.

Small Cheval is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in Chicago.

7. Small Cheval

9.1
1732 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL
Burger Joint · Bucktown · 57 tips and reviews

Redeye ChicagoRedeye Chicago: Lovers of Au Cheval’s burgers now have a spot to grab that same great burger outdoors on a rockin’ patio while sipping peach gimlets and listening to the low rumble of the passing Blue Line. Read more.

Sarah W.Sarah Waller: I like the cheeseburger & love the pickles. I prefer the style here over Au Cheval but I never get the bacon or egg. To each their own. Similar to Shake Shack. Great outdoor seating in good weather.

Chad P.Chad Petrie: Cool vibe. House cheeseburger is delicious. Had a really nice char taste coming off the grill.

25 Degrees is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in Chicago.

8. 25 Degrees

8.8
736 N Clark St (at W Superior St), Chicago, IL
Burger Joint · River North · 120 tips and reviews

Crain's Chicago BusinessCrain's Chicago Business: Balance and contrast make the "number one" burger worth repeating, with smoky bacon, sharp Aderkasse reserve, creamy Toma cheese, caramelized onion and faintly sweet, Thousand Island dressing. Read more.

Time Out ChicagoTime Out Chicago: The prix-fixe menus highlight this spot's specialty burgers with interesting combinations like yellow fin tuna and spicy aioli or tomato, burrata and crispy prosciutto. Read more.

Heather F.Heather Folsom: Must try: bacon wrapped dates, spiked shakes (drunken berry was amaz), & burgers with jalapeño bacon &/or cardona goat cheese. Fyi, the BBQ sauce has a serious kick.

Owen & Engine is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in Chicago.

9. Owen & Engine

9.2
2700 N Western Ave (at W Schubert Ave), Chicago, IL
Gastropub · Northwest Side · 147 tips and reviews

Hillman P.Hillman Philistia: Sautéed onion burger, home made gyro, great fries, solid French press coffee

Kenny U.Kenny Ugel: Tuesday special: amazing burger, draft beer, and a shot. You can't go wrong! The burger doesn't need any cheese or ketchup, the flavor stands on its own!

Brian C.Brian Chorba: Burgers, cask ale, beer, fritters, everything

bopNgrill is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in Chicago.

10. bopNgrill

9.1
6604 N Sheridan Rd (at Albion Ave), Chicago, IL
Burger Joint · Rogers Park · 84 tips and reviews

Kay H.Kay Herrera: great burgers! definitely check it out.

Jocelyn O.Jocelyn Olea: This place is more crowded than ever since Guy Fieri stopped by, but definitely worth the wait! My favorites are the pizza burger, spam and eggs, and kimchi fries. Will's an awesome guy!

Ryan P.Ryan Pagan: I have never had a bad burger from here but my favorite is the loco burger on a pretzel bun with kimchi fries omg heaven

The Gage is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in Chicago.

11. The Gage

9.1
24 S Michigan Ave (btwn Monroe & Madison St.), Chicago, IL
Gastropub · The Loop · 314 tips and reviews

Crain's Chicago BusinessCrain's Chicago Business: House-made sausages and roasted Amish chicken are hearty treats, as is the USDA prime burger with caramelized onions and Camembert. Read more.

Lyz H.Lyz H: The rare Venison burger was fantastic, so was the regular burger, the fish and chips, and the poutine as well. By far the best restaurant we went to while in Chicago! It's a must when visiting.

ElizabethElizabeth: The food coma from the place is worth it. Everything's perfection! Delicious venison burger, best poutine I've had outside of Montreal and great drinks! Old Fashion is perfection

DryHop Brewers is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in Chicago.

12. DryHop Brewers

9.0
3155 N Broadway St (btwn W Briar Pl & W Belmont Ave), Chicago, IL
Brewery · Lake View East · 104 tips and reviews

Lori S.Lori Schwartz: I'm normally a hop head but I tried the Shark Meets Hipster wheat IPA and loved it! Stuffed burger is also amazing as well as the gourmet fries

Zach D.Zach Daniel: My go to brewpub! Their cheddar burger is the best in Chicago, which means a lot from a burger lover like myself. Beer changes often, and there's always something unique on tap.

Dana J.Dana Jensen: Delicious burgers, good price on the beer flights, really lovely pork chops, good (thin cut) fries

Revolution Brewing is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in Chicago.

13. Revolution Brewing

9.3
2323 N Milwaukee Ave (btwn N California & W Fullerton Ave), Chicago, IL
Brewery · Logan Square · 396 tips and reviews

Jason M.Jason M.: Try the Farm Burger - Wow. Cooked to perfection. Roasted beets & egg really made this. Highly recommend...

JenKuduJenKudu: The Reuben is ridiculously good! Eugene stout is delicious like dessert and the Rosa is so refreshing. So good, we came back two days later to try the burger of the month and it was awesome.

January S.January Santana: Bacon fat popcorn, burger, duck confit salad, & fig and goat cheese pizza is my fav!!!!

Fatso's Last Stand is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in Chicago.

14. Fatso's Last Stand

9.0
2258 W Chicago Ave. (Oakley), Chicago, IL
Hot Dog Joint · Ukrainian Village · 63 tips and reviews

Natalka K.Natalka Kowal: Great place! Love the fried shrimp, char dogs, and fatsos( hamburgers).

Ricel A.Ricel Almadovar: Order Fatso's Double Burger with Cheese, Char Dog with Cheese and the Jumbo Fried Shrimp. Worth every calorie :-)

ChicagoistChicagoist: Inside you’ll find delicious Chicago-style char dogs, cheese fries, burgers and fried shrimp that will either fuel the rest of your late night adventures or help ease some of tomorrow’s hangover. Read more.

Doc B's Fresh Kitchen is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in Chicago.

15. Doc B's Fresh Kitchen

9.0
100 E Walton St (at N Michigan Ave), Chicago, IL
American Restaurant · Streeterville · 76 tips and reviews

Chris R.Chris Roemmer: This place is amazing!! Have to get the Dragon or Napa burger! Make sure to sit at the bar!!! Pat is the man!!! Awesome craft beer as well!!

Christine H.Christine Hong: Nice relaxed atmosphere and GREAT food and beer. Wings are excellent and you can't really go wrong with the burgers. Come say hi to Pat at the bar - he's awesome.

Zachary R.Zachary Rand: Mint julep and Old Fashioned are solid. The Dragon burger is great, and the sweet potato fries are outstanding.