Shake Shack is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in New York City.

1. Shake Shack

9.4
11 Madison Ave (at E 23rd St), New York, NY
Burger Joint · Flatiron District · 1200 tips and reviews

Anna R.Anna Riego: I got the black and white shake with a reg cheeseburger. Burger was fantastic (so juicy) and the shake was rich and creamy. Yum! Check out the web-cam on the site to see how long the line is! Read more.

Vanessa P.Vanessa Ponce: Shroom burger is my favorite one, extremely good! Also if its warm outside you may want to check the Shake Shack can available in the website to see how crazy is the line

Paige C.Paige C: The best burgers around! The shakes are really good too. Also, if they have the beer battered corn dog (special), go for it!

Minetta Tavern is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in New York City.

2. Minetta Tavern

9.2
113 Macdougal St (btwn W 3rd & Bleecker St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 582 tips and reviews

Cindy C.Cindy C.: You have to make a reservation 30 days in advance to dine here but the black label burger is worth it!! Oh and get the bone marrow too!!

Milun T.Milun Tesovic: there's quiet a focus on beef and burgers. Has one of the best burgers in town. Plenty of fish on the menu too.

Mike H.Mike H: Incredible. Black Label Burger lives up to the hype, cocktails are awesome, chocolate souffle is amazing. Just go.

J.G. Melon is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in New York City.

3. J.G. Melon

9.1
1291 3rd Ave (at E 74th St), New York, NY
Burger Joint · Upper East Side · 411 tips and reviews

Andrew L.Andrew Lambert: GREAT burger, get it with bacon, no lettuce or tomato. Worth the price. Cottage fries are good too.

Erik C.Erik Cintron: Love the old school feel cash only outdoor and indoor seating and good prices. Have beer if u like simple good food there burgers are juicy and potato chips fries are yummy

Steve S.Steve Soleimani: great burgers! i suggest fries and chili as a starter or even to complement your burger. scoop the chili with the fries. heck even put some chili on your hamburger.

Shake Shack is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in New York City.

4. Shake Shack

9.2
691 8th Ave (at W 44th St), New York, NY
Burger Joint · Theater District · 814 tips and reviews

Arun M.Arun Mathew: I have friends who don't like cinnamon and nutmeg. If you are one too, stay away from the Mexican fudge brownie custard. It's actually spicy. The burger though - love it love it love it!!!

Quentin L.Quentin Lafon: Very tasty burgers. Friendly staff & great atmosphere ! Try the cheese fries, they are delicious !

Martin T.Martin Turner: Amazing! The best hamburgers in Manhattan (and NY!). The fries are just perfect and make a amazing couple with any burger in the menu.

The Spotted Pig is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in New York City.

5. The Spotted Pig

9.2
314 W 11th St (at Greenwich St), New York, NY
Gastropub · West Village · 794 tips and reviews

Ben Y.Ben Young: Burgers are amazing, as is the steak. Great selection of drinks and nice cosy atmosphere on a cold day.

Isabella I.Isabella Izquierdo: Amazing burguer! Juicy and tender with roquefort! the seabass is also great! Cozy however, no reservations and subpar service...

LuciLuci: Best hamburger in the city, must order it! Go during the week to avoid crowds. Nevertheless there is always place at the bar. Just love this place.

Ruby's Café is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in New York City.

6. Ruby's Café

9.4
219 Mulberry St (btwn Prince & Spring St), New York, NY
Australian Restaurant · NoLita · 309 tips and reviews

Rafi S.Rafi Syed: All of the burgers are unique (the meat and the bun are...more Australian) and tasty. The real lunch winner is the chicken avo salad. Light and well-dressed, just like your favorite startup employee.

ChristinaChristina: Amazing brunch place. Mushroom fusilli and burgers are sooooooo delicious. Really good smoothie and nut milk. But long wait

SavoteurSavoteur: Ruby’s, an Australian hole-in-the-wall, is one of the best spots in all of downtown. Its burgers are some of the best in New York. Try the Brontë burger with crispy fried Brussels sprouts. Read more.

P.J. Clarke's is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in New York City.

7. P.J. Clarke's

9.0
915 3rd Ave (at E 55th St), New York, NY
Pub · Midtown East · 286 tips and reviews

Frank S.Frank S: An All-Time New York Great, one of Frank Sinatra's favorit New York haunts, mine too. Great Burger, but best of all, great old decor that's been unchanged for almost 100 years. Love it.

rosie (.rosie (siman) yakob: Some of the best burgers in Manhattan! Go for the classic but add cheddar. And don't miss brussels sprouts as a side!

Ariadna G.Ariadna Grané: very good hamburgers in a nyc's classic! we had the apple pie too (really really good!!)

Black Tap is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in New York City.

8. Black Tap

9.0
529 Broome St (btwn Thompson & Sullivan St), New York, NY
Burger Joint · SoHo · 175 tips and reviews

Elyse E.Elyse Estrada: Bar seating only so just come w/ one friend. Get the all American burger, so delish! Def worth the #2 Foursquare ranking for best burger (behind Minetta) protip: ask them to make you cheese fries.

Foxxy B.Foxxy B: Straight-forward but respectful service, incredibly juicy and tasty burgers, & a good beer selection. Small space.

Paige C.Paige C: Worth the wait! I love their original burger - cooked perfectly! Obviously their milkshakes are the main attraction. I loved the cookies and cream shake!

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9.2
185 Bleecker St (at MacDougal St), New York, NY
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 246 tips and reviews

JennJenn: Although known for their amazing vegan burgers, you also can't go wrong with the mac n "cheese" or kale artichoke dip!

Divya M.Divya Menon: The food is sooo delicious! I am in love with the beet ketchup, Guac Burger and Thai salad.

Colin L.Colin Lee: Delicious new vegan place. The guac burger, the taco quinoa salad and the purple smoothie were top notch. Only bad thing is the wait due to its popularity

Burger & Lobster is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in New York City.

10. Burger & Lobster

9.0
39 W 19th St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Burger Joint · Flatiron District · 221 tips and reviews

Fernando F.Fernando Figueroa: One of the best burgers I have ever had! Cheddar and American cheese plus bacon, and the bun is really good.

Nandi A.Nandi Anderson: Burger, Lobster, or Lobster Roll. And a salad and fries. The food comes out QUICK! And it's delicious!

Lily F.Lily F: It's a lot of food for price but it's worth it! Service was so wonderful and the burger is delicious and cooked perfectly. Fries were on point too.

Hillstone is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in New York City.

11. Hillstone

9.2
378 Park Ave S (at E 27th St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · NoMad · 242 tips and reviews

lisa l.lisa lim: Burgers, French dip, chicken salad, Thai beef salad and ribs are my fav. Veggie sides are great as is the sushi.

Essam A.Essam Al-Ebrahim: Good setting surroundings, friendly nice staff, and the food is delitious. Try the viggie burger is BIG and great.

SS: Great place, food and staff. U have 2 try the coconut shrimp rolls it was amazing and the spinach artichoke dip is the best in town, burgers and salmon were great too.

Harlem Public is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in New York City.

12. Harlem Public

9.2
3612 Broadway (btwn W 148th & W 149th St), New York, NY
Bar · Hamilton Heights · 175 tips and reviews

Yannick G.Yannick Guillemot: BBQ Pork Burger, awesome spirit, lots of beer choices, GET THERE!

a blissful life.a blissful life.: Amazing brunch... try the #EggsDeb and one of the Three Mary's. Didn't catch brunch? Try the Avocado Fries, Pork Belly Queso, or the Peanut Butter Burger with a nice, cold beer.

Wes S.Wes Shippee: Not a bad thing to say about this place. Super attentive servers, great craft beer selection, incredible burger (bonus points for adding swiss and brown sugar bacon), and a great neighborhood crowd.

Hillstone is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in New York City.

13. Hillstone

9.1
153 E 53rd St (SW 54th & 3rd Ave), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Midtown East · 179 tips and reviews

Jessica N.Jessica Nacinovich: The California Grilled Artichoke is amazing here. The best item on the menu. The veggie burger and ribs are also awesome.

Anthony L.Anthony Limberakis: Great burger and shoestring fries. Nice live jazz music.

Jenny B.Jenny B: Best veggie burger in the city. Ahi Tuna burger at lunch is amazing. Artichokes, when in season, are a MUST order. Love the unlimited iced teas:)

Lure Fishbar is one of The 15 Best Places for Burgers in New York City.

14. Lure Fishbar

9.1
142 Mercer St (at Prince St), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · SoHo · 368 tips and reviews

HuffPostHuffPost: A definite HuffPost favorite, make sure to order the yellowtail jalapeno roll and ask for the Bash Burger (it's delicious). For dessert, ice cream sandwiches. Read more.

jared z.jared zlotnick: sushi is fantastic aboard this SoHo yacht. also try the seafood salad, chilled lobster, and Burger.

Dario G.Dario Garcia-Carracedo: fish/sushi raw bar, that's great...but just order the award winner Bash burguer with bacon jam...simply delicious.

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9.1
60 W 22nd St (5th and 6th Avenue), New York, NY
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Flatiron District · 105 tips and reviews

Alan Z.Alan Zakheim: Great vegan vibe with fresh salads and a guac burger that everyone loves.

Alex N.Alex Nguyen: guac burger, spicy thai and quinoa taco salad, avocado toast, smoothies, etc. everything is good and vegan. line will always be long, but it's 100% worth it.

Nancy A.Nancy Adams: The Best place for all vegetarians taco salad,guac burger, avocado toast, and many more. Food is delicious and vegan but Green Day smoothie is more delicious then anything else Best place to hangout!!