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

1. Shake Shack

9.4
Madison Square Park (23rd & Madison), New York, NY
Burger Joint · Flatiron District · 1235 tips and reviews

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!

Manon M.Manon Maoui: Really good home made burger and fries, especially the bacon cherry pepper burger, a bit spicy but very different ! Enjoy the place outside at night during springtime

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2. Minetta Tavern

9.2
113 Macdougal St (btwn W 3rd & Bleecker St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 607 tips and reviews

TheoryTheory: NY. Delicious late night bistro spot. Our must-haves: roasted bone marrow, beef tartare and of course the black label burger.

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.

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3. J.G. Melon

9.0
1291 3rd Ave (at E 74th St), New York, NY
Burger Joint · Upper East Side · 444 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.

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.

Caroline L.Caroline Le: the juiciest and most traditional and perfectly cooked burger in NYC. bacon cheeseburger was great. service was quick. you can wait for a while to get a seat, but the wait is worth it!

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 · 839 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!!!

Khalil i.Khalil ibitefood: A good burger for a great price . Great job on the bun

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.

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5. The Spotted Pig

9.0
314 W 11th St (at Greenwich St), New York, NY
Gastropub · West Village · 829 tips and reviews

Emily M.Emily M.: The chicken liver toast is to die for and the Cubano, burger and well, pretty much everything else is fabulous too.

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

Elliot W.Elliot Wehner: The burger and shoestring fries are awesome. Also has a good Bloody Mary and a few solid cask beers

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6. Ruby's Café

9.3
219 Mulberry St (btwn Prince & Spring St), New York, NY
Australian Restaurant · NoLita · 346 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.

Brigitte P.Brigitte Perez: Bronte burger is amazing. Added bacon of course. Creamy chicken pasta is delicious. Nice cozy spot.

ClarissaClarissa: Amazing food - bronte burger, truffle fries, chicken avo salad, quinoa bowl. Good music too 👏

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

7. Shake Shack

9.0
366 Columbus Ave (at W 77th St), New York, NY
Burger Joint · Upper West Side · 497 tips and reviews

Ingrid S.Ingrid Silva: I love the burguer, best burguer and fries ever.

Amanda W.Amanda Williams: Delicious burgers and of course frozen custards!

John B.John Brian: I absolutely love the Smoke Shack Burger. Get the cheese fries (to go) and they'll put the sauce on the side for dipping!

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8. P.J. Clarke's

9.0
915 3rd Ave (at E 55th St), New York, NY
Pub · Midtown East · 299 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.

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

Caro F.Caro Faune: Trying the traditional burger, yummy! And I really liked the Brooklyn lager beer. Totally recommend it!

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9. by CHLOE.

9.0
185 Bleecker St (at MacDougal St), New York, NY
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 263 tips and reviews

Marta T.Marta Tappero: Great still newbie messy place. Guac burger is great, lemonade and sweet potato fries. Staff is very friendly, prices are reasonable. Definitely great place to have vegan good food!

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.

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10. Hillstone

9.2
378 Park Ave S (at E 27th St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · NoMad · 241 tips and reviews

Kimberly F.Kimberly Fisher: Everything on the menu is great: spinach artichoke dip, french dip, asian steak noodle salad and burgers top the list.

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.

Su P.Su Park: California burger was so good! Shoestring fries were on point and addictive - ahi tuna salad was very fresh and good for something on the lighter side. Mangoes were sweet!

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11. Harlem Public

9.2
3612 Broadway (btwn W 148th & W 149th St), New York, NY
Bar · Hamilton Heights · 183 tips and reviews

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.

Juliet G.Juliet Greenblatt: Great burgers (and other stuff too) and lots of beers to chose from. Can get pretty crowded so you can stop by At The Wallace next door for a drink and they'll come get you when your table is ready!

KarenKaren: The peanut butter burger is actually delicious. It's popular for a reason. And the beer list is great.

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12. Emily West Village

9.3
35 Downing St, New York, NY
Pizza Place · West Village · 77 tips and reviews

Corbin B.Corbin Blankenstein: The Burger, the Colony (red), and the Emmy (white) are the standards... absolutely delicious. Looking forward to trying everything else

Sean D.Sean Daly: Really impressed with this place. Excellent atmosphere and music (classic rock)! Burger was crazy good and pizza probably the best detroit style Ive had in the city

Marina L.Marina Lee: The Emily pizza was simple but tasty. Save some room for the burger - it is truly one of the best.

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13. Lure Fishbar

9.2
142 Mercer St (at Prince St), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · SoHo · 380 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.

Burger BedlamBurger Bedlam: Be sure to try the Bash Burger, our #1 ranked burger! It's not on the menu so you gotta ask for it specifically. One of the bartenders, Annie, makes a mean Old Fashioned as well.

EvaEva: Great happy hour. Don't miss the burger or lobster roll (when in season).

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

14. The NoMad Bar

9.4
10 W 28th St (at Broadway), New York, NY
Cocktail Bar · NoMad · 227 tips and reviews

RJ H.RJ Hammond: Oh my god. I can't believe that im saying this, but the burger is one of the best burgers in nyc (sorry corner bistro). Drinks are great prices are somewhat reasonable for the area and decent service

CJCJ: The dark spirited cocktails and the hamburger are excellent!

Ranu R.Ranu Rajkarnikar: The burger and fries are amazing. Scotch olives are delicious too. Love the dark liquor cocktail section. Beautiful space and friendly bartenders, come with friends or a date!

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15. by CHLOE

9.1
60 W 22nd St (5th and 6th Avenue), New York, NY
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Flatiron District · 140 tips and reviews

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!!

Valerie S.Valerie Sanders: Trendy and casual decor that is perfect for Instagram. Food is amazing. SO flavorful and delicious vegan dishes -- try the guac burger! Be prepared to wait during peak lunch/dinner times.