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In the past, there were visionaries such as Leonardo da Vinci, Benjamin Franklin and Juan Antonio Luna, who pushed the boundaries of world culture with their art. Today, we have these burger joints on this list. Read on!
Started as a fun project by friends in 2013, Beef X reinvents the burger patty with 50% beef and 50% bacon/spam/longganisa/breakfast sausage burgers. Aside from its burgers, they also serve Poutine ng Ina Mo, Pizza Buns, and Waffle Buns. Order the Pink Potion with Feelings – a drink that comes with a hilarious performance! Read our full feature here.
Grind Bistro – BGC
Grind Bistro is not your usual burger joint, it elevates the experience through elegant plating, top-shelf ingredients, and unique takes on classic favorites. It only uses 100% USDA beef and topped with the mysterious-and-delicious Tiny’s Secret Sauce. Read more here.
With a reputation built on uber-creative burgers and a menu peppered with pop culture references, B&B Burgers and Brewskies has definitely forced its way into the local burger scene. It’s a great place to grab some cold beers and awesome beef with your friends for BNO nights.
Get the: Call The Nurse
8 Cuts Burger Blends – multiple branches
The name “8 Cuts” is a reference to the eight different cuts of meat used in making this burger joint’s five distinct blends. Customers can customize their blend and burger, all of which results in a unique experience you won’t be able to find anywhere else.
Get the: Q-Daddy
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Pound by Todd English – BGC
Pound is one of the newest burger joints in town, but it’s already made a name for itself courtesy of its next-level burgers. Made with the same quality we’ve loved at Todd English, Pound’s burgers are definite game-changers.
Get the: POUND Burger
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Burger Geek – Alabang
Since opening to rave reviews earlier this year, Burger Geek has made the long drive down south entirely worth it. The secret is in its smashed patties, which may seem counter-intuitive, but apparently makes all the difference. Also read: 16 Best Alabang Restaurants to Discover Great Food
Get the: Class President
Charlie’s Grind and Grill – multiple branches
Ever since opening its carwash burger joint concept in 2009, Charlie’s Grind and Grill has become a mainstay in the local burger scene. Their Black Angus and Wagyu burgers need no introduction.
Get the: Double Black Angus Cheese Burger with Bacon & Shrooms
BRGR: The Burger Project – Maginhawa
At The Burger Project, the customer is king. Customize burgers to your liking with all the toppings and add-ons your heart (and stomach) desires. Or get one of their signature designer BRGRs.
Get the: Make your own!
Zark’s Burgers – multiple branches
Zark’s Burgers believes that, “Greasier is better”, and it definitely delivers on that promise with its huge , jawbreaking burgers. That size, combined with student-friendly prices, have made Zark’s an institution among burger-loving high school and college kids.
Get the: The Jawbreaker
Lazy Bastard – multiple branches
Along Jupiter St. in Makati is a large sign that says “BACON & BURGERS THIS WAY”. Sure enough, Lazy Bastard delivers on that promise with its impressive lineup of juicy burgers and (of course) bacon-wrapped hotdogs. Long live bacon indeed!
Get the: Bacon Cheeseburger
Sweet Ecstasy – multiple branches
The name says it all: sweet, sweet ecstasy is what you’ll experience with every bite of their burger. There’s a reason this hole-in-the-wall burger joint (originally from Cubao Expo) has become a favorite, and we encourage you to discover it for yourself.
Get the: Double Cheeseburger
This is by no means a complete list, but if we had to try every awesome burger in Manila we’d be at it all year… which doesn’t seem so bad, actually! While you’re on your burger hunt, make sure your favorite burger joints get some lovin’ by adding them to your Must Try list on the Booky app!