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The 10 Best Burger Places in Ballard, Seattle

Updated: February 16, 2021

Finding the top Burgers spots has never been easier. We did the heavy lifting for you by reviewing all the best review sites to find the 10 best Burgers spots. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours with ease and spend less time deciding.

Find the perfect Burgers spot

Sawyer

Western · American · $17 avg. price for 1 burger
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

8 Oz Burger & Co

American · $14 avg. price for 1 burger
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Li'l Woody's

American · $9 avg. price for 1 burger
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Katsu Burger & Sushi

Western
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

King's Hardware

Western · American · $13 avg. price for 1 burger
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Red Mill Totem House

American · $7 avg. price for 1 burger
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Mean Sandwich

Western · $12 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Scooter's Burgers

American · $14 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Hattie's Hat Restaurant

American · $15 avg. main dish
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

The Sexton

American
Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Finding the best spot to satisfy your Burgers craving shouldn't be so tough. We used our Feastfox magic powers to analyze 1095134 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 4854 restaurants, and 1116 lists and articles from top sources like Seattle Magazine, SeattleMet and Thrillist. We cross-referenced with top lists, like Seattle Magazine - Where to Get the Best Burgers and Beer in Seattle, SeattleMet - 16 Seattle Burgers to Sink Your Teeth Into and Thrillist - The Absolute Best Burgers in Seattle Right Now. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy Seattle’s hidden gems. The ten options above are the best of Seattle Burgers.

The Burgers Price Comparison Tool

Know what prices to expect in every neighborhood. Be prepared to pay more at Whittier Heights Burgers restaurants, and spend less on Burgers at West Woodland. Knowing the average price of 1 burger will help you know what to expect next time you dine out.

NeighborhoodAve. price for 1 burger# Burgers places
Whittier Heights$174
Fremont$1517
Ballard$1325
Phinney Ridge$119
West Woodland$810

Drink pairing tips for Burgers

  • Enjoy beef burger with Cabernet Sauvignon

    For an elevated experience, pair your beef burger with Cabernet Sauvignon. This combination works particularly well because this red wine matches the beef due to its structure and tannins.


  • The perfect match for beef burger

    Experts recommend pairing a beef burger with a glass of Chardonnay, a popular white wine.

  • Pinot Noir and turkey cheese burger


    When considering what goes best with turkey cheese burger, we recommend a glass of Pinot Noir, it truly complements the dish as it complements a salty cheese topping.


Interesting facts about Burgers

  • A belly full of burger

    In 2014, Takeru Kobayashi became the proud world-record holder for eating the most burger by having 12 in one sitting.

  • 2,014 pounds of hamburger

    In Carlton, United States, Burgers-lovers celebrated a special day on September 2, 2012. Some still remember this as the day when the hamburger was made, weighing no less than 2,014 pounds.


  • Priceless or overpriced?

    Ever wondered how much the most expensive hamburger ever sold for? The sale price reached $5,000, in Corvallis, United States in 2011.

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