A list of the best places in London to take your family for a juicy burger
How fun are burgers for a family meal? Perfect for picky eaters as they can be taken apart and reassembled with only the best bits. Everyone has a favourite burger. You can go the traditional cheeseburger. Maybe a chicken burger is more your thing. Or a delicious veggie burger.
London has some truly delicious burger places to choose from. Here is my list of the top places. This is sure to be heavily contested, as burger lovers are a loyal bunch and I am sure you have your favourite picks.
Because I know we are all adventurous and often have to eat the same food over and over again because that's what our kids like, I have included the best sounding burger from each place for the adults to try. Go on, live dangerously.
With 25 locations throughout London, there is a reason Honest Burgers are so popular. Juicy beef patties are made at their own butchery and the signature rosemary chips are cut and cooked fresh daily. All produce is fresh and local and that is what makes them truly stand apart.
For the kids, there is a dedicated kids menu with chicken, beef or veggie burgers served with chips on a play mat to keep them occupied.
Location: With so many locations, find your closest Honest Burgers here Try this burger, I dare you: Beef and Chilli with cheese, bacon, jalopeno relish, lettuce, red onion and hot sauce.
Another institution, you will always feel welcome bringing your family along to a Shake Shack as they are totally kid friendly and down to earth. An import from the US, Shake Shack has taken London by storm and there are now nine locations throughout London.
For the kids, each location has done something special. But they will love you forever if you serve them up a signature shake. Come for the burgers. Stay for the concretes. Dense, rich and creamy frozen custard. Yum!
Location: With so many locations, find your closest Shake Shack here.
Try this Burger, go on I dare you: Not a burger, but you HAVE to try a concrete. Make it a double.
Specialising in roast meat sandwiches dipped in gravy and flat griddle smashed burgers, Dip and Flip now has four locations of gravy goodness in London. They even have a pop up.
The Dip side uses country beef or lamb dipped in gravy and served in a fresh bread roll with even more gravy on the side. The Flip side uses country beef on a soft brioche bun with mustard, ketchup, American cheese, cabbage slaw and pickles.
Location: With so many locations, find your closest Dip and Flip here Try this burger, I dare you: Bacon Double Cheeseburger. Maybe dip it into your neighbours gravy.
Want a perfect day out with your family? Head to the Brockley Markets on a Saturday and visit the stall Mother Flipper for a juicy and delicious burger on the go. Mother Flipper will hit curbs across London, so be sure to follow their Facebook page for where they will pop up!
Try this burger, go on I dare you: The Dirty Barbie. Double patty, American cheese, candy bacon, candy onion, BBQ sauce
What started as a pop up has now moved in permanently to the Old Spitalfields Market and three other take out joints in London. In 2014, they won the London Burger Bash with the Bleecker Black, a double cheeseburger with beef black pudding. So if you want another family day out to the markets, Bleecker Burger would be an awesome option.
Location: With so many locations, find your closest Bleecker Burger here.
Try this burger, I dare you: Veggie Burger, fried organic tofu, blue cheese, lettuce, onion and sauce.
Patty and Bun serves up the freshest and arguably some of the most delicious and eclectic burgers in London. They even feature a video on their website on what goes into making their fresh and tasty brioche buns.
With some incredible sides to go with your burger, you will leave feeling well and truly full and satisfied. Sides including cheese balls, chicken wings, chipotle coleslaw, beef brisket nuggets and fried chicken.
Locations: With so many locations, find your closest Patty and Bun here.
Try this burger, I dare you: Smokey Robinson Burger. Caramelised onions, bacon, ketchup and smokey p&b mayo.
Have I tempted you yet? Where is your favourite place to grab a burger with your family? Please let us know in the comments below, we would love to hear from you.
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