Best Burgers in Zurich
Although Zurich has some of the largest selections of fine food and dining, sometimes you just want to sink your teeth into a nice, big, juicy burger. However, when McDonald’s just doesn’t cut it and Burger King leaves you feeling disappointed, where do you go?
Worry not, reader, for NewInZurich has a solution; whether you’re looking for a healthy veggie-burger or a monstrous double decker, we’ve got you covered. Here’s a list of the 10 best places to eat a burger in Zurich.
Ever wanted a burger meal that was delicious and filling, full of meat, and healthy all at the same time? The Butcher offers the perfect solution. This restaurant offers delicious burgers packed with meat, vegetables, sauces, and other ingredients, depending on the burger. From the juicy Pulled Pork BBQ burger to the healthy Roast-Vegi burger, Butcher offers a wide variety of burgers, which are well complimented by their delicious Butcher fries. Customers can also choose additional toppings if they desire. Also be on the lookout for their delicious homemade ice tea. More info on the Butcher website.
Address: Stüssihofstatt 15, 8001 Zürich
Fork & Bottle
Fork & Bottle prides itself on its excellent burgers which are all made with of local Swiss beef and served with local Swiss fries (they wash and chip the potatoes themselves). The F&B Classic burger is fantastic, beautifully cooked, most and tender but my favourite is the Bacon & Cheese. The top seller is the new Southern Fried Chicken Burger which is full of flavour and delicious. There’s also Pulled Pork, Spiced Soft Shell Crab and even 3 vegetarian burgers to choose from. Check out the Fork & Bottle website.
Address: Allmendstrasse 20, 8002 Zürich
For those desiring a gourmet burger experience, Korner has a variety of delicious, homemade gourmet hamburgers. Though the restaurant is a little bit on the pricey side, it’s definitely worth it. Burger fans looking for a real challenge should look out for The Almighty, which has two patties, two pieces of bacon, two slices of cheese, salad, and a huge amount of sauce. Alternatively, if you’re looking for something more… vegetarian, they also offer The Belly Dancer and Machu Picchu. Also worth looking into are the Korner fries – truly delicious! And if you’re looking for an authentic American experience, you can order some root beer along with your burger as well. For more information, visit the Korner website.
Address: Gartenstrasse 10, 8002 Zürich
Sometimes, even the most expensive burgers don’t meet your standards. Holy Cow offers a wide variety of burgers at low prices – perfect for those on a budget. Also available is their student menu, where 3 full menus are offered at the prices of CHF 13.90 and CHF 14.90. Look out for their “for the hungry” menu, offering huge burgers for up to CHF 25 (menu). If you want to see more, check out the Holy Cow website.
Address: Zähringerstrasse 28, 8001 Zürich
Following a traditional American menu, Helvti Diner offers some of the highest quality burgers, hotdogs, bagels and sandwiches. From the Classic Angus, to the American, to the Philly Cheese, everything on offer is delicious and freshly prepared. The salads and fries also complement the food quite well. Watch out for their incredible milkshakes, which can be ordered with alcohol. Need more information? Check out the Helvti Diner website.
Address: Kasernenstrasse 2, 8004 Zürich
The Bite, considered one of the best burger places in Zurich, is truly a privilege to eat at. With a relaxed, inviting atmosphere and some of the best burgers in town, it is absolutely charming. The burgers are delicious and juicy, and range from the Classic Bite to the incredible 3 beef patty burger The Hattrick. The animal fries served here are also wonderful, and complement the burgers well. If you’re hungry for more (pun intended), check out the Bite website.
Adress: Brauerstrasse 15, 8004 Zürich
Iroquois is a friendly restaurant tin the Seefeld neigbbourghood offering a good selections of meat dishes – and and naturally they have good selection of burgers too. However you want it, beef, pulled pork, chicken and salmon – there are lots of tasty options! Visit the Iroquois website for more details.
Address: Seefeldstrasse 120, 8008 Zürich
Located in the street with all the upside down umbrellas and a short walk away from Prime Tower is Gerold Chuchi. Serving delicious freshly cooked burgers, it’s a great place to visit. So why not head to down and grab yourself your own so called “Gerold Börger”? Check out the Gerold Chuchi website to find out more.
Address: Geroldstrasse 5, 8005 Zürich
Heidi & Tell Co
Heidi and Tell is a great little burger joint located on Gotthardstrasse. They serve burgers made from quality ingredients on whole-grain buns, leaving you feeling satisfied but not unbearably full. The atmosphere is very laid back and relaxed, and the service is great as well. See the Heidi and Tell website to find out more.
Address: Gotthardstrasse 66, 8002 Zürich
Why not try a burger in the sky? At the Clouds Bistro, you can enjoy a gourmet burger while marveling at a panoramic view of Zurich. The meat is well cooked, and makes for a great burger. Be sure to call ahead and place a reservation. See the Clouds website for more information.
Address: Maagplatz 5, 8005 Zürich
B. Good is a Boston based burger chain that ensures everything is made from homemade and fresh ingredients. They serve 4 types of burgers, and have 3 types of buns to choose from, giving customers a wide vareity of options. In addition to the guilt free burgers, they serve some delicious salad bowls, filled to the rim with fresh veggies. Check out the B. Good Website to find out more.
Address: Oberdorfstrasse 8, 8001 Zürich & Langstrasse 211, 8005 Zürich
Jack and Jo
“Slow fast food” is the byline for Jack and Jo and they really do have a mouthwatering selection of burgers. With two locations, one in Europalle in Zurich and another in Wintethur, their burgers are well known for their quality and taste. The delicious breakfast burger comes brimming with crispy bacon and avocado, and is just one of their many options. For vegetarians, Jack and Jo’s also has some great choices. Overall, they provide an excellent range of burgers, and also allow their customers to add extra toppings so you can pimp your own burger. Take a visit to the Jack and Jo website to read more.
Address: Gustav-Gull-Platz 2, 8004 Zürich
What’s your favorite spot for a burger? Let us know by posting in the comments below!
Written by Yuji Aoyama & Sofia Mikton