D.C.'s best burgers
BGR - The Burger Joint is one of D.C.'s best burgers.

1. BGR - The Burger Joint

7.3
1514 Connecticut Ave NW (btwn Q St. & Dupont Cir NW), Washington, D.C.
Burger-Imbiss · Dupont Circle · 105 Tipps und Bewertungen

Washington PostWashington Post: Burgers with "mojo sauce" and sweet potato fries are worth the wait. Also try the Greek, a lamb burger with tzatziki sauce and feta. Mehr erfahren.

Big Buns is one of D.C.'s best burgers.

2. Big Buns

8.5
4401 Wilson Blvd (at Taylor St, in the courtyard), Arlington, VA
Burger-Imbiss · Ballston - Virginia Square · 70 Tipps und Bewertungen

Washington PostWashington Post: Here they ask for orders in stages to ensure complete customization. Choose a beef, chicken or fish burger and add toppings like mango-black bean salsa, fried egg, and grilled pineapple. Not at once. Mehr erfahren.

Black & Orange is one of D.C.'s best burgers.

3. Black & Orange

1300 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, D.C.
Burger-Imbiss · Connecticut Avenue - K Street · 53 Tipps und Bewertungen

Washington PostWashington Post: Here it's more about seasonings than toppings. Burgers are cooked "pink or no pink" and standouts include No Burger, No Cry (habanero); Curried Away (curry, of course); Pardon My French (truffle oil). Mehr erfahren.

The Black Squirrel is one of D.C.'s best burgers.

4. The Black Squirrel

7.8
2427 18th St NW (at Belmont Rd NW), Washington, D.C.
Kneipe · Adams Morgan · 81 Tipps und Bewertungen

Washington PostWashington Post: Come for the beer, stay for the burgers. The kitchen uses pure Hereford beef and the naturally beefy flavor needs no adornment other than what it comes with: lettuce, tomato and a sesame-seed bun. Mehr erfahren.

Central Michel Richard is one of D.C.'s best burgers.

5. Central Michel Richard

8.8
1001 Pennsylvania Ave NW (at 10th St. NW), Washington, D.C.
Amerikanisches Restaurant · Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown · 111 Tipps und Bewertungen

Washington PostWashington Post: Best bets: lobster and tuna burgers in addition to the beef standard. The fried chicken is also incredible. Mehr erfahren.

Good Stuff Eatery is one of D.C.'s best burgers.

6. Good Stuff Eatery

8.7
303 Pennsylvania Ave SE (at 3rd St. SE), Washington, D.C.
Burger-Imbiss · Capitol Hill · 272 Tipps und Bewertungen

Washington PostWashington Post: Juicy burgers are served on buttery buns and the toasted marshmallow milkshake spins the taste of the campfire into a thick drink. Standouts: Blazin' Barn burger and the Farmhouse Bacon Cheese burger. Mehr erfahren.

Kangaroo Boxing Club is one of D.C.'s best burgers.

7. Kangaroo Boxing Club

3412 11th St NW (at Park Rd NW), Washington, D.C.
Grill-Imbiss · Columbia Heights · 78 Tipps und Bewertungen

Washington PostWashington Post: Pulled pork is by far their biggest hit, but don't overlook the burgers. The Costanza combines ground beef with smoked pastrami, while the Vandelay enhances fresh ground Angus with smoked Angus. Mehr erfahren.

Palena is one of D.C.'s best burgers.

8. Palena

3529 Connecticut Ave NW (at Porter St. NW), Washington, D.C.
Neuamerikanisches Restaurant · Cleveland Park · 52 Tipps und Bewertungen

Washington PostWashington Post: Get the cheeseburger. Palena uses Angus beef laced with dry-aged steak, truffled cheese and a brioche bun made in-house. Mehr erfahren.

Ray's Hell Burger is one of D.C.'s best burgers.

9. Ray's Hell Burger

1713 Wilson Blvd (at N Quinn St.), Arlington, VA
Burger-Imbiss · Colonial Village · 131 Tipps und Bewertungen

Washington PostWashington Post: The strong suit at Ray's is the hand-trimmed beef blend and the way it's cooked. Sides of watermelon and corn on the cob are built into even the basic $6.95 hamburger. Mehr erfahren.

Shake Shack is one of D.C.'s best burgers.

10. Shake Shack

8.9
1216 18th St NW (at Connecticut Ave NW), Washington, D.C.
Burger-Imbiss · Connecticut Avenue - K Street · 224 Tipps und Bewertungen

Washington PostWashington Post: You might have to wait in a long line, but this sufficiently juicy patty tucked into the lightly crisped bun is (fairly) fast food that pays a compliment to the genre. For dessert, pick the Monu-Mint. Mehr erfahren.