The Best Burger in Missouri

Looking for the best burger in Missouri? It is hard to beat a mouthwatering, melt in your mouth burger. One that has been seasoned and grilled to perfection and topped with flavorful cheese and dressed with your all time favorite fixings. Whether those are crisp lettuce and juicy tomato slices or crunchy pickles and onions, we usually each have our idea of the perfect burger.

Here, we have struggled through our differences of opinion to bring you the most regionally acclaimed burgers we could find in Missouri. To make our top burger list, these burgers had to consistently receive top marks taste test after taste test! This was research we didn't mind doing, these burgers also were liked by the widest palette of tastes. So give our burger list for Missouri a try. If you find a better burger in Missouri let us know and we will make sure to try it out and weigh it against the competitors.

Also, we would love to hear what you think the best burger is to you, what qualities do you think are most essential? Or do you know of a burger joint that is the best kept secret in Missouri and you want to share your love with the nation? We want to hear it, what you have to say is important to us!

  • blanc burgers + bottles

    blanc burgers + bottles

    Kansas City, MO

    Blanc Burgers offers casual dining with reservations or walk-ins welcome in addition to take out, catering, outdoor seating and waiter service. They offer a wide range of burgers such as their Daily Grind, an over changing burger inspired by the chef, the Blanc Classic that features aged white cheddar, bibb lettuce, tomato, house-made pickles, red onion, made from scratch ketchup, mustard and all on a sesame brioche bun. Blacn Burgers offers over 15 other types of burgers in addition to their extensive menu of other lunch and dinner options.

  • Hayes Hamburger & Chili

    Hayes Hamburger & Chili

    Kansas City, MO

    Hayes Hamburger & Chili has been in business since 1955. For over 50 years since they have kept the 50's tradition alive a full 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Hayes is known for their juicy hamburgers with grilled onions, fries, onion rings and mushrooms as well as malts and pies. A family run business Hayes hopes to keep the traditional restaurant feel alive and going while catering to the newer generations with soups, salad and organic items.

  • SubZero Vodka Bar

    SubZero Vodka Bar

    St. Louis, MO

    SubZero Vodka Bar offers fresh burgers made with high quality, hand-ground American Kobe beef, Black Angus beef, lamb, or bison. They also offer vegetation options such as the ratatouille burger. SubZero Vodka Bar was named St. Louis' best burger by St. Louis Magazine. Try one of their signature burgers such as the Classic on Midwest-raised black Angus Beef, American cheese, tomato and onion. A full menu is available online to view.

  • Paul'z Burgerz & Dogz

    Paul'z Burgerz & Dogz

    St. Louis, MO

    Paul'z Burgerz and Dogz is a locally run restaurant by owner Vicky Drury. She offers such burgers as the Plain Jane with pickles, tomato, onion, lettuce and cheese, the Wilburger as well as Smokin' Paul'z Burger which is grilled then simmered in Paul'z special BBQ sauce and served with cole slaw on top. Paul'z Burgerz and Dogz has won an award for "Best Friez" by the Best of St. Louis in 2011.

  • Winstead's


    Kansas City, MO

    Winstead's, a offers unique dining experience and has since 1940 when it became a legendary Kansas City landmark. They offer steakburgers such as the single winstead, double winstead and triple winstead all with mustard, mayo, ketchup, onion, cheese, lettuce, tomato, bacon, and pickle.
    Authentic soda fountain treats and table service are also found at this great little burger joint!

  • Hi Boy Drive-in

    Hi Boy Drive-in

    Independence, MO

    Hi Boy Drive In, a family owned and operated fast food restaurant opened it's first location in 1957 and they have been going strong sense. Known not only for their burgers and ice cream as Kansas City area favorites their onion rings have been voted "The Best Onion Rings in Kansas City" for several years running. They offer specials online and t-shirt tuesdays where you can wear your Hi Boy t-shirt or hoodie and recieve one free side order with the purchase of any sandwich.

  • Danna's Bar-B-Que & Burger

    Danna's Bar-B-Que & Burger

    Branson, MO

    Danna's BBQ, named after Danna Junck has been serving the Branson area since 2001. They offer nine different burger options such as their Danna Burger, a 6 oz patty served on a toasted bun with cheese, chopped pork, lettuce, tomato, pickle and BBQ sauce. In addition the restaurant supports local services such as the Fire and Police departments, churches and local sports teams. If burgers are not your thing they also offer slow smoked BBQ made by the Junck family daily.

  • 63 Diner

    63 Diner

    Columbia, MO

    If you're looking for a classic burger and 60's style 63 Diner is the place to go. They offer classic style burgers, fries, sandwiches as well as daily lunch and dinner specials. Everything is made to order and made fresh daily. While your there try a handmade shake, malt or homemade desserts. All of this can be found in a unique environment where each booth has a personality of it's own featuring classic icons such as Marilyn, Betty Boop, Barbie, Beetle Bailey and Elvis. They offer catering and carry-out options.

  • Gordoz Restaurant

    Gordoz Restaurant

    Rolla, MO

    Gordoz Steakhouse has a wide variety of menu options such as signature steaks, seafood, pastas, chicken and Mediterranenan specialities. They feature burgers served with a choice of sides such as their fresh 1/2 lb ground Angus beef burger served with bacon and cheese on a Kaiser bun. A locally owned retaurant Gordoz Steakhouse also has three banquet rooms for any occasion you can think of.

  • Westport Flea Market Bar & Grill

    Westport Flea Market Bar & Grill

    Kansas City, MO

    Westport Flea Market Bar & Grill is unique in that it is a cash only establishment. They offer daily specials and burgers such as the Flea Market burger, 10 oz of ground chuck, the Mini Market burger, a 5 1/2 oz burger and the Patty Melt, a mini on toasted rye with Swiss cheese and grilled onions. All burgers come served with curly fries, cottage cheese or cole slaw. They offer other items such as slow smoked meats and award winning Catfish but burgers are what started it all.