The Best Burger in Virginia

Looking for the best burger in Virginia? 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 Virginia. 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 Virginia a try. If you find a better burger in Virginia 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 Virginia and you want to share your love with the nation? We want to hear it, what you have to say is important to us!


Station 2 Richmond

Richmond, VA

Station 2 offers gourmet burgers, craft beers, wine, and spirits. Their ground beef comes from Buffalo Creek Beef one of Virginia’s most humane and well respected farms.


Brgr Shack

Arlington, VA

The Brgr Shack offers a wide selection of burgers such as the gourmet burger, juicy chicken burger, savory turkey burger, and the veggie burger. They use 100% All Natural Grass Fed Beef Burgers.


Be Right Burger

Reston, VA

In addition to offering beef burgers, Be Right Burger’s menu also offers turkey, veggie, and other types of burgers. All of these are made fresh to order and topped with the customer’s choice of gourmet sauces and toppings.


Wright’s Dairy Rite

Stauton, VA

Wright’s Dairy Rite has been in business serving residents of Staunton for over 50 years. Their signature burger is the Superburger, which is made up of two patties of pure ground beef, real american cheese, shredded lettuce, and their special sauce.



Fairfax, VA

The restaurant has earned numerous awards such as Best Bar Menu, Best Burger, Best Brunch in Fairfax, and Best Salads. Artie’s claims to be Fairfax’s most popular restaurant since 1978.


Wiinky’s Grilled Fresh

Arlington, VA

Wiinkys Grilled Fresh is a restaurant known for its freshly prepared burgers and hot dogs, made from premium 100% Certified Black Angus Beef. You are given the option to design your own burger or select from half a dozen house favorites.


Ray’s Hell Burger

Arlington, VA

Ray’s Hell Burger serves hamburgers as its only main dish offering. Seared foie gras, roasted bone marrow, and double-cream brie are some of the burger toppings to choose from. You may even bring your own wine to drink with no corkage or service fee.


Mike’s Grill

Blacksburg, VA

Mike’s Grill is known for offering freshly prepared hamburgers and homemade pizza. For the burgers, they use only 100% chuck that is ground fresh daily on site. Their famous hamburgers are also known as being the freshest and tastiest around.


Carytown Burgers and Fries

Richmond, VA

This burger joint only uses fresh ground beef for its burgers. These burgers are grilled to order and nothing is ever cooked before ordering it. Owner Mike Barber prepares these burgers in a unique way: each burger is seared inside and outside, giving it a delicious flavor throughout.


3 Bar and Grill

Arlington, VA

The “3” in Restaurant 3 stands for the three essential ingredients for a great night out: good food, good drinks, and good times. Their specialty burger is made up of ground beef, Andouille sausage, caramelized onion, house-cured Bacon, and smoked Applewood cheddar.