Burger - Best of 2014

Published Mar 12, 2014

Burgers are serious business. East Coast, West Coast, Well Done, Medium Rare. Who makes the best burger?

2014 Winner

1. The Counter Custom Built Burgers

Voters Love

"Best burgers around. I crave them often. The only complaint I have is their smallest build your own burger (1/3 pound..." via Martin Familiy

Find It
41 West Hillsdale Boulevard San Mateo CA 94403
  • The Counter Custom Built Burgers, Cheap Eats, Food, Burger, Traditional American, California, Sandwich Shop, Healthy Lunch, Barbecue, Bar Bites, 41 West Hillsdale Boulevard World Map San Mateo CA 94403
    Nominee for: Burger
    41 West Hillsdale Boulevard, World Map San Mateo, CA
  • Nominee for: Burger
    Multiple locations
  • Roam Artisan Burgers, Food, Burger, 1785 Union St, San Francisco, CA 94123
    Nominee for: Burger
    1785 Union St, Cow Hollow San Francisco, CA
  • Val's Burgers, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 2115 Kelly St Hayward CA 94541
    Nominee for: Burger
    2115 Kelly St, Hayward, CA
  • Jack's Prime Burgers & Shakes, Food, Cheap Eats, Burger, 3723 S El Camino Real San Mateo CA 94403
    Nominee for: Burger
    3723 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA
  • Barney's Gourmet Hamburgers, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 4138 24th St San Francisco CA 94114
    Nominee for: Burger
    4138 24th St, Noe Valley San Francisco, CA
  • Nominee for: Burger
    2304 Market St, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Burger
    1500 El Camino Real, Belmont, CA
  • Joe's Cable Car, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 4320 Mission St San Francisco CA 94112
    Nominee for: Burger
    4320 Mission St, Excelsior San Francisco, CA
  • Nominee for: Burger
    2100 Franklin Street, Uptown Oakland Oakland, CA
  • 11. Scolari's
    Nominee for: Burger, New American
    1303 Park St, Alameda, CA
  • Pearl's Phat Burgers, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger New American, 708 Post St San Francisco CA 94109
    Nominee for: Burger
    708 Post St, Tenderloin San Francisco, CA
  • The Girl and the Fig, Great Meals, Sonoma, Wine Country, Food, Cheap Eats, California, Sonoma Romantic Restaurant, Wine Country Romantic Restaurant, Burger, 110 West Spain Street Sonoma CA 95476
    Nominee for: Burger
    110 West Spain Street, Sonoma, CA
  • Original Red Onion, Food, New American, Burger, 2870 Pinole Valley Rd Pinole CA 94564
    Nominee for: Burger, New American
    Multiple locations
  • Red's Java House, Food, Burger, San Francisco, California, The Embarcadero, Pier 40  San Francisco, CA 94107
    Nominee for: Burger
    The Embarcadero, Pier 40, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Fat Apple's, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 7525 Fairmount Ave El Cerrito CA 94530
    Nominee for: Burger
    7525 Fairmount Ave, El Cerrito, CA
  • George's Giant Hamburgers, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 1491 Newell Ave Walnut Creek CA 94596
    Nominee for: Burger
    1491 Newell Ave, Walnut Creek, CA
  • St John's Bar & Grill, Cheap Eats, Burger, 510 Lawrence Expy Santa Clara County Sunnyvale CA 94085
    Nominee for: Burger
    510 Lawrence Expy, Santa Clara County Sunnyvale, CA
  • The Bureau 510, Cheap Eats, Wings, Burger, 5800 Hollis St #150 Alameda County Emeryville CA 94608
    Nominee for: Wings, Burger
    5800 Hollis St #150, Emeryville, CA
  • nations giant hamburgers, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 1432 Webster St Alameda CA 94501
    Nominee for: Burger
    Multiple locations
  • Bud's Burger, Cheap Eats, Food, Burger, 3849 Sonoma Blvd Vallejo CA 94589
    Nominee for: Burger
    3849 Sonoma Blvd, Vallejo, CA
  • Trueburger, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 146 Grand Ave. Oakland CA 94612
    Nominee for: Burger
    146 Grand Ave., Uptown Oakland Oakland, CA
  • Bullshead Restaurant, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 840 Ulloa St San Francisco CA 94127
    Nominee for: Burger
    840 Ulloa St, West Portal San Francisco, CA
  • Burgermeister, Food, Burger, 138 Church St Castro San Francisco CA 94114
    Nominee for: Burger
    Multiple locations
  • Clarke's Charcoal Broiler, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 615 W El Camino Real Mountain View CA 94040
    Nominee for: Burger
    615 W El Camino Real, Santa Clara County Mountain View, CA
Contest Overview
  • 37,104
    Total Votes
  • 22,837
  • 168

The 2014 Bay Area A-List awards are based on more than 37,000 votes from local Bay Area-area experts.

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