Burger - Best of 2011

Published Mar 29, 2011

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

Winner
2011 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

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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
  • 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
    Multiple locations
  • Burgermeister, Food, Burger, 138 Church St Castro San Francisco CA 94114
    Nominee for: Burger
    Multiple locations
  • Nominee for: Burger, New American
    1303 Park St, Alameda, CA
  • Val's Burgers, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 2115 Kelly St Hayward CA 94541
    Nominee for: Burger
    2115 Kelly St, Hayward, CA
  • Trueburger, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 146 Grand Ave. Oakland CA 94612
    Nominee for: Burger
    146 Grand Ave., Uptown Oakland Oakland, CA
  • Burger Joint, Cheap Eats Great Meals Restaurants, Burger New American, 700 Haight St San Francisco CA 94117 807 Valencia St San Francisco CA 94110
    Nominee for: Burger
    Multiple locations
  • Burger Bar, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 251 Geary St. San Francisco CA 94102
    Nominee for: Burger
    251 Geary St., Union Square San Francisco, 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Zuni Cafe, Food, Mediterranean, 1658 Market St Hayes Valley San Francisco CA 94102
    15. Zuni Cafe
    1658 Market St, Hayes Valley San Francisco, CA
  • Urban Burger, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 581 Valencia St San Francisco CA 94110
    Nominee for: Burger
    581 Valencia St, Mission San Francisco, CA
  • Flippers Burgers, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 482 Hayes St San Francisco CA 94102
    Nominee for: Burger
    482 Hayes St, Hayes Valley San Francisco, CA
  • Rocker Oysterfeller's Kitchen + Saloon (Valley Ford Hotel), Food, Burger, 14415 Highway 1 Valley Ford CA 94972
    Nominee for: Burger
    14415 Highway 1, Valley Ford, CA
  • Bill's Place, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 2315 Clement St San Francisco CA 94121
    Nominee for: Burger
    2315 Clement St, Outer Richmond San Francisco, CA
  • Bistro Burger, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 865 Market St San Francisco CA 94103
    Nominee for: Burger
    Multiple locations
  • Mike's at the Crossroads, Food, New American, 7665 Old Redwood Hwy Cotati CA 94931
    Nominee for: Burger, New American
    7665 Old Redwood Hwy, Cotati, CA
  • Marlowe, Cheap Eats, Restaurants, Burger, 330 Townsend St, Ste 101 SoMa San Francisco CA 94107
    Nominee for: Burger
    330 Townsend St, Mission Bay San Francisco, 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
  • Location
    Nominee for: Burger
    1500 El Camino Real, Belmont, CA
  • Roam Artisan Burgers, Food, Burger, 1785 Union St, San Francisco, CA 94123
    Nominee for: Burger
    1785 Union St, Cow Hollow San Francisco, CA
  • Bread Workshop, Food, Place for a Sandwich, Burger, 1398 University Ave Alameda County Berkeley CA 94702
    Nominee for: Burger
    1398 University Ave, Berkeley, CA
  • Mel's Drive-In, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 801 Mission St San Francisco CA 94103
    Nominee for: Burger
    801 Mission St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
Contest Overview
  • 89,975
    Total Votes
  • 41,330
    Voters
  • 179
    Winners

The 2011 San Francisco AList awards are based on more than 89,000 votes from local Bay Area-area experts.

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