Dining November 03, 2018
The World’s Best Burgers Can Be Found Right Here In Idaho
Now, don’t get us wrong. Idaho is home to a ton of amazing burger joints. In fact, there’s probably not one town in the Gem State where you can’t find an amazing burger. However, we believe the world’s best burger can be found in the charming little town of Rathdrum. You’ll understand why once you take a bite of this restaurant’s famous burger. It’s by far one of the best you’ll ever have! Check it out.
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At first glance, this little burger joint may not look like much. Tucked away in the small community of Rathdrum in northern Idaho, this burger restaurant seems pretty humdrum. Don't be fooled!
Penny's Pit boasts some of the best burgers in Idaho, if not THE best. If you consider yourself a burger connisseour, prepare to be wholly impressed.
The restaurant itself is as charming as can be. The walls are lined with vintage memorabilia, the booths look like something out of the 1950s, and the entire atmosphere is delightfully cozy.
However, it's the burgers that will truly blow you away. On the menu you'll find a variety of their gourmet burgers, all of which come with a unique name that references their retro vibe.
The Classic Marilyn is served up the classic way with American cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle, and their special burger spread. Are you extra hungry? Try the James Dean which is the same thing except it comes with an extra patty, double cheese, and bacon. Delicious!
There are plenty of types of burgers to choose from and you'll find yourself returning again and again to try them all. The Presley is another favorite. It comes topped with fresh mushrooms that have been slow cooked with minced garlic, onions, and seasonings, along with a layer of Swiss cheese.
It's hidden gems like Penny's Pit that makes living, and eating, in Idaho such a unique experience. You truly never know what you're going to come across next. For a taste of the world's best burgers, give this place a try. Just be careful—blink and you might miss it!
You'll find Penny's Pit Gourmet Burgers at 14319 W Hwy 53, Rathdrum, ID 83858. They are open Wednesday through Saturday from 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm, Monday and Tuesday from 12:00 pm to 3:30 pm, and closed on Sunday.
Have you tasted the world’s best burgers at this little burger joint? Check out our list of
9 Burger Joints In Idaho That Will Make Your Taste Buds Explode for more perfectly delicious burgers in the Gem State.