This Ultimate Burger Bucket List In North Dakota Will Make Your Mouth Water
If you’re a fan of a good, hearty burger, then here are some places in North Dakota you NEED to visit. Their burgers are known for being out of this world good and the variety of types, toppings, and more will make each a unique meal you’ll love. Get ready for the best burgers of your life!
1. Scotty's Drive-In - Bismarck
Scotty's timeless burgers certainly fit their motto of "Home of the Best." Their food is straight from the height of the diners and drive-ins age, good ol' fashioned burgers like they should be. These will have your mouth watering easily, and you don't even have to get out of your car!
Scotty's Drive-In is located at 210 N 21st St, Bismarck.
2. JL Beers
Who could say no to a burger from JL Beers? Their variety of burgers are fresh off the grill and made to perfection, and served on their signature buns. There are endless options here. You can choose one of their great combinations or make your own!
JL Beers has many locations in North Dakota, including Bismarck, Grand Forks, Minot, Watford City, and three Fargo locations (downtown, south, and West Fargo). Find an exact address and more information
3. White Maid - Napoleon
This adorable little diner will remind you of the good old days, and the food will keep you coming back for more. Other than their great ice cream and extensive menu, they have burgers that are to die for. The town of Napoleon may not be very big, but the taste here is huge.
The White Maid is located at 204 Broadway, Napoleon.
4. Stix n' Twigs - Dickinson
(Note: as of September 9th, 2020, Stix n' Twigs is permanently closed). You don't have to think of processed fast food when you think of burgers. Stix n' Twigs uses all natural, organic ingredients to make absolutely delicious burgers that are perfect for lunch, as they are only open until 2 PM. You'll be ready for one of their burgers any time of the day after you've tried one, and you certainly won't be able to resist going back for another after the first time. The wholesome food results in amazing eats! They have plenty of other organic, vegetarian, and vegan options for the non-carnivores out there, too.
Stix n' Twigs is located at 20 1st St W, Dickinson.
5. Sickie's Garage
Here's another well-loved burger joint in North Dakota, and if you haven't been here yet, you've been missing out! They have a ton of burgers on their menu, so many you might be overwhelmed, but every option is a good one. Plus, they don't just serve only fries as a side. There is a variety of those, too, and each of them are perfect. Sickie's definitely knows how to make a good burger that comes out perfectly every time.
Sickie's Garage has three locations in North Dakota, in Bismarck, Fargo, and Grand Forks. For exact addresses of each location and more information,
6. Souris River Brewing - Minot
Not only does Souris River Brewing make great beer, they make fantastic burgers. And they aren't just your run of the mill burgers, either. There are some creative and tasty options here, including a Poutine Burger, an Olive Burger with elk meat, and a bison burger topped with a homemade sauce, jalapeños, and more called the Dakota Burger. Try them and trust me, you'll love them!
Souris River Brewing is located at 32 3rd St NE, Minot.
7. The Wood House - Bismarck
When you see a restaurant that is proud to boast the world's best on the side of their building, you know there has to be something to back that up, and The Wood House delivers. After ordering old-fashioned style with a phone that connects directly to the kitchen right at your booth, you'll get to partake in their utterly yummy burgers. This is good home cooking that is hard not to love.
The Wood House is located at 1825 N 13th St, Bismarck.
8. Speedway 805 Grill - Grand Forks
Make a pit stop at Speedway 805 Grill for one of their great burgers. The one shown above and one of my personal favorites is the Tomcat: a burger topped with both American and pepper jack cheese, bacon, grilled onions, chipotle ranch, and cayenne peppers. Hot and tasty and fresh off the grill! They have a plethora of other options that will fit just about anyone's preferences, all of them made with 1/2 lb. of beef ground fresh daily. You can't go wrong with a meal here.
Speedway 805 Grill is located at 805 N 42nd St, Grand Forks.
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