Craving a juicy burger? Washington has countless places that will serve you one to remember, but here are 15 spots throughout the state worth trying for dinner sometime:
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1. Nick’s Jr. Burgers and Gyros - Everett
Would YOU try their "GCBC", or Grilled Cheese Bacon Cheeseburger -- a burger patty topped with American cheese, bacon, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickles, and mayo ALL housed between two grilled cheese sandwiches?
2. Nipps Burgers N' More - Longview
You'll never forget their Bacon Cheeseburger with seasoned fries!
3. Adam’s Northwest Bistro and Brewery - Monroe
They serve up an assortment of tasty organic entrees, but their "Adam's Burger" with beef sirloin, bacon, a fried onion ring, blue cheese, bourbon BBQ sauce, lettuce and aioli is one of the best you'll try in your lifetime!
4. Van's Burger - Olympia
Their "Big Pete Double Burger" with nearly ½ pound of meat, double cheese, sauce, chopped onion, pickle, lettuce and tomato is simple, yet mouth-watering!
5. Fresh Burger Cafe - Leavenworth
If you like it HOT, they serve up a flaming "Atomic Burger" with pepper jack cheese, onion, jalapeños, lettuce, chili mayo, & a spicy pepper sauce!
6. The Grub Hut - Kingston
Their "Hangover Helper" is made with beef, bacon, jalapenos, sweet & spicy chipotle sauce, American cheese, fried onion straws and garlic mayo!
7. Lefty's Burger Shack - University Place
Highly recommended: Their Mushroom Onion Burger, chili cheese fries, and an ice cold soda!
8. Wisconsinburger - Spokane
Check out their "Germantown" with fresh ground beef, sliced bratwurst, Wisconsin sharp cheddar, house-made beer mustard and sauerkraut on a pretzel roll!
9. Boomer’s Drive-In - Bellingham
Heat things up with their Cajun Inferno Burger – topped with sliced jalapeno peppers, pepper jack cheese, and cajun sauce!
10. Noah's Ark Restaurant - Bremerton
Their "Taco Burger" with Cojack cheese, taco meat, sour cream, lettuce, onions and tomato, served on a lightly toasted bun is so BUENO! Salsa is also available upon request.
11. Cougar Country - Pullman
Sink your teeth into their Cougar Special - with a 1/4 lb. beef patty, ham and cheese, special sauce, mayo, lettuce and onions on a toasted sesame seed bun.
12. Campus U-Tote-Em - Ellensburg
Don't forget to try their Bulldog Burger with some fries & ice cream!
13. Rainier Bar & Grill - Enumclaw
Nothing matches up to their Kobe Bacon and Bleu Burger with a half pound of beef, smoked bacon, and bleu cheese crumbles!
14. Rain City Burgers - Seattle - Ravenna neighborhood
Their "Sonics Burger" with cheddar & swiss cheese, caramelized onions, and Rain City Hot Sauce on a fresh bun is a must try!
15. Lunchbox Laboratory - Seattle, Bellevue, Gig Harbor
Voted the best burger in the state by Food Network, this retro-lunchbox restaurant with multiple locations in the Seattle area makes a MEAN and spicy "Tear Jerker" burger with a super-beef patty (interchangable with a vegetarian option), pepper jack cheese, onions, jalapeños, habanero mayo, and "Satan’s Tears" ketchup!