Best Burger Joints in Las Vegas

Everyone has tried a burger at least once, but there is nothing like American Burgers made in the United States of America. That’s right, and in this article, I’m going to lay out the best places to eat burgers in Las Vegas, Nevada. These five restaurants are great places to satisfy your craving for a deliciously grilled sandwich. So without further ado, let’s go over the top burger places in Las Vegas.


Born and Raised

Las Vegas, NV 89113

Photo of Born And Raised - Las Vegas, NV, United States. Bar classic sliders. So good!!!

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From Las Vegas, we can expect many things, from entertainment, to shopping to casinos. You all know the saying: “What happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas.” Well, that is not always true when it comes to the phenomenal food. Even if you're not from the state of Nevada, you will hear from time to time about the restaurant “Born and Raised”. This burger spot is sure to become of of your favorites. Located on Cimarron Road, Las Vegas BLVD, and in the city of Henderson, they have a range of great bites on their menu, so you'll be sure to find something that satisfies your tastebuds. With Appetizers like Chicken Taquitos to bar sliders titled "Dirty Bride", you just have to try them all. In the mood for salads or breakfast food? Not a problem! They have options for anyone's palate at any time of day. That's why Born and Raised is known as more than a burger place!


MTO CAFE

Las Vegas, NV 89101

Photo of MTO Café - Las Vegas, NV, United States. The Hangover Burger -- $14

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Oh yay, another cafe; is it cookie-cutter like most of them? Definitely not. MTO Cafe is one of the best places to eat burgers in Las Vegas. In this restaurant, you will find a nice everyday atmosphere where you can get your breakfast or lunch with a refreshing drink and great service. On MTO Cafe’s menu you can find excellent fare, with items like the “Body Builder” ,which includes egg whites, chicken sausage, bacon, broccoli, spinach, roasted tomatoes and caramelized onions! In addition to that, you can find tacos and burritos, pancakes, waffles and french toast, soups and salads, wraps, sandwiches and the most important one – Burgers. Signature Burgers like the Patty Melt, Hangover Burger, and much more.


Rock & Reilly’s

Las Vegas, NV 89109

Photo of Rock & Reilly's Las Vegas - Las Vegas, NV, United States. The Classic Reilly Burger

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One of the most unique burger places in Las Vegas, I would say. On Youtube you can find a short video about this place named “Rock & Reilly’s Las Vegas”. Give it a watch; afterward you will instantly fall in love, and want to visit. They also have a rich history that adds to their reputation and intrigue; Rock & Reilly’s ‘is an Irish Pub which is recognized not only by their famous whiskey, but by their American Burgers.’ On their menu under “Signature Burgers” you can find some of the best burgers in Las Vegas, like the classic Reilly Burger or Black & Blue! Visiting this place will be one of the best choices you ever made!


Muscle Maker Grill

Las Vegas, NV 89149

Photo of Muscle Maker Grill - Las Vegas - Las Vegas, NV, United States. MMG Signature (left) and Yee-ha! Wraps

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Each one of us has tried Burger at least once in his or her lifetime. But many of us are trying to get in shape too, or we just want to stay in shape. Because of that, we avoid eating unhealthy food, and burgers can be put in that category. Fast food, fat, unhealthy, sure. But this is not a problem for Muscle Maker Grill (or just MMG.) MMG is making one of the best healthy burgers in the world, and if you are one of those fitness fanatics this is the best place for you. In Las Vegas you can visit the Muscle Maker Grill and eat the best healthy burgers in the world and still enjoy them like anyone else. Visit Muscle Maker Grill for an unforgettable burger-eating experience that will change the way you view the food.


Yardbird

Las Vegas, NV 89109

Photo of Yardbird Southern Table & Bar - Las Vegas, NV, United States. Swine Burger 2.0

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Yardbird is one of those fancy places you can visit to get breakfast, brunch or lunch. It is nice, aesthetically pleasing, and has an upbeat vibe to make your heart happy and your belly full. At Yardbird you can find many dishes, but I will stick to talking about their delectable burgers. Yardbird Burgers are on the fancy side in this little top six burger places on Las Vegas list. For me, it is a 'must visit' place in near future. One of their more popular sandwiches is the Swine Burger; a meaty, flavorful delight. Definitely a must have!


Americana

Las Vegas, NV 89128

Photo of Americana - Las Vegas, NV, United States. My grilled steak sandwich was too much for one sitting.   Very delicious

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Las Vegas is full of great places and Americana is one of them for sure. Even though it is listed as the last one on this list, it isn’t any less worthy than those mentioned above. Americana is a great place, not only because of it’s location, but their great burgers and sandwiches. On their menu you can find  burgers like the wonderful “American Prime Burger”. Visit this restaurant and dine with an excellent view of the neighboring lake. Enjoy nature and excellent burgers in Las Vegas, Nevada!

To conclude, Vegas has a range of restaurants to choose from when you're searching for quality burgers. The best part is, they each have their own unique flare to serve your taste, so there's no harm in visiting more than one! Vegas has so much to offer in terms of culture and entertainment, and the food scene is definitely no exception.


Written By: Maxine Kasznia

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Author bio: Maxine is a Chicago Native and UCLA grad. She has a passion for sustainable eating and loves to find the best environmentally friendly spots in every city she visits. After living in both Chicago and LA, she has an appreciation for local cuisines and continues to look for ways to expand her palate.