Seattle Magazine's The Must List

The 25 Best Burgers in Seattle

We dare you to try them all.

Oh, thank you, Earl of Sandwich, the first man to put meat between slices of bread. And thank you, too,…

Allison Austin Scheff with Patrick Hutchison

Our Famous Friends’ Favorite Burgers

Local notables' share their favorite burgers, and how they take them.

1. Knute Berger (Crosscut columnist and editor-at-large of Seattle magazine): The Scoop Burger at Scoop Du Jour ($8.95) in Madison…

Patrick Hutchison

Best Yuppie Burgers

Upscale, expensive burgers worth every penny.

We’re living in some peculiar culinary times: Geoduck has been upgraded from anonymous chowder clam to star of the raw…

Seattle Mag

Best 5 Burgers Under $5

With these burgers, you have plenty of cash left over for delicious brews or desserts.

Hamburger All the WayFive GuysRenton, Northgate and Redmond$4.99Sure, it’s a national chain, but at clean, bright and friendly Five Guys,…

Seattle Mag

Best Beefy Burgers

The classics you crave: from mushroom swiss to plain ol' American burger.

All-American BurgerButcher’s Grind House Burger at Local 360 Belltown$11 The rustic, casual Belltown spot’s outstanding burger is made of a…

Seattle Mag

Meat of the Matter

Our fearless editorial director reflects on the power of the perfect burger.

Although technically it didn’t get its start here, the burger has become the ultimate American dish, and I love seeing…

Rachel Hart