In honour of National Hamburger Day on May 28, we asked our followers to tell us their favourite burgers and fries places in Wellington. Luckily, you didn’t disappoint us with some of the most irresistible burgers in the city. Here are six of your favourite burger places in Wellington.
As one of the best American eateries, you know you’ll be treated to the good stuff. Indulge on some of the juiciest and largest burgers as well as a range of delicious plant-based burgers. Think world-famous Smokey Burger or The Majestic with fried chicken, cheese, bacon and hash browns. Pair it with loaded fries and you’ll enter a food coma.
📍 129 Willis Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
2. Dirty Burger
Wolf into 200g of fresh beef, buttermilk chicken or veggie patties buried between soft brioche buns, melted cheese and more. With plenty of options, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Be sure to wash it all down with a refreshing thick milkshake such as Whittaker’s Chocolate.
We’re not surprised you’re obsessed with this place for burgers. Chicken lovers will adore the drooling OTT burger choices here. Serving the most delicious halal certified chicken around, expect huge fried chicken burgers or halloumi burgers. Whatever your select, it will be glorious!
📍105 Courtenay Place, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
4. RE Burger
Craving a feast fit for a king? we recently wrote about this new soul-satisfying burger place. Clearly, some of you have already been and delivered a 5-star rating. Read all about it here.
📍5/100 Tory Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
Already home to some of the best pizza in Wellington, you won’t be unsatisfied with the burgers hidden at this cheap bar. Think beef options, free-range chicken, vegetarian and vegan, to name a few. Certainly, they go excellently paired with cocktails.
📍 18 Garrett Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
6. Platform 145
Discover scrumptious massive burgers with a twist at this joint. Think crowd-pleasers like the Kiwi Spicy Burger with boneless fried chicken, Garlic Soy Burger and Crispy Cauliflower Burger. Definitely, the cheat day treat you need.
📍145 Willis Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011, New Zealand