We found the best. Check out these great places in Wichita to grab a great burger.
A Wichita tradition since 1977, Bionic Burger is a local family business and a great place to grab a bite. Known for their 6 Million Dollar Burger, the staff at Bionic Burger know how to make a meal. If you're looking for a little more flair than the traditional burger offers, one of Bionic Burger's onion burgers is a great option with a truly one-of-a-kind flavor. Would you pay 6 million dollars for a great burger? At Bionic Burger, you get a 6 million dollar burger for just $8.69. Now that's a steal! Despite numerous offers to expand into other cities, the hometown burger joint has always stayed in Wichita. The menu at bionic burger also highlights fresh cut fries, Philly cheese steaks, cones, malts, shakes and banana splits.
Bricktown Brewery has some great burgers, including a Truck burger that is made with 50/50 bacon and ground beef. Other unique burgers on Bricktown's menu include the Cowboy Bison Burger (which is made from ground bison), the Turkey burger, the Veggie burger and more. In addition to burgers, this restaurant offers some of the best handcrafted beers available.
Check out Bricktown Brewery at one of its two Wichita locations, at 2035 N. Rock Road (east Wichita), or at 2142 N, Tyler Road (west Wichita.)
Burnout Bar and Grill
Burn Out Bar and Grill Is a great place to grab a burger! Locally owned and operated, this restaurant sports a automotive theme and a family friendly atmosphere. If you love burgers and you love old family recipes, Burnout Bar and Grill is the place to go. At Burnout, each burger is hand made, and all fried foods are hand breaded and battered, If you're not in the mood for a burger, that's okay. Try one of Burnout Bar and Grill's chicken fried steaks instead! Weighing in at nearly 1.5 lbs, our "Cadillac" is a great alternative!
Burnout Bar and Grill is located at 1021 W. Maple in Wichita's Delano District, just off of the main strip. If you need a place to hangout, or if you want to catch the big game or fight night, Burnout is equipped with a 120" projection screen.
Five Guys Burgers and Fries
Named for its classic burgers, Five Guys Burgers and Fries features a simple menu with outstanding taste. A regular size burger at Five Guys includes two 100% fresh ground beef patties that have never been frozen. If that's not enough for you, you can load yours up with as many free toppings as you like! In addition to its burgers, the restaurant is known for serving delicious hand-cut fries that are cooked in peanut oil, and for offering in-shell peanuts to munch on the side.
Five Guys has been voted best burger nationwide, and can be found at three Wichita locations 2616 N Maize Rd, 2929 N Rock Rd, and 1025 East Douglas.
Heroes Sports Bar and Grill
A long time Wichita favorite, Heroes Sports Bar & Grill is located in Wichita's historic Old Town. Heroes is home to a variety of delicious burgers, but most notably the famous sweet pepper bacon burger... Maybe you've heard of it? Locally sourcing from Yoder Meats™, Heroes uses never frozen, Kansas-raised beef that is all-natural with no hormones or antibiotics. Heroes' burgers are hand-formed and grilled smash-style, allowing them to maintain optimum juiciness. Heroes regularly highlights live music, sporting event parties, and more. Heroes Sports Bar and Grill is open to all ages during the week for lunch, dinner, and evening dining, and becomes a 21+ late night destination on Friday and Saturday nights after 10 p.m.
Lotus Leaf Cafe
Lotus Leaf Cafe offers a variety of burgers including vegetarian options. Featuring a veggie burger, a turkey burger, and a Mean Green burger, this restaurant takes a much healthier approach to traditional burgers. Lotus Leaf Cafe is proud to serve food that is handmade in-house. The restaurant uses ingredients that are natural, organic and non-GMO. Free of hormones or antibiotics, the ingredients at Lotus Leaf provide a menu full of options that are good for you, and taste great, too. Our meals do not include artificial flavors, sweeteners, colors, preservatives or hydrogenated fats. Lotus Leaf values fair trade, healthy life styles and clean eating, and offers a variety of menu items that support dietary restrictions such as allergies and sensitivities.
Side Pockets is a great, casual place to enjoy an awesome burger. With 19 flat screen televisions, and three 12ft. HD projectors, Side Pockets is the place to catch the next big game! You can even enjoy your burger during the UFC fights with no cover charge! For an even more casual experience, take advantage of our fireplace lounge and patio. They've also got comfy leather chairs for relaxing. Whether you're a sports fan, a burger fan, or both, Side Pockets is the place to be! And with a name like Side Pockets, you've got to have pool tables. Come check out out our six professional pool tables, or play billiards on one of our 17 bar tables. There's a place for everyone to play at Side Pockets!
Side Pockets is located at 600 S. Tyler Rd, #222.
Dempsey's Burger Pub
Looking for a savory burger? Head to Dempsey's Burger Pub located in Wichita's Clifton Square. Try a classic Kobe Burger, a quinoa vegetarian burger, or the new Au Poivre burger, which consists of a black angus patty, topped with Veal Demi-Glacé and Tawny Port Reduction, seared House Mustard with Cracked Peppercorn, and Local Micro Greens on a Brioche Bun. Pair with your choice from our craft beer selection, and you've got a great meal! If you're not in the mood for a burger, try Dempsey's chicken wings! Dempsey's has hand-cut truffle fries and sweet potato fries. Dempsey's uses locally sourced ingredients, so quality burgers are a guarantee.
Bomber Burger began as a bar that served a great burger, and it's been a great local hang out ever since. Now, Bomber burger has grown to become premier burger joint where you can have an ice cold beer with your meal. The local family business uses the highest quality meats, ingredients and oils, and your burger isn't cooked until you've ordered it, so it's guaranteed to be fresh. All patties at Bomber Burger use Kansas Angus, and all patties are hand-formed and prepared in-house. Bomber Burger features a unique seasoning for its burgers that sets it apart from other restaurants. Head to Bomber Burger and taste the difference for yourself!
Mr. Natural Soul Kitchen
Mr. Natural Soul Kitchen is a popular Wichita food truck that has a great burger. It specializes in offering healthy and organic street foods. A farm to table location, Mr. Natural Soul Kitchen purchases all of its meats from the Organic program by Yoder Meats. If you're looking for great food sourced from local farmers , Mr. Natural Soul Kitchen is a great option for you! All of the vegetables Mr. Natural Soul Kitchen serves come straight from Riverside Living Garden or Firefly Arms. This truck has a permanent location at the Workroom, 150 N. Cleveland, so you know where to find it! The menu changes weekly, so there are always fresh new options to try! Preorders can be places via Facebook message.
Fizz Burgers and Bottles
Locally owned and operated, Fizz Burgers and Bottles makes a pretty impressive burger. Located at 7718 E. 37th Street N., the restaurant makes everything from scratch except its ketchup. The patties are are made with 100% choice chuck, ground fresh in-house, and seasoned to perfection. Featuring a selection of signature sauces and toppings, Fizz offers a variety of one-of-a-kind flavors. As good as they may be, burgers aren't all that the restaurant is named for. also named for "Bottles," Fizz offers a unique selection of bottled beer, wine and soda. If that's not enough, Fizz also serves cake truffles, and they're definitely worth a try. Visit Fizz and check it out.
Walt's Sports Bar and Grill
Walt's East knows its way around a burger. Located in Piccadilly Square, Walt's serves burgers 365 days a year, so you can give it a try any time! Offering food and drink specials every day, this gives out great burgers and a great deals! Walt's allows you to pick you favorite burger and decide how you want it. You want an extra patty? You betcha. After you've built your perfect burger, move on to the sides. Walt's offers a variety, including hand-cut french fries, coleslaw, potato salad and homemade chips. If you're looking for a place with a great burger that's totally customizable, check out Walt's.
Wichitan's are crazy about TJ's Burger House, located at 1003 W. Douglas. TJ's boasts American classics like patty melts, onion rings and more. The restaurant features old-fashioned booth seating, and serves chicken, sandwiches, wings and more in addition to its famous burgers. Trying a burger from TJ's is a Wichita must.
Sport Burger is a little (really little) restaurant with big taste. Located at 134 N. Hillside, Sport Burger is so small that you might have driven by it a few (or a few hundred) times without noticing it. If you find yourself in this area and you haven't ever tried Sport Burger, give it a shot. They're only open from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Mondays through Fridays, and 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Saturdays, so make sure to plan accordingly.