Looking for a great burger?  Here’s some ideas!

(These are in no particular order!)

Also … check out the post on brewpubs … they quite often have excellent burgers … and beer to go with them!

The Pink Bicycle Gourmet Burger Joint – 1008 Blanshard

Hours:  Mon – Sat 11:30-9, Sunday Closed

Voted Best in City for Best Burger in 2009, 2010 and 2011 – Come dine in or take away a burger today!

Bin 4 Burger Lounge ?– 180-911 Yates/100-3271 Maple St.

Hours:  Mon – Thurs 11-11, Fri & Sat 11-midnight, Sunday 11-10

Victoria’s only locally owned and operated burger lounge that specializes in local ingredients, hormone-free, natural certified BC beef, and Rossdown Farms Chicken.

*This has some of the BEST burgers ever!!  I highly recommend it!

Big Wheel Burger – 341 Cook St.

Hours:  Daily from 11 am – 10 pm

A Big Wheel Burger is made from the best quality ingredients. We use free range meat that is antibiotic and hormone free, grass fed and ground fresh every morning in-house. Our produce is farm-fresh and our cheese is made from real dairy. We top it all off with a locally made classic burger bun.

Darcy’s Pub – 1127 Wharf St.

Hours:  Daily 11 am – 1 am

Fatburger – 1209 Douglas St.

Hours:  Sun – Thurs. 10:30-9, Fri & Sat 10:30-10

Fresh lean beef, not frozen patties. Cooked-to-order, just the way you want it, every time.

onion rings made from real onions. Hand-scooped, real ice cream shakes. Great tasting chili. And fries cooked in 100% cholesterol-free oil. All served with a smile. Fatburger. Distinctive seasonings and attitude since 1952.

Garrick’s Head Pub – at the Bedford Regency Hotel – Bastion Square

Hours:  Mon – Sat 11-1, Sunday 11-12

Simply put, we are one of the oldest English pubs in Canada and maintain Victoria’s largest selection of craft and import beers on tap. If you’re hungry, we offer traditional English pub fare in a bright and relaxing atmosphere.

5th Street Bar & Woodfire Grill – 1028 Hillside Ave.

Hours:  Sun – Thurs 11-10, Fri & Sat 11-11

Featuring beautifully crafted woodwork, original artwork, and the textured charm of tile and brick, 5th Street Bar and Wood Fired Grill boasts one of Vancouver Island’s few wood-fire rotisseries.

The Tartan Toque – 1507 Pandora (in the Stadacona Centre)

Hours:  Mon – Wed 11:30-9, Thurs – Sat 11:30 – 10, Sun 11:30-8

This local pub features all the classics, including wings, burgers and beers.  It locally owned and the food is locally sourced.

And … sure … there’s all the multi-national chains around (MacDonald’s, Burger King etc.) but with so many good local places … why??

Here’s a map to the above burger joints: