New York/ Food & Drinks
Published on May 01, 2020
The 4 best spots to score burgers in New York CityPhoto: Burger & Lobster/Yelp

Need more burgers in your life?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top burger hot spots in New York City, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to fulfill your urges.

New York City-area buyers usually spend more in May at restaurants than most other months of the year, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a software provider that helps small businesses manage customer relationships. Daily spending at New York City-area restaurants surged to $3,593,299 for the metro area in May of last year, second only to June, with an average of $3,743,010, and 12% higher than the average for the rest of the year.

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1. Dram Shop

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First on the list is Dram Shop. Located at 339 Ninth St. (between Fifth and Sixth avenues) in Park Slope, this bar and restaurant is the highest-rated spot to score burgers in New York City, boasting four stars out of 569 reviews on Yelp.

2. The Perfect Pint

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Next up is the Theater District's The Perfect Pint, situated at 123 W. 45th St. (between Sixth and Seventh avenues). With four stars out of 385 reviews on Yelp, it has proved to be a local favorite.

3. Jackson Hole

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Located at 6935 Astoria Blvd. North, Jackson Hole is another top choice, with Yelpers giving this Astoria location of the local burger chain four stars out of 510 reviews.

4. Burger & Lobster

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Then there's the Flatiron location of London-based Burger & Lobster, with four stars out of 5,437 Yelp reviews. Head over to 39 W. 19th St. (between Fifth and Sixth avenues) to see for yourself.

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