Who doesn't love a good burger? In honor of National Cheeseburger Day on September 18, we decided it was a wonderful time to appreciate the many awesome burger destinations around Long Island.
Many people think of burgers as the quintessential American meal; however, some people believe they actually originated in Hamburg, Germany. Regardless of where they come from, our real estate agents always love trying new burgers around town. While everyone has their favorite toppings and variations, these Long Island eateries are well-known for serving some of the tastiest burgers:
- Boxcar Burgers - 90 Railroad Ave, Ronkonkoma, NY 11779
Many patrons of Boxcar Burgers will claim this old-school restaurant in Ronkonkoma serves up the best burgers on Long Island. You can order a single or double patty and choose from over a dozen toppings. Prices are very reasonable (a single cheeseburger is only $5). There are also plenty of sides and sweets to accompany your meal.
- Better Burger Long Island - 473 County Rd 111, Manorville, NY 11949
Enjoy a delicious burger from this food truck in Manorville. Better Burger Long Island serves up seven unique burgers, including their signature "The Better Burger" — a delicious beef patty, lettuce, tomato, better sauce, cheddar cheese, hickory smoked bacon, and fries. This food truck is usually parked across from the CVS and has a nice shaded patio area.
- Prime Burger Bar - 6092 Jericho Turnpike, Commack, NY 11725
What was formerly a classic neighborhood bar is now one of the best burger joints in town. Prime Burger Bar makes burgers with a proprietary blend of USDA Prime Ribeye, short rib, and chuck. Choose from 17 specialty burgers or create your own. With an extensive draft list, you might want to pair your burger with a good beer.
- Wayback Burgers - 1964 Jericho Turnpike, East Northport, NY 11731
The Big Easy is a popular choice at Wayback Burgers. This burger consists of two beef patties topped with bacon, pepper jack cheese, lettuce, tomato, and Creole Remoulade. Or, you can also create your own single or double burger. Just be sure to order a delicious hand-dipped milkshake to go with it!
- Local Burger Co. - 76 W Main St, Patchogue, NY 11772
Indulge in a delicious burger and a tasty shake at Local Burger Co, where you'll find a fun atmosphere, affordable prices, and great service. Choose from 10 grass-fed signature burgers. With options like the PB&B burger (cheese, bacon, and peanut butter) and the Atomic (bacon, jalapenos, onion, and sriracha mayo), it's a great place to try something new.
- All American Drive-In - 4286 Merrick Rd, Massapequa, NY 11758
For an awesome burger and a classic diner experience, visit All American Drive-In. This old-school Massapequa favorite is famous for their burgers, which won the Best of Long Island "Best Burger" award in 2016. Service is quick and counter-style. A regular cheeseburger costs just $2.05 and comes with pickles, onions, and ketchup. Fries, onion rings, and shakes are also available.
You don't have to travel far to find great food around Long Island. Contact us today for more information on our wonderful local businesses.