#BurgerBucketList: 20 Burgers in Toronto You Need to Try

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The Bacon Cheddar Burger from SCHOOL (Image: Instagram/@steaktoronto)

Everyone has a bucket list… Ours mostly revolves around food. One of our greatest loves is the burger and luckily, Toronto’s got plenty. If you’re feeling up to the challenge, take a stab at our burger bucket list and see how many you can knock off. 

Hungry? We challenge you to eat your way through Toronto one delicious burger at a time! Whether you’re looking for a classic greasy stack or a dolled up patty with creative fixings, one thing’s for sure, a juicy burger never goes out of style or gets old. Below we’ve rounded up a list of 15 must-try Toronto burgers. We dare you to try them all!

1. The Bacon Cheddar Burger (pictured above) 
Where: 
SCHOOL Toronto
What: 
Cajun Aioli, onions, candied bacon, lettuce, and an egg

2. The Brunch Burger
Where: 
Thompson Diner
What: Fried egg, bacon and melted cheddar on a frosted doughnut

The Brunch Burger from Thompson Diner (Image: Instagram/@

The Brunch Burger from Thompson Diner (Image: Instagram/@judyyu15)

3. Double Pancake Pork Burger (available for brunch only) 
Where: 
Lisa Marie
What: Two stacked pork burger patties with pancake buns, topped with lettuce, cheese, and tomato. Served with a side of syrup.

(Image: Instagram/@FidelGastros)

Double Pancake Pork Burger by Lisa Marie (Image: Instagram/@FidelGastros)

4. Judgement Day Burger
Where:
The Burger’s Priest
What: Beef patty with two deep fried cheese stuffed portobello mushrooms, cheese, onion, lettuce, tomato, mayo, and ketchup.

Judgement Day Burger by Burgers Priest (Image: Instagram/@)

Judgement Day Burger by Burger’s Priest (Image: Instagram/@fred.bk)

5. The Pretty Boy Floyd
Where: 
Gangster Burger
What: Beef patty with Mac n’ Cheese, cheddar, chipotle mayo, spicy ketchup, lettuce, and tomato.

Pretty Boy Floyd by Gangster Burger (Image: Instagram/@

The Pretty Boy Floyd by Gangster Burger (Image: Instagram/@_kingstarks)

6. The Bubba Gump Burger
Where: 
Home of the Brave
What: AAA rib eye patty, popcorn shrimp, spicy mayo, swiss cheese, dill pickles, and a milk bun

Bubba Gump Burger by Home of the Brave (Image: Instagram/@

Bubba Gump Burger by Home of the Brave (Image: Instagram/@thehotb)

7. Supreme Burger
Where: 
Bareburger 
What: Beef patty, cheese, bacon, lettuce, onion rings, chopped fries and special sauce

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Supreme Burger by BareBurger (Image: Instagram/@nonstopeats)

8. The Farmer’s Threesome
Where: Holy Chuck Burger
What: A beef patty, lamb patty and all bacon patty with cheese, bacon and caramelized onions

The Farmer's Threesome by Holy Chuck Burger (Image: Instagram/

The Farmer’s Threesome by Holy Chuck Burger (Image: Instagram/@markjunlop)

9. Premium Burger
Where: 
lbs. Restaurant
What: Beef patty, horseradish mustard, pickles, cheddar, and double cut rasher, with the option to add lobster (we suggest it).

Premium Burger from lbs. Restaurant

Premium Burger from lbs. Restaurant (Image: Instagram/@burgersto)

10. 6ix Burger
Where: 
Tundra Restaurant
What: Two beef patties topped with pork belly, peameal bacon, duck confit, fried egg, cheddar house preserved mustard pears, frisée coleslaw, and BBQ sauce.

6ix Burger by Tundra Restaurant (Image: Instagram/@

6ix Burger by Tundra Restaurant (Image: Instagram/@offthemenu)

11. Jamie’s Italian Burger
Where:
Jamie’s Italian
What: Beef patty topped with smoky pancetta, balsamic onions, cheddar, tomato, and house special sauce.

Jamie's Italian Burger by Jamie's Italian (Image: Instagram/@

Jamie’s Italian Burger by Jamie’s Italian (Image: Instagram/@hallsywood)

12. The Ultimate Royale
Where: 
St. James Gate Irish Pub
What: 
Four beef patties topped with cheese, secret sauce, pickles, lettuce and tomato

The Ultimate Royal by St. James Gte Pub (Image: Instagram/@

The Ultimate Royal by St. James Gate Irish Pub (Image: Instagram/@cheoffgeoff)

13. The Montreal Burger
Where: 
&Company Resto Bar
What: Beef patty topped with smoked Oka cheese, puttanesca chutney, and roasted garlic mayo

The Montreal Burger by &Company Resto Bar (Image: Instagram/@

The Montreal Burger by &Company Resto Bar (Image: Instagram/@andcorestobar)

14. Boomtown Burger
Where: 
Upper Deck by Fran’s
What: 
Two beef patties topped with cheese, lemon chicken, guacamole, tomato, lettuce, pickles, red onion, and aioli.

Boomtown Burger by Upperdeck by Fran's (Image: Instagram/@

Boomtown Burger by Upperdeck by Fran’s (Image: Instagram/@

15. Bombolone Burger
Where: Bar Buca
What: Rare beef and lardo burger, cured pomodorini, radicchio & rosemary olive oil zabaglione.

Bombolone Burger by Bar Buca (Image: Instagram/@bucatoronto)

Bombolone Burger by Bar Buca (Image: Instagram/@bucatoronto)

16. Big A’s Burger 
Where: Bar Reyna
What: Brisket & ribeye patty on a sweet potato bun with muenster, caramelized onions, lettuce, tomato, and chipotle aioli.

Big A's Burger (Image: Instagram/@barreynato)

Big A’s Burger (Image: Instagram/@barreynato)

17. The Loosey 
Where: Oddseoul
What: Roasted kimchee stuffed short rib and brisket patty on challah with pickles, fried onions, and kimchee hollandaise.

The Loosey by Oddseoul (Image: Instagram/@toastedbao)

The Loosey by Oddseoul (Image: Instagram/@toastedbao)

18. The STN Burger
Where: Richmond Station
What: Chuck, brisket, sirloin and round patty, on a milk bun with lettuce, beet chutney, and aged cheddar.

STN Burger by Richmond Station (Image: Instagram/@eatbeforeyouleap)

STN Burger by Richmond Station (Image: Instagram/@eatbeforeyouleap)

19. The Patty Melt Burger 
Where: Rose and Sons
What: Juicy beef patties, grilled cheese, fried onion, and chili mayo.

The Patty Melt Burger by Rose and Sons (Image: Instagram/@ChefAnthonyRose)

The Patty Melt Burger by Rose and Sons (Image: Instagram/@ChefAnthonyRose)

20. SD Brekkie Burger (available for brunch only)
Where: Saturday Dinette
What: Beef and lamb patties, runny egg, cheese wafer, mint chimichurri, and zucchini relish.

The Brekkie Burger by Saturday Dinette (Image: Instagram/@kevinw_1)

The Brekkie Burger by Saturday Dinette (Image: Instagram/@kevinw_1)

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Are there any other burgers in Toronto that we should add to our bucket list? Let Vv Magazine know in the comments below, or tweet us @ViewtheVibe