We asked City Paper readers to help us dish out the title of Burger Champion during this year’s Burger Throwdown.

The results are in — we’ve got everything you need to know about where to get the best burger, who’s got the cheesiest burger, where to find the best buns and more. Here are the winners:

Best Place to Get a Burger
No Bull Burger Bar

Best Buns
BlackOut Burger

Most Creative Burger
Buford T. Justice BlackOut Burger

Best Hangover Helper
The Farmhouse Burger – No Bull Burger Bar

Cheesiest Burger
Patty Melt Sesame Burgers & Beer

Best Faux Burger
The Black Bean Burger – No Bull Burger Bar


Art’s Bar & Grill • Basic Kitchen • Big Billy’s Burger Joint • BlackOut Burger • Bohemian Bull • Charleston Beer Works • Cru Cafe • King Street Dispensary • Moe’s Crosstown Tavern • Neon Tiger • No Bull Burger Bar • Palace Hotel • Patty Daddy • Post House • Red’s Ice House • Saltwater Cowboys • Seanachai Whiskey & Cocktail Bar • Sesame Burgers & Beer • Share House • Sullivan’s Fish Camp • Triangle Char & Bar

Also read about “The search for the perfect hangover burger.”


And check out this week’s headlines here.


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