The Best Burgers In Aurora

September 18th Is National Cheeseburger Day. Here are our top spots to pick up this American staple in Aurora, CO.

Carm & Gia Metropolitan
9598 E. Montview Blvd.

Perpetually one of the highest-rated burger joints in Colorado, this charming eatery has also mastered hot dogs, fries, shakes, burritos, and more. From classic street food options to one-of-a-kind creations of burgers you've never seen before, see what you're missing. For a taste of the islands try their "Aloha Parker Burger" topped with a grilled pineapple slice.

Legends of Aurora Sports Grill
13690 E. Iliff Ave

Step into legendary experiences at Legends of Aurora Sports Grill, proudly serving our community for over 3 decades! For the ultimate game-watching spot, this family-owned gem is your go-to. Sip on craft beers with class favorites like burgers, pizza, wings, and pasta.

Noonan's Sports Bar & Grill
13521 E. Illif Ave

Seek out this class bar food haven at Noonan's Sports Bar & Grill! Satisfy those cravings with The Western Burger or spice things up with the fiery Bushwood Burger. And if you're in need of the perfect game-day hangout, Noonan's is a must-add to your list.

Black Bear Diner
14100 E. Iliff Ave

Embrace mountain vibes right here in Aurora at Black Bear Diner! From sunrise to sunset, savor delicious meals in a fun bear-themed setting. Dive into their savory burgers including the Western BBQ and Chili Cheddar. Feeling bold? Conquer the colossal 10 oz, Bob's Big Bear Burger! And if you're spotting bears alongside the scrumptious food, make sure to enjoy the artwork and bear carvings throughout the diner. Each piece reflects the local flavor of Black Bear's various locations!

Fat Boys Bar & Grill
10660 E. Alameda Ave.

Their name should give you a clue. Fat Boys Bar & Grill is a local favorite with mouthwatering burgers and other sports bar fare. Watch the game and indulge in one of the most perfect burgers you'll ever experience. For a bbq blast be sure to try their hotlink burger.

Bookmakers Bar & Grill
25791 E. Smoky Hill Rd. #50

This locally owned sports bar is serving up burgers featuring fresh Certified Angus Beef, an extensive selection of bourbon and whiskey, and 12 beers on tap. Their green chile burger is sure to give you a kick of heat and an authentic Colorado experience.

Stanley Beer Hall
2501 N. Dallas St.

Quality is king at Stanley Beer Hall. Along with an impressive selection of brews, they serve up 1/2 lb. Niman Ranch Prime True 100% Angus Beef burgers that are sure to satisfy. The "Stanley Bacon Cheeseburger" is a fan favorite covered in caramelized onions and slathered in Russian dressing.

Cedar Creek Pub
2100 N. Ursula St.

Adjacent to the University Of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, This "Colorado Proud" all-American pub is sure to please burger and beer aficionados alike. Featuring Harris Ranch beef, you'll love their "Blue Streak Burger" topped with bacon and blue cheese.

Sam's No 3
2580 S. Havana St.

This family-run diner is a haven for comfort food, from renowned breakfast to award-winning green chili. Their burgers are top-tier as well with unique offerings like their "Greek Burger", made with gyro meat, melted feta cheese, and a side of tzatziki sauce.

Rosie's Diner
14061 E. Illiff Ave.

This authentic 1950s diner serves up a ton of nostalgia with burgers and shakes so good you'll find yourself doing "The Twist" in your seat. Try their "Reuben Burger" topped with corned beef, sauerkraut, Swiss cheese, and Thousand Island dressing.

Lazy Dog Restaurant & Bar
24110 E State Ave

Celebrate National Cheeseburger Day at Lazy Dog in Southlands. Indulge in classic favorites like their mouthwatering cheesburger or explore unique options like the PB&J or Bison burger. Plus, bring your fury friend to enjoy the patio together!

Bad Daddy's Burger Bar
23955 E. Plaza Ave #107

Want a burger with attitude? Bad Daddy's Burger Bar is the place to get it! With a lineup of chef-inspired burgers, chopped salads, and an exceptional selection of Colorado craft beers.

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