10 Best Burgers in Metro Phoenix
We have to hand it to the burger. Though it is, in theory, a sandwich, this meat monument has managed to become a culinary category all its own with patty spin-offs such as veggie, lamb, turkey, and bison, plus the seemingly endless combination of toppings ranging from the classic (lettuce, tomato, onion, and cheddar) to the contemporary (sauteed veggies, aioli, Gruyere) to the regional (Southwest, Mediterranean, Southern).
Katie Johnson Sweet & Spicy burger at The Grind
So in order to not put too much on your plate, we're sticking to the basics, bringing you our list of the 10 best beef burgers in metro Phoenix.
See also: 10 Best Tacos in Metro Phoenix
Sweet and Spicy Burger at The Grind
The sweet and spicy burger at the Grind serves as a tasty testament to the fact that sometimes opposites really do attract. This powerful flavor foil carries out its culinary chemistry with candied jalapeños, spicy ratatouille, and fresh wild arugula on coal-fired beef stacked so high, you'll probably need a fork and knife for backup. Messy as it may be, the Grind signature delivers sweet, spice, and everything nice.
Know Poblano Burger at Rehab Burger Therapy
Katie Johnson Know Poblano burger at Rehab Burger Therapy
Everyone has his or her own burger preference. Some like it rare. Some like it well done. And some, well, like it hot. For those hot-head hamburger lovers, the go-to grub of choice is the Know Poblano Burger at Rehab Burger Therapy. Piled high with sautéed spicy onions, grilled poblano peppers, and melted manchego cheese on 10 ounces of 100 percent USDA ground chuck, this spicy sandwich does not mess around.