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Best Burgers in River North

Whether serving up a tasty classic burger or putting a creative (sometimes gluttonous) spin on the standard, these River North restaurants prove their status as burger extraordinaires.

Bavette's Bar & Boeuf

SteakhouseRiver North
4.7
Food
4.6
Decor
4.5
Service

The griddled 8oz burger comes with sharp American cheese and dijonaise.

David Burke's Primehouse

SteakhouseRiver North
4.4
Food
4.1
Decor
4.3
Service

The dinner menu features a 40-day dry-aged prime burger with shaved prime rib, smoked mozzarella, potato bun, tempura broccoli, lemon and spicy tomato

25 Degrees Chicago

River North
4.4
Food
4.1
Decor
4.2
Service

Diners can build their own burger starting wtih ground sirloin, turkey or veggie options, plus 15 types of cheeses, add-ons such as proscuitto and jalapeño bacon and sauces like lemon dill and tarragon remoulade.

Hub 51

AmericanRiver North
4.2
Food
4.2
Decor
4.1
Service

Touts creative burger options, like the Tex-Mex-style burger with Chihuahua cheese, jalapeño slaw, pickled red onion and spicy mayo, or the ahi tuna burger, which comes with avocado, tomato, shreeded lettuce, mayo, yellow mustard and freshly-grated ginger.

Rockit Bar & Grill

River North
-
Food
-
Decor
-
Service

Serves up inventive, upscale burgers like the Locavore Burger (local Midwestern beef, Goose Island beer-battered onion rings, Nordic Creamery smoked cheese, Neuske bacon aioli and pretzel bun). Other options include the namesake burger with Wagyu Kobe beef, melted brie, fried shallots, medjool date aioli, red onion brioche bun and truffle fries, or the new Mac Attack burger, which features deep-fried mac n' cheese as a bun. 

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