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Best Burgers in the Mission

Whether serving up a tasty classic burger like Burger Joint or putting a creative (sometimes gluttonous) spin on the standard like Wise Sons, these Mission restaurants prove their status as burger extraordinaires.

Heirloom Café

The Mission
4.4
Food
3.9
Decor
4.2
Service

The off-the-menu Époisses burger (limited quantity available each night) features the triple-cream cheese and caramelized onions atop an English muffin.

Hog & Rocks

SeafoodThe Mission
4.4
Food
4.2
Decor
4.1
Service

The house burger features a double patty of aged Kobe-style chuck mixed with suet and leftover ham ends, American cheese, caramelized onions and house-made fermented dill pickles with challah and house-made potato chips on the side.

Mission Beach Cafe

CalifornianThe Mission
4.4
Food
3.7
Decor
4.0
Service

The house burger with Prather Ranch meat comes with aged Winchester gouda, caramelized onions, oven-roasted tomatoes and Kennebac fries.

Namu Gaji

AsianThe Mission
4.3
Food
4.1
Decor
4.0
Service

The 8oz Marin Sun Farms grass-fed burger patty is topped with kimchee relish, pickled daikon, tomato, lettuce, aioli and choice of salad or hand-cut fries.

Wise Sons Jewish Delicatessen

JewishThe Mission
4.3
Food
3.5
Decor
3.8
Service

The deli burger, ground with pastrami, is served with beet-horseradish spread, deli mustard, iceberg lettuce and red onion on a challah bun.

Burger Joint

BurgerThe Mission
4.2
Food
3.5
Decor
3.9
Service

Serves up standard Niman Ranch natural beef burgers, cheeseburgers and mini cheeseburgers, plus turkey and veggie burgers.

Mission Bowling Club

The Mission
4.2
Food
4.1
Decor
4.1
Service

Served in the dining room, the house burger features a half-pound aged and granulated patty with monterey jack cheese, grilled onions and caper aioli. Meanwhile, vegans can enjoy a chickpea, kale and shiitake fritter topped with guacamole, sambal and fennel slaw.

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