Burger is the most loved fast food in America outranking Pizza which comes at number two. Burgers are popular in the east coast as well as in the west coast and everywhere in the middle. But do you know where to find the cheapest burgers in America?
From big burger chains to local eateries all serve both classic and inventive versions of burgers to the customers for different prices with some being highly priced and some at regular cheap prices. Have you ever thought where the cheapest burgers in America are?
As a burger lover myself, one afternoon I grabbed a burger for lunch from my favorite burger joint and I noticed that the prices have been slashed by 5% due to local competition.
It was a real treat for me, my favorite burger at 5% less than before. Loved it!
While sitting and enjoying my burger and fries suddenly a thought struck my mind, “Where can I find cheapest burgers in America?”
I drove back to my office and started researching out of my curiosity to find all the burgers chains across America that serve the cheapest burgers .
I have included almost the twenty five states that have burger joints that serve the mouth watering cheapest burgers. The data sources include Eater.com, Grubhub and fact finder.
I would try to include more states and options as soon as I would visit them or do some more research.
So, let’s start exploring where you can find the cheapest burgers in America:
Alabama – Starting from Alabama, I had found that HAMBURGER HEAVEN serves the cheapest burger at $3.49. It’s a daily cheeseburger with pickles, Hamburger Heaven sauce, and mayonnaise. HAMBURGER HEAVEN has five locations across the city of Birmingham all locally owned and operated.
Alaska – Burger Queen in Ketchikan, Alaska serves hamburger for $7.50. Although this road side stand has just 4 tables but it is famous for its big burgers and old-school milkshakes. Free Delivery is available when you want to enjoy the burger at your office or home.
Arizona – When you are in Arizona and you talk to the local burger lovers then one name that you come across often is Lenny’s Burger Shop. Single burger is for $3.99 across all six locations in the state of Arizona. Everything you find on the menu is fresh and not frozen.
Arkansas – Arkansas Burger Co. is a small burger shop that serves Hamburger at just $5.69. There burgers are old-fashioned served with pickle spear and potato chips. You can also enjoy beer and wine at reasonable prices.
California – Olympian Burgers prepares all their burgers, sandwiches and salads as the order is received and ingredients are always fresh. You can have a simple burger for $3.66 or a cheese burger for just $4.11. They also have homemade recipes for thousand island salad dressing and their salads are prepared throughout the day using the freshest produce.
Colorado – SNARFBURGER is very popular among university students as a small burger for just $4.25 is fully loaded with cheese, sauce, mayo and pickles. It’s a must try if you are looking for something cheap and tasty.
Connecticut – Merritt Canteen was established in 1942, has an open kitchen and serves burgers, shakes and hotdogs. Their small burger is just for $2.25 and third-pounders go for $3.50. Extra toppings are also available such as fried peppers, chili cheese, turkey and bison.
Denver – The Dog House is a cash-only eatery located in New Castle with counter seating and serves hamburgers from $3.50 and cheeseburgers start at $3.70. Limited Parking and Seating but burgers and sandwiches are worth trying.
Florida – The Burger Place in Melbourne, FL is known for serving fresh homemade burger buns and fries. Their burger starts at $4.60 that contains quarter pound patty and is loved by locals.
Georgia – Grind House has four locations and offers junior burger for just $4.99 with cheese, grilled onions, and sauteed mushrooms available for 50 cents each. It also runs a loyalty programs in which you can earn points and redeem during your future visits.
Hawaii – W & M Bar B-Q Burger is a local burger joint popular among tourists and local. You can try their burger at $4 and you would notice that their burgers are a step above compared to the big chains. So, whenever you are in Hawaii for a vacation do try out this burger joint.
Idaho – In the city of Mountain home, you will find Frankie’s joint that serves burger for $5.95 which also includes fries. Their menu offers various toppings that you can opt for including the most common ones such as tomatoes, pickles and onions. Everything is pretty affordable and almost under $10.
Illinois – The city of Chicago is the home to Big & Little burger joint. At the joint you can try something new from the boring traditional ketchup and mustard such as Thai Sauce, Samurai Sauce or spicy chilli sauce. A classic burger costs $5.50.
Indiana – Anytime, you get a chance to visit the city of Madison then try to visit Hinkle’s Sandwich Shop. The Burgers are probably the cheapest in America at this joint which started in 1933 and costs only $1.60.
Iowa – Jim’s Coney Island burger joint is in the city of Des Moines. You can find a burger in their menu $2.65.
Kansas – At the Broadway Burgers and BBQ you can find a classic hamburger for $3.09 and a combo with fries and a drink costs $5.29. Give it a try as this is also a family owned joint.
Kentucky – The home to the KFC is also home to a local burger joint ‘Home Run Burger’. In the city of Louisville, this burger joint serves basic burger for just $4.39 and a cheeseburger under $6.
Louisiana – The Jaudice Inn burger joint has been around since 1947 and their burgers are complemented with a secret sauce that is prepared fresh every day.
Maine – If you are looking for a fast-casual burger joint then Burger Boy is the name to go for. The burgers start $2.35 and can be upgraded for $5.05 to include fries and slaw.
Maryland – If you are in Brookeville, Maryland then don’t miss the burgers at the Sunshine General Store. For half a pound burger it is $5.95. You would notice long queues by 11a.m.
Massachusetts – Well, the old places have their own charm. Similarly, Fill-A-Buster in Boston city has a loyal fan following that offers burgers with fries for $4.95. It has been serving the neighborhood for over 35 years. .
Michigan – Laura’s is a seasonal walk-up shop where you can get a burger for $4.95 with add-ons such as cheese and pickles.
Minnesota – Matt’s is an outlet based in Minneapolis that offers burger for $3.95. They have loyal customer based so you may have to wait for the order. Also, you can try Lucy Juicy burger for $7.50.
Mississippi – Stamps Superburger in Jackson is worth visiting if you are looking for a cheap burger with quality. You may not find this place very fancy or decorated instead it’s plain and simple inside but getting a tasty burger for $5.95 is a good deal.
Missouri – Booches Billiard Hall in Columbia serves their legendary burgers on wax paper starting at $3.50. They have made it to the top 10 in the national list. Give it a try!
Montana – Nap’s burger joint is located in Hamilton. They have a reputation for quality and the size of their burgers. You can have a 6-ounce and 12-ounce burgers for $3.25, $5.75, and $8.75, respectively.
Nebraska – When in Omaha try Louie M’s, which is popular among locals for American classics. You can have a half pound burger or a cheese burger for $6.
Nevada – Tasty Grill in Las Vegas is famous for its home made burgers that start at $6.99. It is also famous among diners for its cleanliness, quality or food and service
We will keep updating the list of cheapest burgers in America as we find out more.
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