On occasion we will visit a place that's not on our original list of 50. We may hear of a new burger joint worthy of exploring. Such was the case of Dot's Hophouse and Cocktail Courtyard in Deep Ellum. Dot's bought the original Club Schmitz grill when it closed it's doors after 68 years serving thousands upon … Continue reading Bonus Coverage – Dot’s Hophouse and Cocktail Courtyard Serves Up Club Schmitz Burgers
By luck of the draw Henry's Majestic on McKinney has the honor of being our first finalist. Starting with 50 good to great burgers and paring to the 15 best begets some pretty tasty fare. The competition will be fierce. Those that rise to the top will have to be better than they were … Continue reading First Finalist – Henry’s Majestic
It's taken a year and a half but we've finally tried FIFTY BURGERS! We've eaten them all for you, our faithful readers and burger lovers and picked the 15 finalists. We're going back again now to determine the very best Dallas has to offer. There were five divisions - ten burgers in each. Top two made it through to the finals. Each of … Continue reading The Finalists!!
We are almost there! Jake's was the 49th burger joint we've tried. Just one more and we have completed 50. We are almost to the playoffs. The venerable Jake's won't be going on but is still a classic. Love the poppyseed bun and the tater tot's.
We'd heard enough good reviews of The Royale Magnificent Burger that we had to send a scout to check it out. Not an official visit mind you. Just one DBBH to see if it warranted a full scale review. Unfortunately it doesn't. Nice old timey burger joint vibe. Good bar, a dozen local craft beers … Continue reading Just So You Don’t Think We Don’t Give Everyone a Chance
It's the weekend. Yippee! Everyone's going out with friends and family. Where will you go? What will you eat? Well you can't go wrong with one of the best burgers in Dallas. Here's our list of those in the finals through the first four divisions. Try one or two and let us know what you think. You won't be … Continue reading Where to Have a Burger This Weekend
we The Ballots Have Been Tabulated! Yellow was a very tough division - the most competitive yet. Just by luck of the draw we've created a monster division. There's a chance the top six could have made it to the finals through the Red, White or Blue divisions. They were that good. There will certainly be … Continue reading Yellow Division Results
Here’s Your Shot at the Burger Quest We’ve found a lot of good burgers. Generally they fall in two classes - “Best of Dallas” contenders and “Good Value” burgers. Best of Dallas is self-explanatory but we’ll go ahead and explain it anyway. These are destination burgers. Burgers you tell your co-workers about around the water cooler. … Continue reading Keller’s, Dairy-Ette and the Value Burger Conundrum
Luscher's Has Closed It's Doors! This is a game changer for the Burger Hunters BIG TIME! It's a sad, sad day in the Dallas burger world. Luscher's has closed. There will be no more Uncle Herkys. Uncle Herky has been our gold standard of burgers. It was one of the first we tried way back in … Continue reading Uncle Herky is History!
Thought we'd give you a teaser of the Yellow Division and the results to date. Maybe you could try one or more of the Yellow Division and get back to us with your thoughts. So far these six from the Red, White and Blue Divisions plus probable wild cards will go on to the finals: Red 1 - Luscher's Red … Continue reading The Yellow Division – First Three