Grab Your Buns, It's Burger Month

May is In National Hamburger Month and in honor of the holiday I’ve put together a list of my favorite places for burgers. In no particular order:

Stadium Grill

Two locations:
570 Simpson Dr, Chester Springs
(610) 321-2595
104 Turner Ln, West Chester
(610) 344-7860

Why I love em?

  • – Voted Best in Chester County
  • -Awesome fixin’s bar including fry seasonings and any condiment you could ever want.
  • – Beef is from Esposito Meats in Philly
  • – Bison, Turkey, Veggie and Ostrich burgers are also available
  • – W.C. location has a Goshen Beverages literally next door to provide insta-byo cases. Goshen Beverages owner Jim says, “Local burgers deserve local beer.

Prices: $5.25-$6.80. All burgers come with fries.

Buddy’s Burgers, Breasts and Fries

11 West Gay Street in West Chester

Why I love em?

  • – Unlimited toppings including AVOCADO. Oh Momma.
  • – Open late Thursday, Friday and Saturday for your post-bar burger fix.
  • – Daily deals including Sunday’s $2.00 for a Jr. Buddy Burger.
  • Warning: For those of you who hate American cheese like I do, they come with it standard unless you specify otherwise.
  • Make it a classic burger experience with fries and milkshakes.

Prices: $2.90-$5.30

Pietros Prime

125 W. Market Street,
West Chester
(484) 760-6100

Why I love em?

  • – Home of the classiest burger you’ll ever have. Their Kobe Beef Burger is simply the finest available.
  • -Comes with the side of your choice.
  • -Atmosphere and staff are A+
  • – Killer wine list and martinis

Prices: $17.00 served with cheese and choice of side including onion rings (the biggest you’ll EVER have), sweet potato fries, salad, mashed potatoes, veggies, creamed spinach or my favorite; creamed corn.

Cheeburger, Cheeburger

235 Lancaster Ave

Why I love em?

  • – Their motto: “Build your own flavor” so take your choice of unlimited toppings and make it what you want.
  • – Available in sizes to fit any appetite from 5.5 oz to 20 oz.
  • – Patty melts are available on special rye bread with sauteed onions and swiss.
  • – Veggie burgers available.
  • – Lots of specialty dipping sauces to choose for your burgers, fries or whatever you wanna sauce up!

Prices: $5.29-$10.79

Half Moon Saloon

108 West State Street, Kennett Square

Why I love em?

  • – Incredible wild game burger selection including Kangaroo, Elk, Antelope, Buffalo, Ostrich, Emu, Caribou, Alligator, Wild Boar and Venison
  • – Spiced veggie and wild rice burger available.
  • – Equally impressive beer selection
  • – Rooftop dining
  • – All raised naturally, wild game doesn’t have near the fattiness of beef.
  • – Locally Raised Buffalo raised on a farm a few miles away from the restaurant.

Prices: $8.00-$10.00. Wild Game prices vary.

Five Guys Burgers and Fries

1810 Wilmington Pike, Glen Mills

Why I love em?

  • – ZAGAT survey rated every year since 2001
  • – Free toppings bar and yummy condiments.
  • – Great fries and lots of burger sizes.
  • – Quick family dining.

The Square Bar

250 E Chestnut St
West Chester

Why I love em?

  • – Hidden gem for burgers; a great burger every time
  • – Fresh toppings
  • – Awesome curly fries
  • – No frills, just good food
  • – Jukebox

Price: $4.75- $5.75

Wendy’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers

700 E. Gay Sreet
West Chester
153 East Swedsford Rd.
East Baltimore Pike
Kennett Square
314 Lancaster Ave
3480 Lincoln Highway

Why I love em?

  • – Go on, laugh, but I think they have great fast food burgers.
  • – 99 cent value menu can’t be beat for a burger with all the fixin’s like the Jr. Cheeseburger Deluxe.
  • – Jr. Cheeseburger Deluxe has all the cheeseburger taste you need without a lot of fat from a huge burger.

Prices: 99 cents- $3.45

Red Robin

600 West Uwchlan

Why I love em?

  • – Specialty burgers every six weeks.
  • – 28 varieties of burgers always on the menu with toppings to please anyone’s tastes. All burgers are 6 oz.
  • – Garden and Bocca Burgers available.
  • – Any burger can be modified to your liking.
  • – Bottomless fries. Free with every burger or sandwich. Even with a salad you still are offered free bottomless fries.
  • – Mini burgers will be available with Sirloin Steak.

Prices: $8.49-$9.99.

Iron Hill Brewery and Restaurant

3 West Gay Street
West Chester
130 East Bridge Street

Why I love em?

  • – Awesome selection of burger types including Turkey Burgers, Portabella Burgers, Salmon BLT Burgers
  • – Eight gourmet beef burger varieties to choose from in 8oz.
  • – Incredible customer service and summer outdoor eating.
  • – My personal favorites are the Salmon Burger (perfect) and the Bistro Burger with mushrooms, Boursin cheese and the barbecue onions (you have to ask to add them.)
  • – Wide variety of house-brewed beers to pair with any of the burgers you choose.

Prices: $ 9.95- $11.95 comes with fries, pickle, slaw or a sala