Hit These 5 Spots to Celebrate National Burger Month in May

May is National Burger Month—ready to dig in? We’ve got the info on five meaty spots to grab a seat and let your inner carnivore take over:

Avenue Kitchen

Avenue Kitchen Burger

Traditional? Yes. Ordinary? Far from it. The Avenue Burger is 100% grass-fed prime beef smothered in aged cheddar and caramelized onions, sandwiched on a fluffy brioche roll. It’s everything a burger was always meant to be … and then some. Find it at both Avenue Kitchen locations (Villanova and Glen Mills). 789 E. Lancaster Ave., Villanova, (610) 525-3950; 509 Wilmington West Chester Pike, Glen Mills (484) 800-8070

Azie on Main

Azie On Main burger

Villanova’s Azie on Main is adding an Asian flair to National Burger month with its succulent Kobe burger, stacked high with onion rings and slathered with wasabi mayo on a brioche roll. Don’t forget the side of truffle fries! 789 E. Lancaster Ave., Villanova; phone: (610) 527-5700

Glenmorgan Bar & Grill

Glenmorgan Nook Cranny Burger

Glenmorgan Bar & Grill is celebrating National Burger Month with a brand new burger at the beginning of every week in May. Special burgers, as well as the regular roster of signature patties, are available during both lunch and dinner. Selections include:

  • Island Teriyaki Sliders: two beef sliders glazed in sweet teriyaki sauce, Colby cheddar, golden pineapple, served on King’s Hawaiian rolls
  • Nook & Cranny Burger: 8-oz. sirloin burger, aged white cheddar, brown sugar bacon, beefsteak tomato, spicy Russian dressing, served on a toasted Thomas’ English muffin
  • Baja Burger: 8-oz. sirloin burger, guacamole, sliced beefsteak tomato, shredded iceberg lettuce, chipotle spread, served on brioche bun
  • Caprese Burger: 8-oz. sirloin burger, fresh mozzarella, sliced plum tomato, pesto aioli, served on toasted focaccia

593 E. Lancaster Ave., St. Davids, (610) 341-3188

Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant

Find not just one (or two or even 10!) but 31 different burgers at Iron Hill in May—a different one every day of the month. Selections include the El Fuego Hamburguesa (May 5), with jalapeno pepper poppers, pepper jack and habanero aioli; Upscale Diner Burger (May 15), topped with a sunny side egg, Swiss cheese, herb-roasted exotic mushrooms, bacon and shallot-black pepper aioli; and Ode to Jerry Garcia Burger (May 27), with—what else?—shrooms, Monterey Jack, caramelized onions and roasted garlic aioli. Visit the Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant website for the complete list of burgers, including a recommended beer pairing for each! Burger Month Bonus: Order the burger of the day with any beer on tap for $16.50. 11 locations in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware


Paramour Kobe Sliders

Paramour is treating diners to just-right-sized burgers with its Kobe or Rodeo Sliders. Rodeo Sliders feature Pat LaFrieda’s Black Label Blend and are topped with gruyére, house BBQ and onion rings. Both versions of the petite patties pair perfectly with cocktails and co-workers for Happy Hour on Paramour’s outdoor veranda. 139 E. Lancaster Ave., Wayne (610) 977-0600

  • Avenue Kitchen photo: Avenue Kitchen
  • Featured photo & Glenmorgan Bar & Grill photo: Glenmorgan Bar & Grill
  • Azie on Main photo: Dallyn Pavey