Who does not love a tasty and juicy burger? If the burger from McDonald’s is not enough for the finest among you, but you need tasty and above all juicy burgers, then here are a few locations you shouldn’t miss!
In Graz there are two restaurants under the name Freigeist. One is located at the beginning of Klosterwiesgasse, a side street of Jakominiplatz. The other restaurant is located in the newly built brewery quarter in Puntigam, near the Graz Cineplexx. Freigeist stands for high quality, pleasant ambience and especially delicious burgers.
You can always find new creations and delicious specials on the menu, such as the burger called “Liver Affair”. It stimulates the senses with a creative and high-quality mixture of goose liver, fig mustard mayo and Bérnaise cheese.
If you are looking for unusual creations or like to dive into the world of “Milkshake Madness”, then Freigeist Gold is the right place for you. The menu offers a wide range of burgers and there are also burger delights for vegetarians and vegans. But the high quality of the food and the hip and cosy flair of the restaurants have their price. A single burger costs between €8.90 and €14.90.
Kirby’s American Kitchen
Kirby’s Burger Graz is located at the foot of the Schlossberg opposite the Karmeliterplatz. It is a small, cute restaurant that serves mainly American food. It serves fantastic burgers, which are a composition of freshly baked brioche rolls, an “all-beef patty”, homemade sauces and fresh vegetables. According to the restaurant’s website, the ingredients are regional and are all made locally.
The menu offers burgers, delicious quesadillas, nachos, chicken wings and steak. So it is a culinary delight of real American dishes. The American feeling is underlined by craft beer, whiskey and gin and tonic. The burger price for a single burger is between 11€ and 13€. There is also a vegan variant and a delicious Pulled Pork Sandwich. The ambiance of the restaurant is pleasantly cosy and has a family feel to it. Also the team is super friendly.
The so-called “Burger Factory” is located in Feuerbachgasse in 8020 and has been frying burger patties since 2015, offering a variety of burgers to suit every taste. The burgers are all handmade and belong to the same price category as the burgers at Freigeist or Kirby’s American Kitchen. The Burger Factory offers a special feature, namely the “Burger oft he Week”. If you want to be surprised with a new burger creation every week, you’ve come to the right place.
The ambience is simple and modern and invites you to a cosy lunch or dinner with friends. The restaurant advertises that the meat for the tasty patties comes 100% from Styrian AlmOx. If you are looking for selected burgers and extremely good quality, you will feel very comfortable here.
For the vegans among the people of Graz, Swing Kitchen is a true paradise. The vegan fast food restaurant opened in January 2015 and has been a vegan hot spot in Graz ever since. Under the motto “doing something good for the environment in a sustainable way”, Swing Kitchen serves burgers with soy patties, vegan cutlets and hand-marinated cutlets. Vegan cheese is also a must at Cheese Burger and mayo is also available there in vegan. Also on the menu are crispy and vegan soy nuggets, as well as various wraps and salads.
The restaurant offers meals in the medium price range. A speciality of the Swing Kitchen are the Hot Cheese Fries, namely French fries with jalapeños and cheese topping with fried onions. Also delicious are the pastries and desserts, of course all vegan. A colourful self-service company that benefits the environment in a sustainable and tasty way. With vegan food from Swing Kitchen you use about 95% less energy, 85% less water 92& less greenhouse gases, the website advertises. Swing Kitchen is a vegan fast-food chain that can be found throughout Austria.
The Burgerista burger chain shines with variety, large portions and a balanced price-performance ratio. It is located directly on Jakominiplatz next to the McDonald’s fast food chain at the beginning of Radetzkystraße. The menu is very large and offers many different burgers, ranging from about 7€ to 11€. Between regular burgers with patties of beef and chicken you will find a sweet kids menu that includes three mini hamburgers, fries and a sauce. There is also a small treat for adults, consisting of three mini cheeseburgers or three mini hamburgers.
A mini classic burger is also a sweet addition to the greasy, g’tasty bacon burger with 42 grams of beef. The restaurant also offers the possibility to make an individual burger from all kinds of ingredients. The menu always includes fries and a refill drink, although it is worth mentioning that the homemade lemonades taste super delicious. The ambience in the Burgerista is casual and good for a quick bite to eat. The Burgerista chain strongly embodies American style, either concerning the ambience as also the food. The restaurant runs under the category self-service fast food. The food is quickly ready and tastes deliciously American with good ingredients.
So these were the top 5 burger locations in Graz, where your mouth will water. From colourful burgers to tasty fries – these Top 5 have what your heart desires, whether vegan, vegetarian or for brave meat eaters.
So next time you’re looking for a juicy burger with a crispy side dish, you’ll know where to go to avoid disappointment!