Burger - Best of 2018

Published Jul 11, 2018

Burgers are serious business. East Coast, West Coast, Well Done, Medium Rare. Who makes the best burger?

Winner
2018 Winner

1. Famous Dave's Barbeque

Voters Love

"Famous Dave's Has the best BBQ in North East Ohio. I love the baby back ribs, chopped pork, catfish and the hot link..." via Spaciee

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26410 Great Northern Shop Center North Olmsted OH 44070
  • Famous Dave's Barbeque, Cheap Eats, Barbecue, Burger, Wings, Healthy Lunch, Sandwich Shop, Breakfast, Pizza, 26410 Great Northern Shop Center World Map North Olmsted OH 44070
    Nominee for: Barbecue, Burger, Wings
    26410 Great Northern Shop Center, World Map North Olmsted, OH
  • Swenson's Drive In - Seven Hills, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Burger, Sandwich Shop, Traditional American, Barbecue, Pizza, 7635 Broadview Road Independence OH 44131
    Nominee for: Burger
    7635 Broadview Road, World Map Independence, OH
  • The B Spot, Cheap Eats, Burger, Wings, Sandwich Shop, 20 Main St Westlake OH 44145
    Nominee for: Burger
    Multiple locations
  • The Rail, Cheap Eats, Burger, 3265 W Market St Akron OH 44333
    Nominee for: Burger
    Multiple locations
  • Five Guys Burgers and Fries, Cheap Eats, Burger, 36050-A Detroit Rd World Map Avon OH 44011
    Nominee for: Burger
    Multiple locations
  • Stevenson's Bar & Grill, Cheap Eats, Burger, 800 E. 200th Street North Shores Cleveland OH 44119
    Nominee for: Burger
    800 E. 200th Street, North Shores Cleveland, OH
  • Heck's Cafe, Cheap Eats Great Meals Restaurants, Brunch Burger Romantic Restaurant, 2927 Bridge Ave Cleveland OH 44113
    Nominee for: Burger
    2927 Bridge Ave, Ohio City Cleveland, OH
  • Brown Bag Burgers, Cheap Eats, Burger, 25853 Brookpark Road North Olmsted OH 44070
    Nominee for: Burger
    Multiple locations
  • Porch Bar and Grill, Cheap Eats, Nightlife, Burger, Sports Bar, Neighborhood Bar, 37638 Vine St World Map Willoughby OH 44094
    37638 Vine St, World Map Willoughby, OH
  • Midway Oh Boy, Cheap Eats, Burger, Sandwich Shop, Healthy Lunch, Barbecue, 6620 Lake Avenue World Map Elyria OH 44035
    Nominee for: Burger
    6620 Lake Avenue, World Map Elyria, OH
  • B2B Burgers 2 Beer, Cheap Eats, Nightlife, Burger, Barbecue, Neighborhood Bar, Wings, Sports Bar, 6323 Wilson Mills Rd. World Map Highland Heights OH 44143
    Nominee for: Burger, Sports Bar, Wings
    Multiple locations
  • Buckeye Beer Engine, Nightlife, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Beer Selection, Burger, Brewpub, Brunch, 15315 Madison Avenue World Map Lakewood OH 44107
    15315 Madison Avenue, World Map Lakewood, OH
  • Nominee for: Burger
    19985 Lake Rd, Rocky River, OH
  • Nominee for: Burger
    44 North Main Street, Chagrin Falls, OH
  • Hot Dog Diner, Cheap Eats, Burger, Breakfast, Sandwich Shop, Hot Dog, 5494 Pearl Rd Parma OH 44129
    Nominee for: Hot Dog, Burger
    5494 Pearl Rd, Parma, OH
  • Gunselman's Tavern, Cheap Eats, Nightlife, Burger, Neighborhood Bar, 21490 Lorain Road World Map Cleveland OH 44126
    Nominee for: Burger, Neighborhood Bar
    21490 Lorain Road, World Map Cleveland, OH
  • Nominee for: Burger
    19925 Detroit Rd, Rocky River, OH
  • Post & Beam Bar & Grill, Cheap Eats, Burger, 11890 Snow Rd Parma OH 44130
    Nominee for: Burger
    11890 Snow Rd, Parma, OH
  • Sal & Al's Diner & Danny's Pizza, Cheap Eats, Burger, 2261 Cooper Foster Park Road Amherst OH 44001
    Nominee for: Burger
    2261 Cooper Foster Park Road, Amherst, OH
  • West Park Station, Nightlife, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Neighborhood Bar, Burger, Pizza, Brunch, Traditional American, New American, Beer Selection, Live Music Venue, Italian, Healthy Lunch, 17015 Lorain Avenue Kamms Corners Cleveland OH 44111
    17015 Lorain Avenue, Kamms Corners Cleveland, OH
  • Ledger Bar, Nightlife, Cheap Eats, Trendy Bar, Burger, 2017 E 9th St Downtown Cleveland OH 44115
    Nominee for: Burger, Trendy Bar
    2017 E 9th St, World Map Cleveland, OH
  • Nominee for: Burger
    17001 Lorain Avenue, Kamms Corners Cleveland, OH
  • Kirtland City Tavern, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 10015 Chillicothe Rd Willoughby OH 44094
    Nominee for: Burger
    10015 Chillicothe Rd, Willoughby, OH
  • Tremont Tap House, Cheap Eats, Nightlife, Burger, Trendy Bar, 2572 Scranton Rd Tremont Tremont OH 44113
    Nominee for: Trendy Bar, Burger
    2572 Scranton Rd, Tremont Tremont, OH
  • Smitty's Place, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 368 E Bridge St Elyria OH 44035
    Nominee for: Burger
    368 E Bridge St, Elyria, OH
Contest Overview
  • 36,284
    Total Votes
  • 18,133
    Voters
  • 147
    Winners

The 2018 Cleveland Hot List awards are based on more than 36,000 votes from local Cleveland-area experts.

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