Burgers will always been All-American food, but each state will always have the best places to grab this classic comfort food. New Jersey is no exception with the many food establishments that dot the garden state. Burger enthusiasts will surely find the one that best fits their description of “The Best Burger Ever.”
New Jersey Leisure Guide for instance came up with a shortlist of the best burgers available in the northern part of New Jersey. Topping their list is the Wagyu Beef Burgers in Blue Morel Restaurant.
“Their Beef Burger is one of the best in New Jersey. It’s made with ground Wagyu Beef. The beef is from Wagyu cattle in Japan and is known for it’s delicious and healthy marbling characteristics that produce a naturally enhanced flavor, tenderness and juiciness.”
Read about the other burger places that made it to their list here.
Best Bar Burgers
The New York Times meanwhile published a feature article on their search for the best bar burgers in New Jersey. One of the restaurant-bars that were featured was Zagursky’s Bar and Grill in Whippany. They had all praises for the burger, and the congeniality showed by its owners towards the customers. State of New Jersey Official Website
“No matter who shows up, they can expect a warm welcome and a very good burger. The patties come from a local butcher and are gently griddled and then steamed, which accounts for their superior juiciness. American cheese is placed on both the top and bottom roll, a simple innovation we should all consider.”
Read about the other burger places they mentioned in their feature write-up here.
Best Burger Contest
NJ Monthly meanwhile came up with a write-up on the results of the best New Jersey Burger contest. One of the winners in the competition is the Next Door Burgers. New Jersey Tourism Authority
“Topped just with partly melted cheddar (partial melting retains more cheese flavor, Arifai later explained) and caramelized onions, this burger, declared Saferstein, ‘isn’t overwhelming. You can enjoy it. I love the bun. These onions are really good’ Faison noted, ‘the cheese has a more pronounced flavor than what we’ve been having.’
Check out the article here.
The best burgers can indeed be found in New Jersey.