Dubai burgers that are way more than just a patty and bun
LIMITED EDITION (until June 15) Just Falafel Street Food Dubai Marina's Shawurger for Dhs24 Ingredients: A hybrid between two much-loved classic sandwiches, the shawarma and a hamburger, this uses the most flavourful elements of the classic recipes. The Beef Shawurger follows a classic Beef Shawarma recipe that includes a sumac onion mix, pickles, tomatoes and JF’s special Tahina sauce put together in a potato bun. Get it before June 15. Dubai Marina (04 452 9966).
LIMITED EDITION (until June 15) Just Falafel Street Food Dubai Marina's Chicken Shawurger for Dhs22 Ingredients: A hybrid between two much-loved classic sandwiches, the shawarma and a hamburger, this uses the most flavourful elements of the classic recipes. The Chicken Shawurger is served in a soft potato bun, a bed of lettuce, tomatoes, onion, pickels, French fries and drizzled with a garlic mayo sauce. Dubai Marina (04 452 9966).
Baconator Beef Burger at MO's at City Walk Dubai for Dhs85 Ingredients: Onion, lettuce, tomato, veal bacon and more veal bacon! Served with BBQ sauce (and fries). Citywalk Mall, Jumeirah (04 344 3305).
The Beast burger at The Burger Joint, Atlantis The Palm for Dhs75 Ingredients: Wagyu patty, topped with Julienned deep fried potatoes, a fried egg, deli ham, turkey bacon, cheddar cheese, iceberg lettuce and plum tomatoes. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).
Three mini wagu beef burgers at Rixos The Palm's Biber Bar, Dhs90 Ingredients: Wagu beef patty, Cheese, pickles, tomato, homemade Rixos sauce. Rixos The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 457 5555).
Café Belge Wagyu Burger at Ritz Carlton DIFC, Dhs115 Ingredients: 180g wagyu meat, 1 slice medium sized onion (raw), 2 pieces lolo rosso lettuce, 1 slice passendale cheese, 1 brioche bun, cut in half and toasted, Salt and pepper, Tomato confit and Caramelized endive. Served with Belgian frites. The Ritz-Carlton DIFC, DIFC (04 372 2222).
Jalapeno Bacon Burger at Claw for Dhs65 Ingredients: Claw’s classic hamburger, topped with special combination beef bacon, Pepper Jack cheese and jalapeno peppers served on a toasted bun. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 432 2300).
D&A Wagyu Beef Burger at Dhow & Anchor (D&A), Jumeirah Beach Hotel for Dhs130 Ingredients: Wagyu Beef with cheddar cheese, homemade ketchup (and thick cut chips). Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Umm Suqeim (04 348 0000).
Pulled Chicken Burger at MO's at City Walk Dubai for Dhs65 Ingredients: Pulled chicken, signature sauce, lettuce, tomato, whole wheat bun. Citywalk Mall, Jumeirah (04 344 3305).
Quinoa Burger (v) at Pantry Café for Dhs55 Ingredients: Mushrooms, peppers, beans, aged cheddar and a brioche bun. Jumeirah (04 388 3868).
Gourmet Burger at Feast, Sheraton Grand Hotel for Dhs80 Ingredients: 150g 100% Black Angus beef patty, seared foie gras, and red onion jam. Sheraton Grand Hotel Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 503 4444).
Rivington Grill, Souk Al Bahar’s Rivington Burger, Dhs120 Ingredients: Home-smoked cheddar or Welsh rarebit, Caprice club sauce and skinny fries. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (04 423 0903).
Aussie Burger from Ultra Brasserie, Marina Plaza for Dhs72 Ingredients: Wagyu beef, beetroot slices, pineapple, egg, cheese, ketchup, lettuce & tomato, fries & green salad. Downtown Dubai (04 420 4572).
Wagyu Kobe Burger at Original Wings & Rings for Dhs99 Ingredients: Wagyu beef, blue cheese or BBQ sauce. DIFC (04 359 6900).
Reform Angus reserve beef burger at Reform Social & Grill for Dhs75 100% Angus beef patty, a touch of salt and pepper before cooking. Homemade mayonnaise, Lolo Bondi lettuce, a slice of beef tomato and a slice of red onion. Extras: Vintage Cheddar Dhs10, Foie Gras & onion jam Dhs35. Emirates Hills (04 454 2638).
14th Burger at West 14th Restaurant, Oceana Beach Club, The Palm Jumeirah for Dhs75 Ingredients: 180g Angus beef, lettuce, tomato, gherkin, grilled onion, cheddar cheese and BBQ sauce. Palm Jumeirah (04 447 7601).
jones Wagyu Burger Dhs79 Ingredients: Freshly minced & marinated wagyu, beef bacon, mixed leaf salad and cheese with jones bois boudran sauce in a brioche bun (and fries) Extras: Add foie gras for an extra 35, add melted truffle brie 30g for an extra Dhs19, add truffle mayonnaise, cornichon, or caramelised onion for an extra Dhs7 each. Sheikh Zayed Road (04 346 6886).
Prime Burger at Ruth’s Chris for Dhs40 Ingredients: Prime Hamburger Patty 8oz, Hamburger Bun, Salt, Black Pepper, Butter, Cheddar Cheese, Lettuce, Tomatoes, Sliced Onion, Sliced Pickle Gherkins (and French Fries). The Address Dubai Marina, Dubai Marina (04 454 9538).
Gaucho burger for Dhs120 (with fries) Ingredients: 150g beef, Brioche Bun Burger, Chimi Oil Chiptole Chutney,Grape Mustard, Mayonaise, Lettuce Baby Gem, Onion Banana Shallots, Onion Spanish Wine, Salt Baleine sel De Mer (steak seasoning), Fine table salt, Spice pepper blacked cracked fine and Plum tomato. DIFC (044227898).
Black Label Burger from The Steak Bar JBR and DIFC for Dhs69 Ingredients: Prime black angus beef, Special sauce, , lettuce, home-made pickles, fresh onions, tomato (served with TSB fresh fries). Jumeirah Beach Residence (800783257). Other location: Marble Walk, Building 2, DIFC (800783257).
The REAL Beef Burger at Real Madrid Cafe for Dhs75 Ingredients: Homemade beef patty topped with Manchego cheese, Veal bacon and Caramelized Onions carefully stacked in a sesame seed bun garnished with baby gem lettuce, fresh local tomato, pickles and light mayonnaise. Jumeirah Beach Residence ( 04 2775625).
Custom built burger at The Counter, JBR from Dhs39 Ingredients: The premium build your own burger restaurant offers over a million possible combinations. Guests can either choose to order from an exciting list of expert builds or build their own from a choice of three proteins, seven different buns (or bowl) over a bed of organic mixed greens, or lettuce blend, 23 unique sauces, and 44 toppings. Jumeirah Beach Residence ( 052 6408814).
The Palace Beef Burger at The Palace Downtown for Dhs90. Ingredients: Home-made patties - wagyu beef rump with onion, home-made mix pickle, salad iceberg, grain mustard mayonnaise, cucumber, sea salt, vinegar, cherry tomato, mixed salad, baby gems, sliced fresh tomato, sliced red onions, sesame oil, sesame seed (served with home-made fries). The Palace Downtown, Downtown Dubai (04 428 7888).
McGettigan’s Homemade 8oz Steak Burger for Dhs75 Ingredients: Lettuce, tomato, onion ring, bacon, aged cheddar and tomato relish all on a Waterford blaa. Bonnington Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Jumeirah Lakes Towers (04 356 0560). Other location: DWTC, Sheikh Zayed Road (800 6247).
Sliders at Original Wings & Rings for Dhs49 Ingredients: Mini beef patty, caramelized onions and cheddar cheese. DIFC (04 359 6900).
Petite Kobe Sliders at Caramel for Dhs120 Ingredients: Aged Cheddar, Balsamic Red Onion. DIFC (04 425 6677).
RMC Cajun Chicken Burger at Real Madrid Café for Dhs85 Ingredients: Cajun spiced corn fed chicken fillet topped with fried Halloumi logs and drizzled with a Cajun Mayo neatly stacked in a sesame seed bun garnished with Baby Gem Lettuce, fresh local tomato, pickles and red onion. Jumeirah Beach Residence ( 04 2775625).
Moylo’s burger at Mylo’s for Dhs38 Ingredients: Onion ring, cheese and Moylo’s sauce (a secret blend provided a fresh, creamy, sour tang). The patty is a little rare, but moist as a result. The bread is soft, light, fluffy and a little sweet. Jumeirah (04 388 3140).