Probably the best burgers in bristol, possibly the best in England!


Welcome to the burger joint

Since opening in August 2009, the burger joint has earned a reputation for selling the best burgers in Bristol.

Bristol's original gourmet burger restaurant, the burger joint's unique combination of quality and value have made us a firm favourite with Bristolians. We´re serious about food, and want everything here to be the highest standard and best quality – burgers, sides, salads and drinks. We´re convinced that you'll agree that the quality and value are outstanding – others clearly do, and over the years we’ve consistently been judged not only among Bristol’s best gourmet burger restaurants but among the country’s best. Click here to see some of the reviews.


With the Council's decision on 16 September to approve our planning application we are a huge step closer to opening a third restaurant, in Fishponds. One major hurdle remains – we have to prove that our use of the garden will not disturb our neighbours unduly, but we have every expectation that we will do that and, hopefully, be open early in the New Year. We had an almost unprecedented 300 expressions of support which, we understand, had a major influence (Council officers were against the proposal to begin with). So thanks very much indeed to all of you who wrote in support.


What others have said

  • A lively, buzzy venue with a spirited, vibrant atmosphere, extremely generous portions of magnificently tasty food, and served with a smile by warm, attentive and friendly staff. Bruschetta was outstanding...BBQ chicken wings were beautifully cooked ...Burger was perfectly cooked....The accompanying mountainous colossal of chips were equally faultless.... 365 Review
  • Nothing is lacking here – it’s hard to imagine how they could improve. This is something approaching burger perfection. ***** ...
  • The [sticky toffee pudding] was the perfect end to a perfect meal. So perfect in fact that we returned again next week for a friends birthday ... Foodnerd
  • "The next step for The Burger Joint must surely be to roll it out elsewhere in the region – and then really give the American chains a run for their money. It’s certainly good enough."... Mark Taylor, Bristol Evening News
  • They are the best burgers around. [And] as brilliant as the burgers: the service... IRC Independent Retailer of the Week
  • Right now if I go to any other burger place I´ll wish I´d have gone to the burger joint instead... Somethingdoing
  • I thought I would start with the best of the best - The Burger Joint ... Abigail
  • When the gods invented burgers, this was what they had in mind...

    Venue magazine
  • The verdict was unanimous-we had probably just discovered the best burgers in Bristol... Bristol Foodie
  • I challenge you to find a better burger venue...24/7