Pickles, lettuce, ketchup, cheese – whatever your style, hamburgers are undeniably America’s favorite food. From the over-the-top condiments to the simple meat + cheese + bun, Colorado has it all. Here is a list of the 8 best burgers in Colorado. 

8. Larkburger – multiple locations

Recommendation #8 of the best burgers in Colorado: The Larkburger – a classic take on the American favorite. Black angus beef topped with the traditional fixings and a slather of the legendary house sauce.

7. Blackbelly – Boulder

Recommendation #7 of the best burgers in Colorado: The Blackbelly Beef Burger – This bite is far from the fast-food staples. Your patty comes topped with a thick cut of house bacon and fontina cheese, with a side of specialty fries and  “The Real Dill” pickle.

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6. House Rock Kitchen – Buena Vista

Recommendation #6 of the best burgers in Colorado: The House Burger – House Rock offers just about the healthiest option you can find when it comes to this greasy favorite: Locally sourced, grass-fed, hormone & antibiotic free beef with a gluten-free bun option.

5. The Cherry Cricket – Denver

Recommendation #5 of the best burgers in Colorado: The Colorado Bison Burger – Splurge on your meat at The Cherry Cricket with a Colorado Bison Burger. Choose from their list of specialty toppings, including eggs, corned beef, and blackening spice.

4. Crave Real Burgers – Multiple locations

Recommendation #4 of the best burgers in Colorado: The Fatty Melt – Typical buns just not cutting it? Try the Fatty Melt, a patty sandwiched between two grilled cheese sandwiches.

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3. Fatbelly Burgers – Carbondale

Recommendation #3 of the best burgers in Colorado: The Crystal River Burger – Local grass-fed beef with a fried egg on top. Not a bad way to start the day.

2. Bingo Burger  – Colorado Springs/Pueblo

Recommendation #2 of the best burgers in Colorado: The Bingo Burger – Take a 1/3 lb. grass-fed patty and top with Pueblo chiles, and you’ve got yourself a true Colorado style burger.

1. Grind – Glenwood Springs

Recommendation #1 of the best burgers in Colorado: The Mayan – For your vegetarian friends (this is Colorado after all) dine-in at the Grind. The Mayan features a black bean patty with lettuce, roasted anaheims, pepita salsa, chipotle mayo, and crispies.

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