The Best Burgers in San Antonio

Though famous for its Mexican fare, San Antonio, Texas also serves up beef unrivaled in quality, and the good ol' hamburger reigns as one of the most popular local meals. From classic American style with all the fixins' to Tex-Mex variations that add regional, spicy ingredients, burger hunters will find lots of choices here. The competition raises plenty of debates on where to find the best burger in San Antonio. So where do the savviest burger lovers get their fix? Welcome to our Tastemakers List. We've pulled data from thousands of burger restaurants to find the top spots among Open Table's most expert, seasoned diners. From chef-inspired gourmet burgers overlooking the historic downtown Riverwalk to time tested neighborhood hole in the walls, we got the best burger in San Antonio down to a science. Bring your Texas-sized appetite and get ready for an unforgettable meal!

The OpenTable Team
Restaurants:Meadow Neighborhood Eatery + Bar, Signature, Inspired by Chef Andrew Weissman, SILO Elevated Cuisine - Alamo Heights
Price Range:$$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:American
Neighborhoods:North San Antonio, La Cantera, Alamo Heights
Party Size
For 2
Date
Time
7:00 PM

Meadow Neighborhood Eatery + Bar

$$$$·American·
North San Antonio
612 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies

Run by husband and wife team PJ and Lindsey Edwards, Meadow Neighborhood Eatery partners with local Texas farmers and producers to bring fresh, local and sustainable ingredients to the plate. Served b...

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Best Value in San Antonio

Signature, Inspired by Chef Andrew Weissman

$$$$·American·
La Cantera
1,521 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries

Located within the La Cantera Resort and Spa, Signature is devoted to bring the bounty of the Texas Hill Country to the thriving foodie scene in San Antonio. According to Chef Andrew Weissman, everyth...

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Best Overall in San Antonio

SILO Elevated Cuisine - Alamo Heights

$$$$·American·
Alamo Heights
1,696 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic

The Black Angus Burger at SILO Elevated Cuisine, topped with white cheddar cheese and served on a toasted challah bun with a side of Parmesan fries, is the highlight of many diners’ visit to this soph...

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SILO Elevated Cuisine - 1604

$$$$·American·
North San Antonio
1,239 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Birthdays

Chandeliers and wood highlights make SILO Elevated Cuisine’s north San Antonio location a hot-spot for those want to try a contender for best burger in San Antonio in an elegant setting. Made with Bla...

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Best Ambiance in San Antonio
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Liberty Bar

$$$$·American·
Downtown
154 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Cozy

The sourdough dressed burger at this downtown San Antonio casual bar and eatery comes in three different varieties of meat for diners to choose from: venison, lamb or beef. Topping them with Munster, ...

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Late Night Find in San Antonio
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Las Canarias - Omni La Mansion

$$$$·American·
Downtown
1,611 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Scenic View

Located inside the Omni Hotel in downtown San Antonio, Las Canarias does classic American fare fused with flavors from across Latin America. Their Old School Burger is a solid contender for the best b...

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Stone Werks - The Rim

$$$$·American·
San Antonio
519 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Casual
  • Good for Groups

The Northwest San Antonio outpost of local chain Stone Werks is a mecca for locals in the know looking to get their hands on one of the best burgers in San Antonio served late into the night. The eate...

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Zinc Bistro & Wine Bar

$$$$·American·
Downtown
1,299 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies

Texas meets old world Europe at this River-walk area restaurant famous for its chef inspired restaurant with its own wine cellar and lush garden like central patio. Diners here have two burger selecti...

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The Creek Restaurant

$$$$·Continental·
Boerne
1,192 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Great for Outdoor Dining

Situated in a landmark building in the historic center of the town of Bourne, the Creek Restaurant does classic fine dining cuisine crafted from local Texas ingredients. The house Kobe burger, served ...

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Best Ambiance in San Antonio
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MASH'D - San Antonio

$$$$·American·
Stone Oak
862 reviews
  • Hot Spot
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Comfort Food

With three locations across Texas and one in Florida, Mash’D is spearheading the lone star state’s home grown movement towards food with an attitude served alongside moonshine inspired cocktails, AKA ...

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Hot Spot in San Antonio

Camp Verde General Store and Restaurant

$$$$·American·
Camp Verde
1,210 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion

Hungry travelers have been making the stop at this Verde Creek eatery for over 150 years, making the Camp Verde General Story and Restaurant a true Texas culinary landmark. The deli style offerings he...

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Best Overall in San Antonio
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Rails...a Cafe at the Depot

$$$$·American·
Kerrville
630 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining

A circa 1915 era historic train depot transformed into one of the most popular country eateries in the Texas Hill Country, Rails Cafe serves home style American fare both inside and outside on its ext...

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Great for Lunch in San Antonio

Hard Rock Cafe - San Antonio

$$$$·American·
Downtown
471 reviews
  • Bar Seating
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fun

Located on the picturesque San Antonio River-walk, the Hard Rock Cafe sports three levels of outside patio dining that are great for people watching. Its also an excellent place to enjoy one of the be...

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