burgers in Cambridge

Burger- or other food made into a round, fairly flat shape, friend and usually eaten between two halves of a bread  Cambridge Dictionary

Cambridge has so much choice of venue for a really great burger. Whether you are a fan of the classic beef, or looking for a top quality vegan option, this is the city for you. Here are our top 5 burgers in Cambridge.

Steak and Honour:

4 Wheeler St, Cambridge CB2 3QBSteak and Honour

Starting life as a food truck, Steak and Honour now have a restaurant in the city. These guys are extremely popular with burger connoisseurs and happen to be my husbands personal favourite. He loves the juicy, American style of burger which these most definitely are. Quality ingredients, sources locally where possible, are used to create a big, satisfying burgers. Don’t miss the grilled mac and cheese while you are there. Veggie options include the ‘check the pulse’ or ‘shroom’ burger. Recommended here in the Cambridge Foodies Tour. Tasty, top notch food.


59 Regent St, Cambridge CB2 1ABburgers in Cambridge

Cambridge is proudly home to fully vegan burger joint DoppleGanger . Based on Regent Street, these burgers are super- satisfying and happen to be completely plant based.  Their ‘not junk, just plants’, approach gives you the satisfied feeling of a really naughty, fast food experience- go hungry as these burgers are BIG. Delicious range of sides and even vegan desserts can be found here. Vegan or not, this is great food.


1-3 Station Rd, Cambridge CB1 2JB & Free School Lane, Cambridge Smokeworks

SmokeWorks  is probably best known for its slow cooked meat, but it also hits the mark with its slow fast food burgers too. A rather delicious vegan burger is also on offer. Great sides to be had here including; house slaw, BBQ corn, and mac and cheese fritters, A fun experience and great lunch deals available. Features here in our best sandwich in Cambridge post too.

Buffalo Joe’s:

Various locations chicken burger

Buffalo Joe’s food truck pops us in and around Cambridge weekly- see where and pre order here. The generous, crispy, and tasty crispy chicken burger is a huge hit with burger fans. Be sure to try the Korean fries; sesame seeds, spring onion, chilli, crushed wasabi peas, wasabi mayo and Korean sauce. Just delicious!

 The Pint Shop:

10 Peas Hill, Cambridge CB2 3PNPint Shop Cambridge

The Pint Shop serve a really delicious cheeseburger alongside their vast and ever changing selection of craft beers and gins. Served with chips and sides, they are have a rather fabulous vegan burger on the menu too which is simply delicious. This independent has proved popular with locals and tourists alike. Pint Shop is a top choice for a night out so eat, drink and be merry! The Pint Shop features in our great Cambridge pubs post here.

Where are you top places for burgers in Cambridge?

Where do you enjoy a burger? Please do let us know in the comments below.