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BGR The Burger Joint

1514 Connecticut Ave NW, Dupont Circle, Washington DC, DC 20036-1104
+1 202-986-2133
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“burger” (164 reviews)
“fries” (74 reviews)
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11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
1514 Connecticut Ave NW, Dupont Circle, Washington DC, DC 20036-1104
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The decor may not be the smartest but the burgers are great. Cooked to order and served up really hot. Lots of choice with many extras, good portion of fries (we shared a portion). My chicken burger was quality breast meat not coated in batter...More

Thank Tony K
Reviewed May 6, 2018

Really nice staff! My husband said his burger with bacon and an egg was very good and the fries cooked perfectly. I had the teriyaki chicken with pineapple on buttered bun! Oh yum!!! Only suggestion would be to put a bit slight more sauce on...More

Thank hankshirley
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Oh my gosh. These burgers are delicious and the staff are amazingly friendly. They have a long list of complimentary toppings! A must!!

Thank sherylwainwright
Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

I stopped in since it was close to my hotel. It was later in the evening and even with a few homeless people camped out in the area it felt safe enough as I was just by myself. Overall, I liked this burger place and...More

Thank JWWA
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a little place to grab something to eat while visiting D.C. Great burger and fries! Friendly staff (Robert) and the Crew. Better burger than Five Guys. Definitely stop again if we are staying near DuPont Circle.

Thank John W
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

The food is delicious and the service is fantastic. I tried this place for the first time in September 2017 and had to come back for round II. The Turkey Mushroom Swiss Burger is the way to go. I took it to go and had...More

Thank Pollyseed00
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

Went towards the end of their day for a late meal. Western BBQ Burger was decent, fries not too great. Functional spot, service is quick, music was enjoyable

Thank Derek K
Reviewed December 2, 2017

The Burger Joint probably makes the best burgers in Alexandria. Go for a basic burger with your favorite toppings, a side of fresh french fries (regular or sweet potato) and a beer. It just doesn’t get better. Basic surroundings but you’re there for the food.

Thank Wineaux FromAlexandria
Reviewed November 25, 2017

Small burger joint with fun 80's vibe with pictures and music. Even a picture of Tom Petty on the wall! I was there in Oct and had their Octoberfest Burger had bratwurst and kraut!! It was wonderful. Wish I was closer to try more.

Thank Americanflygirl
Reviewed November 17, 2017

When I am around DuPont Circle and hungry for a burger shake and fries this is my favorite place to stop. Like good burgers go here. You have to tell them you Chocolate Shake should be made with vanilla ice creme.

Thank GregLaw
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1514 Connecticut Ave NW, Dupont Circle, Washington DC, DC 20036-1104
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-986-2133
Voted "Best Burger Restaurant in DC" by Business Insider. Voted "Best Burger Restaurant in DC" by Washingtonian Magazine. Voted "Best Burger Patty" by Washington Post. BGR The Burger Joint is helping lead the better burger market with a menu designed around our commitment to using only the highest quality ingredients. BGR's menu is designed around an exclusive blend of Prime, Dry-aged burgers, grilled over an open flame. Menu offerings include burgers, veggie burger, grilled chicken, turkey burger, lamb burger, ahi tuna burger, hot dog, kids meals, regular fries, sweet potato fries, onion rings, asparagus, handspun shakes, side salads, lettuce wraps, salad bowls and beer/wine and other seasonal specialties. Gluten Free options include: regular fries, sweet potato fries, side salad, salad bowl (any burger on a salad), lettuce wrap, asparagus.
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