Gourmet Burger Venues

  • The little (hole in the wall) hidden gem burger joint managed to capture hearts, minds, and stomachs. Growing by word of mouth and praises from food critics to major celebrity chefs in the city, High joint continues to win accolades and awards and being named on many sought-after lists as either best burger in town or within the top3.

    MenuPages.ae recommends: Spicy Mango Slaw Burger

  • Parker’s was conceptualized in 2015 as a pop-up in one of Dubai’s oldest and most loved neighborhood parks – Al Khazan Park. It is a culinary obsession aimed at creating childhood memories of time spent at the park where the creative chefs give street food a twist, bringing epic flavors to the fore in a social setting.

    MenuPages.ae recommends: Truffle Burger, Parker’s Burger, and Lotus Drama for dessert

    Good to know: Parker’s also serves brekkie from 9am to 1pm exclusively at The Beach House in La Mer.

  • SALT is a concept BEYOND Food Trucks. Producing the best burger and shakes in D-Town! #BeASalter! SALT is a simple ingredient that turns a city into a great place. It takes people away from their daily routine; for tourists to feel like locals, and for locals to feel like tourists.

    MenuPages.ae recommends: Hook Sliders and Chicken Cheetos Sliders. Other recommendations not to miss are the Fire Fries and Lotus Milkshake.

    Good to know: Although you need to stand in queue for the first time around, for second orders you can place the order with the server while enjoying your food on your seat.


  • LADS Burger is a place where deliciousness and happiness are served. Their desire has always been to provide authentic and healthy prepared food that will put smiles on people’s faces. Each meal is traditionally unique, fresh and flavorful, made of highest quality ingredients. It is a place where people come together and witness an urban food experience.

    MenuPages.ae recommends: Chicken Escalope, Big Lads and Lads 70’s B

    Good to know: Every Sunday to Wednesday from 12pm to 5pm buy 1 burger and get crazy combo (fries, onion rings, mozzarella fingers, salad and soft drink) only for AED 1.

  • Big Smoke burgers feature gourmet ingredients that are sourced from top quality producers and local when possible.  Their menu features hand-cut French fries made fresh every day and cooked in trans fat-free canola oil.  Hand-spun milkshakes, house-made sauces, traditional poutine and a selection of unique beverages are also available.

    MenuPages.ae recommends: Urban Cowboy and the Baja Veggie

    Good to know: Their new branch is located in La Mer Central (Laguna) and has a beautiful view of Burj Khalifa.

  • She Burger has delighted many with her unique homegrown business and super-tasty, cheat-day-worthy creations. You used to have to send a Whatsapp at least 24 hours in advance to place an order for takeaway and collect the burgers from the Emirati founder’s house. Thanks to She Burger’s pretty major fan club from her ‘home business’ days, She Burger by Shaikha Eissa at Dar Wasl Mall keeps busy.

    MenuPages.ae recommends: Call 911, Mad Chicken, Got Bacon and Holy Grail

    Good to know: Shakeism Milkshakes provides some great thick shakes at She Burger!

  • Creatively-crafted, Black Tap’s flavors are simple, pure and uncomplicated, with each burger made from scratch, using only the freshest ingredients and cooked to perfection. Carefully-constructed works of art, the towering shake creations are stacked sky-high with toppings from whole slices of cakes and more. Craft Burgers, Craft Hops & Crazy Shakes - Straight from NYC!

    MenuPages.ae recommends: The Texan and The Falafel Burger

    Good to know: Black Tap holds the largest American Craft Beer selection in Dubai. You can substitute any patty with any burger and also request for either a glutten–free bun option or even a bun-free option.

  • The Stuffed Burger Co. makes perfected stuffed and charbroiled burgers, sliders and American style wings that are designed to tempt the taste buds of any burger and wings-loving burger connoisseur. Made with fresh ingredients, premium beef or chicken and freshly baked buns, their menu brings something new to Dubai.

    MenuPages.ae recommends: Tex Mex Burger and the Pizza Burger

    Good to know: Other than their al fresco dining at Jumeirah branch, they keep having pop ups around the city. Follow their Instagram to know more!

  • Five Guys is a US-born company, which landed in Dubai in 2015.There are more than 1,500 outlets of the burger joint around the world. They serve all the classic dishes, from juicy burgers to indulgent grilled cheese sandwiches and the brand’s signature shakes. Customers can personalize their burgers by choosing from a whopping 15 free toppings to fully load their juicy patties. Everything is freshly prepared and made to order.

    MenuPages.ae recommends: Hamburger and the Cheese Burger

    Good to know: You can build-your-own milkshakes, which come with a variety of 12 mix-ins, from chocolate to peanut butter for those cheat day treats.

  • BurgerFuel is a New Zealand gourmet burger restaurant that opened its first branch in Dubai in year 2010 and since it has been one of the top burger joints for many, residing in Dubai and Abu Dhabi. They also offer gluten free, vegetarian and vegan options on their menu, as well as monthly burger specials using different and unusual ingredients to provide variety and adventure to the world’s burger connoisseurs.

    MenuPages.ae recommends: American Muscle and V-Dub Veggie

    Good to know: Their branch in Jumeirah has the world’s first gourmet burger drive-thru in Dubai.

  • Johnny Rockets is an international restaurant franchise that offers high quality, innovative menu items including fresh, never frozen 100% beef cooked-to-order hamburgers, Veggie Boca® burger, chicken sandwiches, crispy fries and rich, delicious hand-spun shakes and malts.

    MenuPages.ae recommends: Smoke House Burger

    Good to know: One of the first all American classic gourmet burger joints that was established in Dubai.

  • Shake Shack is a modern day “roadside” burger stand known for its delicious burgers, flat-top dogs, frozen custard and more. With its fresh and simple, high-quality food at a great value, Shake Shack is a fun and lively community-gathering place with widespread appeal.

    MenuPages.ae recommends:  Shroom Burger (Veg) and the Shack Stack

    Good to know: With 7 outlets across Dubai, you will surely find one close to you.