As foodies, we all can agree that burgers are high on taste and are one of the best comfort food. Burgers are popular the world over, and Pretoria is no exception. Every time is a time to grab a burger in this vibrant city. So feel the history, culture, and, of course, some of the best authentic South African food and global cuisine. Because, Pretoria boasts authentic restaurants serving mouthwatering versions of this fast-food classic. At Dream Africa, every day is a National Burger Day! Here are some of the best, craziest, fun and most extravagant burger spots in Pretoria, South Africa.
We also recommend our guide to the best burger joints in Cape Town, South Africa.
RocoMamas has established a solid presence in Pretoria with four branches in the city. Their burger spots have warm, modern feel serving magical tasting burgers, serious wings and fragrant ribs. With multiple locations through the city all means that you’ll never have to starve without an easy reach. You can customize any way you like, and it’s worth every penny and time spent.
Ed’s Diner is 3-storey diner, a classic American-style burger hangout with captivating atmosphere. A funky retro diner that caters for the hungry, feels like you are thrown back into the 70’s. At Ed’s Diner, its all about serving up the comfort classics. And they are specialists in BIG burgers and all-round comfort food. A great burger spot in Pretoria, their burgers and milkshakes are the winners. A local cult favourite, it’s always your cheat day here. This fun joint turns into a buzzing hotspot at night in Pretoria. You definitely won’t disappointed with their, extensive selection of beer on tap, fine wines, premium whisky’s and liqueurs. Welcome to the Ed’s experience and be a part of the original retro diner in South Africa.
Burger Bistro is a busy downtown favourite burger joints with something for everyone. The portions are hefty and the menu features enormous variety of burgers to choose from, each with its own unique story. Their burgers are hand made with fresh ingredients, accompanied with hand cut chips, bad-ass milkshakes and good music. And you can’t go wrong with the Burger Bistro lunch special The Pacman Burger, including pure beef patty, mozzarella, cheddar, peppadews, sweet chilli sauce, chips and a sauce of your choice. Visit any of their three locations in Pretoria, and you get this awesome deal from Monday to Friday from 11:00 to 16:00 sit-down or takeaway. One of the best burger restaurants in Pretoria, a fantastic place to visit for lunch with friends!
Hudsons The Burger Joint
Hudsons is an American inspired diner sitting in one of Pretoria’s most fashionable suburbs, Hazelwood. This burger joint crafts food the gourmet style with amazing flavours, they are worth the hype. Offering an outdoor seating that has a very nice view of the area. Adventurous menu full of goodies for everyone, and multiple options of drinks and mixes. Try the soft chicken taco and grapefruit, and finish off the your Hudsons experience with their colossal milkshakes.
Brooklyn Brothers is a small restaurant situated inside the Glenfair shopping centre with both indoor and outdoor seating. Known for their creative menu, crafting great burgers, inspired from the street culture, with their signature famous buffalo wings in a variety of flavours. Providing diners with fresh dining experience that suits the urban culture lifestyle of the vibrant city of Pretoria. Certainly a must visit for experimental foodies, ribs and sides that are diverse in flavour, classics like mac and cheese. End your adventure in this Pretoria’s finest burger restaurant with their crafty beers and shakes.
Capital Craft specializes in serving great burgers accompanied with the best craft beers that South Africa has to offer. A trendy spot with classic pub roots, reputable for extensive list of national and international beers in Pretoria. Because this joint would be close to heaven for a beer lover. And the food is always fresh and tasty which complement the craft beer experience.