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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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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“onion rings” (16 reviews)
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American, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
1514 Connecticut Ave NW, Dupont Circle, Washington DC, DC 20036-1104
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1 - 10 of 197 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I got a chicken sandwich. Bread and veggies were fresh. Chicken was moist. Got a side salad that was decent. The location has an modern yet urban feel to it. Overall quite decent.

Thank scarrmd
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

While looking for a good burger place, we found this restaurant at Dupont Circle and couldn't be happier! The burgers are flame grilled giving them a distinctive and delicious flavor. The order of fries is generous and they are just crispy enough. Overall, one of...More

Thank Ramiro_and_Bob
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Really nice sized burgers and a nice variety to choose from. You can share the fries with another person as well.

Thank Shira L
Reviewed 15 June 2017

My mushroom swiss burger was overcooked and the meat was tasteless. The swiss cheese was only partly melted, and the mushrooms were like rubber. To top it all off, it was hardly a bargain. I was really in the mood for a great burger; this...More

Thank JMH1896392262
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Always have liked all the regular menu items as well as the specials but they have changed! The lamb burger was my favorite- it is gone! Lobster rolls are everything but they are gone. Even the tater tots were off- bitter and mushy. The burger...More

1  Thank Michael H
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for dinner expecting an ok burger....well slap me silly and call me Nany....this is a Gem. This was the best Cuban I have in my world travels. Only a special but they should keep it. Messy and mouth watering at the same time...fries...More

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Tons of great burger choices. I have been to this place twice and had good burgers both times. Tonight it was SUPER smoky when I walked in; obvious problems with ventilation. Burger and onoin rings was about $12.

Thank Maddie F
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I came to this place twice. The place is quite fancy especially the soda machine and the interior on the wall. First time i just ordered Wellington burger and Strawberry shake...the burger was too greasy and the shake was watery. The second time I ordered...More

Thank Ed M
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

I got the Clemson with a lettuce wrap. The Pattie was hand formed and the bacon crispy. You can also get sweet potato fries instead of regular fries. Amazing!!!

Thank Izabel O
Reviewed 8 February 2017

My wife and I had lunch at the Burger Joint a couple weeks ago. The restaurant was featured in an article in the Washington Post which gave it a very good review. We both ordered hamburgers and one order of a combination French fries/onion rings...More

Thank Jeffrey K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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