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Black Iron Burger

540 E 5th St, Between Ave. A and B, New York City, NY 10009-6529
+1 212-677-6067
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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540 E 5th St, Between Ave. A and B, New York City, NY 10009-6529
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

My wife and I popped in here while in the East Village for a respite from being tourists. This place reminded me of cool dive bars in New Orleans with great burgers and big screen TVs. We watched a World Cup Soccer match, and the...More

Thank L3Nola
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

A friend and i just visited black iron burger. Both of us are stunned by the quality and taste of the fantastic burgers and sides! Iron burger is definitly one of the best burger joint in ny!

Thank bofl91
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

We came fore late supper and it was a good decision! Burgers were excellent... and their sauce was delicious - the best I have ever eaten!! Great job!!

Thank miko_ajp46
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

We went there to find a good burger in New York : mission accomplished, the signature burger, the Black Iron Burger, was absolutely fantastic with its caramelised onions, just best perfect The service too was excellent, very friendly, very helpful Definitely worth a try

Thank Pierre G
Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

As they claim...Nobody beats their meat. Great burgers, juicy, cook to order. Their Black Iron Burger my favorite with the Mushroom and Ibérico Burguer. Always great service from all the BIB team.

Thank Seviclub
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Wow! One of the best burger joints I have visited. Really nice wheat beer from Beligium. And the chicken wings was amazing! We had 2 different burgers black Iron and little Italy - great. Just go there!

Thank Anne D
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Let me start this by saying that I make a damned tasty burger. But sometimes you don't want to cook so you go out. I have been to a few places in NYC that claim to have "the best burger in town" and have left...More

1  Thank TAMI T
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

On our last day in NYC my husband wanted a burger. I had a look on Trip Advisor in the last area we needed to explore, The East Village. Black Iron Burger came out well so we headed there. Upon arrival we had the choice...More

Thank Smarshall487
Reviewed 28 November 2017

The Staff was the best! FAR OUT burgers! My boyfriends and I visited NY this summer and looked for an affordable place to eat and found actually found this little gem!The guy who's been working there for a couple of years was super friendly, helped...More

Thank KrystelCG
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Great little place, a bit tucked away but worth finding. Amazing food- make sure you go with an appetite! Service also excellent with good knowledge of the local beers served. A real mix of customers from couples to families. The only thing that let it...More

Thank Marcusknowle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 18
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 E 5th St, Between Ave. A and B, New York City, NY 10009-6529
    (Between Avenue A and B)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-677-6067
  • E-mail
Black Iron Burger first opened its doors in the East Village of Manhattan in 2008, offering classic American Burgers and foods inspired by the Mediterranean for the foodie, health-conscious and passionate diners seeking high quality, guilt-free American burgers.
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