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Burger Bar Chicago

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Tue, 9/17
8:00 PM
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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$30 - $30
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
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Menu

STACKERS
All burgers are served ala carte with optional sides. All beef stackers are U.S.D.A. Prime. We strive to offer local, organic, non-GMO, cage-free and environmentally-friendly ingredients, products and supplies whenever possible
13
Urban Diner
Fried pickles, american cheese, lettuce, onion, tomato, fried egg, our famous urban sauce + bacon brioche bun
15
Smokehouse
18-Hour smoked brisket, colby cheddar, pickled red onions, chipotle coleslaw, fried pickles + BBQ sauce
18
Wild Bill
Grass-fed lean bison, arugula, goat cheese, tomato chutney + pretzel roll
14
Backyard Classic
Double-smoked candied bacon, aged cheddar, lettuce, tomato + onion
13
Firehouse
Chipotle-spiced burger, charred jalapeno-scallion chorizo, pepper jack + guajillo aioli
15
Al Pastor
Pork al pastor, charred pineapple, smoked gouda, pickled red onions, cilantro + chili glaze
15
"The" Bacon Cheeseburger
Three-year aged white cheddar, applewood smoked bacon, char-grilled onions + bacon brioche bun
15
Hot & Smokey
BBQ prime burger, smoked pulled pork, grilled andouille sausage, smoked cheddar, cucumber-onion slaw + habanero BBQ glaze
18
Lamb Meatball
House-made lamb meatballs, provolone, tomato chutney, parmesan frico + basil
18
Short Rib Pierogi
Ancho-braised short ribs, blue cheese mashed potatoes, pork belly onion jam, potato pierogi + bacon brioche bun
BYO BURGER
STEP #1
10
Burger Bar Chicago's U.S.D.A. Prime Burger
10
Grass-Fed Beef
17
Grass-Fed Bison
16
Impossible Burger
STEP #2 - TOPPINGS + BUNS
0.25
Lettuce
0.25
Tomato
0.25
Dill Pickles
0.25
Red Onions
0.5
Crispy Onions
0.5
Caramelized Onions
0.5
Sauteed Mushrooms
0.5
Pickled Red Onions
0.5
Banana Peppers
0.5
Jalapeños
STEP #3 - CHEESES + MORE
$1.50
American
Cheddar
White Cheddar
Provolone
Swiss
Pepper Jack
Goat Cheese
3-Yr. Aged Cheddar
Blue
Smoked Cheddar
STEP #4 - SIDES + SAUCES
3.5
Fresh Cut Fries
3.5
House-Made Potato Chips
4
Sweet Potato Fries
4
Sweet Potato Tots
5
Parmesan Truffle Fries
5
Side Salad
0.5
Urban Sauce
0.5
Habanero BBQ
0.5
Buttermilk Ranch
0.5
Chipotle Aioli
SNACK BAR
7
Fried Pickles
Our famous urban sauce
8
Chicago-Style Mini Corn Dogs
All beef kosher-style hot dogs, poppy seed cornmeal batter, Chicago hot dog relish + mustard
11
Kimchi Belly Pops
Honey-soy braised pork belly, korean bbq glaze, kimchi relish + cilantro salsa
8
Queso-Guac-Chips
Queso dip, guacamole + spicy tortillas
10
BBQ Mason Jar
Smoked brisket, pulled pork, chipotle coleslaw, smoked chorizo beans + cornbread croutons
9
Chorizo Scotch Eggs
Our famous urban sauce
WING BAR
12
Sassy
Spicy chili-ginger glaze + sriracha aioli
12
Jerk
Charred pineapple salsa
12
Dry Rub
Habanero BBQ sauce + buttermilk ranch dip
12
Aji Panca
Peruvian pepper sauce + chili lime crema
12
BBQ
Smokey BBQ sauce + buttermilk ranch dip
BOWL BAR
7
Triple-Cheesy Mac
Cheddar, parmesan, smoked gouda + cavatappi
8
Poutine
Fresh cut fries, beef gravy + white cheddar curds
BOWLBAR - BUILD WITH
2
Bacon
2
Pulled Pork
2
Smoked Brisket
2
Chorizo
2
Smoked Pork al Pastor
3
Ancho Short Rib
2
Truffle
1.5
Fried Egg
0.5
Crispy Onions
0.5
Caramelized Onions
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place use to have good burgers. A month ago, I was here and was disappointed. I thought I would try it again but disappointed again. I went for lunch with a co-worker. As we sat there for a time and my co-worker loudly says...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank BeachBumBunny
Reviewed July 28, 2019 via mobile

Good burger! Nice option to be able to compose it! The waiter was too “cold”. AC blowing strong inside! We had to move outside.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Qualcuno2013
Reviewed July 2, 2019

I ordered the mini corn dogs, which were pretty awesome. I barely ate 2 of the 4 that came in one order. The breading was thick and fluffy, and the toppings were great. I also ordered the truffle parmesan fries - they were only OK....More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Jessi D
Reviewed May 24, 2019 via mobile

Just loved the vibe of this burger place. Great service, awesome choice of burgers, an array of craft beers and ciders. Who could want more. Definitely recommend the bison meat and the brisket; turkey delicious. Wish this place was in my back yard!!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank SandyWRAdelaide
Reviewed February 26, 2019

I have been to Burger Bar and have always enjoyed my meal. But today, I was disappointed, not only in the food, but in the menu change that they recently made. Unless you get a special burger, the toppings are now a la carte. This...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LizAguina
Reviewed January 6, 2019

Great burgers here, but service was painfully slow. The shakes are good and the app we had was good. guac and queso and chips. Like most burger bars, you can do whatever and add whatever to the burger (for a fee of course). Price in...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank popocass
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

Probably some of the best (and reasonably priced) burgers we have had in a long time . Perfectly seasoned, great mix of toppings, buttery brioche bun. Fries were fresh and awesome. Great beer selection and nice cocktails. Won’t disappoint.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 347chicago2017
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

It was quick. Burgers in 5 minutes. Must have been under warmers. Veggies??? No options. Veggie burger has egg. No salads. Ask for just lettuce and tomatoes, get chopped onion, lots, cheese, lots, chopped tomatoes and something green. Yuch. I am sure it is fine...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank NancyJoW64
Reviewed August 27, 2018

I used to live a couple of blocks away from this place and I went there almost once a week because it was SO good and a great value, too. Build your own burger, try the fried pickles and one of their fantastic assortment of...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank revuncledoc
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Burgers and Mac and Cheese were great but the noise from outside was a little much when it got to rush hour time because of all the horns honking but nonetheless great food service.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Shirms1023
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