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BGR The Burger Joint

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8420 Old Keene Mill Rd, Springfield, VA 22152-2302
+1 703-451-4651
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2015

The burger and fries were flavorful and it was good to have beverage options (e.g., both soda and beer). The size of the helping was plentiful but the overall price of the meal was a bit much for a burger place--about $20 for one person!

Thank Howard D
Springfield, VA
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74 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 24, 2014

This is a perfect example of how poorly trained and poorly performing customer service personnel can ruin an experience. My son and I visited in November for lunch. As we began our order, the friendly cook who was on register gave way to an obviously unhappy young lady who messed up our order (I had requested a pretzel roll and... More 

Thank PSUDanO23
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2014

Burger night happens at least 3 times a month. Usually at 5 Guys or Boardwalk, each of which has a location in the Springfield area. Each place offers burgers and fries that are a cut above fast food and charges extra for toppings like cheese and bacon. BGR is the most expensive, with the basic burger starting at $7. Also,... More 

Thank FARgirl
Fountain Valley, California
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224 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2014

This is not a fast food place, there is no drive thru, and it doesn't compete with Wendy's or MacDonalds. The burgers are at least 1/3 lb., and the hamburger meat is better. So, not comparable in value to drive thru burger joints. Decor is modern, place was clean, even had free hand sanitizer dispenser at the foyer. Sizes of... More 

Thank edq88222
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2014 via mobile

Came here with my boyfriend to redeem our lobster roll groupon deals. I ordered first, asking for the lobster as a salad bowl (+$1) and paid the extra charges gladly. Knowing my bf wanted a burger instead of the lobster roll, I called ahead to make sure we could order other menu items and use the paid value of the... More 

Thank Callalily091
Springfield, Virginia
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2014

good for onion rings and sliders at lunch decent out door seating next to yogurt place for dessert for the children

Northern Virginia, Virginia
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458 reviews
274 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2014

It was time for lunch, and I was running errands, so I stopped in to try it out.I chose the vegetarian burger with lettuce and tomatoes, and it was juicy and satisfying, not at all like the cardboard veggie burgers that are sold in the supermarket freezer sections. I liked the high quality bun and the choice of Honest unsweetened... More 

Thank M H
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

Was in the mood for a quality burger and BGR was highly rated in Trip Advisor and other sources. I had my burger with pepper jack cheese and the normal fixings. It was cooked perfectly, very tasty and very filling. My daughter had ordered the grilled chicken sandwich and while waiting the manager came over and apologized that they were... More 

Springfield, Virginia
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 31, 2014

The burgers are fantastic, and the service was very good as well. While it might be somewhat on the expense side, it is worth the trip to try it out! They strive to make the burger the way you want it, and it isn't cluttered with tons of 'extras'. (lettuce, onions, etc) The fries are delicious, and the shakes are... More 

Thank MichIsHome
Springfield, Virginia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2014

I'm not a burger person, but my family really enjoys this place. French fries are good. Price is a bit steep for burgers, but you're paying for the atmosphere.

Thank Kim C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8420 Old Keene Mill Rd, Springfield, VA 22152-2302
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 703-451-4651
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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