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The Burger Joint

€€ - €€€American,
4827 Fairmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6259
+1 301-358-6137
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Grill
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4827 Fairmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6259
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Reviewed 1 August 2014

There are just certain days when I really want a burger and onion rings - and there are not a lot of places that have good onion rings as well as a good burger. BGR in Bethesda is the spot - great food and for...More

Thank HistoryLover2017
Reviewed 30 May 2014

I've been meaning to visit BGR - The Burger Joint in my previous several trips to Bethesda, and finally had the opportunity to do so. I wasn't sure if this was a full-service restaurant, but knew that it served burgers and beer (what else do...More

Thank Dan_the_Dude
Reviewed 13 May 2014

You have to place your order at the front and then wait for them to prepare it and then pick it up. Not a fancy place, but great burgers!

Thank Sylvia909
Reviewed 20 January 2014

An excellent burger. Highly recommended. For those who love very spicy food, get the "spice it up" option!

Thank 722ab
Reviewed 18 November 2013

Great place to cure that burger craving. Sometimes a little poor on the service, but then this is not really a sit down restaurant.

Thank vinodgeorge
Reviewed 10 November 2013

My father and I were looking for something different, and I happened to find this Burger Joint location online. The menu looked interesting and we decided to try it. The location itself average and the atmosphere is that of a fast food resturant with and...More

Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 8 November 2013 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch,There was a small line,Waited about 5min to get to register.It took 7min the get my food after I placed the order.Burger was below average,I ordered it medium the Burger had a burnt taste while the middle was pink,Not to mention I...More

1  Thank Topfinn422
Reviewed 14 October 2013

We love the burgers and have tried the regular burger, tuna burger, and lamb burger. They are always prepared as ordered and very juicy. The French fries are excellent, too. The restaurant fills up and you may have a slight wait for a table.

Reviewed 30 July 2013

The Baileys and cream shake was probably the among the five best milkshakes I've ever had! The burger was top notch rivaling those you might order in a good steakhouse. It was over $30 for two people to dine, but the food was good enough...More

Thank maboffey
Reviewed 24 June 2013

This place is good for takeout or dining in. Fun for groups. My favorite is the regular beef burger w mojo sauce plus an order of fries. They have huge onion rings and a tuna burger that's good, too. One nitpick--GPS seems to have a...More

1  Thank IsthisnameAvailabl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4827 Fairmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6259
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: +1 301-358-6137
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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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