New Jersey Burgers: Some of our Most Decadent Picks. Take a Bite!

As we gear up to get our barbecue on, what better way to usher in our month-long celebration than with a lineup of unapologetically decadent New Jersey burgers from all over the Garden State. Check out this video, highlighting some bodacious burger favorites, and the list below for the details!

New Jersey Burgers


Long Branch
Avenue’s Bar Burger is 8 ounces of freshly ground sirloin (or veggie burger, made with black beans, mushrooms, kale, roasted red peppers and quinoa) on a sesame see bun and finished with a miniature dill pickle. 

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Bar Burger, Avenue

Cloverleaf Tavern 

The Bacon Fusion Burger is 50% ground beef and 50% ground bacon served on a pretzel roll with fresh guacamole and Applewood smoked bacon. Can a burger be divine? We think so.


Bacon Fusion Burger, Cloverleaf Tavern, New Jersey Burgers
Bacon Fusion Burger, Cloverleaf Tavern

The Committed Pig

Morristown, Manasquan, Summit
CP’s Baked Brie Burger is made with a hanger steak, short rib and brisket blend then topped with creamy brie, bacon, and fig preserves on a potato bun. So good.

Baked brie burger, The Committed Pig, Jersey Bites
Baked Brie Burger, The Committed Pig


Halifax’s Burger appropriately called the “Halifax Burger” is topped with bacon-onion marmalade, butter lettuce, Fresno sauce, and white cheddar on a brioche bun. 

New Jersey Burgers, Halifax Burger, Halifax
Halifax Burger, Halifax

Morris Tap & Grill

The Bacon-Eater is topped with thick-cut bacon, bacon onion marmalade, crumbled blue cheese, Bibb lettuce, and bacon aioli. Wow!

Bacon-Eater, Morris Tap & Grill, New Jersey Burgers
Bacon-Eater, Morris Tap & Grill (photo by Tony Calarco)

The Old Causeway

The OC Burger is a beloved burger for LBI visitors and locals. Black Angus beef topped with fried oysters, roasted mushrooms, horseradish spread, and house-made OC steak sauce. Delicious!

OC Burger, The Old Causeway
OC Burger, The Old Causeway

Old Glory Kitchen & Spirits

Old Glory Kitchen and Spirit‘s Bison Burger uses 10 oz. of ground bison, Wisconsin cheddar, frizzled onions, bacon, and homemade steak sauce to finish this beefy burger.

New Jersey Burgers - Bison Burger, Old Glory, Kitchen & Spirits
Bison Burger, Old Glory, Kitchen & Spirits

Outlaw’s Burger Barn & Creamery

The Smokehouse (Modified) is a triple burger with crisp bacon, house-pickled jalapeno, white cheddar, and house-made bbq sauce.

The Smokehouse (Modified), Outlaw's Burger Barn and Creamery
The Smokehouse (Modified), Outlaw’s Burger Barn & Creamery

Ramsey and Clifton
The Shannon Rose‘s Murder Burger is one epic New Jersey Burger served on a brioche roll with American and Pepper Jack cheese with sautéed onions, jalapenos, lettuce, tomato, house-made pickles, ketchup and Thousand Island dressing. The entire burger is dipped in our Harp beer batter and deep-fried until golden and crispy.

Murder Burger, Shannon Rose Irish Pub, New Jersey Burgers
Murder Burger, The Shannon Rose Irish Pub


The Bacon Jam Burger is seasoned, 100% grass-fed beef and stuffed with Havarti cheese, bacon jam, roasted garlic aioli and arugula.

Bacon Jam Burger, Stuffed Burger, Jersey Bites
Bacon Jam Burger, Stuffed