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The Burger Joint

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
$$ - $$$
4827 Fairmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6259
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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Had some very interesting burger combos that we haven't seen before - Korean bbq, hawaiian, etc. Burgers were cooked to order over a grilll...not a skillet, so they weren't greasy. Condiments were also fresh. Parking on the street wasn't too bad, considering the area. Prices...More

Thank cubgirl65
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The prices were right and I was excited about having a turkey burger (on gluten free bread no less) and sweet potato fries. When I got back to my hotel room I discovered that I had been given a beef burger which was more than...More

Thank Sophie P
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Our hotel recommended this little burger joint as a great place to get a bird to eat. I disagree. It had potential but needs work. The cashier was slow to take our order and was not very helpful with the ordering process. Our bacon cheeseburger...More

Thank samsmomm
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I was a little disappointed on this visit. I had bragged to the other people in my group that we had to go here because they have the best burgers. There was nobody in line ahead of us and only 1 other person in the...More

Thank Sandra B
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped in with 20+ people and the burgers were made fresh! They served us in unheard of timing! The food was delicious! We loved this joint!

Thank perrinsinsanjuan
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I must admit, I am a fan of the Burger Joint. Although pretty pricey, let's face it, you can get a lot of cheap eats around Bethesda,they do have some great food. There is an option of to-go or to sit and dine. They have...More

Thank wangzmk
Reviewed 15 December 2015

I enjoyed my breakfast at BWI so much that I saved the receipt as a reminder to write a review. I had a breakfast sandwich with sausage and a coffee for $8.00. The coffee ($2) was HUGE and delicious. Ditto for the sandwich on size...More

1  Thank HeyMaggie55
Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

I checked out BWI restaurants & wanted my teenager to get a good lunch it was ok Buger King in the airport but fries were awesome & people friendly! That's why 4 stars.

1  Thank RocktheSeas
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Great fresh choices for an outstanding burger experience. Have frequented BGR many times and never disappointed

Thank I4190HTrobertt
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

My self proclaimed food snob friend loves this place. The burgers were very tasty -- nice and thick and juicy. Fries were good too. My only issue was that I ordered my burger "bunless" (lettuce wrapped) because I need to eat Gluten Free... and they...More

1  Thank seneruss
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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: 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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