After eating over 40 hamburgers, I decided that there were actually 30 hamburgers that were worth to be mentioned in a ranking. So here’s the complete ranking of the best hamburger 2016 in Rotterdam. I’d love to hear which burger is your favorite. Even if it is in your own hometown. I’m traveling a lot and can;t wait to try new burgers!
Results LiveLikeTom Hamburgertest 2016
Winner: Burger Club
Best Hamburger 2016
Nr 2: Hugh
Most beautiful and overwhelming hamburger
Nr 3: NRCafé
Most original with brie & green aspergus
Nr 4. Ter Marsch & Co
Most popular burger in Rotterdam
Nr 5: Opa
An absolute classic!
Nr 6. Ellis Gourmet Burger
Best burger chain in Rotterdam
Nr 7: Stroom
Last year’s winner changed the recipe a bit
Nr 8: Jamie’s Italian
Surprisingly good and mouthwatering hamburger
Nr 9: Hamburg
Huge and tasty with a bit too much jalapeños
Nr 10: Baek
New kid on the block with coleslaw ON the burger, love it!
A decent burger with great cheese
Nr 12: 1nul8
Juice beef burger with melted cheese on top, good choice.
NR 13: Bagel Bakery
Try the lamb burger with mint-mayonaise: instant-food porn.
Nr 14: Thuisch
The pancetta is great on this burger, but don’t try to eat this hamburger with your hands.
Nr 15: De Bijenkorf
Pick your own toppings to give the average meat something extra.
Nr 16: De Tuin
Another DIY-burger with a lot of veggies on the side with a large bun for the hungry ones.
Nr 17: De Burgerij
Good meat, but going crazy with rocket and what’s the soapy sauce?
Nr 18: Westerpaviljoen
Average but nice burger after a sunny day on a terrace with some beers.
Nr 19: Pickles
A cosy atmosphere and nice crowd. The burger was so so, or maybe too much sauce sauce.
Nr 20: Roffa Streetfood Bar
Loving the onion chutney on the burger, but a bit overpriced for what you get.
Nr 21: Burgertrut
Ask Dutch people what a ‘kapsalon’ is and you’ll get an idea of the flavour.
Nr 22: Level
Well presented burger: looks good and goed perfectly with your cocktail.
Nr 23: Thoms
Next year this will be the most popular burger: a nice one at first sight. Though a bit too well-done and impossible to eat with your hands.
Nr 24: Gracy’s
Nice 50’s style restaurant with classic burgers where Olivia Newton John and John Travolta would be singing: you’re the one that I want. A bit too ‘greasy’ maybe.
Nr 25: De Machinist
overwheliming hamburger with two patties, that are well done on the outside and raw on the inside.
Nr 26: Madera Houseb
A nice halal burger that is worth a try if you are exploring the ‘old west’ part of town.
Nr 27: Floor
If size matters to you, this is your burger.
Nr 28: Holy Smoke
Had everything to become a winner, but then the bun was burnt. And not even by the huge amount of japaños. Smoking hot!
Nr 29: Nostra
Pesto and cucumber sound great on a burger. Why don’t you give it a try yourself?
Nr 30: In de Doelen
The meat was perfect. But why does this burger scream: don’t eat me!
The worst hamburger?
It did not even make it to the top 30, this is the burger you should be warned for as it is a complete waste of money: