Bye Chur Burger: The OTHER best burger places in Sydney


This week news of one of Sydney’s favourite burger joints comes that they will be closing its doors, after seven years of flipping burgers.

This Surry Hills institution, which contributed to Sydney’s burger boom, will be open until August 18th. To help grieve the loss of its beloved burgers, OpenTable has compiled a list of seven mouth-watering burger joints to help keep the taste buds satisfied.

Butter, Parramatta

Butter is a hybrid sneaker bar where fried chicken and champagne come together in a delicious harmony. Specialities include the fried chicken sandwich (burger), served with house made slaw and delicious fries. To finish the meal off, try Butter’s famous cinnamon doughnuts – a perfect blend of street food and delectable flavours.

Elements Bar and Grill, Darlinghurst

Local steakhouse, run with excellence and with incredible food to match! Using top-end produce serving up quality burgers with their premium dry aged wagyu beef patty at affordable prices. On top of that, there’s a range of 12 craft beers to wash down your meal –as well as an extensive wine and cocktail menu, offering something tantalising for all.

Macelleria, Newtown

Macelleria is more a way of life than just a restaurant. It’s designed for those who care about quality and traceability of produce, as well as value for money. Serving up a triple formaggio blend sure to satisfy any cheese lover, their burgers are of the highest grade of grass-fed meat sourced from the Cape Grim with the purest air on earth.

Nighthawk Diner, Chippendale

Originally a food truck, this open-plan contemporary diner offers a modern take on classic American and Mexican cuisine. Now firmly positioned in Chippendale’s vibrant dining scene, Nighthawk is a place locals can meet and hangout over honest, soul food. With an extensive diner-style menu, the enormous double cheeseburger is a crowd favourite.

Hard Rock Cafe, Sydney

Located in Sydney’s spectacular Darling Harbour, Hard Rock Cafe Sydney is a prominent waterfront venue that will rock your senses with its tantalising food and drinks and an iconic music memorabilia collection. From the Hickory Barbecue Bacon Burger to the Quinoa Burger for plant-based folk,  the legendary burger menu provides a range of options.

BMX Burgers, Northern Beaches

Head over the bridge to BMX which brings its unique style of burgers, desserts, epic cocktails and retro vibes to the Northern Beaches. Guaranteed to fill you up with great tasting food and a menu to suit a variety of tastes and budgets. Some notable and indulgent favourites on the menu include the Creep burger, loaded with all your favourites and topped with special slaw and spicy mango jam that packs a punch.

Neighbourhood, Bondi Beach

Located in the heart of Bondi Beach, the Neighbourhood brings together the flavours of South America with New York City flare. The menu serving up American diner style dishes, from loaded fries to shakes. Be sure to bring along a big appetite to take on burgers like the Louisiana Crispy Fried Chicken Burger or the classic Royale with Cheese and Fries. The menu is made for sharing amongst friends, family and first dates alike with a vast cocktail list, the Neighbourhood is dedicated to serving up the best.