5 Best Places to Eat Hamburgers in Florida

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Hamburgers are the epitome of Florida! Throughout the year, you can enjoy these handheld entrees that never disappoint. Get some tasty hamburgers in the Sunshine State. Check out these five hamburgers spots!


Miami's LoKal hamburgers are always a hit because of the delicious grass-fed beef used. The restaurant has been a great success ever since it opened in 2011! The Miami Heat hamburgers will knock you off your feet with its spicy taste. Coco Grove's LoKal is a booming business since it opened in 2011, and its loyal and passionate customers love it. It is the first restaurant in Miami Dade County to use 100% solar power and only grass-fed Florida beef and Florida-raised clean proteins. You won't find a lousy hamburger here because of its relentless focus on quality.

  • Location: 3190 Commodore Plz Coconut Grove, FL
  • Website: https://www.facebook.com/LoKalMiami/
  • Phone: (305) 442-3377
  • Store Hours: Daily 12-11pm

Engine No. 9

In 2012, a small bar opened on the West Coast. Today, it has grown to two restaurants. While enjoying prime black Angus beef patties at this sports bar, you can watch the Tampa Bay Lightning play. Jason Esposito owns Engine No 9 in St. Petersburg's Edge District, a sports bar with a hockey vibe. Esposito was born into hockey royalty, which you might not know! Both his father and uncle were founders of the Tampa Bay Lightning, Tony Esposito and Phil Esposito. From 2013-2019, they have won the best hamburgers award! Their hamburgers have been delicious since 2012!

  • Location: 56 Dr. M.L.K. Jr St N, St. Petersburg, FL
  • Website: https://www.no9hamburgers.com/
  • Phone: 727-623-0938
  • Store Hours: Daily 11:30am–12am

Mac's Drive Thru

A classic Gainesville staple known for its price-friendly and juicy hamburgers, Mac's is a Gainesville institution. Despite being simple, these traditional-style hamburgers are sure to impress. Visit us when you're in the neighborhood. It is a drive-thru restaurant that has been serving delicious hamburgers since 1987, hence the name. Despite its small size, Mac's serves up delicious homemade hamburgers, fries, and sandwiches! Drive-throughs and walk-up windows are available for ordering food. It would help if you arrived at Mac's before you are hungry because they usually have long drive-thrus. Would you like to make it a day trip?

  • Location: 129 NW 10th Ave, Gainesville, FL
  • Website: https://www.facebook.com/macsdrivethru/
  • Phone: 352-378-9842
  • Store Hours: Mon-Fri 9am–4pm

Garbo's Grill

In Key West, Eli and Kenna Pancamo are a husband and wife team running Garbo's Grill. After years of looking, they were able to find their dream restaurant one day! With the wheels in motion, they found a 6x8 food cart! In Key West, stop by Caroline St. and check them out! They offer a new special of the week every Monday, and the menu changes with the seasons!

  • Location: 409 Caroline St, Key West, FL
  • Website: http://www.garbosgrillkw.com/
  • Phone: 305-304-3004
  • Store Hours: Daily 11am–12am

Gilbert's 17th Street Grill

There's a great place for hamburgers, ribs, salads, and soups at Gilbert's 17th Street Grill in Fort Lauderdale. The daily blackboard deals are sure to catch your eye! We also serve grilled portobello mushroom hamburgers, pan-seared tuna, and roast pork on garlic toast! Don't miss Mrs. Gilbert's homemade cheesecake and key lime pie. There's always someone working at this restaurant to help you, as they treat each customer as a member of their family. There are wings and ribs available, but you'd be foolish not to order the hamburgers as well. Since 2010, they have served this big juicy beast along with their sweet potato fries. After finishing it, you'll think about it for days.

  • Location: 1821 Cordova Rd, Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Website: https://gilberts17thstgrill.com/
  • Phone: 954-768-8990
  • Store Hours: Mon-Sat 11am–9pm

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