Just a few years ago, the city of Rostov-On-Don
didn’t really have a burger scene. However, nowadays burgers are everywhere – you can find them on café menus, in sports bars, at casual diners and even luxury local restaurants. All the basics are classic American
, but Russians fill them with their own experimental options, meaning plenty of local toppings and ingredients. Here’s where to find the best burgers in town.
Cafe, Fast Food, $$$
If you are desperately seeking all kinds of mouthwatering burgers, tasty toppings, and American cheese along with glazed bacon and crisp lettuce, then The Cutlet is the right place for you. The prices are more than affordable, and there are many options for your meal during the day, so needless to say the place is always full.
Red Burger Bar
While Red Burger Bar offers a typical burger and sandwich menu, it also gives you an opportunity to choose from a long list of options so you can customize your burger. Customers build off the standard beef patty, pickles, cheese, lettuce, tomato and add whatever options may suit their fancy to create their perfect burger.
Burger & Smoke
Visit this cozy mini-chain of burger bars in the heart of Rostov-On-Don for an affordable lunch or dinner. They offer a large selection of classic American burgers, a good cocktail menu, and tasty desserts. All of the ingredients are delivered daily from local farms near Rostov-On-Don, so you know you are getting high-quality meat and vegetables. It’s also a good choice for those who prefer to eat fast or take it to go.
Cow Bar / Корова
It’s hard not to fall in love with this joint located right in the heart of Rostov-On-Don. The menu has a great variety of burgers and meat courses. Try a traditional Angus burger or a classic minute steak with herb butter, French fries, and mustard vinaigrette. Do yourself a favor and book in advance – it’s very popular among locals.
Wine & Meat
Restaurant, European, $$$
Located in the center of Rostov-On-Don, Wine & Meat steakhouse is a cut above the rest. Here you’ll find some of Rostov-On-Don’s best cuts of beef and plenty of different burgers cooked just the way you crave them. They boast a vast choice of wine from all over the world, and it’s one place you can’t miss when in town. Just book in advance, then order the best courses and have a great time.