Finding Cheeseburgers

The Whiskey House Burger
The Whiskey House Burger

Say “cheese!” for the day dedicated to a true American classic.  Prepare your taste buds for an explosion of flavors for National Cheeseburger Day on September 18. Dig into a juicy cheeseburger at any of these sizzling San Diego restaurants!

Eat like a champ at barleymash with their wide selection of burgers made with house made barley beer buns! The Champ is no joke for a burger – bite into a grilled beef patty, oozing with pepper jack cheese and topped with ale-braised pork shoulder, habanero jelly, bourbon-BBQ ranch and crispy onion rings. Honor the traditions of a classic All American cheeseburger, containing a flavorful beef patty decorated with perfectly melted American cheese, baby greens, tomato, red onion and pickles.

Looking for a hip, lavish experience in Gaslamp’s premiere whiskey bar?  The Whiskey House holds the Guinness World Record for most whiskey in the world. Compliment your drink with a top-quality, freshly made cheeseburger and you’ll never want to leave. Indulge the crispy, succulent Whisky House Burger bursting with melted cheddar, grilled onions, lettuce, tomato and 1000 island dressing. Spice it up with the En Fuego burger which layers roasted poblano, habanero aioli, grilled onions, bacon, lettuce, tomato and gushes with buttery pepper jack cheese.

Breakfast, lunch and dinner, oh my! Try all three meals in one with the Good Egg & Bacon Burger from Bub’s @ the Beach! Fried egg, bacon, lettuce, tomato and onion sitting on a half-pound patty with a side of tots? Sign me up. The Schm’Animal Burger brings a fresh twist on a California classic. Get your hands on this classic ½ lb burger draped with cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle and super-secret sauce! Steelers games are much better with finger-licking good burgers at Bub’s.

Burgers and beers are the ultimate pair, and why not enjoy the dynamic duo at the place that’s giving you the freedom to pour! Known as the mecca for craft beer lovers, Barrel Republic has locations in Oceanside, Carlsbad and Pacific Beach. With well-over 40 casks of coveted craft brews to choose from and a killer menu of Southern California favorites, Barrel Republic has set itself apart as San Diego’s brews and bites destination. Try the classic Barrel Burger, a 100% chuck grilled patty with black wax cheddar, lettuce, tomato, pickle, and onion, all served on a toasted brioche bun.

Get the best from the land and the sea on this National Cheeseburger Day with the help of Beerfish on vibrant Adams Avenue in North Park. Their signature Surf N’ Turf Burger features 1/3 lb Angus patty loaded with cheese, a lobster cake and topped with brown-butter poached lobster. Just be aware, the popular burger is only offered on Wednesdays.

Searching for a burger that’s all that and a slice of cheese? Look no further than Pacific Beach AleHouse, a kitchen and brewery with fresh-from-the-keg flavorful beers and an extensive menu of American favorites. Sip an elaborate and discerning selection of craft brews at this renowned Southern California brewery in rich wooden setting, complete with second-story balcony views of the nearby Pacific Ocean to dine on your cheeseburger in style. We recommend the Bison Burger, made with a free-range bison patty, toasted white cheddar, garlic pesto aioli, sliced tomato, and arugula on a warm brioche bun.