5 gourmet burgers to try in Manila


Posted at Jul 03 2014 06:42 PM | Updated as of Jul 04 2014 07:21 PM

MANILA – Kick your burger craving up a notch by trying these gourmet creations currently served in restaurants in Metro Manila.

Foie Gras Burger at Village Tavern

Village Tavern’s Foie Gras Burger. Photo courtesy of Jericho San Miguel of Tasty Pixel Photography

Currently the most glamorous burger at Village Tavern, the Foie Gras Burger contains a juicy Wagyu patty, caramelized onions, grilled cheese and pan-seared foie gras. The restaurant also offers the Truffle Burger, the Tequila Burger and the Reuben Burger.

Village Tavern is located at Bonifacio High Street Central in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig.

Read our feature on Village Tavern here.

Speakeasy Burger

Speakeasy Burger.Photo by Joko Magalong for ABS-CBNnews.com

The Speakeasy Burger has a thick and juicy beef patty, lettuce, arugula, sautéed onions, cheese, tomato, and a sunny side up egg on top. While it is quite challenging to eat, it is very delicious.

Speakeasy is located at Alphaland Makati Place in Makati City.

Read our feature on Speakeasy here.

Texas Chili Cheese Burger at TGI Friday’s

TGI Friday’s Texas Chili Cheese Burger. Photo by Joko Magalong for ABS-CBNnews.com

The Texas Chili Cheese Burger of TGI Friday’s combines the good stuff in a bowl of chili – beef, cheese, beans and nacho chips – with juicy burgers. There is also the Cheesy Bacon Cheeseburger, which has a large heaping of pork pieces.

TGI Friday’s has several branches in Metro Manila.

Read our feature on TGI Friday’s here.

The Uncle Sam Burger at Off the Grid

The Uncle Sam Burger at Off the Grid. Photo by Jeeves de Veyra for ABS-CBNnews.com

The Uncle Sam Burger, Off the Grid’s interpretation of a “classic cheeseburger,” is a sight to behold as a generous amount of melted cheese covers an entire Angus beef patty. The restaurant also has the Yokozuna Burger, which has a panko-crusted patty with Japanese coleslaw and tonkatsu sauce.

Off the Grid is located at Venice Piazza at McKinley Hill in Taguig.

Read our feature on Off the Grid here.

The Volcano at Burger Company

The Volcano.Photo by Vladimir Bunoan, ABS-CBNnews.com

One of the most popular burgers at Burger Company, The Volcano contains an Angus beef patty, bacon, cheese, greens and a towering stack of onion rings. Other must-try items here include Green Chile with Sour Cream and NY Buffalo Chicken Burger.

Burger Company is located at Scout Reyes corner Mother Ignacia in Quezon City.

Read our feature on Burger Company here.