Top 8 Burger Joints as Voted on by Locals

If you are craving a burger, look no further than South Bend Mishawaka! The South Bend area provides plenty of different options for burger fanatics. In 2014, the Becky Burger at The View Tavern in downtown South Bend was named “Best Burger in Northern Indiana” following a 7-county burger showdown. All of the burger finalists from St. Joseph County are worth a taste and will have you coming back for more.

Bar Louie – Located in the University Park Mall, this upbeat grill chain has American grub, martinis, and microbrews, plus plenty of happy-hour specials.

CJ’s Pub – Hang out with beer, jumbo burgers, and sandwiches as well as sidewalk seating and late-night weekend hours.

Eddie’s Steakshed – This casual meat-focused fare serves burgers and seafood in addition to weekend breakfast.

Jeannie’s Whitehouse Café – Located down the road from the Potawatomi Zoo, this local diner couples great food with even greater service.

Hensell’s Oaken Bucket – This burger paradise is adjacent to the St. Joseph River and is home to the King Burger Challenge.

Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse – This upmarket steakhouse chain is known for sizzling, butter-topped beef in an elegant setting.

The View Tavern – This place has everything from a cold pint of craft beer to the famous Becky Burger, voted “Best Burger in Northern Indiana.”

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