February 15, 2019

Where to Find $5 Burgers During the Inaugural San Antonio Burger Week

Are you psyched for the inaugural San Antonio Burger Week? We sure as hell are! Dozens of local restaurants and chains alike are taking part in the 10-day event. Whether you're trying to find the best burger in the city (or at least your favorite) or just want to support the San Antonio Food Bank (that's what this is all benefitting), you'll get to score $5 burgers from participating restaurants. Visit satxburgerweek.com for more information and to get hyped for San Antonio Burger Week – scheduled for February 22 through March 3.
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Burger Boy
Multiple locations, burgerboysa.com
Go for the classics here during Burger Week. The famous Double Boy features two patties (duh), mustard, lettuce, onion, tomato and pickles. Sometimes simple is better.
Photo via Instagram / burgerboysa
Burger Boy
Multiple locations, burgerboysa.com
Go for the classics here during Burger Week. The famous Double Boy features two patties (duh), mustard, lettuce, onion, tomato and pickles. Sometimes simple is better.
Photo via Instagram / burgerboysa
Hawx Burger Bar
700 E Sonterra Blvd #318, (210) 908-9354, hawxburgerbar.com
Head over to Hawx for a whole bunch of burgers – though your Burger Week fix comes in the form of the Longhorn Burger. A ½ pound Angus chuck beef patty, cheddar cheese, french fried onions, Bevo sauce, lettuce and tomato come together for this Texan-inspired creation.
Photo via Instagram / hawxsonterra
Hawx Burger Bar
700 E Sonterra Blvd #318, (210) 908-9354, hawxburgerbar.com
Head over to Hawx for a whole bunch of burgers – though your Burger Week fix comes in the form of the Longhorn Burger. A ½ pound Angus chuck beef patty, cheddar cheese, french fried onions, Bevo sauce, lettuce and tomato come together for this Texan-inspired creation.
Photo via Instagram / hawxsonterra
Burgerteca
403 Blue Star #105, (210) 635-0016, chefjohnnyhernandez.com
Chef Johnny Hernandez is getting in on the fun for Burger Week. Try La Especial burger, beef complimented with American cheese, Teca sauce (tomatillo ketchup) and crispy onions.
Photo via Instagram / julianaibarra
Burgerteca
403 Blue Star #105, (210) 635-0016, chefjohnnyhernandez.com
Chef Johnny Hernandez is getting in on the fun for Burger Week. Try La Especial burger, beef complimented with American cheese, Teca sauce (tomatillo ketchup) and crispy onions.
Photo via Instagram / julianaibarra
The Jerk Shack
117 Matyear St, (210) 776-7780, facebook.com/thejerkshacksatx
Jerk Shack keeps true to its roots with the Jerk Burger – Caribbean jerk with smoked gouda, habanero ketchup, jerk aioli, grilled pineapple, tomatoes and butter lettuce.
Photo via Instagram / sanantonioburgerweek
The Jerk Shack
117 Matyear St, (210) 776-7780, facebook.com/thejerkshacksatx
Jerk Shack keeps true to its roots with the Jerk Burger – Caribbean jerk with smoked gouda, habanero ketchup, jerk aioli, grilled pineapple, tomatoes and butter lettuce.
Photo via Instagram / sanantonioburgerweek
Papa’s Burgers
709 W US Hwy 90, (210) 336-7743, papasburgersandmore.com
Of course the top burger spot in the city (according to Yelp) will offer some goodness this Burger Week. You’ll get El Caliente burger, made with ⅓ pound seasoned beef patty, grilled onions, grilled jalapeños, crisp lettuce and tomato on a buttery toasted buns.
Photo via Instagram / feedsthebexar
Papa’s Burgers
709 W US Hwy 90, (210) 336-7743, papasburgersandmore.com
Of course the top burger spot in the city (according to Yelp) will offer some goodness this Burger Week. You’ll get El Caliente burger, made with ⅓ pound seasoned beef patty, grilled onions, grilled jalapeños, crisp lettuce and tomato on a buttery toasted buns.
Photo via Instagram / feedsthebexar
Big Lou’s Burgers & BBQ
2014 S WW White Road, (210) 359-8015, biglousburgersbbq-satx.com
The Kiolbassa Pepper Jack Burger awaits you at Big Lou’s Burgers & BBQ. Here’s what you get: ½ pound all-beef patty topped with Kiolbassa sausage, pepper jack cheese and crispy onion rings between homemade butter-toasted buns. Wait, there’s more – a BBQ ranch special sauce is drizzled on top. Yum!
Photo via Instagram / biglousburgersandbbq
Big Lou’s Burgers & BBQ
2014 S WW White Road, (210) 359-8015, biglousburgersbbq-satx.com
The Kiolbassa Pepper Jack Burger awaits you at Big Lou’s Burgers & BBQ. Here’s what you get: ½ pound all-beef patty topped with Kiolbassa sausage, pepper jack cheese and crispy onion rings between homemade butter-toasted buns. Wait, there’s more – a BBQ ranch special sauce is drizzled on top. Yum!
Photo via Instagram / biglousburgersandbbq
Biff Buzby's Burgers
12702 Toepperwein Rd Suite #130, Live Oak, (210) 590-2040, biffbuzbys.com
Venture out to Live Oak and order the All In The Sauce burger at Biff Buzby’s. The ½ pound fresh ground beef patty comes with grilled onions, American cheese, lettuce, tomato and, of course, Biff’s special sauce. Plus, you’ll get the homemade pinto beans on the side. And yes, there’s a vegan option available.
Photo via Instagram / marcusniklasson
Biff Buzby's Burgers
12702 Toepperwein Rd Suite #130, Live Oak, (210) 590-2040, biffbuzbys.com
Venture out to Live Oak and order the All In The Sauce burger at Biff Buzby’s. The ½ pound fresh ground beef patty comes with grilled onions, American cheese, lettuce, tomato and, of course, Biff’s special sauce. Plus, you’ll get the homemade pinto beans on the side. And yes, there’s a vegan option available.
Photo via Instagram / marcusniklasson
Chunky’s Burgers
4602 Callaghan Road, (210) 433-9960, mychunkysburgers.com
Steer clear of the 4 Horsemen Burger unless you’re addicted to heat. For Burger Week, you can score a ½ pound of fresh beef, white American cheese, thick bacon, two crispy onion rings with a drizzle of tangy BBQ sauce.
Photo via Instagram / chunkysburgers
Chunky’s Burgers
4602 Callaghan Road, (210) 433-9960, mychunkysburgers.com
Steer clear of the 4 Horsemen Burger unless you’re addicted to heat. For Burger Week, you can score a ½ pound of fresh beef, white American cheese, thick bacon, two crispy onion rings with a drizzle of tangy BBQ sauce.
Photo via Instagram / chunkysburgers
Charlie Brown's Neighborhood Bar & Grill
11888 Starcrest Dr Ste 101, (210) 496-7092, charlie-browns.com
It’s all good in the ‘hood with Charlie Brown’s 210 Burger. The ⅓ patty is topped with refried beans, a crispy corn tortilla, guacamole and queso.
Photo via Instagram / sanantonioburgerweek
Charlie Brown's Neighborhood Bar & Grill
11888 Starcrest Dr Ste 101, (210) 496-7092, charlie-browns.com
It’s all good in the ‘hood with Charlie Brown’s 210 Burger. The ⅓ patty is topped with refried beans, a crispy corn tortilla, guacamole and queso.
Photo via Instagram / sanantonioburgerweek
Big Poppa’s Tacos
2118 N PanAm Expy, (210) 231-0042, facebook.com/bigpoppastaco
The Hoodrat Burger. Do we even need to do any more convincing? Fine. Between toasted King Hawaiian buns, you’ll get house-marinated pastor, avocado, lettuce tomatoes, mozzarella, a slice of seared ham and – wait for it – Flamin’ Hot Cheetos. This burger was made with you in mind.
Photo via Instagram / corylovee
Big Poppa’s Tacos
2118 N PanAm Expy, (210) 231-0042, facebook.com/bigpoppastaco
The Hoodrat Burger. Do we even need to do any more convincing? Fine. Between toasted King Hawaiian buns, you’ll get house-marinated pastor, avocado, lettuce tomatoes, mozzarella, a slice of seared ham and – wait for it – Flamin’ Hot Cheetos. This burger was made with you in mind.
Photo via Instagram / corylovee