Best Burgers in Spartanburg, SC

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Are you a burger fanatic, always on the hunt for amazing burgers?

We’ve created a list of the best local burger joints in Spartanburg, SC and surrounding areas based on our personal experience and top online reviews. To see what people are saying about each of our picks, click on the words “Yelp”, “Google”, and “TripAdvisor” to take you to the restaurant’s review page. You can also check out the restaurant’s menu options by selecting the “menu” link under each listing.

Restaurants are listed alphabetically.

Beacon Drive-In

255 John B White Sr Blvd, Spartanburg, SC 29306

Since 1946, the Beacon Drive-In has been a classic Southern landmark that holds a lot of history! Famous for their cheeseburgers, onion rings, and ice tea, this old-fashioned drive-in is a Spartanburg icon. Customers on TripAdvisor and Google recommend this hometown treasure and its piled-high Chili-Cheese A-Plenty, a chili-cheeseburger buried underneath piles of sweet onion rings and french-fried potatoes. 

To-Go | Curbside Service | Hub City Delivery | GrubHub Delivery | DoorDash Delivery | Bite Squad Delivery | Menu

A Beacon Cheeseburger Bacon A-Plenty
A Beacon Cheeseburger Bacon A-Plenty

Cribbs Kitchen

226 B West Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306

Cribbs Kitchen is a family owned restaurant that specializes in tasty American-style cuisine with a side of southern hospitality! Their fantastic wine selection and array of unique and appetizing burgers will not disappoint. Burgers served with parmesan fries!

Happy diners on TripAdvisor, Yelp, and Google found Cribbs Kitchen to serve unforgettable and wonderfully-prepared burgers that you won’t be able to put down!

Carryout | Limited Dine-In and Outdoor Seating | Hub City Delivery | Menu

A Cribbs Hamburger
A Mouthwatering Cribbs Burger

Ike’s Korner Grill

104 Archer Rd, Spartanburg, SC 29303

Consistently named the best burger spot by locals, Ike’s is the place to go to get a delicious hamburger in Spartanburg. We promise you won’t regret stopping by for their huge portions, addicting freshly cut fires, and humongous burgers at least once!

Delightful reviews on TripAdvisor, Google, and Yelp highly recommend grabbing a juicy Ike’s burger to satisfy all your burger cravings.

Pickup | Limited Indoor and Patio Seating | Hub City Delivery | Menu

Ike's Korner Grill Burger
A Legendary Ike’s Burger

Nu-Way Restaurant and Lounge

373 E Kennedy St Spartanburg, South Carolina 29306

There is a ton of hype surround Nu-Way and for good reason! Established in 1937, this lounge and bar has a truly unique menu, tender hamburgers that come in many styles, and jam nights every Thursday where guests can listen to some great music.

Reviewers on TripAdvisor and Google go crazy for the “Redneck Burger”, which was voted by Food Network Magazine as “South Carolina’s Best Burger”. The Redneck Burger is a flavorful hamburger topped with house-made chili and pimento cheese, sandwiched between fluffy sesame buns.

Patio Seating | Indoor Dining| Takeout | Hub City Delivery | Menu

Nu-Way's Half A** Burger
Nu-Way’s Half A** Burger with Pimento Cheese


212 S Pine St Spartanburg, South Carolina 29302

Another retro and widely popular burger drive-in is Sugar-n-Spice! Operating for over 50 years, this burger spot is known for their juicy patties and crispy onion rings. With practical pricing and speedy service, you just can’t go wrong with Sugar-n-Spice.

Amazing reviews on Yelp, Google, and TripAdvisor love the creative burger options, including the roast beef sandwich.

Indoor Dining | Carryout | GrubHub Delivery | Menu

Sugar-n-Spice Hamburger, Onion Rings, and Delectable Chocolate Chip Cookie
Sugar-n-Spice Hamburger, Onion Rings and Fries, and Delectable Chocolate Chip Cookie

The Farmer’s Table

149 S Daniel Morgan Ave. Spartanburg, South Carolina 29306

The Farmer’s Table brings local foods and funky twists to their dishes, and it’s all right here in Spartanburg! It’s starts with the traditional American burger, specialized with a diverse range of ingredients, and then finally placing on a brioche bun.

For now, The Farmer’s Table is completing to-go orders and operating business through their food truck. To book the food truck for a visit to your neighborhood, church, or gathering email

Appraisals on Yelp, Google, and TripAdvisor boast about the superb burger selections, and the overall high quality and freshness of their food.

To Go | Food Truck| Hub City Delivery | Menu

Farmer's Table Bacon Cheeseburger
Farmer’s Table Bacon Cheeseburger