Best burgers in Jakarta? The Hamburger, The American quintessential comfort food that has extended beyond boundaries and culinary limitations that can now be enjoyed in an impossibly endless number of ways and places around Jakarta. Here, we’ve singled out the best burgers in Jakarta:
15+ Best Burgers in Jakarta
1. Ask For Patty
Signature, tasty, and convenient burgers with premium patties and savory fixins, all made to order and prepared to-go. One bite and we swear you’ll think you’re living in America. Their “Classic Patty” – one of the highlights on the menu, carries on the tradition of an all-time favorite, of the treat that’s hard to beat, and of the meal that always hits the spot.
*Multiple locations: Grand Indonesia, Shophaus Menteng Instagram
2. Lawless Burgerbar
Lawless Burgerbar, a small place serving burger as their main specialty as the name suggests. Located in Kemang area, Lawless burger options look tempting with interesting combinations. The burgers are well-known for their juicy patty, full of flavor, and meaty. The Lemmy, Brugeria, and Sabbath Burger are their signature menus.
You can also order their side dishes such as Splattersplash which consists of fried chicken strips and french fries. They will provide you 3 dipping sauces: honey mustard, peri-peri, and ranch dressing.
*Multiple locations: Kemang, Menteng, PIM 3, P.I.K, Blok M Instagram
3. Traffic Bun
Some highlights from the menu are Black Montana, OG Bronx Burger, Chicago Cheese Burger, the extraordinary Sei Burger (using Se’i beef) and some hot dogs on the menu, are also recommended.
*Multiple locations: Krekot, Cempaka Putih, Bendungan Hilir, Rawamangun Instagram
4. Meatsmith Xpress
Claimed as the best cheeseburger in Jakarta is the Meatsmith Cheeseburger from Meatsmith Xpress! Two fresh, never frozen US beef patty, cheddar cheese, burger sauce and pickled cucumber on a freshly baked potato bun. Imagine the juicy, moist, tender, wood-fired grill all in one mouth.
Jl. Gunawarman No.17, Jakarta 12110, Indonesia Phone: +6281197602000 Instagram
5. Flip Burger
Freshly baked buns freshly sizzled meat patties made from freshly ground beef, topped with its iconic caramelized onions, Flip Burger is a straight up no nonsense good quality burger served quick and easy. Enjoy it with your favorite soda and a side of good ol’ fries or tater tots.
Multiple locations: Radio Dalam, Pondok Indah, Tebet, Kemang, Lippo Mall Kemang, and many more Instagram
6. Five Monkeys Burger
One of the most popular burger joint in Bali, i now in Jakarta! Five Monkeys serve good, very affordable burgers with fast service. Definitely a break from your regular giant fast food chains! Also serves hot dogs.
Multiple locations: Sunter, Sarinah, Plaza Senayan, Panglima Polim, Kedoya Instagram
7. Three Buns
With two sites currently operating in Jakarta and Singapore, Three Buns redefines the neighborhood burger and cocktail joint with a more upscale crowd (and price tag too). Their menu of burgers is the creation of Chef Adam Penney, brought from London, made with homemade sauces, pickles, and even ketchup!. On the side, the wings, fries, crafted cocktails, homemade sodas, are a must try.
Jl. Senopati Raya No. 90, Jakarta Phone: +62 21 2930 7780 Instagram
8. The Goods Diner
Located in Sudirman, The Goods Diner has become famous for it’s classic, all American menu including their burgers; try their coffee-rubbed burgers, with homemade barbecue sauce, Emmental cheese, and a choice of pork or beef bacon. You can’t go wrong with the ol’ classic cheeseburger too.
Pondok Indah Mall 2 Phone: +62 811 97702609 Instagram
Renowned for the brisket, Lyma's burgers are the ultimate cheat meal, tender and juicy slow-smoked chopped beef brisket between fluffy buns! It's all messy and beyond your expectation!
Also known as Hardees in the US, Carl’s Jr. brings burger lovers pretty good all-American burger selections and is one of the few places around where you can get free flow drinks. The skin-on fries and the real onion rings alone is a good enough reason to visit this place. Even though the price is a bit steep for a fast food outlet, Carl’s Jr definitely brought a nice variety to the already vibrant burger scene in the city.
Multiple locations: Grand Indonesia, Lotte Mall, Central Park Mall Instagram
11. Le Burger
Le Burger has been the talk of the towns since its opening in 2018. The place offers gourmet burgers with high-quality ingredients and exceptional flavor. As well as cater to the needs of night crawlers for bountiful and delicious burgers, ranging from shrimp burger to truffle burger. Le Burger also offers hotdogs and savory side dishes.
ALILA SCBD Jakarta, Lot 11 Jl. Jend. Sudirman kav 52-53, Jakarta 12190, Phone: +6287788345767 Instagram
Definitely the hidden gem in Antasari area for burger lovers. Byurger offers a wide selection of its signature burgers with a generous portion. The place is highlighting the Damn Basic burger which comes with a stack of juicy patties and its special creme. As well as other signatures, such as Chi Chi, Uncle Phil, and Sexy Back burgers. Customers also love its fries with proper saltiness and satisfying crunchiness.
Luberger's burgers are not like burgers in general. The shape of this burger looks flatter with a wide bun. What distinguishes Luberger from other burgers, the patty served is not a juicy patty in general, but a patty that is crispy and wide.
Multiple locations: Cipete, Blok M, Tebet, PIK, BSD, Kebayoran Lama Instagram
14. Johnny Rockets
Johnny Rockets is an All-American restaurant that serves up an entertaining experience in a retro diner atmosphere. Enjoy burgers made with 100% fresh, never frozen certified Angus beef, real ice cream milkshakes, fries, and fun for all.
Sahid Sudirman Center Jl. Jenderal Sudirman Kav. 86, Sudirman, Jakarta Pusat Phone: +6221 5702277 Instagram
15. Burger Bros
Burger Bros is acclaimed as the best delivery burger shop in Jakarta. Serving affordable yet scrumptious burger selections, this burger shop is popular amongst local’s food bloggers, as well as youngsters in Indonesia. The bun is soft and firm, and the abundant filling is carefully seasoned to meet the taste of locals and foreigners at the same time.
Multiple locations: Sawah Besar, Cempaka Putih, Cideng Instagram
16. Bengkel Burger
A new concept of an American lifestyle burger bar in South Jakarta that teams up with the recent viral Karen's Diner. Despite all the fuss of service (it's Karen's Diner of course), their burgers are so delightful with a decent size of beef patty, good sauce, and fluffy bun.
Jl. Panglima Polim IX No.15, Jakarta 12160 Phone: +6281281211826 Instagram
Special Mention: Burgreens (Vegan friendly)
This burger place makes the list for the ultimate health conscious; as it serves vegetarian burgers with patties made of a unique and healthy base such as soybean (Tempe) and a mix of other beans, without any MSG (found in many vegetarian places in town) or preservatives. The taste is obviously incomparable to the real thing but the best option in town for vegetarians or those avoiding meat products.
Multiple locations: Menteng, Darmawangsa, Pondok Indah, Mega Kuningan, Mall of Indonesia Instagram