Sometimes, a powerful craving for a juicy burger strikes, and when it does, nothing else will suffice. The good news is that being at the airport doesn't mean you have to forgo your burger hankering, especially when you're at Dubai International. With a plethora of fantastic options available in the terminals, it's challenging to pick just a few. Whether you prefer beef, chicken, or a veggie patty, classic or indulgent, DXB has got you covered. Without further ado, here are the absolute best burgers to savor at Dubai International Airport.
1. Deluxe Burger at The Kitchen By Wolfgang Puck Crafted by celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck, the Deluxe Burger delivers a powerful flavor punch. This culinary masterpiece has remained unchanged for the past two decades. An Angus beef burger is adorned with melted cheddar cheese, a perfectly fried egg, layers of creamy avocado, crispy turkey bacon, fresh tomato, and crisp salad. Served alongside golden crispy fries, it's aptly named the Deluxe Burger. Price: Dhs125. Terminal 1, Concourse D.
2. Loaded Burger at Tranzeet For those seeking a burger bursting at the seams, head to Tranzeet and order the Loaded Burger. This burger is generously filled with delectable ingredients. A soft potato bun cradles grass-fed beef patties, crispy beef bacon, a fried egg, creamy mushrooms, caramelized onions, lettuce, and Tranzeet's house sauce. Pair it with classic French fries (Dhs24) or a pot of creamy mac and cheese (Dhs48) for an all-American feast. Price: Dhs129. Terminal 3, Concourse B.
3. Mushroom & Swiss Veggie Burger at Hard Rock Cafe Vegetarians, rejoice! This handcrafted veggie burger features black beans, roasted corn, quinoa, chia seeds, diced red pepper, and herbs. Topped with Swiss cheese, roasted mushrooms, and smothered with garlic aioli, it's garnished with crunchy shoestring onions. This meatless delight is packed with flavor. Price: Dhs72. Terminal 3, Concourse B.
4. MVP Burger at Draft House The MVP Burger from Draft House is a towering masterpiece. Two beef patties are crowned with melted cheese, pickles, tomatoes, onions, lettuce, bacon, and a homemade sauce. This colossal creation is sandwiched between two substantial potato buns and crowned with two bacon-wrapped cocktail sausages. Accompanied by curly fries, this mighty meal is worth every bit of its Dhs130 price tag. Price: Dhs130. Terminal 1, Concourse D.
5. New Yorker Burger at The Gallery Hailing from the Big Apple, New York-style burgers are known for pickled vegetables and layers of pastrami. The New Yorker Burger, available at The Gallery, Sky Bar, West and East Side Bars, features veal bacon in addition to the classic ingredients. An eight-ounce patty, pickled cucumbers, crispy onions, jalapeños, and garlic aioli are nestled inside a soft brioche bun, resulting in one of DXB's most delectable burgers. Served with crispy French fries and creamy coleslaw, you can upgrade to include a pint for the perfect pre-flight indulgence. Price: Dhs99. Terminal 3, Concourse B.
6. Three Blind Mice at Jailbird Dubai's homegrown burger company, Jailbird, has recently landed at the airport, bringing its unique menu. While it's a tough decision, we recommend trying the Three Blind Mice burger, featuring a premium fried chicken piece and three types of cheese: melted Gouda, crumbly Parmesan, and crunchy gruyère. This rich yet delightful burger is balanced with miso mayo and crispy iceberg lettuce. If you're still hungry after your burger, don't miss the Nashville tenders, coated in a peppery glaze and served with sweet barbecue sauce. Price: Dhs42. Terminal 3, Concourse B.
Dubai International Airport offers a delightful array of burgers to satisfy your cravings. Whether you prefer a classic beef burger or want to explore veggie options, these delicious selections are sure to make your journey even more enjoyable.