Nothing works up an appetite quite like being at the beach. Maybe it’s the salt air and warm breezes, or perhaps it comes from exerting all your energy jumping over waves and building sandcastles — either way, refueling after a day in the sun is crucial for a happy vacation crew. Sometimes, the only thing that will hit the spot is a juicy burger and a cold drink — and these four Daytona Beach burger joints are up for the task.
Check out four of the best places to get a burger in Daytona Beach!
BUILT Custom Burgers
If you’re hanging out near ONE DAYTONA, you won’t have to look far for a fat, juicy burger. At BUILT Custom Burgers, you can choose from delicious burgers, fries, shakes and more — all perfectly tailored to your specific taste. You start by selecting your premium protein and cheese, then move down the line to pick your perfect toppings. Plus, after you build your personalized burger, you can feel good knowing that your food was made to order with humanely-raised, antibiotic- and hormone-free, vegetarian-fed, 100% natural beef. Not into traditional burgers? Not a problem. All-natural turkey and chicken are also available , as well as vegan veggie burgers made fresh daily from 11 different ingredients!
This local hot spot is famous in the area for its show-stopping half-pound burger. A family-owned restaurant and sports bar, Brickyard often makes an appearance on various “Best of Daytona Beach” lists. Come hungry, because the portion size of these burgers won’t leave you longing for a snack! Despite its unassuming exterior, the inside at Brickyard is fully decorated with a racing theme. It’s the perfect place to kick back with a burger and a cold drink while watching the game.
Craving a gourmet burger? Look no further, because Piraña Grille in Ormond Beach enjoys a phenomenal reputation for good reason. Piraña Grille proudly serves 21 specialty burgers — so you’ll be able to find the one that’s suited to your taste. Opt for a classic like the Simple Cheese Burger, or go for something slightly more adventurous, like the Hines Ward — it’s an 8-ounce burger topped with bacon and provolone cheese, then topped off with peanut butter! There’s always something delicious to try in this sports pub, and you’ll enjoy it in a laid-back atmosphere full of locals. Plus, Piraña Grille offers a wide selection of craft beers and frequently features live music on the outside stage. Burgers with a side order of entertainment — what could be better?
Although this unique restaurant on Beach Street in historic downtown Daytona Beach on has an expansive menu for vegetarians, the meat-eaters aren’t left behind! Dive in to The Dave — featuring a half-pound of hand-pattied ground chuck, cooked to juicy perfection. Or, or go for the vegan option — the Earth Burger, a veggie burger topped with slow-roasted garlic and onions. Both burgers have the option of adding a variety of toppings ranging from crispy bacon and guacamole to vegan bacon and vegan cheese. No matter your preference, you’re invited to come and dine “where herbivore and carnivore eat together in harmony.”