Burger - Best of 2012

Published Aug 30, 2012

Burgers are serious business. East Coast, West Coast, Well Done, Medium Rare. Who makes the best burger?

2012 Winner

1. Bub's Burgers and Ice Cream

Voters Love

"Bub's has the BEST burger I have ever had! It is home of the Big Ugly Burger. If you can eat it, you get your picture..." via sbohlsen123

Find It
Multiple Locations
  • Nominee for: Burger, Diner, Breakfast
    Multiple locations
  • Nominee for: Burger
    927 E. Westfield Blvd, Broad Ripple Indianapolis, IN
  • Workingman's Friend, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 234 N Belmont Ave Indianapolis IN 46222
    Nominee for: Burger
    234 N Belmont Ave, Indianapolis, IN
  • Nominee for: Burger, Breakfast
    410 Massachusetts Ave, Chatham Arch Indianapolis, IN
  • Nominee for: Burger, Sandwich Shop
    1311 N Shadeland Ave, Indianapolis, IN
  • Location
    Nominee for: Burger
    10158 Brooks School Rd, Fishers, IN
  • Mug N' Bun, Cheap Eats, Pizza, Burger, Diner, Hot Dog, Sandwich Shop, Barbecue, 5211 W 10th St Speedway IN 46224
    Nominee for: Diner, Hot Dog, Burger
    5211 W 10th St, Speedway, IN
  • Muldoon's, Nightlife, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Neighborhood Bar, Burger, Sports Bar, Traditional American, Beer Selection, Live Music Venue, 111 W Main St, Ste 100 Carmel IN 46032
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar, Burger
    111 W Main St, Ste 100, Carmel, IN
  • Edwards Drive-In, Cheap Eats, Diner, 2126 S Sherman Dr Indianapolis IN 46203
    Nominee for: Diner, Burger, Hot Dog
    2126 S Sherman Dr, Indianapolis, IN
  • Teddy's Burger Joint, Cheap Eats, Burger, Sandwich Shop, Diner, 2222 West Southport Road World Map Indianapolis IN 46217
    Nominee for: Burger
    2222 West Southport Road, World Map Indianapolis, IN
  • Rock-Cola Cafe, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Burger, Diner, Traditional American, Sandwich Shop, Breakfast, Hot Dog, 5730 Brookville Rd Irvington Indianapolis IN 46219
    Nominee for: Burger, Diner, Hot Dog
    5730 Brookville Rd, World Map Indianapolis, IN
  • 96th Street Steakburgers, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 4715 E 96th St Indianapolis IN 46240
    Nominee for: Burger, Diner
    4715 E 96th St, Indianapolis, IN
  • Cheeseburger in Paradise, Cheap Eats, Great Meals, Burger, Romantic Restaurant, 4670 Southport Crossings Drive Indianapolis IN 46237
    Multiple locations
  • The Friendly Tavern, Cheap Eats, Nightlife, Burger, Neighborhood Bar, 290 S Main St Zionsville Zionsville IN 46077
    Nominee for: Neighborhood Bar, Burger
    290 S Main St, Zionsville Zionsville, IN
  • The Coachman, Great Meals, Restaurants, Steakhouse, 6112 Cambridge Way Plainfield IN 46168
    Nominee for: Burger
    6112 Cambridge Way, Plainfield, IN
  • Charlie & Barney's, Cheap Eats, Burger, 2456 Lake Cir Dr Indianapolis IN 46268
    Nominee for: Burger
    Multiple locations
  • Peppy Grill, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 1004 Virginia Ave Indianapolis IN 46203
    Nominee for: Diner, Burger
    1004 Virginia Ave, Fountain Square Indianapolis, IN
  • Carmel Burgers, Cheap Eats, Burger, Hot Dog, 5790 Main St Carmel IN 46033
    Nominee for: Burger
    5790 Main St, Carmel, IN
  • Nominee for: Burger
    1701 Mounds Road, Anderson, IN
  • Location
    18. Mr. Dan's
    Nominee for: Burger
    4390 N Keystone Ave, Indianapolis, IN
  • The Suds, Cheap Eats, Burger, 350 Market Plaza  Greenwood, IN 46142
    Nominee for: Burger
    350 Market Plaza, Greenwood, IN
  • The Elbow Room, Cheap Eats, Nightlife, Burger, Beer Selection, 605 North Pennsylvania Street Downtown  Indianapolis IN 46204
    Nominee for: Burger
    605 North Pennsylvania Street, St. Joseph Indianapolis, IN
  • 9101 Moore Road, Zionsville, IN
  • Plump's Last Shot, Cheap Eats Restaurants, Burger, 6416 Cornell Ave Indianapolis IN 46220
    Nominee for: Burger
    6416 Cornell Ave, Broad Ripple Indianapolis, IN
  • Champps Restaurant, Cheap Eats, Restaurants, Burger, Traditional American, 49 W Maryland St Downtown  Indianapolis IN 46204
    Nominee for: Burger
    Multiple locations
Contest Overview
  • 119,845
    Total Votes
  • 35,168
  • 140

The 2012 Indy A-List awards are based on more than 119,000 votes from local Indianapolis-area experts.

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