These are the intense burgers you can try during Metro Vancouver’s Burger Week

0
1414

Le Burger Week Vancouver takes place from September 1 to 7 at  participating area restaurants, and this year look for the event to have an emphasis on cheese, one of the burger’s best friends.

Launched in 2012, the annual event has brought burger lovers together in numerous Canadian cities since 2017, when the fest expanded to include Montreal, Quebec City, Cornwall, Toronto, Ottawa, Winnipeg, Calgary, Edmonton, Regina, Saskatoon and, Vancouver.

Metro Vancouverites have a few places they can head to in order to sink their teeth into some pretty epic meaty and cheesy creations as part of the 2019 Le Burger Week.

Diners are encouraged to eat and vote for their favourites.

Here are the participating restaurants and their Le Burger Week creations:

Bells and Whistles: Duke Caboom

Duke Caboom at Bells and Whistles. Photo via Le Burger Week

The ‘Duke Caboom’ is a true Canadian daredevil: it features a cheese curd-stuffed patty topped with a bacon weave, lettuce, tomato, pickle, onion ring and thyme-roasted mushrooms with maple and cheddar mayo.

Address: 3296 Fraser St, Vancouver

Bin 4 Burger Lounge: Do You Smell What The Rock is Cooking?

Do You Smell What the Rock is Cooking? at Bin 4 Burger Lounge. Photo via Le Burger Week

63 Acres Premium BC beef, caramelized onions, fontina cheese, crispy onions, chipotle sauce, butter lettuce, tomato, garlic aioli.

Address: 2996 Granville St, Vancouver

The Canadian Brewhouse – Richmond: Peppercorn Delight

Peppercorn Delight at The Canadian Brewhouse in Richmond. Photo via Le Burger Week

A spicy peppercorn burger smothered with tangy goat cheese, arugula, tomatoes, red onions and our creamy, dreamy garlic sauce. All served on a delightful brioche bun.

Address: 4755 Mcclelland Road, Unit 1305, Richmond

CAVU kitchen bar: Le Big Mac N’ Cheese Burger

Cavu kitchen bar’s Le Big Mac N’ Cheese Burger. Photo via Le Burger Week

As with all things CAVU, the “Le Big Mac N Cheese”, is a playful albeit intimidating twist on a classic. Who doesn’t love mac n cheese? Who doesn’t love a burger? Who wouldn’t love a burger where the mac n cheese is the bun?! Careful, it’s a big one though. Mind blown… ‘nuff said.

Address: 5911 Minoru Blvd, Richmond

Fable Diner: Hot Mess Burger

Hot Mess Burger at Fable Diner. Photo via Le Burger Week

Four-ounce beef patty, two slices of American cheese, mushrooms, chopped onions, pickled jalapenos, mayonnaise, and house made pickles.

Address: 151 E Broadway, Vancouver

Moxie’s Grill & Bar (Davie): Lois Lake Salmon Burger

Lois Lake Salmon Burger at Moxie’s on Davie. Photo via Le Burger Week

Fresh salmon patty, cucumber yogurt, salsa verde, shredded lettuce and tomato with a warm pita, served with your choice of fries, Caesar or market salad.

Address: 1160 Davie St, Vancouver

 

 

SHARE
Previous articleHello, sun: Vancouver forecast calling for 6 days of bright sunshine this week
Next articleBody of missing kayaker found near Powell River
Lindsay is the Managing Editor of Vancouver Is Awesome, and the co-host and co-producer of the Vancouver Is Awesome Podcast. A fifth generation Vancouverite and life-long foodie, Lindsay also serves as a judge for the Vancouver Magazine Restaurant Awards. Previously the Food Editor of Daily Hive, Senior Editor of Vancity Buzz, and Editor-in-Chief of LAist.com, in her past life in L.A. she earned an MA in English, attended culinary school, and was an English professor. Lindsay's first published piece was December 1980 in The Province; it was her letter to Santa. E-mail: lindsay@vancouverisawesome.com // Twitter/Instagram: @squashblossom