Who doesn’t love a good old burger? Nothing is quite so delicious as the combination of grilled meat, toppings and sauces on a soft, freshly baked bread roll… especially when you’re starving!
We’ve rounded up a selection of the best burgers in Braamies to tantalise your taste buds!
Quick and easy budget options
When your hunger is huge and money is tight, fast food is an instantly satisfying option. Here’s where you can get a basic burger with chips in your ‘hood’ when your study schedule calls for food to recharge your brain.
- Burger King – Corner of Wolmarans and Rissik Street, cost for 2 burgers R120
- Steers – Corner of Jorissen and Biccard Street, cost for 2 burgers cost R180
- KFC – Corner of De Korte and Biccard Street, cost for 2 burgers R125
Burger restaurants with awesome vibes and good prices
Sometimes, you just need to treat yourself with a proper break from studying. Or maybe you want to celebrate a tough exam that’s finally over! For a fantastic night out with friends, these burger restaurants in Braamfontein offer yummy burgers (and other options on the menu too) along with full bar facilities.
Biggins – 34 Melle Street, cost for 2 Biggins burgers R80
If you’re looking for the cheapest burger in Braamfontein, this is it! Biggins has a laid back atmosphere, so it’s ideal if you feel like going out to eat but aren’t in the mood for anything fancy. You can get a Biggins 150g burger for only R40, or a Big Biggins double patty for R65. Biggins also has happy hour drinks from 6 to 7pm every Friday and Saturday, so it makes an affordable start to your weekend celebrations.
Republic of 94 – 94 Juta Street, cost for 2 classic burgers R180
Republic of 94 has been described as a gem in the city centre, with a trendy vibe that includes live music, amazing food and great service. They offer a selection of popular burgers (including veggie burgers which as apparently out of this world!) as well as ribs, wings, prego rolls and salads for the health conscious.
The Orbit – 81 de Korte Street, cost for 2 beef burgers R182
The Orbit is well known as an intimate venue for Jazz performers so you’re guaranteed to have a super time here listening to the beats of up and coming South African musos. They offer a small but delectable menu. Vegetarians will love the grilled brinjal and mushroom burger – yum! All burgers are served with caramelised onion, rocket, cheddar and chips.
Next time you feel the need to feed your brain when you are suffering from information overload or study exhaustion, take time out in your neighbourhood to savour a great tasting burger. Joburgers love their burgers – why should students be any different!