Battle of the Burgers 2011

 On October 1st, 2011, the battle is on! The Battle of the Burgers will take place at John Howell Park in Virginia-Highlands, and will feature 25 of Atlanta’s best restaurants serving up their best burgers for the chance to be named “Best Burger of Atlanta.” These are not just any burgers. These are specially crafted, creatively reinvented, masterfully prepared and presented burgers intended to dazzle even the most critical palate. Last year’s winners included Kaleidoscope Bistro, Grindhouse, The Nook, and Atkins Park.

Battle of the Burgers presents the opportunity for restaurants, foodies, and families to come together for a day of great burgers and beer while supporting the charity Embraced.  100% of the proceeds from Battle of the Burgers will go to the Embraced non-profit organization which collects and shares used medial equipment with individuals in need both locally and globally.   

Tickets to the event are $25.00 and include 20 taste tickets to trade for burgers (veggie options too), fries, milkshakes, and photo booth pictures.   Kids under the age of 10 can enter for the minimum donation of $10.00; but will not receive any taste tickets. Additional taste tickets can be purchased on site.    

Leading up to the main event on October 1st Battle of the Burgers is on tour visiting the home of all the great restaurants participating in this years’ event.  It’s simple to join the tour at anytime.  Just visit to sign up for a virtual passport.  Once you are signed up you earn points for checking in at participating locations. You will earn 2 points for checking in on the specified tour date and 1 point for checking in to any of the 25 restaurants between 8/22 and 9/30. For every 2 points earned you receive a raffle ticket.  The raffle will be held October 1st at the Battle of the Burgers for a chance to will a trip to Amsterdam, a grill, and more cool prizes!  

Remaining Tour Dates: 

9/12: Hudson Grille (Midtown) 

9/13: Kaleidoscope Bistro & Pub 

9/14: Café 640 

9/15: Blues Burgers 

9/19: Park Tavern 

9/20: Us Café (Buckhead) 

9/21: Soho 

9/22: Deckards American Tavern 

9/23: D.B.A. Barbecue 

9/27: Midtown Tavern 

9/28: Crave 

9/29: Murphy’s 

Do not miss this great Atlanta event! The 5K Burger Run begins at 8:00AM & the Battle will be from 11:00AM-8:00PM. Tickets on sale now here!


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