The wild burger is a burger that is made with meat from an animal that it was hunted and killed for, like buffalo or wild boar. If you’re new to animals and hunting in general, this guide might just make things easier for you to understand. We talk about the basic types of deer, wild boar/hog, and game animals, and we explain how they’re hunted and killed. We’ll also share a bit about the controversies of hunting, and we’ll discuss how wild game meat is not just used on burgers.
Best wild burger in Denver
1. Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar
Bad Daddy’s Burger Bar claims to have the best wild burger in Denver. They serve bison, buffalo, and antelope meat, but they can cook your meat any way you want it. Their menu says that they cook their meat low and slow to lock in all the juices. They also have a restaurant in Highlands Ranch. Their prices are slightly higher than the other burger restaurants, but that is to be expected, as they claim to have the best. If you’re considering a wild burger in Denver, Bad Daddy’s is a good place to start. They make burgers with elk, bison, antelope, and moose.
2. Park Burger – RiNo
Perhaps one of the most hipster burger joints in town, Park Burger prides itself in using meat from local, responsibly raised, and slaughtered cattle. Their wild menu includes buffalo and antelope burgers. They also have an excellent selection of craft beers. Their burgers are very high quality and are made of fresh ingredients. They also have a location in Cherry Creek. Their price is slightly higher than the other places on this list, but they are also arguably one of the best. They also have an excellent website, where you can learn more about how their meat is produced.
3. Hamburger Mary’s Denver
Hamburger Mary’s has the wildest burgers in Denver. They serve a buffalo, venison, elk, antelope, and kangaroo burger. Their menu is most likely the most diverse out of all the other burger joints. They also have great daily drink specials. Their location in Capitol Hill is very close to Coors Field, which might be appealing to you if you’re going there for a Rockies game. They even serve a wild boar sandwich. They serve the best wild burger in Denver. Their menu also has a pretty cool photo of their burgers.
4. Highland Tap and Burger
Highland Tap and Burger is a very upscale burger joint. They have American, kosher, and falafel burgers. But the standout among them for me is their wild burger which uses meat from antelope. They also have an interesting selection of classic and creative cocktails. They are located in the Highlands area. Their price is a little higher than the other places on this list, but you should be paying this much for a great burger. They also have an excellent website that explains their meat sourcing and production quite well.
5. Wild Corgi Pub
Wild Corgi Pub has a decent selection of burgers including elk, buffalo, and wagyu beef. Most of their burgers are named after the state they come from, like the Montana and Oregon burgers. They also serve a wild boar sandwich and elk sausage. Their best wild burger in Denver is a wild boar burger with cheddar cheese. They also have great drink specials.
Snarfburger prides itself on using only the finest ingredients. The difference between their wild burger and all the other ones I’ve listed lies in their use of wild boar meat. They only have one wild burger listed on their menu of standard burgers, but they also have a different burger. They also make great drink specials. Their establishment is in Green Mountain Falls, which might be appealing to you if you’re going there for a ski trip.
7. Meta Burger
Meta Burger is one of Denver’s greatest burger joints, and they’re proud of it. Their wild menu includes buffalo and antelope. They are very proud of their meat and the way they prepare it. Their products are certified humane and they most certainly do not use any hormones or antibiotics. They also have a location in Cherry Creek.
8. Buckhorn Exchange Restaurant
With 50 appetizers on the menu and a wild menu that includes buffalo, elk, and bison, the Buckhorn Exchange Restaurant is a good place to go for a wild burger. They also have a wide selection of drinks and cocktails. The Buckhorn Exchange Restaurant is one of Denver’s most historic restaurants. They have been in business since 1893.
9. Burger king
In addition to their normal burger offerings, Burger King serves a wild buffalo burger. They use a very unique technique to prepare it. Burgers can be found in many restaurants. Just because the wild burger is a bit more expensive than regular burgers doesn’t mean that they aren’t worth it. They are also serving a wild boar burger. Their menu also has many other options for burgers.
10. Famous Buffalo Wings & Things
With a wide variety of buffalo wings and wild game meats, this American restaurant is worth a visit. I’ve heard many good things about their wild game meats and the way they cook them. They focus on using only the finest ingredients. This can be seen in their wild game meat. Of the many wild burgers in Denver, these are the best of them. They also have some very cool treats on the menu.
11. Smiling Moose / BurgerSear
Smiling Moose and BurgerSear are two restaurants that serve the same kind of menu, so I’ve grouped them together. They serve buffalo, elk, and bison among other things. Their menu says that they cook their meat low and slow to lock in all the juices. They also have a location in Highlands Ranch. They focus on using fresh ingredients, including grass-fed and organic products. They also have an excellent selection of craft beers. Their burgers are very high quality and are made of fresh ingredients. One thing that I really enjoy about these restaurants is their atmosphere.