25th January 2017
The upcoming Australia Day public holiday is a chance for some time off work and falling on a Thursday this year, the Friday is looking very popular for chucking a sickie and extending your day off into an extra long weekend. With its warm sunny weather, crystal clear waters and sun-kissed beaches,Whitsunday holidays are looking to be one of the most popular ways to bugger off and celebrate Australia Day. Of course no one wants to do the cooking while on holidays and if you're looking to upgrade your burnt snag on bread to thick juicy Aussie angus beef grilled to perfect and served on a buttery soft brioche bun then look no further. We give you the 5 best burgers in the Whitsundays.
Located on the main street of Airlie Beach, it's clear that Little Vegas is a popular place for the locals to grab a burger but visitors should discover this bastion of burgers too. Offering a 'new and refreshing' dining experience, this burger bar serves up gourmet burgers and American-style street eats.
Cosmos Burgers and Street Café
For the ethical eaters among us, this mobile café is a hit with locals and tourists alike. Delivering a 'universe' theme, Cosmos serves up out-of-this-world grass-fed beef, free-range chicken, clean food burgers with gluten-free options available and green packaging wherever possible. Indulge your burger urge guilt-free.
Banjos Bar and Bistro
Located on Shute Harbour Road in Cannonvale, this is the perfect spot to enjoy a delicious variety of burgers in a laid-back atmosphere. Known for its friendly staff who work hard to make every experience great, there's always something happening at Banjos with live music regularly on the menu.
While their name may be a little hard to wrap your mouth around, their burgers certainly aren't. Located in Jubilee Pocket, this burger joint prides itself on its tasty menu and excellent customer service. The unique burger bar is proud to cater to all tastes, with a selection of vegetarian, gluten-free and even dairy-free options.
Tucked away in Bowen, these burgers are worth the stop. Perfect for those who can't quite make up their mind, these filling burgers offer a little bit of everything. Boasting a menu of delicious homemade patties, you'll love these burgers that are made with love.