Cheeseburger Recipes

Learn to make flavorful and satisfying diner-style cheeseburgers at home with our best cheeseburger recipes. Bacon-topped, sauce-smothered, smashed, or simple classic cheeseburgers—they're all here. These easy cheeseburger recipes are a simple dinner solution the whole family will devour!

Bacon Cheeseburgers with Kentucky Bourbon Sauce

Yes, these burgers are topped with an ooey-gooey slice of melty cheddar cheese, but they're so much more than that. Skip the ketchup and mustard, and top these beefy burgers with a smoky bourbon sauce and a couple of crispy bacon slices.

Whiskey Barrel Burgers

Keep the grill going, because this recipe makes cheeseburgers for a crowd. Rather than having a slice of cheese on top, these burgers ooze a melted cheddar cheese and whiskey filling from within each patty.

Tortas Hamburguesas (Mexican Hamburgers)

Give your cheeseburgers a Mexican-inspired twist by mixing cilantro and a squeeze of lime juice into each patty. Instead of cheddar cheese, use Monterey Jack, then top with avocado slices. Pickled jalapeno peppers add a spicy kick.

Copycat Smashed Burgers

Make this classic cheeseburger by forming the patties into balls, then smashing them down when they hit the grill. Top with cheese, lettuce, and tomato before biting into the juiciest burger ever.

Classic Cheeseburgers with Grilled Romaine and Onions

Dress up a classic burger recipe by grilling the lettuce before putting it on the bun. The method is easy and quick, and it adds even more smoky flavor to the finished cheeseburger.

Smoky Double Cheeseburger

Make the most of indoor grilling by adding smoked cheese right into your beef patties. Stay close by while these are on the cooktop because the cheese can burn.

Double Cheeseburgers with Basil, Bacon, and Egg

Take a standard cheeseburger up a few notches by adding flavorful basil and bacon, and topping it all off with a fried egg. It's a steakhouse-quality burger recipe made right at home.

Blue Cheese-Stuffed Burger with Red Onion and Spinach

With a melty blue cheese center and fresh toppers, this decadent cheeseburger makes a memorable meal. Serve it up with a crisp red wine, such as Chianti or Pinot Noir, for a simple yet special dinner.

Cuban Burgers

With tangy flavors of garlic, sliced pickles, and citrus, this Cuban-style cheeseburger recipe changes up a classic in a new way.

Greek Spinach Veggie Burgers

You don't need meat to make a comforting and delicious cheeseburger. This veggie burger has bold Greek flavors and creamy feta cheese.

House-Made Burger with Pimiento Cheese

Creamy pimiento cheese packs a punch of flavor in this Southern-style burger.

All-American Burger with Roasted Red Pepper Relish

Roasted peppers and mozzarella elevate this classic cheeseburger to an Italian-style dish your family will ask for again and again.

Roasted Garlic-Mozzarella Burger

These extraordinary burgers are full of flavor from garlic, fresh herbs, sun-dried tomatoes, and a combination of bulk sausage and ground beef. And when topped with an olive mayonnaise, they're fit for a special barbecue, party, or festive weekend meal.

BBQ Onion-Cheddar Pork Burgers

These cheese-stuffed pork burgers take basic burgers up a notch (or two!). With extra flavor from soy and Worcestershire sauces, the resulting patties are moist and most definitely memorable.

Smoky Cedar-Planked Burger

Grilling meat over cedar planks, which are available at many specialty food stores and supermarkets, is an easy way to add extra flavor. These smoky burgers are balanced with fresh cilantro, spicy peppers, and quick pickles for a truly satisfying eating experience.

Burger with the Garden

If you're craving a burger but want to make sure you're getting enough veggies, this recipe is for you. It pairs a flavorful beef burger with fresh summer squash, lettuce, and tomatoes for a sandwich unlike any other.

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