Portillo’s Hot Dogs: Portillo’s might be known for their Chicago-style hot dogs and Italian beef sandwiches, but they’ve also got the cheeseburger down pat. Single, double, or bacon packed, Portillo’s will satisfy your burger craving.
Amber Waves: The adventurous type can venture to Amber Waves in the Knott’s Berry Farm Hotel for their Berry Farm Burger. It includes boysenberry chipotle BBQ sauce, battered onion straws, thick cut bacon, and American cheese.
The Habit: The charburger that swept Southern California is available in Buena Park. The Habit has traditional cheese and meat offerings, but don’t miss out on their Santa Barbara Char. Two chargrilled patties, avocado, caramelized onions, American cheese, and all the fixings on sourdough.
It wouldn't be a Southern California burger roundup without mentioning In-N-Out
. These burgers and animal style fries have become synonymous with SoCal living. Their menu keeps it simple, but don't forget to order your burger Animal Style off the not-so-secret menu.