Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top burger sources in Jersey City, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to meet your needs.
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1. Left Bank Burger Bar
First on the list is Left Bank Burger Bar. Located at 194 Newark Ave., Left Bank Burger Bar is the highest-rated burger spot in Jersey City, boasting four stars out of 720 reviews on Yelp.
2. Diesel And Duke
Next up is Diesel and Duke, situated at 389 Monmouth St. With 4.5 stars out of 137 reviews on Yelp, this location of the New Jersey-based chain has proven to be a local favorite.
3. Dark Side of the Moo
Then there's Dark Side of the Moo, with four stars out of 194 Yelp reviews. This spot began as an "exotic meat" food truck before opening its brick-and-mortar restaurant in the Heights, where it serves traditional burgers, as well as ones made with bison, yak and more. Head over to 52 Bowers St. to see for yourself.
Deciding when to check out the top spots above? Fridays tend to be the busiest days of the week for consumer spending at restaurants across the Jersey City area, while Mondays are least busy, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a provider of reputation management and email automation for small businesses. Last year, average daily transactions at restaurants climbed to 48 per business on Fridays, compared to 34 daily transactions on average on Mondays.