Celebrate National Hamburger Month in Wilmington!
July may have the Fourth and September of course has Labor Day, but May has its own cause for celebration. May is National Hamburger Month and here in Wilmington, DE, there’s no shortage of crave-worthy burgers.
Wilmington, DE is truly one of America’s best kept secrets. Living in Darley Green offers quick access to Philadelphia and other major nearby hubs, but there’s no need to travel far to find what you’re looking for. Wilmington offers an incredible selection of gastronomic delights – ranging from fine dining to casual burger joints.
Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant
If you live in the Wilmington, DE area and you haven’t yet been to the Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant, it’s time to make dinner plans. This unique restaurant consistently gets rave reviews. If the weather is pleasant, be sure to stop by the upstairs outdoor bar for a brew. It overlooks the river, has a laid-back ambiance, and is well-staffed by attentive bartenders.
Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant is one of the few around to actively participate in National Hamburger Month. It’s offering 31 burgers in 31 days, urging its regulars and first-time guests to “Go Forth and Trumpet the Meaty Month of May!” For May 1, the burger of the day was the Hangover Burger, which features a premium burger nestled in sriracha aioli, topped with sharp cheddar, bacon, crispy onion rings, and a fried egg. Other notable offerings include the Tombstone Burger, The Big Cheesowski, The Californian, and the Ode to Jerry Garcia Burger. In fact, the menu features burgers sure to please any palate, even those looking for sophisticated offerings. The Fun-Ghi Burger features exotic mushrooms, caramelized onions, gruyere, truffle mayonnaise, and arugula.
Grub Burger Bar
The many locations of the Grub Burger Bar across the country are a testament to its popularity. Locally, it can be found in North Wilmington on Concord Pike. It features a dine-in and to-go menu. Grub Burger Bar bakes its own rolls from scratch and grinds its own signature brisket and chuck blend every day. Like Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant, this notable burger spot features an impressive menu of local favorites, including the Lockhart Legend with house-made BBQ sauce and Applewood smoked bacon; the Thai Peanut burger with creamy peanut butter, cilantro lime coconut flakes, and Sambal mayo; and the VooDoo Mushroom, which features absinthe-sauteed mushrooms, Swiss cheese, and Tabasco mayo. If you’re looking for a one-of-a-kind burger, the Grub Burger Bar is your destination.
Wayback Burgers has restaurants in Wilmington and nearby Dover. Its claim to fame is the customizable nature of its signature burgers, including the Wayback Classic, which is available as a single, double, or triple patty. For those looking for a traditional style of burger, the double bacon with American cheese is sure to please. Those in the market for a more daring culinary adventure could try the Carolina, which is topped with mustard, coleslaw, chili, and onions.
Living the good life in Darley Green
Residents of the master-planned communities of Darley Green, Shipley Road, and The Cedars enjoy the good life at an affordable price. Montchanin Builders invites your family to tour our beautifully designed community and move-in ready homes – the perfect marriage of modern convenience and timeless design.
Here, families make the most of spring and summer weather by strolling along the tree-lined streets, skipping stones in the bubbling stream, and coming home to exquisitely appointed luxury homes.
Call Montchanin Builders at 302-472-7213 to learn more about our premier Delaware communities.