The menus for Miami Valley Restaurant Association’s “Burger Week” make for some tough all-beef patty choices.
The promotion, which kicked off Sunday, June 21 at 19 local restaurants, runs through Sunday, June 28.
>> Local ‘Burger Week’ promotion continues all week at 19 Dayton-area restaurants
Here's a look at what's on the menu:
🍔AMBER ROSE RESTAURANT AND CATERING
1400 Valley St., Dayton
937-228-2511 or www.theamberrose.com
Southwest Turkey Burger ($12)
Bowman Landes best ground turkey with onions, peppers, Pico de Gallo, Queso cheese, spring mix and southwest aioli on a bakery fresh bun and served with pub fries.
Jalapeno Bacon BBQ Burger ($12)
Fresh Angus beef, jalapeno bacon topped with white cheddar cheese, house-made BBQ sauce and crispy onion rings on a bakery fresh bun and served with pub fries.
Cheddar Jack Cheeseburger ($12)
Angus beef burger topped with cheddar jack cheese, lettuce, tomato and red onion. Served with pub fries.
Appetizer Special — Poutine ($10)
Pub fries and cheese curds topped with house-made gravy, plenty to share.
Budweiser and Bud Light, $1.50 each.
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8880 Meeker Road, Dayton
937-890-3261 or www.buckhorndaytontavern.com
The Buck Buster Burger ($11)
Half-pound ground beef, lettuce, Kentucky Bourbon BBQ sauce, smoked Gouda and mozzarella cheeses, sautéed mushrooms, crisp smoky bacon, tangled house-made onion rings with crisp pickles, bun topper.
Bucket of four Budweiser or Bud Light aluminum 16 ounces for $10
🍔BULLWINKLE'S TOP HAT BISTRO
19 N. Main St., Miamisburg
937-859-7677 or www.bullwinklestophatbistro.com
Viking Burger ($11.99)
1/2 lb. Beef burger, bacon, caramelized onions, pimento cheese, grilled sourdough
Bab Burger ($11.99)
50/50 Sausage blend, white cheddar, sweet chili mayo, brioche bun
🍔BUNKERS SPORTS BAR & GRILL
893 East National Road, Vandalia
937-890-8899 or www.bunkersbarandgrill.com
Smoked Gouda Bacon Burger
Chargrilled Angus beef topped with Applewood Smoked Bacon and smoked Gouda cheese (choice of toppings: lettuce, onion, tomato, pickle, mayo) served with chips and a pickle.
$2.85 for 22 ounce Bud and Bud Light draft
1106 Brown St., Dayton
937-985-9917 or www.buttercafedayton.com
Avocado Bacon Burger
Avocado, Landes bacon, house butter sauce
Sautéed onion and goat cheese
Pepper jack and jalapeno mayo
Glazed donut, Swiss cheese, red onion, house butter sauce
Impossible Beef, vegan cheddar, sauté onions and mushroom with vegan mayo
All burgers can be made with gluten-free bread. Comes with our house potatoes or kettle chips.
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🍔CHAPPYS SOCIAL HOUSE
7880 Washington Village Dr., Dayton
937-439-9200 or www.chappysocialhouse.com
Piggy Back Burger ($11.99)
Burger patty topped bacon, slow smoked pulled pork, house made coleslaw, drizzled with white BBQ and house BBQ sauce
250 Warren St., Dayton
937-228-2626 or https://228coco.com
🍔DOUBLE 18 LOUNGE / TIMOTHY'S BAR
1818 Brown St., Dayton
937-222-7666 or https://timothys-bar-grill.myshopify.com
2 Custom blended beef sliders, kettle chips, and chocolate chip cookie ($9)
Classic Sliders - American Cheese, Pickle, Red Onion
BBQ Bacon Ranch Sliders - American Cheese, Bacon, BBQ Sauce, Ranch
5531 Far Hills Ave., Centerville
937-434-4750 or www.meadowlarkrestaurant.com
Wiley’s Turkey Burger with Avocado Slaw - lunch burger ($12.95)
"I have been bragging about my turkey burger to the whole world. I think it’s the best, juiciest, most tender turkey burger ever made. Now it is time to put my money where my mouth is. Superior-quality Bowman Landis ground turkey makes a great burger, here moistened with white wine, seasoned with a little toasted chile powder and topped with an avocado slaw that is as much avocado as it is slaw, if not more so. Whether it’s the best turkey burger ever is up to you. Served on a soft DLM golden hamburger bun with your choice of vinaigrette-dressed greens, fries, or for a dollar more, make it garlic frites"
Cowboy Burger - lunch burger ($14.95)
"Was it folks walking in with bandanas on their faces that made us think of cowboys? A 6 oz. local bison patty is crusted on the griddle with a tangle of fried onions, a swipe of bourbon BBQ sauce, and a coating of melted gouda cheese studded with pickled jalapenos. Yeehaw! Served on a soft DLM golden hamburger bun with your choice of vinaigrette-dressed greens, fries, or for a dollar more, make it garlic frites."
Route 66 Diner Burger - dinner burger ($14.95)
"Let’s go back in time, before fast food chains covered the country. Lay an old-school jumbo sesame seed bun on the flat top. Take a freshly-ground beef patty and season it with good old salt and pepper, then give it a swath of ballpark mustard. When that mustard hits the grill and cooks into the meat, it forms a crust. When the burger’s nearly done, drape it in American cheese, let it get melty, then transfer to the warm bun and top with thin dill pickle slices and iceberg lettuce. Take a bite and fly away in your own personal time machine. Served with your choice of vinaigrette-dressed greens, fries, or for a dollar more, make it garlic frites."
🍔MR. BORO'S TAVERN
495 N. Main St., Springboro
937-806-3105 or www.mrborostavern.com
Bourbon Street Burger ($11)
Quarter Pound Black Angus Burger with Bourbon Glazed Bacon, Provolone Cheese, House Pineapple Cole Slaw drizzled with Bourbon sauce on a Brioche Bun. Served with Parmesan Kettle Chips
Mr B's Signature House Burger ($11)
Quarter Pound Black Angus Burger with our House Avocado Goat Cheese Spread, Tomato, Peppered Bacon, Mozzarella Cheese on a Brioche Bun! Served with Parmesan Kettle Chips
Budweiser & Bud Light Aluminum bottles 4 for $10
1443 N. Detroit St, .Xenia
937-372-3202 or https://gotonicks.com
Horseradish BBQ Burger
House-made Horseradish BBQ Sauce, pickled red onion, and pepper jack cheese.
Apple Slaw Burger
House made fresh apple slaw, smoked bacon, pepper jack cheese, and a sweet chili sauce.
🍔RIP RAP ROADHOUSE
6024 Rip Rap Rd., Huber Heights
937-236-4329 or www.ripraproadhouse.com
Bistro Burger and Firehouse Burger ($11)
Quarts of Budweiser and Bud Light for $5
🍔ROMER'S BAR & GRILL
4439 E Franklin St., Bellbrook
937-848-7676 or www.romersbar.com
Black & Bleu Burger ($9.99)
Blackened Seasoning and Bleu Cheese Crumbles on a toasted brioche bun
Mushroom Swiss Burger ($9.99)
Sautéed Mushrooms and Swiss Cheese on a toasted brioche bun
Juicy Lucy ($9.99)
Stuffed with diced Pepperoni, Jalapenos and Mozzarella Cheese on a toasted brioche bun
Cowboy Burger ($10.99)
Onion Straws, Bacon, BBQ and Cheddar Cheese on a toasted brioche bun
All American Burger ($9.99)
Bacon and American Cheese on a toasted brioche bun
Patty Melt ($9.99)
Sautéed Mushrooms, Sautéed Onions and Swiss Cheese on a toasted brioche bun
Steak House Burger ($10.99)
Sautéed Mushrooms, Onion Straws, Provolone Cheese and A1 Steak Sauce on brioche
BBQ Burger ($9.99)
Dry Rub Seasoning, BBQ, Pickles, Cole Slaw and topped with Potato Chips on brioche
Hipster Burger ($10.99)
Fried Egg, Avocado, Spring Mix Lettuce and Feta Cheese on brioche
🍔SALAR RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE
400 E. Fifth St., Dayton
937-203-3999 or www.salarrestaurant.com
The Double Truffle ($23)
Tartufo cheese and a summer Italian black truffle mayo, arugula, and caramelized onions on a brioche bun, served with sweet potato fries & a mixed green salad.
Salar Burger ($19)
Fresh Mozzarella, slow roasted tomatoes, crispy bacon and a basil and caper mayo on a brioche bun, served with sweet potato fries and a mixed green salad.
Bud Light 16 oz., $2
250 West Main St., Enon
937-864-5011 or www.thedockenon.com
Mango Salsa Cheeseburger
With Pepper Jack Cheese, Lettuce, Onion and Tomato served with your choice of fries or house made coleslaw
Beefy Bacon BBQ Burger
Black and Blue Burger
Budweiser or Bud Light 16 oz. Aluminum bottles $2
21 W. Market St., Germantown
937-855-7759 or www.theflorentinerestaurant.com
The Florentine’s mushroom Merlot ($8)
Our signature beef blend topped with our unique mushroom and Merlot reduction and Swiss cheese
$1 draft Bud Light (10 oz.) with burger special
🍔THE WANDERING GRIFFIN
3725 Presidential Dr., Beavercreek
937-369-0058 or www.wanderinggriffin.com
The Griffin ($10)
Sweet and Savory, Certified Angus Beef, Bacon and Cheddar Cheese, Lettuce, Onion, and tomato, fried onion rings, served with fries
🍔WHEAT PENNY OVEN AND BAR
515 Wayne Ave., Dayton
937-496-5268 or www.wheatpennydayton.com
The Mexican Street Corn Burger
"First of the season sweet corn is arriving, and here is a burger that celebrates it! Roasted corn is tossed with grilled peppers and onions, cilantro and mayo, then we pile it on a charred beef patty and garnish with queso fresco, sliced tomato, lettuce and crushed tortilla chips for crunch. Made to go with an ice cold Budweiser!"
For more information on the promotion and participating restaurants, visit, dineoutdayton.com/project/burger-week.
>> MARK YOUR CALENDARS: Another Dayton Burger Week promotion coming later this summer
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