The Most Over-the-Top $6 Cincinnati Burger Week Creations You Must Try

Cincinnati Burger Week is back, bringing $6 beefy bites (plus plenty of vegetarian options) from nearly 100 different local restaurants to the hungry mouths of the Queen City. The week-long event begins July 12 and continues through July 18. Participants can snag a Burger Passport and receive stamps for each restaurant they visit. Collect at least 5 stamps and be eligible for a very special grand prize drawing featuring the Ultimate Grill Out, Jack Daniels swag and $250 in gift cards. And with so many excellent options to choose from, we decided to put together some stand-out and over-the-top creations that burger fanatics won't want to miss (although all of the participants will be slinging some mouthwatering burgs). Here's a list of the most creative burgers you will find during Cincinnati's 2021 Burger Week. See the full list of Burger Week participants here. 
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Agave & Rye
Multiple locations including 3825 Edwards Road, Rookwood; 635 Madison Ave., Covington; 7125 Fountain View Drive, Liberty Township
THE BABY GOT MAC!: Two burgers smashed together, topped with mac and cheese, caramelized onion and tomato sauce, fried tobacco onions, served on a brioche bun spread with spicy roasted garlic aioli.

Agave & Rye

Multiple locations including 3825 Edwards Road, Rookwood; 635 Madison Ave., Covington; 7125 Fountain View Drive, Liberty Township
THE BABY GOT MAC!: Two burgers smashed together, topped with mac and cheese, caramelized onion and tomato sauce, fried tobacco onions, served on a brioche bun spread with spicy roasted garlic aioli.
Keystone Bar & Grill
Multiple locations including 313 Greenup St., Covington; 3384 Erie Ave., Hyde Park; 249 Calhoun St., Clifton
MAPLE BACON DONUT BURGER: A seasoned ground beef patty, bourbon-glazed bacon, caramelized onions, and American cheese on a maple-iced donut from Holtman’s Donuts.

Keystone Bar & Grill

Multiple locations including 313 Greenup St., Covington; 3384 Erie Ave., Hyde Park; 249 Calhoun St., Clifton
MAPLE BACON DONUT BURGER: A seasoned ground beef patty, bourbon-glazed bacon, caramelized onions, and American cheese on a maple-iced donut from Holtman’s Donuts.
Grandview Tavern
2220 Grandview Drive, Fort Mitchell
THE PEANUT BUTTER JELLY BACON BURGER: A 5-oz. burger topped with cheddar cheese, bacon, peanut butter and raspberry chipotle jelly.

Grandview Tavern

2220 Grandview Drive, Fort Mitchell
THE PEANUT BUTTER JELLY BACON BURGER: A 5-oz. burger topped with cheddar cheese, bacon, peanut butter and raspberry chipotle jelly.
Highgrain Brewing Co
6860 Plainfield Road, Silverton
THE JUICY LUCY: Fresh, hand-pattied, Longdale Farm ground beef with goat cheese blueberry compote, herb aioli, pickled jalapeños and romaine, served on a brioche bun.

Highgrain Brewing Co

6860 Plainfield Road, Silverton
THE JUICY LUCY: Fresh, hand-pattied, Longdale Farm ground beef with goat cheese blueberry compote, herb aioli, pickled jalapeños and romaine, served on a brioche bun.
Sammy's
4767 Creek Road, Blue Ash
THE SMOKE BURGER
: Signature blend burger topped with house-made barbecue ranch sauce, onion straws, cheddar cheese and bacon

Sammy's

4767 Creek Road, Blue Ash
THE SMOKE BURGER : Signature blend burger topped with house-made barbecue ranch sauce, onion straws, cheddar cheese and bacon
Draft Bar & Grille
7029 Yankee Road, Liberty Township
THE PEANUT BUTTER BACON BURGER: A 6-oz. patty on toasted high crown white bread topped with provolone cheese, crispy bacon, crunchy peanut butter and a pickle.

Draft Bar & Grille

7029 Yankee Road, Liberty Township
THE PEANUT BUTTER BACON BURGER: A 6-oz. patty on toasted high crown white bread topped with provolone cheese, crispy bacon, crunchy peanut butter and a pickle.
Champions Grille
3670 Werk Road, Westwood
THE EMPRESS CHILI BURGER: Served on a thick Kaiser bun, this ?-lb. burger is topped with Champion’s Empress Chili, mixed in with diced onions, yellow mustard and a mountain of shredded cheese.

Champions Grille

3670 Werk Road, Westwood
THE EMPRESS CHILI BURGER: Served on a thick Kaiser bun, this ?-lb. burger is topped with Champion’s Empress Chili, mixed in with diced onions, yellow mustard and a mountain of shredded cheese.
Jack Brown’s Beer & Burger Joint
1207 Main St., Downtown
THE COBRA KAI: Jack Brown’s 100% Wagyu beef smashed patty topped with cream cheese, pickled jalapeños, and sweet & spicy jalapeño jelly.

Jack Brown’s Beer & Burger Joint

1207 Main St., Downtown
THE COBRA KAI: Jack Brown’s 100% Wagyu beef smashed patty topped with cream cheese, pickled jalapeños, and sweet & spicy jalapeño jelly.
Bircus Brewing
322 Elm St., Ludlow
BURGER ALLA PENDLETON
: Gravett’s Angus beef, Prosciutto di Parma, arugula and garlic aioli on Sixteen Bricks ciabatta.

Bircus Brewing

322 Elm St., Ludlow
BURGER ALLA PENDLETON : Gravett’s Angus beef, Prosciutto di Parma, arugula and garlic aioli on Sixteen Bricks ciabatta.
Cin City Sea & Steak
6000 State Route 63, Lebanon
THE FRIED PICKLE BURGER: Premium patty served on a potato bun, fontina cheese sauce, Sam Adams and bacon braised onions, lettuce, tomato, and hand-battered fried pickles.

Cin City Sea & Steak

6000 State Route 63, Lebanon
THE FRIED PICKLE BURGER: Premium patty served on a potato bun, fontina cheese sauce, Sam Adams and bacon braised onions, lettuce, tomato, and hand-battered fried pickles.