May 28 is National Hamburger Day and National Hamburger Month is rapidly coming to a close.
So here’s an insider’s guide to hamburger happenings in Palm Beach, Broward and Miami-Dade counties. Catch them while they’re hot.
800 Degrees Woodfired Kitchen
Miami Heat legends Dwyane Wade and Udonis Haslem double-team in their restaurant, which is serving what they are calling DWade’s Woodfire Burger and costs $19. It’s made with dry-aged beef, bacon jam, roasted garlic aioli, caramelized onion and white cheddar cheese.
2415 Ponce de Leon Blvd., Coral Gables. 305-504-8895. AdLibGables.com.
Ad Lib has a $20 Swine Burger made with pork belly, American cheese, lettuce, tomato, and pickles on a brioche bun. The burger is served with fries.
American Social Bar and Kitchen
721 E Las Olas Blvd., Fort Lauderdale. 954-764-7005. AmericanSocialBar.com/las-olas
690 SW 1st Court, Miami. 305-223-7004. AmericanSocialBar.com/brickell
American Social will continue to have its $5 Burger Monday, but this month has added a featured new burger every week for $10 each. May 27-June 2 it will be the Grilled Eight Ounce Burger with two-year aged Grafton cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomato, caramelized onions, bistro sauce and pickles.
4400 NW 87th Ave., Miami (Doral). 305-591-6606. BLTPrimeMiami.com.
This restaurant inside the Trump National Doral Miami will have two $27 special burgers this month from chef de cuisine Timothy Elmore. But you have to ask for them because they are an off-the-menu secret. The Short Rib Burger has truffle aioli, pancetta, arugula and blue cheese. The Lamb Burger is made with sweet and spicy tomato jam, fried shallots and lettuce.