March 22 – 28, 2018


Halifax Burger Week is a city wide burger-eating celebration and fundraiser for Feed Nova Scotia. Over 95 restaurants will create unique burger specials for one week only. Burgers will be either have a set price of $6 OR a higher price with a portion being donated by the restaurant to Feed Nova Scotia. Halifax Burger Week started in 2013 by Coast Publishing, publisher of The Coast and Food + Drink City Guides.

Thank, you Halifax!


donated by Halifax restaurants to Feed Nova Scotia


burgers sold

We’ll Meat Again

March 22-28, 2018

Burger Week Contests & Preview

Win a ride in a brand-new MINI

Halifax Burger Week has teamed up on O’Regan’s MINI Halifax to bring you a tasty car service. When you see the Burger Week-branded MINI on the road or parked outside an official BW restaurant, post a photo and tag #BurgerValet. Tagged photos will be entered to win 1 of 7 drives in a 2017 MINI Clubman. Your private driver will pick up you and your crew, and drive you to the restaurant of your choice and back. Click here for contest details.

Win beer for a year

Get your passport stamped at 3 or more official locations during Burger Week and be entered in a draw to win beer for a year from Hop City’s Barking Squirrel!

Burger Week 2016

Take a look at our wrap video from last year and see what you missed during #hfxburgerweek ’16.

Latest Burger Week News

  • 2 Doors Down Thai Peanut Satay Burger Carrot, cucumber, ginger slaw and Thai basil cilantro aioli. Also available, The Original 2DD “Old school” cheeseburger. $6 each 1533 Barrington Street, Halifax 2 Doors Down Bar and Bites NS Lamb Slider Smoked tomato and cumin aioli, mint chutney, pickled red onion and Valley feta. $6 1533 Barrington Street, Halifax Ace Burger The Wimpy Burger Beef patty, cheese sauce, bacon bits, ketchunez and pickle. $6 2605 Agricola Street, Halifax The Anchor The Greasy Rudy! AKA The Electric Spoonful Seasoned beef, cumin pickled beets, burger sauce, melted gouda, buttermilk fried chicken and blue cheese dip on a buttered sesame seed bun. $12.50 ($1 donated to Feed NS) 3625 Dutch Village Road, Halifax Ardmore Tea Room Pancake Burger Sausage patty, fried egg, cheese, tomato, sambal oelek maple mayonnaise and pancakes. $6 6499 Quinpool Road, Halifax The Argyle Goat Cheese Bacon Ribeye Six-ounce burger, goat cheese,......

  • Josh Rankin (AKA: Life of Burgers) gives you some tips from the trade of burger eating and burger loving.  You can check out his personal blog here! Whether you are seasoned in the ways of weeklong burger binging or it’s your first time participating, Halifax Burger Week can become a very daunting task if approached the wrong way. But fear not! Over the last few Burger Weeks, I have found what works and what doesn’t when it comes to this burgtastic time of year, and it’s only fair that I share some pointers with you burger-loving Haligonians so that you can avoid a potentially embarrassing Burger Week mistake! SO MANY BURGERS, SO LITTLE TIME If you’re going big and looking to try as many burgers as you can cram into the week (and your mouth), you’re going to want to come up with a plan. There’s no shame in making......

  • Greasy jams from BurgerFriesPop and other ways to enjoy Halifax Burger Week (if you needed more than burgers)!   The time has come for burgers and beers and all that’s in between, Halifax Burger Week is but two days away and we are chomping at the bit to get started! If burgers weren’t enough for you this week here are more to sink your teeth into #HFXBurgerWeek! Check out the BurgerFriesPop EP Release, March 24th @ The Local The perfect band to enjoy while chowing down on the Derby Chuck at The Local! BurgerFriesPop is a band who knows how to rock with the best of them! In their words they are “A melting pot of New Wave, Surf, Funk, and good ol’ blistering Rock n’ Roll”! Check out their EP Release this Halifax Burger Week and enjoy their “hot, greasy, and at the same time, fresh” sound! You can get a taste......

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