These 6 Restaurants in West Virginia Serve Cheeseburgers that will Blow Your Mind

There’s nothing quite as good as finding the perfect burger spot. Here’s a list of Almost Heaven places with cheeseburgers so delicious they’ll blow your mind!

Tailpipes Gourmet Burgers and Shakes

Located in downtown Morgantown, Tailpipes Gourmet Burgers and Shakes is serving some of the best burgers, shakes and fries around. In fact, their burgers were voted Morgantown’s Best Burger. Of course, they have their classic burger and fries, but their signature burgers are the ones that are truly mind-blowing. Here are two of their signature burgers that everyone needs to try:

  • Corvette – fried green tomato, pimento cheese, smoked bacon, cole slaw and Carolina BBQ sauce on a white bun
  • Charger – peanut butter, fried banana, smoked bacon, red onion and pepper jack on a white bun


If you haven’t tried Gonzoburger in Charleston yet — you need to! And it’s a choice you definitely wont regret. Gonzoburger is a custom burger and craft beer joint with a menu that features more than 10 different burger creations, each made with 100 percent certified Angus beef and fresh toppings. Here are some burgers we know you’ll love:

  • Gonzoburger – Lettuce, onion, tomato, pickles, Gonzo Sauce and American cheese
  • El Fuego – Anaheim Green Chiles, jalapenos, roasted red peppers, butter bibb, fried egg, sweet habanero sauce and pepper jack

Fat Patty’s

With three locations in the state in Huntington, Barboursville and Teays Valley, there’s no excuse to not try Fat Patty’s. Fat Patty’s has been named one of the top 51 burger joints in the nation by so you know their burgers must be amazing! Here are two of their most popular burgers:

  • The “Big” Fat Patty – aka the biggest patty in town! Their monster burger comes with American cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, mayo, ketchup and mustard
  • Patty Burger – Their signature burger comes with two fresh beef patties, cheese, bacon, tomato, onion, lettuce and mayo

Avenue Eats

Located in the heart of Wheeling’s Pleasanton area, Avenue Eats is great place to sit back and enjoy a mouthwatering burger. Their Diner Burger is recognized by Thrillist as one of the 33 best burgers in America. Try one of their burgers for a mind-blowing experience:

  • Diner Burger – Sharp cheddar, lettuce, onion, pickle and diner sauce on a Kaiser bun
  • Steakhouse Burger – Fried onion straws, sautéed mushrooms, Swiss cheese, house steak sauce and garlic aioli on a brioche bun

The Block Restaurant and Wine Cellar

The Block Restaurant and Wine Cellar is known for having one of Charleston’s best burgers: the Block Burger. If you considered yourself a burger expert this one burger, you’ll definitely want to try:

  • The Block Burger – Custom-ground beef, The Block sauce, pickled onions, roasted tomatoes, baby arugula and goat cheese served with fries and feta cheese

Atomic Grill

If you’re looking for less traditional burgers stop by Atomic Grill in Morgantown. They use the highest quality locally sourced ingredients whenever possible, so you know you’re getting the best of the best. Try one of their savory burgers and let us know how much you love them:

  • BBQ Burger – Pork, bacon, bread and butter pickles, coleslaw and choice of sauce
  • Atomic Burger – Fried kale, gorgonzola cheese and their Atomic ghost chili salsa. Warning: this salsa is extremely hot!
  • Mushroom Swiss Burger – Sautéed mushrooms and onions, melted swiss cheese and white BBQ sauce served on the side
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This post was last updated on March 17, 2022