Check out all our 2023 Golden Burger Challenge burgers!

Diner on Six

Three Burger Smash Tacos in a row with fries on the plate

Triple Smash Burger Tacos

Diner on Six enters this year’s competition with a new spin on the Golden Burger. Their contender is three 6” tortilla shells with their house made burger patty smashed into the shell, then grilled. Topped with cheddar cheese, lettuce, onions, pickles, and homemade sauce. Served with your choice of side.


A burger on a black plate with fries on a red patio table. Next to the plate is a Staples "easy" button, some condiments, and a beer in a tall glass

The Big ‘Easy’ Burger

MR MIKES signature Lodge patty, Canadian cheddar, bacon, shredded lettuce, tomato, onion, pickle, their secret “GUK” sauce on a brioche bun. Served with taters and cream or classic poutine! This classic burger sure stacks up!

Bourbon Street Bar & Grill

a very tall stacked burger loaded with mac and cheese, louisiana breaded chicken, onion rings, lettuce and tomato on a white plate.

Louisiana Hurrication Burger

Get ready for this southern-inspired burger with a bit of a kick! Bourbon Street’s contender features a Southern-fried chicken breast with creamy homestyle mac & cheese, double smoked bacon, crispy jalapenos, beer battered onion rings, on a fresh artisan bun from COBS Bread Bakery. Served with cracked pepper fries or Okanagan greens.

Namaste Indian Cuisine Vernon

A triple layer butter chicken burger on a long white plate with fries with red ballu sauce drizzled on it.

Ballu’s Big Bad Butter Chicken Burger

Namaste is a new Golden Burger Challenger and they’re coming to the table with a great authentic creamy butter chicken topped with lettuce, onion, cucumber, carrot, and tomato sauced with mint chutney, Indian chat Masala, and Ballu’s super secret special sauce. Served with fries and Ballu Sauce.

The Kal

A very tall burger on a long white plate on a table with a small salad on the side

The Big Boy Burger

Big boy is right! This loaded burger is made with a patty mixture of ground chuck and ground elk, wrapped in BACON! Stuffed with jalapeño Monterey jack cheese with a whisky bourbon BBQ sauce, horseradish aioli, sautéed mushrooms, and crispy seasoned onion straws. All on a toasted classic burger bun.

Match Eatery & Public House

a burger on a black plate with a beef patty, sauce pouring out, lettuce and a bun topped with a lime wedge.

The Nacho Piedras Negras

Match presents their Mexican-inspired burger! Nacho cheese stuffed seasoned chuck patty crusted with corn tortillas, then layered in a grilled brioche bun with guacamole, our topping Pico, red pepper salsa crème fresh and shredded lettuce.  Finished with fire roasted Lime skewer.

Roster’s Sports Club Bar & Grill

A burger with sauce dripping down on a plate with tater tots beside it. jMexican wrestling masks and items in background

The Luche Libre

Roster’s brings their inspiration from Mexico’s famous wrestling sport.  Choose between a house-made beef patty or The Roster’s signature crispy chicken breast patty, topped with Pepper Jack cheese, bacon, avocado, pineapple salsa, spring mix & chipotle BBQ sauce on a toasted Brioche bun. Served with our Mexi-fries and chipotle BBQ dip (or other side option).

The Longhorn Pub

A burger on a plate open faced with a tower of flat potato "tornado" fries

Loaded Umami Burger

A homemade flank steak patty on a matcha bun, with tzatziki spread, caramelized onion, peppered bacon, fondue cheese sauce, radicchio lettuce, topped with deep fried pickle served with tornado fries.

Sir Winston’s

A burger on newspaper with cheese, beef, and sauce dripping out with a bar in the background

Winston’s Wild Wapiti Burger

This year’s contender from Sir Winston’s is a flavour-packed treat. A lean grown elk patty topped with a house-made local peach and plum chutney and melted Cambozola cheese on a warm garlic buttered bun.