The Most Popular Burgers at Carl’s Jr.
Everyone has their favorite fast food chain for burgers, and for many, Carl’s Jr.’s burgers are hard to beat.
Whether you’re looking for a classic burger or want to try something unique, Carl’s Jr. has plenty of flavorful options on its burger menu.
If you are not a fast food connoisseur, you might wonder which Carl’s Jr. burgers are worth trying.
To help you decide what to order, here are the 13 best Carl’s Jr. burgers, ranked from good to fantastic!
13. Big Hamburger
When I want a burger as a snack, I turn to the Big Hamburger.
It’s made with a 1/4 lb. beef patty, onion slices, pickles, ketchup, and mustard.
Great taste in a small package.
The beef patty is juicy and flavorful, while the ketchup and mustard add nice tanginess to each bite.
Despite the name, The Big Hamburger is a great option if you’re a small eater.
480 calories, 25g protein, 56g carbohydrates, 18g fat
12. Beyond Famous Star With Cheese
There are a few vegetarian menu items available at Carl’s Jr., and the Beyond Famous Star With Cheese is one of them.
Although it looks like a real beef burger, it’s made with a plant-based Beyond patty.
Other than that, it has all the same ingredients as the Famous Star With Cheese with a juicy, savory flavor.
The Special Sauce and mayonnaise combo bring this burger together by adding sweetness and creaminess to every bite.
770 calories, 30g protein, 61g carbohydrates, 40g fat
11. A1 Double Cheeseburger
If you love A1 steak sauce, then the A1 Double Cheeseburger is the burger for you.
It features two 1/4 lb. all-beef patties and Swiss cheese slices stacked on top of some fried onion rings and a layer of mayonnaise.
The A1 sauce drizzled over the patty gives it this smoky flavor, while the Swiss cheese provides a creamy texture.
The onion rings are also essential to the burger, giving it a crunchy texture.
As a meat lover, I absolutely love the A1 Double Cheeseburger.
It may not be as juicy as the Steakhouse Angus Thickburger, but the fried onion rings soak up all the flavors with the breading to give it that extra flavor kick.
780 calories, 24g protein, 53g carbohydrates, 40g fat
10. The Big Carl
Sometimes, too many flavors can be overwhelming.
If you’re looking for a simpler but equally delicious burger, then The Big Carl is the way to go.
It has two beef patties topped with two slices of American cheese, lettuce, and Carl’s Jr. Classic sauce.
The Classic sauce tastes like a sweeter version of a thousand island dressing, with a hint of pickle juice and celery.
The lettuce adds crunchiness to each bite, while the Classic sauce balances sweet and tangy flavors.
All in all, The Big Carl is a simple yet enjoyable burger.
920 calories, 47g protein, 55g carbohydrates, 58g fat
9. Western Bacon Cheeseburger
The Western Bacon Cheeseburger has been around since the 1980s and is still among the most popular burgers on the Carl’s Jr. menu.
It has one beef patty, one slice of American cheese, two strips of bacon, barbecue sauce, and deep-fried onion rings, all on a toasted sesame seed bun.
Although I am not a big barbecue sauce fan, I love it when paired with the beef patty and onion rings.
The breading helps neutralize some of the tangy sweetness of the sauce, while the bacon adds smoky and salty flavors to each bite.
The deep-fried onion rings add a meaty texture that complements the beef patty perfectly.
It’s a burger you won’t forget anytime soon!
760 calories, 36g protein, 75g carbohydrates, 35g fat
8. Famous Star With Cheese
The Famous Star With Cheese is a well-balanced burger that consists of an all-beef patty, American cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion slices, and pickles.
Instead of the usual ketchup, Carl’s Jr. features their Special Sauce and mayonnaise to give this classic burger a unique flavor.
The all-beef patty is juicy and savory, with the cheese adding a creamy texture to the burger.
The lettuce, tomato, red onion slices, and pickles add a crunchy texture that helps to balance out the flavors.
The Famous Star With Cheese is one of the best fast food burgers out there.
The Special Sauce is the highlight of this burger, giving it a slightly sweet flavor that is simply delicious.
670 calories, 28g protein, 57g carbohydrates, 37g fat
7. Double Western Bacon Cheeseburger
Although the Western Bacon Cheeseburger is full of flavor, I am a bit dissatisfied with the meat content.
If you’re like me and want more beef, then the Double Western Bacon Cheeseburger is the right choice for you.
It has two 1/4 lb. beef patties topped with two slices of American cheese, two strips of bacon, barbecue sauce, and deep-fried onions.
The two beef patties give the burger extra juiciness, and the bacon gives it an irresistible smoky flavor.
The deep-fried onions and barbecue sauce add a sweet and crunchy texture that complements the beef perfectly.
Overall, the Double Western Bacon Cheeseburger is a great way to fix your meat cravings in one delicious bite.
1,020 calories, 53g protein, 75g carbohydrates, 54g fat
6. Steakhouse Angus Thickburger With A1 Sauce
The Steakhouse Angus Thickburger With A1 Sauce features a thick, juicy, 1/3 lb. patty made from 100% premium Angus beef.
It also comes with two slices of crispy bacon strips, Swiss cheese, red onions, tomato slices, and mayonnaise sandwiched between a potato bun.
The Angus beef patty marinated in the A1 steak sauce gives the burger its subtle smoky flavor that is delicious.
It creates a golden trio of flavors along with the bacon strips and the Swiss cheese melt.
Along with the fresh tomato slices and red onions, this burger gives you an explosion of flavors that will leave your taste buds wanting more.
800 calories, 45g protein, 50g carbohydrates, 49g fat
5. Super Star With Cheese
The Super Star With Cheese is a meatier version of the Famous Star With Cheese.
Instead of one beef patty, you get two 1/4 lb. beef patties stacked together with two slices of American cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion slices, and pickles.
The juicy patty is seasoned with salt and pepper to give it a savory flavor.
The American cheese adds a melty texture, while the veggies add crunchiness to each bite.
The Special Sauce is a great way to balance out the flavors of this burger, as it adds sweetness and creaminess to each bite.
The Super Star With Cheese will definitely hit the spot if you usually find yourself hungry after eating a regular burger.
920 calories, 48g protein, 59g carbohydrates, 57g fat
4. California Classic Double Cheeseburger
If you’re in the mood for a more classic burger, look no further than the California Classic Double Cheeseburger.
It’s made with two 1/4 lb. beef patties topped with two slices of American cheese, lettuce, tomato, red onion slices, and Carl’s Jr. Classic sauce.
Although the Classic sauce tastes like a thousand island dressing, it works well with the beef patties.
I love how the lettuce and tomato add freshness to each bite while the American cheese plays an excellent supporting role.
The California Classic Double Cheeseburger is a great option if you’re looking for a classic and tasty burger with fewer calories.
560 calories, 23g protein, 41g carbohydrates, 39g fat
3. Jalapeno Angus Burger
If you’re a fan of spicy food, then the Jalapeno Angus Burger should be your go-to burger.
It’s made with 1/3 lb. Angus beef patty, American cheese, lettuce, tomato, red onion slices, pickles, and jalapenos.
The jalapenos give the burger a nice kick without overpowering the other flavors.
Overall, this is one of the best spicy fast food burgers out there.
830 calories, 44g protein, 56g carbohydrates, 59g fat
2. Original Angus Burger
Angus beef is known for its tender and juicy texture, making it the perfect choice for burgers.
The Original Angus Burger is made with 1/3 lb. of Angus beef patty, American cheese, lettuce, tomato, red onion slices, and pickles, all on a toasted sesame seed bun.
When you bite into this burger, you can taste the distinct flavor of Angus beef.
The American cheese adds a creamy texture, while the veggies give it a nice crunch.
This is definitely one of the best burgers Carl’s Jr. has to offer.
820 calories, 35g protein, 51g carbohydrates, 43g fat
1. Guacamole Bacon Angus Burger
When you think nothing can be more awesome than the Original Angus Burger, the Guacamole Bacon Angus Burger comes along.
This burger is made with 1/3 lb. Angus beef patty, American cheese, lettuce, tomato, red onion slices, pickles, and guacamole.
The combination of the Angus beef patty and the rich and creamy guacamole tastes delicious.
With everything combined in one bite, it’s like a fiesta in your mouth.
The Guacamole Bacon Angus Burger is the way to go if you want something unique and flavorful.
920 calories, 38g protein, 50g carbohydrates, 64g fat
Carl’s Jr. burgers are some of the tastiest around, and there’s an option for everyone, no matter if you’re a burger connoisseur or a casual eater.
Whether you like your burger with a classic flavor or want something bigger and bolder, Carl’s Jr. has you covered.
So next time you’re craving a delicious fast food burger, make sure to check out the Carl’s Jr. burger menu.
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