Burger Land: Wisconsin's Burger Belt Travel Guide

Take a tour of Wisconsin's burger belt with hamburger expert George Motz.


Activities
Dairy Farm
George Motz visits a dairy farm to see the source of the cheese and butter that make dairy state burgers so unique.
  • 60724 Irish Ridge Road
  • Prairie du Chien, WI 53821 US

Dairy Farm

George Motz visits a dairy farm to see the source of the cheese and butter that make dairy state burgers so unique.
60724 Irish Ridge Road Prairie du Chien, WI, US

Restaurants & Bars
Solly’s Grille
George Motz visits Solly’s Grille to eat their famous Butter Burger, made with a heaping dollop of butter.
  • 4629 North Port Washington Road
  • Glendale, WI 53212 US

Solly’s Grille

George Motz visits Solly’s Grille to eat their famous Butter Burger, made with a heaping dollop of butter.
4629 North Port Washington Road Glendale, WI, US
Phone: +1 414-332-8808
WEDL’s
George visits WEDL’s hamburger stand to try their burgers, which are fried with onions in a pan of lard. He talks with the family that owns the stand about the stand’s history and what they do to make their burgers unique.
  • 200 East Racine Street
  • Jefferson, WI 53549 US

WEDL’s

George visits WEDL’s hamburger stand to try their burgers, which are fried with onions in a pan of lard. He talks with the family that owns the stand about the stand’s history and what they do to make their burgers unique.
200 East Racine Street Jefferson, WI, US
Phone: +1 920-674-3637
Pete’s Hamburgers
George Motz visits Pete’s to try their poached burger, which is boiled in water instead of fried, and talks with the family about how that method of cooking came to be.
  • 118 West Blackhawk Avenue
  • Prairie du Chien, WI 53821 US

Pete’s Hamburgers

George Motz visits Pete’s to try their poached burger, which is boiled in water instead of fried, and talks with the family about how that method of cooking came to be.
118 West Blackhawk Avenue Prairie du Chien, WI, US
The Village Bar
George Motz visits the Village Bar for the first time and finds that their practice of steam-melting cheese make the restaurant a true burger gem.
  • 3801 Mineral Point Road
  • Madison, WI 53705 US

The Village Bar

George Motz visits the Village Bar for the first time and finds that their practice of steam-melting cheese make the restaurant a true burger gem.
3801 Mineral Point Road Madison, WI, US
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