60+ Burger Toppings to Make Your Burger Truly Delicious

My burger toppings list will give you ideas to stack a burger for the ages! With condiments, veggies, plenty more, and, of course, cheese, there is just so much to inspire you on this list.

Burger night in our house is quite the event. I’ve got plenty of burger recipes to give you a great foundation, and from there, you can pick and choose plenty of delicious toppings to make it your own.

If you cook burgers a lot, get my list for free below. You can print it off and keep it on hand for inspiration.

Burger Toppings

Popular Burger Toppings

Let’s start with the classics. You’ll typically find these toppings on restaurant menus, and all of them are safe and delicious choices to go with your burger.

  • Ketchup
  • Tomato
  • Lettuce
  • Pickles
  • Onions (raw, fried, pickled, caramelized)
  • Cheese (see section below for specific cheeses)
  • Bacon
  • Mayo and/or Flavored Mayos and Aiolis (some popular ones listed below in condiments)
  • Mustard
  • Mushrooms


Oh yes, the combo of epic proportions! However, ‘cheese’ on a burger can mean so many things. Different cheeses bring all kinds of flavors and textures to the party. Here are some cheeses that typically pair well with burger patties.

  • American
  • Cheddar
  • Swiss
  • Provolone
  • Goat Cheese
  • Havarti
  • Pepperjack
  • Feta
  • Blue
  • Parmesan
  • Manchego
  • Brie
  • Gouda
  • Mozzarella
  • Herb Cream Cheese


In addition to ketchup, mayo, and mustard, mentioned in the popular section, there are plenty more condiments and sauces you can use in your burger. Here’s plenty to give you ideas.

  • BBQ Sauce
  • Basil Pesto
  • Steak Sauce
  • Lemon Basil Aioli
  • Truffle Aioli
  • Chipotle Aioli
  • Gochujang Mayo
  • Chimichurri Aioli
  • Russian Dressing
  • Tzatziki
  • Sriracha or Hot Sauce
  • Salsa
  • Ranch
  • Thousand Island
  • Truffle Oil
  • Sweet Chili Sauce
  • Classic Burger Sauce
  • Greek Yogurt
  • Spiced Yogurt
  • Lime-Cilantro Mayo

More Burger Toppings

Still looking for ideas? There are plenty more burger-topping ideas below to hypothetically get your teeth into!

  • Avocado or Guacamole
  • Slaw
  • Roasted Corn
  • Jalapeños
  • Spinach
  • Arugula
  • Microgreens
  • Fried Egg
  • Bacon Jam
  • Roasted Peppers
  • Roasted Vegetables
  • Kimchi
  • Cherry Peppers
  • Sun-Dried Tomatoes
  • Marinated Artichokes

Chicken Burger Toppings

My list covers toppings for all types of burgers. If you’re cooking chicken burgers, like my ground chicken or crispy chicken burger, I suggest this list for you to get inspired by.

Chicken burger toppings

Go to: Chicken Burger Toppings

Salmon Burger Toppings

Cooking a ground salmon burger can be a little more intimidating, as it isn’t as common as, say, beef or chicken. These topping ideas should give you plenty of inspiration.

Salmon Burger Toppings

Go to: Salmon Burger Toppings

Burger Combos

Naturally, you can mix and match these toppings in any way you see fit. These, however, are specific favorites of mine. I’ve tried and tested them and loved the flavor combinations.

More Combo Pairing Ideas:

Burger night is always a special night. With these lists and topping ideas in tow, you will never have to muse or double-guess yourself on how best to serve them.

Anyone who loves a good burger will have an opinion on the best way to serve it. So, I would love to know in the comments what toppings make your perfect burger!

Oh, and remember, the list below is free to download. Help yourself, and see what new combos you can discover.

Burger toppings

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *