McDonald’s shocked fans on Wednesday when it announced that it would be increasing the price of their sacred regular cheeseburger, for the first time in 14 years.
The crisis has left many people looking for ways to save money, including even the biggest corporations.
So, what’s the best burger alternative in Glasgow?
Here’s some of the top rated burger joints in the toon, including how much a Mcdonald’s cheeseburger will set you back now.
How much is a McDonald’s Cheeseburger now?
McDonald’s core item, the classic cheeseburger, is famous for being 99p. The item is one of the chain’s most popular items.
However, for the first time in 14 years the mega-corporation has raised the price of their cheeseburger by 20 percent.
Cheeseburger lovers will now fork out £1.19 for the item, a 20p increase from its original price.
What are some of the best rated burger places in Glasgow?
Bread Meats Bread
Price: £10 - £13
The name says it all really, Bread Meats Bread focuses on curating the best burgers in the city.
The business is a family owned Scottish chain with locations throughout Glasgow and Edinburgh.
The Glasgow restaurant currently holds a rating of 4.5 out of 5 based on 1,748 Trip Advisor reviews.
Location: 65 St Vincent St, Glasgow G2 5TF Website: https://www.breadmeatsbread.com/
Price: £8.95 - £12.95
Kcal Kitchen is the perfect place to go for delicious food without the sluggish post food feeling. This establishment focuses on selling healthy food without sacrificing the taste.
The establishment has fast become a favourite among locals and holds a 4.5 out of 5 rating based on 1,773 Trip Advisor reviews.
Location: 130 W Regent St, Glasgow G2 2RQ Website: https://kcalkitchen.co.uk/
Buck’s Bar offers guilt free fried chicken burgers, only using rapeseed oil which is low in saturated fat, and high in vitamin E.
Their upbeat venue specialising in live rock bands & American-style fried chicken, plus beer & bourbon.
Buck’s Bar holds a 4.5 out of 5 based on 729 reviews on Tripadvisor.
Location: 111 W Regent St, Glasgow G2 2RU Website: https://bucksbar.co.uk/
Mini Grill Glasgow Steakhouse
This establishment only has one burger on the menu and it was a finalist for Scotland’s Best Burger award in 2017, need we say more?
Not to mention that this establishment holds an impressive 5 out of 5 based on 2,294 reviews on Tripadvisor.
Location: 244A Bath St, Glasgow G2 4JW Website: https://minigrillglasgow.co.uk/
Price: £9.50 - £12
Saint Judes is a busy city-centre restaurant offering amazing burgers, steaks, mac and cheese and of course, a speciality menu of cocktails.
They hold an impressive rating of 5 out of 5 based on 642 Trip Advisor reviews.
Location: 190 Bath St, Glasgow G2 4HG Website: https://saintjudes.com/