The burger known as The Impossible Burger claims to be the world’s best veggie burger, and it’s being served at a growing number of restaurants in NYC, Las Vegas, Los Angeles and the San Francisco area.
Made entirely from plants, with a smaller environmental footprint than meat from animals, The Impossible Burger claims to be the world’s only burger that looks, handles, smells, cooks and tastes like ground beef from cows.
Even if you aren’t a vegetarian or vegan, Earth Day this week would be a good time to try one.
Here’s where to find the burger in New York City, at top restaurants where vegans and vegetarians can get a burger alongside carnivores like NYCOTC editor Evelyn Kanter getting a real beef burger.
Bareburger The award-winning all-natural burger spot has added the Impossible Burger to the menu at their flagship restaurant on LaGuardia Place. Available for lunch and dinner daily, Sun.-Thurs. from 11am-10:30pm, Fri./Sat. from 11am-11pm.
Public This is the first Michelin-starred restaurant to serve the Impossible Burger. Available at the bar Tuesday to Thursday from 6-10pm, and Friday to Sunday from 6-11pm at the bar. At weekend brunch, it’s available Sat./Sun. both at the bar and in the dining room, from 10:30am-3:30pm. Aalso available at PUBLIC’s sister bar, The Daily, beginning Tues.-Sun, from 5pm.
Saxon + Parole The American-style bistro—one of New York’s hottest destinations for brunch—is serving the Impossible Burger in the evening. Available Sun.-Thurs. from 6-10pm and Fri./Sat. from 5-11pm. And during weekend brunch, 10am-3:15pm on Sat & Sun.
Momofuku Nishi The Impossible Burger Nishi-style is here and on the menu thanks to well-known chef (and meat lover) David Chang. Available daily at brunch and lunch, from 12pm–3pm.