If you needed a reason to not stay home on Monday, September 18th has quite possibly the best reason you could imagine: It’s National Cheeseburger Day! What do you do on National Cheeseburger Day? Well, that’s simple: Eat cheeseburgers. Here are our picks for some of the best offerings you can get at the large chains if you aren’t planning on firing up your own grill!
It’s a classic that may not stand up to some of the better burgers on their menu or the specialty burgers we can get at a lot of other places, but on this special day, we have to show some love to the McDonald’s Cheeseburger.
Calories: 313; Fat: 14; Carbs: 33; Protein: 15.
Burger King Cheeseburger
It might not be the Whopper we know and love, but if you’re reaching for a snack burger that still packs a wallop, this could definitely be it!
Calories: 381; Fat: 20; Carbs: 32; Protein: 19.
Wendy’s Dave’s Single with Cheese
This one kicks up the pace with a bigger portion size, protein, fat and calories. It could just be the best bet for a quick lunch if you’ve got an appetite!
Calories: 570; Fat: 34; Carbs: 39; Protein: 30.
Hardee’s/ Carl’s Jr Classic Double Cheeseburger
Want to kick it up a notch? Hardee’s has you covered. They doubled the meat and we have to thank them for it! What better day to do so than on National Cheeseburger Day?
Calories: 610; Fat: 40; Carbs: 38; Protein: 28.
If you’ve ever had a Sonic cheeseburger, you know you’re not going to be hungry in a while. It’s a good bet if you have the appetite.
Calories: 595; Fat: 31; Carbs: 54; Protein: 27.
There are, of course, a lot of other options when it comes to getting a good cheeseburger–especially on National Cheeseburger. No matter where you go, enjoy the classic and give thanks you live in a world with this amazing burger!
If you do plan on making your own, here are some tips from our buddies over at Beef: It’s What’s For Dinner:
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