Griddled, not grilled! That’s our big burger belief – and it results in the most delicious, highly awarded burger in NYC: Black Tap Craft Burgers & Beer! Conveniently located in the historic Herald Square neighborhood, Black Tap brings a full-on experience, awesome vibes, and the best burger restaurant near Empire State Building, New York City. Our timeless burger joint takes inspiration from the beloved classic luncheonettes of years past. Familiar, yet fresh.
Black Tap customer service is dialed in, delivering iconic food, super-fun memories, and a unique wow experience.
People flock to our Empire State Building burger joint because the food is iconic, with award-winning burgers, legendary eats, craft beer, and out of this world Crazyshakes®. Black Tap’s chefs have perfected the art of the hamburger, and we’ve racked up awards from Zagat, Time Out, Dan’s Grill Hampton, New York City Wine & Food Festival’s Burger Bash, and many more.
What makes our craft burgers so special? Rather than grilling the burgers like other burger joints, instead we flip them just once on a griddle to keep them juicy. Then we layer on the other fresh ingredients, and place everything on a perfect potato roll. The result is a mouthwatering burger that is tender, juicy, and out of this world awesome.
Our burger menu includes a wide variety of craft inspired and mouth-watering selections to enjoy. You can’t go wrong with a classic, the All-American Burger, a prime burger with American cheese and a dope special sauce. If you love bacon and BBQ sauce, the Texan Burger is up your alley, and if you like to kick it with a little spice, the Mexico City has pickled jalapeños and chipotle mayo that’ll kick it up a notch. Our burger joint near Empire State Building, New York City also has the multi award winning Greg Norman, with a half pound wagyu patty, and the award winning Wagyu Steakhouse Burger. We also have the Peri Peri Turkey Burger and the Vegan Falafel Burger so all types of eaters can get in on the fun!
While nothing is better than a Black Tap burger, our iconic snacks and sides are legendary in their own right! In addition to fresh and tasty salads (House, Caesar, and Arugula), you can get your snack on with Fried Pickles, Fried Mozz, Teriyaki Broccoli, Crispy Brussels Sprouts, and Chili Con Carne & Chips. Our fries are top of the line awesome, with options like Cheese Fries (zesty cheese sauce, smoked bacon, parmesan, sour cream & onion, scallion) and Nashville Hot Fries (chili oil, buttermilk dill, kosher pickles, Nashville hot sauce, cayenne). All of the sides that our Empire State Building, New York City hamburger restaurant serves up can be enjoyed on your own, or with your friends.
We’ve got you covered with a wide range of tasty and refreshing drinks! Black Tap is known for its out-of-this-world Crazyshakes®, the OG over-the-top milkshakes. The creativity of our massive shakes is unparalleled, and is a work of art in its own right. From the Cookies ‘N Cream Supreme, to the Brooklyn Blackout, Strawberry Shortcake, and Bam Bam Shake and beyond, there are so many creations available for you to enjoy. Since there’s nothing quite like the combo of burgers and beer, we also have a wide selection of beer on tap, as well as cans and bottles. If you’re in the mood for an alcoholic drink but aren’t feelin’ beer, we have wine and premium cocktails to order, too.
It is not just the burgers that make Black Tap one of a kind, but the art, the music, and the fun people. We have a team that is truly passionate about preparing and serving the dopest food & drinks around. Top of the line customer service is a huge part of why we do what we do, and everyone on the team is here to make sure we bring it, every single day. You also won’t find a more fun and electrifying spot than our burger restaurant near Empire State Building. Our space, masterfully designed by the Rockwell Group, not only has a standalone Crazyshake® Bar, but incredible art installations and murals too. To meet your needs, we have convenient online ordering available for both pickup and delivery.
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