The best burger in northern Indiana is a classic standard from one of St. Joseph County’s hometown bars.
The burger features two beef patties, American and Swiss cheeses, BBQ sauce, grilled onion and bacon on a sesame bun.
Burger Wars began in May, when voters decided which burger in their hometowns would go on to represent their county for the regional competition.
From there, eight burgers from Elkhart, St. Joseph, Kosciusko, LaGrange, Marshall, LaPorte and Porter counties went head to head in the tournament.
The View Tavern is located at 515 E. Jefferson Boulevard, South Bend. It’s open from 11 a.m. to midnight Monday, Wednesday and Thursday; 11 a.m. to 3 a.m. Tuesday, Friday and Saturday and 1 p.m. to midnight on Sunday.