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Macon Burger Week 2019: And the winner is…

The winning restaurant sold almost 3,400 of their specialty burgers

MACON, Ga. — After one of the biggest and beefiest weeks in Macon’s history, the winner of the 2nd Macon Burger Week has been crowned… and it’s a familiar face to the winner’s circle.

On Tuesday, the Georgia Beef Board and Visit Macon announced that defending champion Ocmulgee Brewpub took the top spot for another year.

Ocmulgee’s burger – the Eat a Peach – had a house-ground beef patty topped with peach pico de gallo, smoked bacon, pepper jack cheese, and basil aioli.

Rounding out the top 3 was Grey Goose Player’s Club at second place, and Famous Mike’s at third.

Ocmulgee sold 3,391 of their custom burgers and took nearly one-third of the total votes used to determine the winner.

They also gave their employees the day off on Monday as a thank-you for working so hard throughout Macon Burger Week.

Other participating restaurants included:

  • Amici Macon
  • Bearfoot Tavern
  • Cashman's Pub
  • Decadent Dessert Bar
  • Fatty's Pizza
  • Felicia's Cake Factory
  • Fincher's BBQ, Grey Highway and Houston Road locations
  • FOJ an Eatery
  • Greek Corner Pizza
  • Parish on Cherry
  • Rookery
  • Satterfield's
  • Spud Dogs
  • The Brick
  • Tommy's
  • Tzango Cocina

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