2022 Pub Burger Challenge

Sponsored by Thomas Foods

AHA|SA Hotel Members are now invited to enter the annual 2022 Pub Burger Challenge sponsored by Thomas Foods. Twelve hotel finalists will cook-off in front of an expert judging panel in July 2022 for the title of “SA’s Best Pub Burger”.


  • Major Prize for the winning Hotel & Chef
  • A complimentary feature article in ‘HOTEL SA’ Magazine
  • Promotional feature on ‘InDaily’ www.InDaily.com.au  ‘FIVEaa’ and ‘Nova 91.9’
  • A winner’s plaque to display in your hotel


  • The competition is open to AHA|SA Members only
  • Must be available on your current hotel menu as of 1 March 2022
  • Pattie must be Beef or Lamb and made on-site at the hotel (no commercial products allowed)
  • Pattie must be made from either minced or shredded meat, not a whole muscle
  • Burger must be presented in bun-style bread
  • Priced at no more than $26 Inc GST


Entry is free! Complete the entry form below and submit with a colour photograph of your burger by Friday 27 May 2022. Dependent on number of entries there will be an ‘elimination round’ conducted through a blind tasting in front of an expert panel. All entries will be personally contacted by mid- June to advise them of their status in the competition and advise of the process toward the final cook-off.

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