Mushroom Swiss Burger

by Kristin
2 servings
35 min

This Mushroom Swiss Burger is a hearty dish packed with savory flavors! From perfectly seasoned ground beef to tender mushrooms sautéed in butter, you’ll love this comforting burger recipe.

Add sweet yellow onions and melty Swiss cheese for a super tasty and filling dish! This easy to follow recipe is perfect for any occasion, easy to follow, and super adaptable to various dietary needs.

Juicy and delicious, the whole family will fall in love with these shroom burgers!

💚 Why You'll Love This Recipe

Looking for the perfect burger recipe for a barbecue or tasty dinner? This Mushroom Swiss Burger is packed with savory, rich flavors to create a delectable dish that the whole family will love!

Sophisticated and comforting flavors create a gourmet burger experience that any home chef can achieve. Best of all, you can customize this burger to your taste and even make it vegetarian or vegan!

This easy to make crowd pleaser is great to pair with Air Fryer Frozen French Fries for a delicious meal that's a guaranteed hit! And for an appetizer twist, make these Simple Turkey Burger Sliders.

For a filling and tasty side dish, you can serve a pasta salad like Chickpea Pasta Salad, or this flavorful Grinder Pasta Salad that has all the flavors of a traditional grinder sandwich!

🧂 Ingredients Needed

With only a few simple ingredients, you will love these delicious shroom burger!
  • Ground Beef - you can substitute beef with ground pork, ground turkey, or chicken if you prefer leaner meats.
  • Steak Seasoning - can be substituted with salt and pepper to taste as well as a teaspoon each of garlic powder and onion powder. You can also use burger seasoning.
  • Swiss Cheese - pairs well with mushrooms for perfect Swiss burgers.
  • Buns - I used brioche buns for this beef burger but you can use your favorite buns.
  • Sauteed Mushrooms - I like using baby bella mushrooms that have been sliced but you can use white mushrooms, golden mushrooms, or your favorite type of mushroom.
  • Butter - adds richness to the flavor of the onions and mushrooms but you can just use olive oil.
  • Salt and Pepper - use these to your preferred taste.
  • Worcestershire Sauce - adds a tanginess to the meat that just gives it that burger perfection!
  • Sweet Yellow Onion - can be substituted with a red onion or shallots.

🔪 Instructions

Seasoning is key for a delicious and juicy hamburger patty!
  1. Combine ground beef with steak seasoning and Worcestershire sauce.
  2. Form the beef mixture into patties.
Made in only one pan, you will love these super simple shroom burgers!
  1. Add half the butter to a hot pan and cook the burgers for 2 to 3 minutes on both sides.
  2. Top the burgers with a slice of Swiss cheese.
  3. In a separate pan, sautee the mushrooms and onion in the remaining butter until soft and caramelized.
  4. Place the burgers on top of the buns, then top with sauteed mushrooms and onions.

You will love this hearty and delicious shroom burger recipe for a great dinner!
Recipe details
  • 2  servings
  • Prep time: 15 Minutes Cook time: 20 Minutes Total time: 35 min
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  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 1 tablespoon steak seasoning
  • 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 tablespoons butter, divided (or use olive oil)
  • 8 ounces sliced mushrooms
  • 1 cup sweet yellow onion, sliced or diced
  • salt and black pepper (to taste)
  • 4 slices Swiss cheese
  • 2 hamburger buns

Preheat your large skillet over medium heat for about 5 minutes (must be very hot to sear the burgers).
As the skillet is heating up, combine the ground beef, steak seasoning, and Worcestershire sauce and form them into patties. The patties should be slightly larger than the buns since they shrink as they cook.1 pound ground beef, 1 tablespoon steak seasoning, 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce
When the skillet is hot enough, add half of the butter (prevents sticking), then add the patties and cook for 2-3 minutes on each side.2 tablespoons butter, divided
While the burgers are cooking, in a separate pan, sauté the sliced mushrooms and onions in the remaining butter (with some salt and pepper if desired) until they become tender and caramelized.8 ounces sliced mushrooms, 1 cup sweet yellow onion, sliced or diced, salt and black pepper
Once the burgers are cooked to your preferred level of doneness, place 2 slices of Swiss cheese on top of each patty and cover the skillet with a lid to let the cheese melt.4 slices Swiss cheese
Assemble the homemade burgers by placing the beef patties on the hamburger buns and top them with the sautéed mushrooms and onions.2 hamburger buns
Serve immediately.
  • You can substitute beef with ground pork, ground turkey, or chicken if youprefer leaner meats.
  • Steak seasoning can be substituted with salt and pepper to taste as well as ateaspoon each of garlic powder and onion powder. Or you can use burger seasoning.
  • Swiss cheese really pairs well with mushrooms, however you can substitute provolone, gouda cheese, or your favorite cheese
  • Use brioche buns for this beef burger or substitute your favorite type of bun.
  • White mushrooms work well but you can also use baby bella, golden mushrooms, or another type.
  • Substitute soy sauce for the Worcestershire sauce if desired.
  • Use white onion, red onion, or shallots instead of the sweet yellow onion if desired.
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