6th annual Downtown Sioux Falls Burger Battle

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KSFY) - The 6th annual Downtown Burger Battle began Jan. 2nd and continues throughout January. The South Dakota Cattlemen's Foundation presents the annual event this year.

Twelve restaurants are competing this year, the largest in the history of the event. Those competing are: Blarney Stone Pub, Bread & Circus Sandwich Kitchen, CRAVE American Kitchen & Sushi Bar, Falls Landing Bar & Grill, JL Beers, MacKenzie River Pizza, Grill, & Pub, Ode to Food and Drinks, PAve, Swamp Daddy's Cajun Kitchen, The Market, Tommy Jack's Pub, and Whiley's Tavern.

You can judge the restaurants in five different categories: patty, presentation, toppings, bun, and customer service.

Customers will serve up a total of five points in each of the five categories for the featured burger they try. The burger with the highest average points at the end of the month will win the "Burger Battle" trophy.

Restaurants won't be the only ones winning prizes during the battle; you can enter to win weekly restaurant gift card drawing by posting a photo of a participating burger to social media with the #burgerbattle19.

Voting ends at the end of the month.