Nutrients per serving

  • Calories  352
  • Protein  27 g
  • Carbohydrates  27 g
  • Fat  15 g
  • Cholesterol  126 mg
  • Sodium  292 mg
  • Potassium  458 mg
  • Phosphorus  260 mg
  • Calcium  92 mg
  • Fiber  1.5 g

Renal and renal diabetic food choices

  • 3 meat
  • 2 starch
  • 1/2 vegetable, medium potassium

Carbohydrate choices

2

Helpful hints

  • These burgers need no ketchup or mustard. They are full of flavor!
  • One large onion yields 1 cup chopped.
  • Adjust seasonings and use less if you are not using the Mrs. Dash grilling blend.

Write a Comment

Already have a myDaVita.com account? Sign in to review. If not, register now.

Tell us what you think.

All comments will be approved by a DaVita teammate and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive. For more information, please see frequently asked questions.

Providing information through this page is strictly voluntary, and any information you provide will be governed by our Website Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. We are not collecting this information in our capacity as a health care provider, and any information we provide through our website is informational in nature and should not be considered medical or professional advice.

What's everyone saying?

9 Comments | Average User Rating:
Lisa’s Awesome Burgers
Shastri says:
2

Have a hard time with 292mg of sodium is including the sodium from the hamburger bun or is this just the patty meat? Slider size may be lower overall - 2 ounce patties plus a slider bun is a good option. Dietitian comment: The analysis includes a regular size hamburger bun.

Jul. 09, 2017, 10:50 AM
Lisa’s Awesome Burgers
belowpar says:
3

I use 93/7 ground beef for my burgers etc. it only has 250 mg potassium, something I have to watch closely. You may want to use this for a good option.

Jun. 22, 2017, 8:58 AM
Lisa’s Awesome Burgers
Sweet62 says:
5

Is ketchup and mustard all right on a Hamburger? Dietitian comment: Yes it is. Stick with 1 teaspoon of each to minimize sodium.

Mar. 06, 2017, 10:50 AM
Lisa’s Awesome Burgers
12patches says:
5

Is there a reason for listing this twice? One with a pic the other without. Dietitian comment: Yes, there are 2 different portions (4 vs. 6) for those on a lower vs. higher protein eating plan.

Jan. 24, 2017, 3:44 AM
Lisa’s Awesome Burgers
Norka33 says:
0

Can my daddy have 292 mg sodium if he is dialysis and diabetis patient?? Dietitian comment: Yes, this is an acceptable amount of sodium for an entrée. A low-sodium meal for a 2,000 mg sodium diet (considered low sodium) is around 600 mg.

Jul. 02, 2016, 7:43 AM
Lisa’s Awesome Burgers
Juliem13 says:
5

Made them twice already. The name is correct, they are AWESOME!!

May. 28, 2015, 10:20 PM
Lisa’s Awesome Burgers
TonyC713 says:
3

how would this be using turkey instead of beef?Dietitian comment: Great switch to reduce saturated fat and cholesterol. Sodium,potassium and phosphorus are similar with this change.

Mar. 11, 2015, 8:02 PM
Lisa’s Awesome Burgers
marianna says:
2

Sound wonderful. But flavor isn't all these burgers are full of. WOW....is that a kidney-friendly potassium level?

Jan. 12, 2012, 7:32 AM
Lisa’s Awesome Burgers
says:
2

Is the potassium content of 1 serving correct? Does each burger contain 458mg of K+, if so where does it come from? thank you Moderator: Yes this is correct. Each ounce of meat contributes 100 mg potassium. The remainder is from the onion and seasonings. Even the bun has some potassium.

Jun. 25, 2009, 2:15 PM

Have No Fear, Diet Helper is Here

Get kidney-friendly meal plans with DaVita Diet Helper.

Start Today

Subscribe to DaVita Eat Smart

Get personalized online nutrition support from a kidney dietitian for a low fee.

Get Started