How to cook frozen hamburger patties in oven?

In this brief article, we are going to answer the question “how to cook frozen hamburger patties in oven?”. We will also discuss how to store hamburger patties. In the end, we will discuss how to defrost the Hamburger patties.

How to cook frozen hamburger patties in oven?

Cook the frozen hamburger patties in the oven for 25 minutes at a temperature of 425° Fahrenheit, turning them over halfway through the cooking time.

Make sure your oven is preheated to 425° Fahrenheit, slightly butter a wire cooling rack.

Next prepare the burgers by seasoning them and setting them up. Season one side of the patties and place it on the wire rack with seasoned side downwards.

To assure proper cooking of the patties, separate them apart. Then, season the other side.

Let the burgers bake for about 25 minutes on the center rack of the oven. After 15 minutes, it’s up to you whether you want to turn the patties.

Now toast the buns and add cheese. Start topping each burger with the cheese and put into the oven for 1-2 minutes until the cheese completely melted. 

Turn off the heat when done. And fill the burgers with your preferred toppings and flavors.

The degree of “doneness” sought for may also influence the cooking time.

This simple dish can be prepared in 30 minutes and needs just four ingredients (Frozen beef patties, Hamburger buns, Seasonings, Cheese).

Alternative ways to cook a hamburger

Make a burger using the cooked meat, the toasted bread, and the melted cheese. Pack it in aluminum foil. Place inside of the oven for two minutes. 

Put away and unwrap. Burgers taste best when served warm, with the bread toasted and the cheese melted to perfection.

This is a fantastic method for serving a large number of people burgers with no advance preparation. Do not bother with cooking times; simply stack as many hamburgers as you need on the rack.

Even frozen hamburger patties may be cooked in an air fryer! You may only be able to get one or two patties at a time, depending on the size of your basket. Place in an air fryer and bake at 375° Fahrenheit for about 20 minutes.

How to defrost the Hamburger patties?

Bringing frozen hamburger patties to room temperature. Letting them defrost in the fridge at 40 degrees Fahrenheit is the most efficient approach to thaw them.

Ground beef may be defrosted quickly by placing it in a plastic bag and placing it under cold running water or by placing it in a bowl of cold water.

Replace the water in the bowl every 30 minutes. Repeatedly flip the meat over while cooking. Meat defrosted in this method should be cooked right away.

While defrosting in the microwave for a few minutes can help, it may compromise the final product’s quality. 

A microwave often starts cooking the outside of burgers before the inside is fully defrosted, which can change the texture of the cooked hamburgers rubbery.

There are a lot of different ways that you may reheat these hamburger patties. In order to heat them up, you may put them in a preheated oven at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for 1-2 minutes. You can also put them in the microwave oven for 20 – 30 seconds.

How to store hamburger patties?

When you’re storing raw meat in the refrigerator, be sure to put it in the packaging it came in. After that, place the raw meat on a tray and store it on the lowest shelf.

Store hamburgers in an airtight container or securely wrapped in tin foil. Put them in a single layer within a freezer bag on the tray, and then immediately put the tray in the freezer.They may be stored in the refrigerator for up to three days.

Burgers that have been frozen before shouldn’t be re-frozen.


In this brief article, we answered the question “How to cook frozen hamburger patties in oven?”. We also discussed how to store hamburger patties. In the end, we discussed how to defrost the Hamburger patties.


Hi, I am Charlotte, I love cooking and in my previous life, I was a chef. I bring some of my experience to the recipes on this hub and answer your food questions.