The Burger Files

From: Wendy's UKProduced by: Fresh Air ProductionHosted on:

The world is full of bad burgers, from soggy lettuce to raw patties... and rock-hard buns. It’s terrifying, and it’s a crime. Yet, we've been both willing and unwitting victims of these Burger Crimes for too long.

No more. It's time we fully open the Burger Files and embark on a relentless pursuit of truth, conducting a full-scale investigation into this gastronomic horror.

'The Burger Files by Wendy's UK' is more than a podcast; it's a revelation. Unearthing chilling, real-life bad burger stories from real people, it unveils the grim reality of burger horrors, akin to the darkest true crime tales. Make no mistake, burger crimes are genuine offenses... and we need some answers, justice must be served.

But no justice can be served on an empty stomach. For a limited time, Wendy’s Baconator, 100% fresh, zero crime, is available with a buy one, get the second half off deal.

Conditions apply:

Buy 1 Baconator®, get a 2nd Baconator 50% off redeemable only at kiosk with voucher code FRESHBURGERS, all one word.  Offer valid 25 September to 29 October 2023 at participating Wendy’s® UK locations for customers 18 years old and over.  Excludes Breakfast Baconator.  Limit one use per customer during the offer period.  Not valid for mobile or delivery orders, in a combo or with any other coupon, discount or offer.  


Writer - Joel Morris


Sara Barron - Nina Noonan

Natasha Hodgson - Jane

Ewan Bailey - Male Characters

Laura Shavin - Female Characters

Jason Forbes - Male Characters

Produced by Fresh Air and Mighty Bunny for VMLY&R and Wendy’s UK

CategoryTrue CrimeFictionComedy FictionDramaComedyArtsFood
Show formatScripted
Episode Count8 since
The Burger Files

The Data

Production stylePodcast agency - full service research, scripting, guests, production, editing
LanguageBritish English