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#WhataLoveContest Winners - These fans' love stories scored them Whataburger for a Year

From first dates to post-wedding visits … from late nights with your pals, to late nights with your newborn … you’ve inspired us with your #Whatalove.

Winner #1

Windcrest, TX - Carole and James’ first date was at the original Whataburger in Corpus Christi – and they’re still going strong. Congrats on 52 years (and counting!) of wedded bliss.

Winner #2

San Antonio, TX - Bridgedette and Larry celebrated their engagement at Whataburger and just keep on coming back. Since their wedding on Feb. 25, 2012, the couple has dined at Whataburger on the 25th of each month. (Plus regular visits in between.)

Winner #3

College Station, TX - From late nights on the town to late nights with their bundle of joy, Chrissy and Cody have made Whataburger a part of all the big moments in their life. And it’s working out perfectly.

Here are some other #WhataLove goals:

Best Galentine's Date

Fries before guys … these BFFs pulled out all the stops for a night of fine dining.

Most Romantic

A sunset scene, a quiet night, and a medium Whataburger drink. #goals

Most Dapper Dog

What else would you get for your best Friend? Especially when he's such a good boy?

Best Fairytale Ending

The sizzle of the grill was music to their ears when these lovebirds met on the job at Whataburger almost 21 years ago.

Best WhataWedding

Sealed with a kiss. And a Whataburger.


Best Whataburger-Themed Photo Shoot

Here’s an idea for the couple who wants to celebrate their love of each other – and comfort food.

Best Family Dinner

Holly takes her two sons to Whataburger every Friday to unwind as a family. The boys are in 5th and 6th grade now – and started this tradition when the oldest was in kindergarten!

Best Whataburger Adventure

For when you want the best seat in the house. Or, the car.


Best Long Distance BFFs

When you can’t be together, let your love of Whataburger keep you close.

Best Poem

Not only are these two some of the best-dressed fans we’ve ever seen, their poetry power is strong: Ketchup is red, your eyes are blue/Without you and Whataburger, I don’t know what I’d do.

Whataburger has focused on its fresh, made-to-order burgers and friendly customer service since 1950 when Harmon Dobson opened the first Whataburger as a small roadside burger stand in Corpus Christi, Texas. Today, the company is headquartered in San Antonio with more than 900 locations across its 14-state footprint and sales of more than $3 billion annually. Whataburger is a 2022 Top Workplaces winner. The brand has more than 50,000 Family Members (employees) and more than 60 million customers who like to customize their Whataburgers just like they like it. Visit whataburger.com for more information. To apply for Whataburger jobs, visit whataburger.com/careers.