| Jul 1, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Start the Independence Day celebrations early - or extend them through the weekend - with these special restaurant deals.
Plan B Burger Bar, 1000 West Columbus Avenue, Springfield, hosts a "backyard barbecue" with a view of the Springfield fireworks...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Manchester's favorite throwback dairy bar, Shady Glen, is well-known for its dramatic "winged" burger with four slices of griddle-crisped cheese. But its chocolate chip ice cream just earned a nod in Food Network Magazine's "50 States, 50 Ice Cream...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Connecticut's burgers keep racking up the national accolades. The latest in the spotlight is Plan B Burger Bar, recently named one of Food & Wine's readers' picks for best burger. The magazine polled readers to share their favorites across the country....
| Jun 20, 2013
| 2:09 PM
It's been a good week for Connecticut on the burger front.
Two of the state's most noteworthy burgers made it to The Daily Meal's 40 Best Burgers in America list, announced Wednesday. Taking honors were the hyper-regional steamed cheeseburger at Ted's...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 4:15 AM
It's just a little, grey building.
Nothing special, really.
But the Snack Shack at our favorite Little League field turned out to be my phone booth, transforming me into a different Mom.
It was my evening to volunteer. Ben helped me unlock the...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 6:30 AM
TD Homer's in Southington brings back its popular Free Gourmet Burger promotion Tuesday, Feb. 26 from 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Choose from TD's lineup, including the Coach's Burger (lettuce, tomato, Bermuda onion); the Big BBQ, the San Francisco Sour Dough...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 4:36 PM
Corey's Catsup & Mustard opened five years ago this week on Manchester's Main Street, and the burger joint celebrates the anniversary Thursday and Friday with $5 burgers and $1 Bud Lights.
The restaurant, Corey Wry's second venture in the city, was...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 4:16 PM
Plan B Burger Bar in Milford plans a chocoholic-friendly menu during the week of Valentine's Day, Feb. 11 through 17.
The specials include appetizers and salads, pasta, desserts and drinks: chocolate black bean soup, chocolate flatbread, chocolate...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Don your most ornate hat and head to these spots to drink bourbon, eat Kentucky-inspired fare and watch "the most exciting two minutes in sports" this Saturday.
Max Downtown, 185 Asylum Street, Hartford, hosts a Derby party at 3 p.m. The event...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 2:24 PM
Plan B Burger Bar's recent expansion has caught the eye of Inc. Magazine once again. The publication has honored the company's hiring efforts with an inaugural Hire Power award, which salutes American job creators.
The better-burger chain, with six...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 5:42 AM
Chances are good that someone in your family has to keep a close watch on what he or she eats if he or she wants to continue fitting into his or her pants. I live in a house with four skinny guys who eat Pop Tarts as if they’re going out...
| May 23, 2012
| 7:47 AM
By Linda Giuca
Willie Nelson’s song “On the Road Again,” could double as the theme for summer vacationers taking to the road for some R&R. Whether that road trip is a quick daycation or the beginning of a lengthier break...