Eat This Not That, a food and nutrition website, formed a list of “The Best Burger in Every State” and named Connecticut’s Best, House Burger at Riley’s Hot Dog & Gourmet Burger in New Britain.
“You can’t go wrong with the restaurant’s signature burger, which features American cheese, burger sauce, lettuce, tomato and onion,” the website wrote in the April review. . “If you want something more adventurous, Riley’s also serves burgers topped with macaroni and cheese and jalapeño poppers.”
This isn’t the first time Riley’s food has caught the eye of national critics. In September 2021, MSN has released a list of the best hot dogs in each state.
“With such an extensive hot dog menu, it’s hard to choose at Riley’s Hot Dog & Burger Gourmet. All of the hot dogs get rave reviews, but two highlights are the classic Chili Cheese Dog with Riley’s Meat Sauce, Cheddar Sauce and onions, and the Loco Taco Dog with seasoned ground beef, taco sauce, lettuce, tomatoes and nacho chips,” MSN wrote. .
And in the summer of 2020, Business Insider has compiled a list of the best fries in every state. Riley came out on top. “At Riley’s Hot Dog & Burger Gourmet in New Britain, customers can choose between the place’s original lightly salted fries, Cajun fries, or get a double order… smothered with toppings,” Business Insider wrote.
Riley’s, which started as a food truck in 2010 and became a brick-and-mortar store in 2014, is located at 61 Glen St. It’s open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. a.m. on Saturday. Closed Sunday and Monday. rileysgourmet.com.
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