Connecticut Travel Guide

Find out where to get some of the most unique burgers in Connecticut.


Activities
JMS Metal Products
This local factory makes the steam boxes used to cook Connecticut’s famous steamed cheeseburgers.
  • 7 Marshall Street
  • Wallingford, CT 06492 US

JMS Metal Products

This local factory makes the steam boxes used to cook Connecticut’s famous steamed cheeseburgers.
7 Marshall Street Wallingford, CT, US
Phone: +1 203-269-6868

Hotels
The Study at Yale
This sophisticated hotel features a library filled with books penned by Yale authors, lounge chairs, an array of periodicals and a 24-hour café – perfect for reflecting on a long day of sightseeing.
  • 1157 Chapel Street
  • New Haven, CT 06511 US

The Study at Yale

This sophisticated hotel features a library filled with books penned by Yale authors, lounge chairs, an array of periodicals and a 24-hour café – perfect for reflecting on a long day of sightseeing.
1157 Chapel Street New Haven, CT, US
Phone: +1 800-230-4134

Restaurants & Bars
Louis’ Lunch
The oldest hamburger restaurant in America, Louis’ Lunch has been serving hamburgers since 1900 when Louis Lassen created the American staple by putting ground steak scraps between 2 pieces of bread.
  • 263 Crown Street
  • New Haven, CT 06511 US

Louis’ Lunch

The oldest hamburger restaurant in America, Louis’ Lunch has been serving hamburgers since 1900 when Louis Lassen created the American staple by putting ground steak scraps between 2 pieces of bread.
263 Crown Street New Haven, CT, US
Phone: +1 203-562-5507
Ted’s Restaurant
Since 1959, Ted’s has been serving the Connecticut classic steamed cheeseburger, topped with gooey Vermont cheddar and placed on a fluffy white bun.
  • 1046 Broad Street
  • Meriden, CT 06450 US

Ted’s Restaurant

Since 1959, Ted’s has been serving the Connecticut classic steamed cheeseburger, topped with gooey Vermont cheddar and placed on a fluffy white bun.
1046 Broad Street Meriden, CT, US
Shady Glen
The burger at this ‘50s-style diner is a true original. The ground sirloin burger is topped with a “crown” of crispy, fried cheese.
  • 840 Middle Turnpike East
  • Manchester, CT 06040 US

Shady Glen

The burger at this ‘50s-style diner is a true original. The ground sirloin burger is topped with a “crown” of crispy, fried cheese.
840 Middle Turnpike East Manchester, CT, US
Phone: +1 860-649-4245
Harry’s Place
Opened in 1920 by original owner Harry Schmuckler, Harry’s Place is a classic American burger joint. Top your burger with their show-stealing sautéed onions, cooked fresh every morning with a generous amount of butter and paprika.
  • 104 Broadway St
  • Colchester, CT 06415 US

Harry’s Place

Opened in 1920 by original owner Harry Schmuckler, Harry’s Place is a classic American burger joint. Top your burger with their show-stealing sautéed onions, cooked fresh every morning with a generous amount of butter and paprika.
104 Broadway St Colchester, CT, US
Phone: +1 860-537-2410

Transportation
Tweed New Haven Regional Airport
Located about 3 miles from central New Haven, this small airport prides itself on quick service and short lines.
  • 155 Burr Street
  • East Haven, CT 06512 US

Tweed New Haven Regional Airport

Located about 3 miles from central New Haven, this small airport prides itself on quick service and short lines.
155 Burr Street East Haven, CT, US
Phone: +1 203-466-8833
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