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BGR Burger Joint

983 Farmington Avenue, West Hartford, CT
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Ranked #84 of 158 Restaurants in West Hartford
Cuisines: Hamburgers
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- Jan 16, 2013
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English first
Bloomfield CT. USA
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110 reviews 110 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

R.I.P.- They went the way of so many others that have tried to cash in on the "expensive burger" market in West Hartford Center. We ate there once with the kids and I'm not surprised that they didn't make it. Just another burger joint that charges 11-12.95 for a $7 dollar burger

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Rocky Hill, Connecticut
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66 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

Love their variety and types of burgers and toppings, as well as their 100+ soda flavors!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2012 via mobile

One of the few night out with out kids so we headed over here for dinner. I know big spender. I had the Greek and my wife had the regular with beacon & cheese. The burgers are very good, the Greek was also messy. The fries tasted good but the onion rings were a bit over done. My wife had... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2012 via mobile

This is a great place to get a real hearty burger you can't find at McDonalds or Burger King.

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2012 via mobile

From the second you walk in, you know that you will know that it will be great. You see the covers of the great rock albums. You see a great atmosphere and bright colors. That doesnt even compare to the burgers. They are well cooked with a ton of flavor. I would recommend this place to anyone.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2012

Go to the counter and order your burger. The more you put on the burger, the more the cost. Fries, drinks, etc. are all extra. Since the burgers are all cooked right to order they come to the table quite hot and juicy. The prices are pretty much the same at other burger places in West Hartford. Small and friendly... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

For four of us to have lunch at this counter service burger joint, it cost $70. That's an expensive burger lunch. Also, the much-touted soda machine (you pick the brand/type of soda and then you get tons of varieties to choose from -- cherry coke, raspberry coke, vanilla coke, blueberry coke, you get the picture) is a big disappointment. All... More

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