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Plan B Burger Bar

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138 Park Rd, West Hartford, CT 06119
(860) 231-1199
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11:30 am - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 12:30 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 1:30 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night

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  • 36
    Excellent
  • 42
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food. Good atmosphere

Every once in a while you get that craving for a burger. Plan B is there to fill that craving. The food is great and the atmosphere is sweet. I especially like sitting around the bar area. One added bonus about it's location is the easy parking

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 30, 2015
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 NEW

Every once in a while you get that craving for a burger. Plan B is there to fill that craving. The food is great and the atmosphere is sweet. I especially like sitting around the bar area. One added bonus about it's location is the easy parking

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Meriden, CT
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141 reviews 141 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

My wife and I brought our 10 year old grandson to Plan B for lunch recently. They have a terrific beer selection and good information to assist you in trying something new. They rate the alcohol level and the bitterness level as well as the color, brewery and price. The burgers are terrific, of course, but so are the nachos.... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We come here on a pretty regular basis, and it is always a good time. I don't think I've ever had a bad experience. The servers are all nice and polite. The burgers are of course amazing, I think I've had at least 4 of their different burgers and they were all great. Also love their selection of local brews... More 

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Reston, Virginia
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249 reviews 249 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

This is a well designed bar with a dark wood interior and good beer selection. We stumbled upon this when we found ourselves trapped in W. Hartford due to very heavy traffic on the freeway. After seating our party there was initially no table service and I had to walk to the bar and serve myself. Cesar salad was decent... More 

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Always crowded, good food, good drinks, fresh ingredients. Bar serves lots of beers on tap, but I go for the cosmos. Service is excellent and always with a smile. Lack of parking in the neighborhood is the only down side.

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West Hartford, Connecticut
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90 reviews 90 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

The burgers here are amazing - I had a burger salad - which is essentially a cheese burger with bacon atop a salad with pickles on the side, fries, lettuce, tomatoes, etc with a special dressing similar to thousand island. It was really wonderful - normally I remove the bun anyway so I did not miss it at all. The... More 

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New York City, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Whether you prefer the pretzel bun, lettuce or traditional they have a burger for you! I went with cheese & bacon with tater tots and my fiancé went for the Cuban with traditional fries. Delicious! And a craft beer or a spicy Bloody Mary and your lunch is complete. Worth the visit!

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Connecticut
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

When this place opened we could not get enough. The burgers seemed to be better then even Max Burger in West Hartford which is a really terrific burger restaurant. The bourbon menu is extensive and we love bourbon. We really enjoy that part of Plan B quite a bit. But, the quality of the food has gone down while the... More 

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Plan B, Manager at Plan B Burger Bar, responded to this review

Hi Mike, Thank you very much for taking the time to share you experience with us. We are sorry to hear your most resent visit to Plan B West Hartford did not live up to the standards you've comet to expect from us. If our burgers aren't juicy and delicious than we aren't doing our job. We apologize that your... More 

Newington, Connecticut
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39 reviews 39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

This restaurant is popular and busy. Went for a late lunch (no reservations accepted), told the wait would be 35 minutes (0nly 10 or so) (smart strategy by hostess)anyway very nice menu with lots of good choices. My order was perfect My husband asked fro pink and go well done however he enjoyed it anyway because it was so juicy.... More 

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New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We visited today. Four adults and three children. We ordered our food (all burgers). All meals were accurate except mine. The service was prompt. The food was pricey. But after admitting she'd gotten my order wrong- she didn't offer to fix it. It was off putting. In general, I find the food is tasty but pricey and the service just... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 138 Park Rd, West Hartford, CT 06119
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  West Hartford
  • Phone Number: (860) 231-1199

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Monday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:30 am
Friday
11:30 am - 1:30 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 1:30 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?