Rocky’s Burger

Nestled neatly into the restaurant and bars along Water Street is a small, 50 seat establishment called Rocky’s. Opened in May of 2015, the bar offers a full menu and bar, and even two dart boards, if you’re looking to try your hand at something different. With it being the holiday season, several Foodies members...

The Flying Rhino’s Trailblazer Burger

The Flying Rhino: a Shrewsbury Street staple for many years, seemingly feels like the grandfather of the street of restaurants that has seen a rapid renaissance in the culinary department over the last five years. So to have that type of following, and the longevity to remain a mainstay in such an urban jungle of...

Mashed Burger from J. Anthony’s Italian Grill

A casual Monday night trip to Walmart and a hankering for everyone’s favorite All-American “sandwich” brought me to J. Anthony’s Italian Grill on Route 20 on the Auburn/Oxford line. Once again, this is another establishment that I drive by regularly and the parking lot always seems to be filled to capacity, even on weekdays. On...

Vintage Grille’s Bumper-to-Bumper Burger

My quest for burger bliss brings me back to Shrewsbury Street to the Vintage Grille. Formerly Junior’s, this unique restaurant setup occupies and old garage and mechanic shop. The garage bay doors still function and offer open air seating during the summer months. Being the tail end of summer, the doors were still open with...

British Beer Company’s Turkey Burger

For those of you familiar with Shrewsbury Street, you will know that there’s a relatively new kid on the block taking over where the old Coral Seafood and the Urban Kitchen used to reside. That restaurant would be the British Beer Company (or BBC for short). Those of you who might remember both spots would...

BT’s Bison Burger

Although the Bison Burger from B.T.'s Smokehouse in Sturbridge wasn't served as advertised the quality of the meat saved the day despite thinking, what if?