NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- Any way you flip it, the burger is one of America’s favorite foods. We asked for your top picks in the county; five finalists are in the running with each being profiled this week.
Who Has the Best Burger in Fairfield County?
Bogey's Grille & Tap Room, Norwalk
Joey C's Boathouse Cantina & Grill, Stratford
Gates Restaurant, New Canaan
The Hideaway, Ridgefield
Little Pub, Fairfield, Wilton, Greenwich, Ridgefield
Who will win? It’s up to you, so let your fingers do the clicking. Voting ends 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 28 . You can vote multiple times, albeit once per day.
What Makes It Patty Perfect: The burger at Gates is made with a 28-day dry aged blend of brisket, short rib and chuck. It is topped with American cheese, bacon, lettuce, tomato and onion and served on a brioche bun.
At lunchtime, Gates offers two additional styles: BBQ and M&O. The BBQ style is topped with Swiss, crispy fried onions and housemate BBQ sauce while the M & O is topped with sautéed mushrooms, crispy onions and Swiss cheese.
Dig In: 10 Forest St., (203) 966-8666; www.gatesrestaurant.com/