On the burger trail


On the Burger Trail: The double cheeseburger at Oscar's Frozen Custard

Published Aug. 3, 2020

Despite their expansion, Oscar's Frozen Custard is still the sort of spot where you might experience serendipitous delights like a fresh, slightly warm house-made waffle cone or stopping by on a day when they serve not just one, but two, custard flavors of the day (Tuesdays).


On the Burger Trail: Lori Fredrich's top 10 (favorite) burgers

Published May 28, 2020

Lori Fredrich has been hiking the Burger Trail since 2017. Along the way, she's uncovered some delicious burgers. Here are her TOP 10 favorites, all but one of which are currently available for take-out or curbside pick-up.


On the Burger Trail: The Big Ebs at Club Charlies

Published March 9, 2020

As bars go, Club Charlies errs on the classy side with its vibrant red-hued walls, playful brightly colored art and bits of wisdom (in the form of quotes) strategically painted here and yon. But how are there burgers?


On the Burger Trail: The Mean Jean at Fuzzy's Sports Pub & Grill

Published Feb. 24, 2020

Last summer, Lori Fredrich trekked out to Waukesha to explore the wonders of Fuzzy's Sports Pub and Grill, a neighborhood bar that's known as much for its breakfast as it is for drinks. And she made a note that she'd be back for their burger. This was the week.