Road food is cuisine for the traveler. It's what we find in shacks, food trucks and small town restaurants while out on the open road.

In Connecticut, there is no shortage of great spots for the foodies at heart. Using Yelp reviews and, we were able to find plenty of authentic road food hamburgers, tacos and fries.

Click through the slideshow above to check them out. is a trusted foodie site based off of the book "Roadfood" by Michael and Jane Stern. The Sterns met right here in Connecticut, at a pizza place in New Haven. Now they travel the country in pursuit of great road food, happily ever after.