Breakfast Is the Most Important Meal of The Day: Fact or Myth?

Posted on March 15th, 2019 by Chip's Restaurants in Uncategorized

Fluffy pancakes, crispy bacon, hash browns and eggs in every style…what’s not to like about breakfast? It probably goes without saying that here at Chip’s Family Restaurant we are huge fans of the first meal of the day. For years, the general belief has been breakfast is essential to starting your day right and should […]

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Shrove Tuesday: The History Behind the Pancake Holiday

Posted on March 1st, 2019 by Chip's Restaurants in Uncategorized

What is Shrove Tuesday? Shrove Tuesday, often known as Fat Tuesday or Pancake Day, is the day of feasting and celebration before 40 days of fasting known as Lent. Celebrated by Anglo-Saxon Christians, participants would attend confession in order to be “shriven” (forgiven for their sins). A bell rang to call everyone to church. This […]

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10 Interesting Facts All Pancake Lovers Should Know

Posted on February 15th, 2019 by Chip's Restaurants in Uncategorized

Pancakes are a breakfast staple that have been around for centuries, and here at Chip’s Family Restaurant they are near and dear to our heart. The pan-fried flat cakes drenched in sweet syrup have become loved and cherished by breakfast lovers all over the world. There are countless recipe variations such as a cinnamon or […]

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Have Your Next Fundraiser at Chip’s!

Posted on September 20th, 2018 by Chips Restaurants in Uncategorized

When you’re looking to raise some money to support your college sports team, youth organization, or non-profit group, what fundraising ideas typically come to mind? We’re assuming the classics like bake sales, yard sales, or candy sales. While those are all great, how about going for something a bit more tummy-tingling? You can have a […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Lil Chip’s Pancake Truck

Posted on August 29th, 2018 by Chips Restaurants in Uncategorized

Remember how excited you would get as a kid when your mom would tell you that you were having pancakes for dinner? Imagine giving your party guests that same excited feeling. Well, great news — you can with Lil Chip’s Pancake Truck! If you’re wondering what you have to do to have delicious pancakes brought […]

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BOGO Pancakes Through June

Posted on May 24th, 2018 by Chips Restaurants in Uncategorized

Calling all Chip’s Family Restaurant enthusiasts! Bring the family, friends or team out to Chip’s for BOGO (buy one, get one free) pancakes every Tuesday and Wednesday through June! Now that’s an offer you can’t refuse. We’ve been voted “Best Pancakes in Connecticut” nearly a dozen times in the last 10+ years and we’re sharing […]

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