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Connecticut Elites kick off summer with “Back to the Beach” at TJ’s Burritos



2022 Yelp Elite Squad

What better way to kick off summer than with an amazing “Back to the Beach” Elite event with TJ’s Burritos?! On June 14, the Connecticut Yelp Elite Squad put on their tropical shirts and experienced some serious Key West vibes at the Tiki Bar in the newly renovated TJ’s Burritos in East Granby. 

Elites tried their Longboard appetizer, sampled margarita flights and Bahama Mamas. They also enjoyed burritos and taco samples. One lucky Elite, Zack G, even took on their humongous Pirate Burrito Challenge! And he finished it! Yelp Community Manager Alex also reunited with his old band member, Joe Mandro, to sing a couple of songs together that evening as well. 

TJ’s Burritos mission is “to have every customer who comes through their doors leave impressed and excited to come back again. Without creativity, their ideas and beliefs would not evolve. They pledge to give back to their community and be a valued member of that community.”

Elite Jen H shared, “One of the BEST Taco Tuesdays ever! So much fun to be out with fellow Yelp Elites to try a spot that’s been on my list for a while. A buzzing atmosphere combined with good vibes. The vibe was already set as we got handed margaritas before even making it through the door.”

“What an amazing time we had! The food just kept coming. Thank you Tricia and Jeremy for letting us experience such a great atmosphere. I loved hearing your story and seeing the pride in your work. The tacos and all of the flights were so impressive. TJ’s has such an amazing staff and is a wonderful establishment,” added Elite Erica T. 

A huge thank you to owners Tricia and Jeremy of TJ’s Burritos for welcoming all of the Elites and making their tiki dreams come true. 

Be sure to visit TJ’s Burritos on 3 Turkey Hills Rd in East Granby. 

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