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Forbidden City Happy Hour

Forbidden City Bistro, 335 Main St., Middletown, has introduced a happy hour that runs Wednesdays through Fridays, featuring $7 wines and martinis, $3 beers and $5 small plates. Bar menu bites include beef dumplings, crispy spring roll, fried calamari, edamame dumpling, wontons and chicken satay. Through Sept. 30, try the ¿Lost in Manila¿ martini (Asian rum, Kalamansi Asian lime and mango compote) with a choice from the bar menu for $10. Information: 860-343-7988,