Food & Drink


'Farm To Street' Dinner Transforms Hartford's Trinity Street

Under a breezy summer evening sky and strings of twinkling lights, Hartford's Trinity Street was transformed into an open-air dinner party for about 200 guests Saturday, as the annual Farm to Street event returned for its second year.  The unique "bring your own dinner" gathering (with appetizer...

  • Pictures: Bin228 Gastropub

    Bin228 Gastropub

    The Bin228 Gastropub's menu is significantly larger than its Hartford sibling's, and that concept "gives you license to really do almost anything you want as far as the food goes," says owner  Alicia Roncari says. Read story here.

  • Pictures: Abbott's Lobster In The Rough

    Abbott's Lobster In The Rough

     Abbott's Lobster in the Rough in Noank has earned widespread praise for its Connecticut-style hot lobster rolls, with a quarter-pound of butter-bathed meat on a toasted hamburger bun, and its whole steamed lobster dinners, featuring a wide selection of sizes from 1-1/4 up to 10 pounds.  Read story...

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  • Treva, Àvert Partners Plan West Hartford Mediterranean Restaurant

    Treva, A'Vert Partners Plan West Hartford Mediterranean Restaurant

    The site of the former Plimpton's store in West Hartford will soon be home to Zohara, a restaurant with a Mediterranean and Israeli-inspired menu by the operators of two other popular town eateries.

      • Cure In Unionville To Host Orlando Fundraiser

        Cure In Unionville To Host Orlando Fundraiser

        In response to Sunday's mass shooting at Orlando's Pulse nightclub, Unionville's Cure Restaurant will host an all-day fundraiser, "More Love Less Hate," Wednesday. The restaurant will donate 10 percent of the day’s sales and a portion of tips to support shooting victims and their families. The...

      • Father's Day Dining In Connecticut

        Father's Day Dining In Connecticut

        These restaurants celebrate dad with Father's Day brunches, dinner, cookouts and other special events. All listings are for June 19 unless otherwise specified. The Fresh Salt restaurant at Saybrook Point Inn, 2 Bridge St., Old Saybrook, has a Father's Day brunch from 10:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m., featuring...

          • Pictures: Stella's & Mazie's

            Stella's & Mazie's

            The small Capitol Avenue lunch spot, named for their respective mothers, serves an ever-changing variety of West African, Caribbean and American dishes. Read story here.

          • Pictures: Collins Creamery

            Collins Creamery

            Collins Creamery has earned a loyal following for its ice cream made from farm-fresh milk. Click through the gallery to see a few of their dozens of  flavors. Read story here.