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Phillips: Classic Seafood At Bradley Airport

Terminal A at Bradley International Airport recently expanded its retail offerings considerably, making it a much more welcoming place for travelers. One of its most appealing dining options is Phillips Seafood, an outlet of a limited but popular chain originating a century ago in a seafood processing...

  • Healthful Food For Busy People At Grown

    Healthful Food For Busy People At Grown

    Grown in Middletown perfect for anyone with a hectic schedule seeking healthy, convenient meals. It’s owned by NBA champion Ray Allen and his wife Shannon, who were inspired after their son was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. Now their growing chain of restaurants provide healthy options on-the-go,...

  • Shake Shack Opens in West Hartford

    Shake Shack Opens in West Hartford

    The new Shake Shack in West Hartford's Corbin's Corner filled up quickly after the 11:00 a.m. grand opening. Story here. 

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  • A Magnificent 'Mess' Of A Breakfast At The Shack

    A Magnificent 'Mess' Of A Breakfast At The Shack

    When I hear there's a breakfast called "The Mess," I can't not go out of my way to give it a try. Because, well, I'm a mess, too, and you are what you eat, or what you eat is what you are, or whatever. The Shack in East Lyme (with other locations in Waterford and Groton) is known for its massive...

  • Little Cake Cafe: Simple Breakfast 'How You Like It, All Day Long'

    Little Cake Cafe: Simple Breakfast 'How You Like It, All Day Long'

    Monday could be a bleak day in Newington, because it's the one day you can't get a nice bite of breakfast at Little Cake Café in Market Square. Otherwise, as its menu tells you, "it's "breakfast — always and all ways." And just in case you didn't get that, it's "breakfast — when you like it, how...

      • 75 Center: A Gastropub With Games, Craft Beers, Creative Cuisine

        75 Center: A Gastropub With Games, Craft Beers, Creative Cuisine

        When owners Johnny Migliore and Derrick Lee took over the former Machiavelli's space in downtown Southington, they wanted to create a bigger and better version of their popular 66 Church gastropub in Naugatuck. They appear to have succeeded. 75 Center has caught the attention of a younger demographic...

          • Donut Crazy To Open In West Hartford

            Donut Crazy To Open In West Hartford

            Next-level doughnuts are on their way north, as Donut Crazy plans to open a West Hartford store this summer. The gourmet doughnut shop, which got its start in Fairfield County, will debut its sixth store this summer at 993A Farmington Ave., owner Jason Wojnarowski confirmed Tuesday. Donut Crazy...

          • Disco Chick Takes Wings, Fries Up A Notch

            Disco Chick Takes Wings, Fries Up A Notch

            Mike Boney and John Schauster know a thing or two about niche foods by now. A little over a year ago, the business partners opened Hop Knot on Middletown's Main Street, marrying freshly baked pretzels and craft beer in a carb lover's dream pairing. Six months later, they announced their next concept,...

          • Newington's GoldBurgers To Open Breakfast, Lunch Diner Next Door

            Newington's GoldBurgers To Open Breakfast, Lunch Diner Next Door

            The team behind Newington's favorite offbeat burger joint is looking to branch out and conquer the morning meal. Later this summer, GoldBurgers owner Matt Crowley plans to open 5 And Dime, a breakfast and lunch eatery, next door to his popular fast-casual restaurant known for its creative burgers...

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