Food & Drink

Bars in Greater Hartford Area

  • Liquor Cabinet: Rizzuto's, West Hartford

    Liquor Cabinet: Rizzuto's, West Hartford

    Rizzuto's in West Hartford has launched its mid-summer happy hour featuring a list of summer cocktails paired with special small plates for $10. The bar also offers a long list of year-round signature cocktails and house infusions. Happy hour runs Monday through Friday, 4 to 7 p.m.; late-night...

  • New Cocktail Menu At The Half Door

    New Cocktail Menu At The Half Door

    The Half Door is a Hartford staple making moves to stay with the times. The pub is now featuring a new cocktail menu featuring spins on traditional classics, fresh ingredients and some pretty cool drink names. Don't worry, they assure us they're still pouring those pints and Jameson shots, too....

  • Classic Cocktails With Unique Profiles At Republic At The Linden

    Classic Cocktails With Unique Profiles At Republic At The Linden

    At Hartford's new Republic at the Linden, which opened in August, the restaurant's attractive bar in the city's historic building has been booming early. The same happened when Republic's first location launched in Bloomfield in 2012, said co-owner Jared Cohen. Part of the appeal? Specialty cocktails...

  • Cocktails From The New Bar At Bear's

    Cocktails From The New Bar At Bear's

    The biggest addition to the Front Street restaurant is the "Bear Cave," which has a full bar with an array of cocktails, engineered to complement the flavor profiles of barbecue. Read story here and take a peek inside the new spot here.

  • Liquor Cabinet: Noble & Co.

    Liquor Cabinet: Noble & Co.

  • The CT Spirits Trail

    The CT Spirits Trail

  • Liquor Cabinet: Bin228 Gastropub

    Liquor Cabinet: Bin228 Gastropub

    For 13 years, downtown diners and theatergoers have flocked to Hartford's Bin228, a cozy and classy wine bar with panini, small plates and cheese and charcuterie. Now it has a brand-new gastropub sibling in Glastonbury, which opened in April. Glastonbury's larger space and full kitchen allows for...

  • Liquor Cabinet: Ted's Montana Grill, Front Street, Hartford

    Liquor Cabinet: Ted's Montana Grill, Front Street, Hartford

    Connecticut's second location of Ted's Montana Grill is officially open in Hartford's Front Street district, and they are shaking up cocktails just as fresh and high-quality as the food cooking up in the kitchen. The philosophies are the same, "best in class" whether you're drinking or eating....

  • Liquor Cabinet: The Hop Knot

    Liquor Cabinet: The Hop Knot

    True to its name, The Hop Knot specializes in pretzels and craft beer, with an impressive lineup of 24 ever-rotating taps and an emphasis on Connecticut breweries. But bar manager Lexi DeRota knew that her beverage menu would need to appeal to everyone. "I love beer, but you can only drink so much...

  • Liquor Cabinet: Herd On Main In Middletown

    Liquor Cabinet: Herd On Main In Middletown

    Herd, Middletown's new steak and fish house, gets experimental with its food menu (pan-seared tuna with balsamic-macerated berries and charred green chickpeas, five-spice calamari with a trio of exotic aiolis) but its cocktails stick with tradition. "If you look at the names … these are all old-school...

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