March is Irish-American Heritage Month, which coincides with the Irish national holiday on March 17th, Saint Patrick's Day. What's more, nearly 1 in 5 Connecticut residents have Irish ancestors, a much higher ratio than the national average, as stated by the U.S. Census Bureau. In celebration of Irish-American Heritage Month, here are some of the local Irish establishments. Do you know of another? Let us know.

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