| Aug 28, 2014
| 11:56 AM
The unofficial end to summer brings several dining specials to Connecticut restaurants. Indulge in lobster, prime rib and even corn dogs during the long Labor Day weekend.
Max Restaurant Group offers plenty of lobster specials at its restaurants in...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 8:27 AM
Restaurants and vendors from the region gather at The Riverview in Simsbury Aug. 28 at 5:30 p.m. for the annual A Taste in Simsbury event, featuring some of the area's best food and drink.
Participants include Abigail's Grille & Wine Bar, Evergreens at...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Parents and children have been flocking to Randy's Wooster Street Pizza for years, thanks to its whimsical kids' menu, game room and collection of Hot Wheels toy cars. Now the restaurant has been honored for its atmosphere and food, recently nominated...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 6:57 AM
Anderson, Miller, Jones, Greenberg, Cavagnaro, Morton, Grant, Lizotte: These names, instantly recognizable to fans of the greater Hartford dining scene, converged upon one kitchen Tuesday to deliver a one-of-a-kind dining experience for charity.
| Jul 16, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Few venues offer more rustic, natural beauty than vineyards. With rolling green lawns and knotty vines heavy with fruit, they offer gorgeous backdrops for photos and unique spaces for you to customize your ideal event. If you're a food and wine lover, it'...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 4:47 AM
Great, more label reading, just what I wanted!
My dad was a big believer in the clean plate club. When I was little, my mom would make us a balanced meal, generally consisting of some meat, a veggie and a carb. My siblings and I were expected to eat...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 6:38 AM
You've got another week to enjoy Taste of Hartford menus at three city restaurants, which have decided to extend the deal through Aug. 10.
At Costa del Sol, the $25 three-course menu includes choice of starter and entrees of grilled salmon with orange...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Bigger is better for Bear's Smokehouse, which opened its new Hartford location at 89 Arch Street Monday.
The new Bear's is a 2,300-square foot industrial-style space with 60 seats, including a balcony. The Kansas City-style barbecue joint, which got its...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:41 AM
Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana is reportedly expanding north to the Bay State. The New Haven original is looking to open in Brookline, Mass. next year, in the space currently occupied by The Fireplace restaurant.
The Fireplace issued a press release...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Fleming's Steakhouse and Wine Bar in West Hartford hosts a Veuve Clicquot dinner Aug. 8 at 6:30 p.m., presenting five courses paired with the premium French champagnes.
Hors d'oeuvres: artichoke bruschetta, sea salt popcorn and oysters on the...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 12:28 PM
You may know Aarón Sánchez from the Food Network ("Chopped," "Best Thing I Ever Ate," "Next Iron Chef") and now he's joining the Connecticut restaurant scene. The celebrity chef is bringing his Latin cuisine to Stamford with the 250-seat Paloma, opening...