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  • Pho 68: Complex, Comforting Vietnamese

     Pho 68: Complex, Comforting Vietnamese
    There's always room for more Vietnamese places that serve pho soup and banh mi sandwiches. And so Pho 68 on New Park Avenue is a welcome recent arrival to the West Hartford restaurant scene. It wasn't long ago that news of a restaurant serving banh mi...
  • Best Health Food Store

    Best Health Food Store
    1) Whole Foods 50 Raymond Road  West Hartford (860) 523-8500 340 N. Main St.  West Hartford  (860) 523-7174 55 Welles St.  Glastonbury  (860) 652-9800 www.wholefoodsmarket.com   2) Trader Joe's   3) It's Only Natural Food Market  
  • Best Japanese Restaurant

    Best Japanese Restaurant
    1) Feng Asian Bistro & Lounge 93 Asylum St.  Hartford (860) 549-3364 www.fengrestaurant.com   2) Ginza Japanese Cuisine   3) Sakura Garden  
  • Anything Goes At The Snack Shack

    Anything Goes At The Snack Shack
    It's just a little, grey building. Nothing special, really. But the Snack Shack at our favorite Little League field turned out to be my phone booth, transforming me into a different Mom. It was my evening to volunteer.  Ben helped me unlock the...
  • Virgil's Real BBQ Now Open At Mohegan Sun

     Virgil's Real BBQ Now Open At Mohegan Sun
    Virgil's Real BBQ is now open at Mohegan Sun. This is the third location for the Southern-style barbecue joint, with locations in Manhattan and the Atlantis resort in the Bahamas. The restaurant, with seating for 225 people, is on the upper level of...
  • Bourdain, Ripert Play Devil and Angel in Hartford Appearance

    Bourdain, Ripert Play Devil and Angel in Hartford Appearance
    The title of the show, "Good vs. Evil," seemed fitting enough. TV personality, author and former chef Anthony Bourdain is known for his biting, caustic and often profane wit; French chef and culinary star Eric Ripert is stylish and urbane with a...
  • Late Night Noshes: Keep the party going by treating guests to a special evening snack

    Late Night Noshes: Keep the party going by treating guests to a special evening snack
    From wedges of gourmet grilled cheese to an assortment of fresh donut holes, serving a late-night nosh is both a great way to fuel continued revelry and provide that "wow" factor that guests will really remember and appreciate after hours of drinking....
  • Beyond the Bouquet: Five ways to give your wedding flowers a little extra meaning and flair

    Beyond the Bouquet: Five ways to give your wedding flowers a little extra meaning and flair
    If you’ll only be holding your bridal bouquet for a few minutes, why not make the moment truly memorable by embellishing your bundle of blooms with something more creative than just the standard ribbon? Here are five ways to make your posy really...
  • Daytrippers: Famous Fat Dave's Taxi Food Tour

    Daytrippers: Famous Fat Dave's Taxi Food Tour
    David Freedenberg has an appetite for adventure, and he's making a living off it. After climbing into In his signature Checker cab off 12th Avenue in Manhattan, Freedenberg transforms into his epicurean alter-ego -- "Famous Fat Dave," who chauffeurs...
  • CT Restaurants That Will Show The Giants-Vikings Football Game

    Are you a Giants fan looking to watch tonight's rescheduled game against the Vikings? Here's a list of some of the Connecticut restaurants that will be showing the game: - Black Bear in Hartford - TD Homer's in Southington - Sliders in Berlin -...
  • Can A Restaurant Replace Waiters With iPads?

    Can A Restaurant Replace Waiters With iPads?
    How many times have you wished for more technology in your restaurant experience? A California (of course) startup company is offering to put the menu and the bill on a tablet device that may go a long way to eliminating that human element. For good...