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  • Best New Restaurant

    Best New Restaurant
    1) Oak Haven Table & Bar 932 State St. New Haven (203) 215-6795 www.oakhaventableandbar.com 2) ROA Restaurant & Cafe 3) SeaGrass Grill
  • Best Soul Food Restaurant

    Best Soul Food Restaurant
    1) Uncle Willie's BBQ 403 Saw Mill Road West Haven (203) 479-4017 225 West St #3 Seymour (203) 881-8102 unclewilliesbbq.net 2) Mama Mary's Soul Food 3) Cast Iron Soul Restaurant & Catering
  • Best New Bar

    Best New Bar
    1) Krust Woodfired Pizza & Bourbon Bar 686 Main St. Middletown (860) 358-9816 krustpizzabar.com Voters Said: Great pizza, fantastic bourbons! 2) Sliders Sports Bar and Grill 3) a'VERT Brasserie
  • Smoke Box BBQ Opens In Hamden

    Smoke Box BBQ Opens In Hamden
    Jason Sobocinski's love for cheese is well-documented. But he loves barbecue, too. And thanks to a lucky equipment find, he's brought another one of his food passions to life in the New Haven area, introducing Smoke Box BBQ on Whitney Avenue in Hamden...
  • Mill at 2T Closed For Renovations; Changing Menu Offerings

    Mill at 2T Closed For Renovations; Changing Menu Offerings
    The Mill at 2T in Simsbury's Tariffville section is closing through April 1 for renovations. "We are keeping the physical space size and shape the same. We are giving the floor, decor, and tables and chairs a complete makeover," co-owner and executive...
  • Brownstone Cafe Opens in West Hartford

    Brownstone Cafe Opens in West Hartford
    Describing itself as a place for "modern, rustic comfort food," Brownstone Cafe plans its grand opening in West Hartford Thursday, March 20. The Oakwood Avenue restaurant is owned by Vin and Jen Keola, who've owned and operated Pintore Catering in...
  • Mario Batali Plans Tarry Lodge Restaurant in New Haven

    Mario Batali Plans Tarry Lodge Restaurant in New Haven
    Mario Batali is looking to expand his restaurant group to the Elm City. The celebrity chef is planning to open a Tarry Lodge eatery in New Haven, according to Yale University's office of New Haven and State Affairs. The building at 278 Park St. is owned...
  • Bartender Zack Torcello Talks Homemade Infusions

    Bartender Zack Torcello Talks Homemade Infusions
    What booze is the best value? Here, our wines are by the bottle. Nothing is over $30. If you go down the road, the same bottles are over $30. Everything is available by the glass as well. We probably go through more wine than anything else. How did...
  • Anderson, Viehland Nominated For James Beard Foundation Awards

    Anderson, Viehland Nominated For James Beard Foundation Awards
    Two Connecticut chefs have landed on the list of semifinalists for the 2014 James Beard Foundation awards in the Best Chef: Northeast category. Tyler Anderson of Millwright's in Simsbury and Joel Viehland of Community Table in Washington have made the...
  • 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...
  • 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...