| Aug 25, 2013
| 5:50 PM
Mohegan Sun hosts its annual Restaurant Week Sept. 8-13, with special prix-fixe menus and meal deals at several of its restaurants.
Among the options: a $29.95 three-course dinner at BALLO Italian Restaurant & Social Club; a 20 percent discount on...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Besito, 46 South Main St., West Hartford, announces its new "Hora de Feliz," available weekdays at the bar.
The upscale Mexican restaurant offers $5 appetizers, $5 signature cocktails and $4 house beers Monday through Friday from 4 to 6 p.m. Drinks...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 12:06 PM
Bonefish Grill opens to the public Monday, Aug. 19 at 2903 Berlin Turnpike in Newington, becoming the second location of the "polished casual" seafood restaurant chain in Connecticut.
Bonefish's menu is naturally heavy on selections from the sea, with...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 5:11 PM
As the United States' top gymnasts head to Hartford this week for the P&G Championships, the city's restaurants are preparing for the crowds to follow.
Six Hartford eateries are creating special menu items as part of the Capital City's Taste of the...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 2:22 PM
Connecticut's picturesque landscapes provide plenty of beautiful restaurant settings, and now two of those have been recognized nationally by OpenTable. ON20 in Hartford and the Gelston House in East Haddam have made it to the popular reservation website'...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 11:20 AM
Coyote Blue, 1960 Saybrook Road, Middletown, kicks off its Lobster Festival Friday with several specials.
The summery menu includes lobster bisque ($5.95 and $7.95); a lobster salad taco ($10.95,) lobster-stuffed avocado ($11.95;) lobster quesadilla ($...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 2:34 PM
Forbidden City Bistro in Middletown puts a new spin on summer lobster specials, with its $29.95 lobster meal running Aug. 5 through 18.
Choose one of 10 sauces and preparations, including wok-seared lobster with caramelized ginger, scallions and shallot...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Rizzuto's Restaurant & Bar, 111 Memorial Road, West Hartford, hosts a Tuscan wine dinner Aug. 16 at 6:30 p.m. The alfresco event, held on the restaurant's patio, features four courses paired with complementing wines.
Liuzzi small batch...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 3:00 AM
The Farm-to-Shaker Bartender Challenge returns to the Coventry Regional Farmers' Market for a second year August 11, bringing together some of the state's best mixologists to concoct drinks from locally-grown ingredients.
The afternoon event, held in...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Hop fans, get ready: Connecticut craft beer bars are poised to celebrate National IPA Day Thursday with special, limited-edition brews and beer-infused dishes.
At Plan B Burger Bar, IPAs are available at all six locations, with a complete IPA tap...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:10 AM
Rizzuto's in West Hartford offers its own take on the Taste of Hartford, with a $20.13 prix-fixe menu through Saturday, July 28.
Menu choices include: Appetizer
Farm Salad (frisee greens, red grapefruit supremes, candied almonds, fresh chevre, crispy...