| Feb 13, 2015
| 7:57 AM
It certainly doesn't feel like margarita weather, but we can pretend: Besito in West Hartford celebrates National Margarita Day on Feb. 22 with Sunday brunch and drink specials.
Brunch, served from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., features entrees of huevos...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 10:27 AM
Forbidden City Bistro in Middletown celebrates the Year of the Sheep with a special menu, running Feb. 17 to 22.
Chinese New Year dishes include meatball with Sichuan glaze, wok-seared lobster with ginger and scallions, crispy whole branzino, pan-...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 7:53 AM
Newington's newest restaurant has a bit of West Hartford Center flair. KC Ward, formerly of Restaurant Bricco, and his wife, Jaime, have opened Rooster Company, an eatery focusing on rotisserie chicken, at 1076 Main St.
Rooster Company, which...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 9:04 AM
A quirky neighborhood burger joint is about to pick up some serious food-industry bragging rights.
GoldBurgers of Newington is headed to the James Beard House in March to take part in the culinary foundation's Beard Burger 'Bun' Anza, joining a lineup...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 7:33 AM
A popular Hartford-area food truck has made the move to a full storefront. Toasted, which got its start as a mobile eatery serving Bushnell Park and other local stops, celebrates the grand opening of its Asylum Street restaurant Feb. 10 at 3 p.m.
| Feb 2, 2015
| 9:49 AM
Max Restaurant Group has canceled the Cocktail Showcase scheduled for Feb. 5 at 6 p.m. the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts that was to feature spirits from the William Grant & Sons portfolio.
A press release from Brian Mitchell, corporate...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 10:48 AM
Jojo's Coffee announced it would close its Hartford cafe at the end of this month, but the Pratt Street storefront may possibly become home to another coffee shop in the near future.
Hartford Baking Company of West Hartford is looking into the space,...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 8:16 AM
It's time again for the Taste of Hartford promotion, with special prix-fixe menus at more than 30 city eateries. Restaurants will serve multi-course menus for either $20.15 or $30.15 Jan. 19 through Feb. 1.
Participating restaurants include Agave Grill,...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 7:16 AM
Seventeen restaurants and hotels in Connecticut have earned AAA Four and Five Diamond Awards for 2015, the company announced in a press release Friday.
Five Diamond awards, AAA's highest ranking, went to the to the Mayflower Grace in Washington in the...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 7:05 AM
Max Chef-To-Farm gets a several-month head start on the farm-to-table dinner season Jan. 30, with a special winter meal at Haight-Brown Vineyard in Litchfield.
The "Fourth Season" event features reception hors d'oeuvres of cheeses, whipped chicken...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 10:32 AM
Pond House Grille, the Glastonbury sister to West Hartford's Pond House Cafe in Elizabeth Park, has closed.
The restaurant and banquet facility informed diners of its closing on Dec. 30, directing those who'd booked events at the venue to speak to...