| Jan 22, 2015
| 7:42 AM
Dig out your best vintage couture for this one: Max Restaurant Group hosts a special Cocktail Showcase at the Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts Feb. 5, featuring spirits from the William Grant & Sons portfolio.
The event welcomes nationally...
| 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...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Southington's Sixpence Pie Company is among 20 restaurants and food vendors scheduled to appear on the upcoming season of CNBC's "Restaurant Startup."
The program is hosted by nationally-recognized restaurateurs Joe Bastianich and Tim Love (and...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The cuisine of sun-kissed European coastlines is once again coming out of the kitchen at 2074 Park Street. Majorca has opened in the former O'Porto space in Hartford, serving a mix of tapas and entrees with Spanish, Mediterranean, North African and...
| 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...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Just a month after opening its doors in Washington, D.C., Plan B Burger Bar has ended up on Thrillist's list of "The 15 Best New Burgers Of 2014."
Thrillist's roundup honors the outpost in the nation's capital, which debuted Nov. 3. "If you're a CT-...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 10:15 AM
Who's open and serving on Christmas Eve and/or Christmas Day? These Connecticut restaurants welcome you to the holiday table, or, alternately, will do the cooking for you to serve at home.
Is your restaurant serving during the holidays? Email us with...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 11:22 AM
After debuting in Connecticut Oct. 9 with the opening of its first restaurant in Brookfield, Chick-fil-A is scheduled to open two more franchises Nov. 6 in Wallingford and Danbury. Each location will offer its "First 100 " free food promotion to the first...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 12:07 PM
New Haven's biannual Restaurant Week promotion returns Nov. 2, with fixed-price lunch and dinner menus at nearly three dozen eateries. Among the participants: 116 Crown, Adriana's Restaurant and Wine Bar, Barcelona Wine Bar, Basta Trattoria, Bentara,...