| Nov 3, 2012
| 11:45 AM
Mystic Restaurant Week runs Nov. 3 through Nov. 10 at 19 restaurants, each serving prix-fixe $12 lunches and/or $20.12 dinners throughout the week.
Anthony J's Bistro
| Nov 7, 2012
| 3:00 AM
Bricco Trattoria offers a special four-course menu paired with Italian beers Nov. 12 through Nov. 14. The pairing is $54.95 per person, plus tax and gratuity.
First course: A selection of Italian salumi, with Nuova Mattina
Second course: A...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 2:08 PM
After you cast your vote Tuesday, treat yourself to an Election Day special at one of these Connecticut restaurants:
Max Restaurant Group offers half-priced bottles of wine at all of its Connecticut locations. maxrestaurantgroup.com.
| Nov 6, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Following its recent renovation, Barcelona Wine Bar in West Hartford introduces a brand-new lunch menu this week.
Among the new choices: bocadillos (Spanish sandwiches) with fillings like Serrano ham and Manchego cheese; speck and spicy caponata; roasted...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 11:25 AM
Hartford's Russian Lady is about to gain a sibling. Owner Jerry Fornarelli confirmed his team is opening a second club in New Haven, due this fall.
The second Russian Lady is moving into the space formerly occupied by Wicked Wolf (and before that, The...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 9:16 AM
Suzette and Arturo Franco-Camacho have reinvented themselves again.
In the past year and a half or so, the married restaurateurs have opened, expanded and closed a total of four spaces in Branford’s center. Their latest venture, Waterhouse, brings...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 5:45 PM
It’s been featured on the Travel Channel’s “Man v. Food” and recognized by “Every Day with Rachael Ray” magazine. But now the two-foot hot dog that put Doogie’s on the map is no longer.
The legendary hot dog is a...
| Sep 13, 2012
| 11:48 AM
Sure, some couples can’t wait to jump into their jammies and pass out after their I do’s, but many never want the night to end.
Reserving tables or a room at a great restaurant that stays open late is always popular, says Katherine Jameson,...
| Sep 25, 2012
| 6:33 AM
Millwright's long-awaited tavern space will open Sept. 26 at 5:30 p.m., showcasing a casual yet still gourmet version of Chef Tyler Anderson's cuisine.
"Lobster rolls and duck fat French fries? Yes. Yes please," read an email blast from the restaurant....
| Sep 27, 2012
| 4:24 PM
If you count macaroni and cheese, spaghetti and meatballs or pad Thai among your ultimate comfort foods, you're in luck. Connecticut is about to welcome its first Noodles & Company, a fast-casual chain opening Oct. 3 in West Hartford's Bishops Corner....
| Feb 13, 2012
| 9:42 AM
So, you want a wedding that’s just as much his as yours, but you don’t exactly relish the notion of all the men off in a dudes-only corner playing Xbox. Nevermind the fact that “man cave” was just included in Lake Superior State...