| Mar 9, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The Rotary Club of Avon-Canton presents its 2014 Tastes of the Valley fundraiser at Simsbury’s Tower Ridge Country Club March 22 at 7 p.m.
Participating local restaurants and vendors include Abigail’s Grille & Wine Bar, Dish n’Dat,...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 10:04 AM
If you've yet to enjoy Happy Hour 20 floors into the sky, ON20's new bar menu may entice you. Available Wednesday through Friday, the offerings include $6 cocktails and $2 wines and beers with a variety of small plates.
Among the edibles: a Waldorf...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Max’s Tavern, 1000 West Columbus Ave., Springfield, hosts a "Marchtoberfest" beer festival March 8 at 2 p.m.
The event features beer from 30 breweries, "beerfest" foods, contests, prizes and live music. Cost is $40, with a portion of proceeds...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 7:05 AM
As part of its Guest Appreciation Week March 3-9, the Mill Restaurant Group offers $25 prix-fixe menus at all five of its restaurants in Connecticut and western Massachusetts.
Menus with choice of starter, entree and dessert are available at Abigail's...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 8:34 AM
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.
| Feb 10, 2014
| 5:38 PM
Barcelona Wine Bar in West Hartford hosts a "Mixing with Sherry" cocktail classroom event Feb. 26 at 7 p.m.
Attendees will learn how to make craft cocktails with the fortified Spanish wine, including the Jerez Fresca, Indian Orange Trade and Smoked...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 5:06 PM
Blue Plate Kitchen has officially opened at 345 N. Main St. in West Hartford's Bishops Corner. The restaurant, by the owners of City Steam in Hartford, serves breakfast, lunch and dinner: a mix of "modern comfort food," along with cocktails, local beer...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 6:36 PM
Millwright's Tavern in Simsbury has added a few hearty supper specials to its casual tavern fare, ideal for the cold temperatures.
Tuesday's spaghetti and meatballs plate ($14) comes with garlic focaccia bread; a Southern fried chicken dinner with...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:14 PM
McLadden's hopes to bring the luck of the Irish to Simsbury, as it plans its fourth location in the former Iron Frog Tavern space. The restaurant group announced its expansion plans last week.
"Simsbury provides us with an exciting opportunity to take...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:51 PM
Connecticut's breweries and brew pubs are reaching out to members of the Connecticut Army and Connecticut National Guard, along with other federal employees, who have been furloughed during the recent government shutdown.
Several businesses will offer...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Taqueria Tavern in West Hartford hosts Onyx Moonshine's second annual Hot Wing Eating Contest Saturday at 6 p.m. Contestants will compete in competitions to determine who can eat the hottest wing and the most amount of wings, respectively.