| Sep 17, 2013
| 5:03 PM
SHRINE Asian Kitchen at Foxwoods has gotten a Beantown-style makeover. Big Night Entertainment Group, owner of the property at the Mashantucket casino, has revamped the restaurant in the style of its Boston-based Red Lantern Restaurant & Lounge.
| Sep 22, 2013
| 5:15 PM
Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, 44 S. Main St., West Hartford, features a "100 Preview" event Sept. 27 at 6 p.m., to highlight new additions to its collection of 100 wines by the glass. The preview event includes wine tasting and hors d'oeuvres....
| Sep 30, 2013
| 5:38 PM
Connecticut's craft beer scene expands again, with the official opening of Broad Brook Brewing in East Windsor Thursday. The brewery and taproom at 2 North Road will be open from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. on its first day.
The first beers to be poured are the...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 10:09 AM
Taste of Hartford - the city's popular biannual dining promotion - is back, running July 22 to Aug. 4. More than 30 restaurants will offer special fixed-price multi-course menus for $20.13.
Participating restaurants include Agave Grill, Black Bear...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 6:20 AM
Connecticut may soon welcome its first Dave & Buster's location, according to a report in Manchester Patch.
Manchester Patch reported Tuesday that the Shoppes at Buckland Hills and its parent company, General Growth Properties, have submitted an...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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 19, 2013
| 5:47 PM
Rizzuto's Restaurant & Bar is offering complimentary wines with its nightly dinner specials through Sunday, Aug. 25.
Enjoy a glass with the purchase of any dinner special. Wine selections include DonnaChiara Fahlangina (a white wine, fruity and...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 4:33 PM
CraftBeer.com asked, and readers answered. Eastern Connecticut's Willimantic Brewing Company has made it to the website's search for "Great American Beer Bars," nominated as one of the top beer-centric establishments in the Northeast region.