| 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...
| 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...
| 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 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 8, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Connecticut's burgers keep racking up the national accolades. The latest in the spotlight is Plan B Burger Bar, recently named one of Food & Wine's readers' picks for best burger. The magazine polled readers to share their favorites across the country....
| Jan 15, 2013
| 4:05 PM
Taste of Hartford's winter restaurant promotion kicks off Jan. 21 and runs through Feb. 3, with $20.13 prix-fixe menus at several city eateries.
Participating restaurants include Agave Grill, bin228, Black Bear Saloon, Black-Eyed Sally's, Carbone's,...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 4:56 PM
Fleming's Steakhouse & Wine Bar presents a special Sunday-night prime rib dinner through Feb. 10 for $29.95.
The three-course prix-fixe starts with a choice of wedge, Caesar or Fleming's salad; prime rib with a trio of sauces (au jus, creamy...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 4:00 PM
The second annual City Steam Winter Brew Fest will be held Feb. 28 at the Hartford brewery, bringing together more than 20 Connecticut beermakers and brew pubs for a celebration of local beer.
The 7 p.m. event features beer tastings and beer-inspired...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 3:34 PM
Briq, the newest spot to take over the unique multi-floor space at 266 College Street in New Haven, celebrates its official grand opening April 18 at 5:30 p.m.
Thursday's event features an open bar with specialty cocktails and tapas by chef Mike Hazen....
| Apr 11, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Barcelona Wine Bar, 971 Farmington Avenue, West Hartford, presents a "Foods of Galicia" dinner April 17 at 7 p.m., featuring dishes from the region in the northwest corner of Spain.
Caldo gallego: Kale and bean soup with cow's milk cheese...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 8:01 AM
More than 20 restaurants are participating in Branford's Restaurant Week, featuring the cuisine of the shoreline town.
Special prix-menus, discounts and deals are available throughout the week at these locations: