| Aug 18, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Parents and children have been flocking to Randy's Wooster Street Pizza for years, thanks to its whimsical kids' menu, game room and collection of Hot Wheels toy cars. Now the restaurant has been honored for its atmosphere and food, recently nominated...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 7:02 AM
To enjoy Harry's Bishops Corner's specialty seafood pizza, you'll need a Grant. As in, Ulysses S.
The 12-inch pie is loaded with lobster and scallops: the meat from 2 smaller lobster tails and 5 ounces of sea scallops, to be exact. Owner Kevin Plaut said...
| Aug 12, 2014
Tyler Anderson can't divulge the outcome of his recent appearance on the Food Network's "Beat Bobby Flay." But he will say he's "very happy" with the way he cooked.
Flay's most recent competition show is sort of a cross between the network's...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 6:38 AM
You've got another week to enjoy Taste of Hartford menus at three city restaurants, which have decided to extend the deal through Aug. 10.
At Costa del Sol, the $25 three-course menu includes choice of starter and entrees of grilled salmon with orange...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Bigger is better for Bear's Smokehouse, which opened its new Hartford location at 89 Arch Street Monday.
The new Bear's is a 2,300-square foot industrial-style space with 60 seats, including a balcony. The Kansas City-style barbecue joint, which got its...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Fleming's Steakhouse and Wine Bar in West Hartford hosts a Veuve Clicquot dinner Aug. 8 at 6:30 p.m., presenting five courses paired with the premium French champagnes.
Hors d'oeuvres: artichoke bruschetta, sea salt popcorn and oysters on the...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 10:36 AM
Several Connecticut restaurants boast some of the world's best wine lists, according to Wine Spectator. The magazine has bestowed its 2014 Restaurant Awards upon more than two dozen eateries across the state, taking into account the size and quality of...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 12:28 PM
You may know Aarón Sánchez from the Food Network ("Chopped," "Best Thing I Ever Ate," "Next Iron Chef") and now he's joining the Connecticut restaurant scene. The celebrity chef is bringing his Latin cuisine to Stamford with the 250-seat Paloma, opening...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 4:32 PM
Sister restaurants Baci Grill in Cromwell and Tuscany Grill in Middletown are celebrating the start of summer with special lobster menus, available through August.
At Baci, appetizers include lobster bisque ($9) and lobster, corn and red pepper...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 10:10 AM
BALLO Italian Restaurant and Social Club at Mohegan Sun, 1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard, Uncasville, celebrates the arrival of summer with several specials.
On "Diva Fridays," every Friday evening, the restaurant is offering $5 BALLO Limonatas, Ruffino...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 1:21 PM
Maggie McFly's announced plans to expand to Manchester's Shoppes at Buckland Hills Thursday, according to a news release. The Connecticut restaurant chain will open its fifth location there in the fall of 2014.
The restaurant will open at 266 Buckland...