| 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.
| 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 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....
| Nov 30, 2012
| 3:38 AM
Vinted is now open in West Hartford's Blue Back Square. The Memorial Road restaurant and wine bar takes the place of Uncorked, the wine bar and bistro that closed earlier this year.
But Vinted has retained the WineStation technology Uncorked was known...
| Nov 11, 2012
| 4:14 PM
Wood-n-Tap, with seven restaurants throughout the state, hosts a “10 Year Tap” anniversary party at each location Nov. 16, with select menu items priced as they were in 2002 (including the signature Bar Bites.)
The Hartford location hosts a...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 4:39 PM
The former Reuben's Deli in West Hartford center is now Thirty 5 Bar & Grille, taking its name from its address at 35 Lasalle Road.
The new spot has a full-service menu, along with a full liquor license and more than a dozen draft beers. Breakfast is...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 10:12 AM
Updated: Guy Fieri responded angrily to the review on the Today Show Thursday morning. "I just thought it was ridiculous," Fieri said. "That to me, went so overboard...it really seemed like there was another agenda."
By now, you may have seen the...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 1:42 PM
San Diego-based chain Hash House A Go Go is slated to open at Mohegan Sun in mid-December, according to casino representatives. The restaurant describes its menu as "twisted farm food," with a menu of traditional diner fare with "offbeat, over-the-top...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 2:32 PM
What's brunch without eggs and bacon? That's what vegan restaurateurs Mark Shadle and Ami Beach Shadle want you to discover, with the soon-to-launch "Buddha Brunch @ Soulful Saturdays" at G-Zen.
Starting Dec. 1, the Branford eatery will serve an all-...