| Oct 7, 2012
| 4:31 PM
The timing of Connecticut Restaurant Week couldn't be better for Stephen Rosini, owner of the Black Rose Tavern in Newington.
His 200-seat venue in the middle of town had a "soft opening" for a few weeks, then a grand opening two weeks ago. Now it's part...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 11:04 AM
Where to get it: Wood-n-Tap, 1274 Farmington Ave., Farmington, (860) 773-6736, Open daily at 11:30 a.m. Serving lunch, dinner and late-night menu 7 days a week. Call-ahead seating available.
Contents: blended Paullini Lemoncello, Three...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 10:10 AM
TASTE OF HARTFORD 2013 - PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS AND MENUS
If you need an excuse not to cook tonight, here you go: the 2013 Winter Taste of Hartford, a dining discount program that has area chefs assembling prix fixe versions of signature menus...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 7:54 AM
We'll be adding to this list as the unshowered days accumulate. Head over, cozy up, and relax for awhile. Before you go home and freeze.
(Of course, there are MANY other restaurants open. These are just the ones we've been able to confirm.)
| Nov 2, 2011
| 7:35 AM
Attention freezing cold Hartford residents! The Advocate will be driving around the greater Hartford area today, giving out free coffee, hot chocolate and tea to anyone without power who needs a warm drink! We'll be in Vernon in the morning and will be...
| May 19, 2011
Connecticut has many reasons to celebrate National Hamburger Month – it's home to some of the most celebrated, iconic and unusual burgers in the country, including the restaurant recognized as the sandwich's inventor. Here are 10 noteworthy (and...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 6:05 AM
It looks like some of Connecticut's food service workers won't have to choose between staying home when they are sick and losing a day of pay. Last week the state Senate passed a bill requiring companies with over 50 employees to offer a week of paid sick...