| Dec 6, 2012
| 5:12 PM
If you're traveling this weekend and getting your card stamped for the Litchfield Hills Winter Wine Trail, stop by Haight-Brown Vineyard and check out its new cafe offerings.
Haight-Brown will serve light fare from noon to 5 p.m., with salads,...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 7:39 AM
We're all gearing up for school (YIKES) and all the craziness that goes along with it: sports, carpools and autumn outings. It's so hard to keep dinnertime straight and provide good meals for the family. So, here is an easy recipe courtesy of Food...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 4:48 PM
Eight restaurants in Branford Center will take part in Saturday's "Soup Stroll" from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., with proceeds benefiting Branford Cares at Branford High School.
Walk through the center, tasting soups from each location and enjoying the music of...
| 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
| 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-...
| Sep 30, 2012
| 5:18 PM
I’m really not a fan of amusement parks, places that encourage families to spend money recklessly or port-o-potties. Or overpriced, greasy foods. Or germs.
Because of this, I’ve avoided, until this week, bringing my kids to the Big E The...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 3:59 PM
Market Grille has opened in Manchester, on Buckland Hills Drive in the former Hops building. The restaurant is the fifth eatery for the Mill Restaurant Group, and its second new opening of 2012, after the debut of Republic in Bloomfield this summer....
| Nov 1, 2012
| 8:48 AM
Consider splurging on seasonal sweets for a good cause this weekend. Several Hartford and West Hartford restaurants will offer dessert specials made with locally-grown apples, with proceeds going to Growing Great Schools, a parent advocacy group committed...
| Nov 3, 2012
| 11:45 AM
Mystic Restaurant Week runs Nov. 3 through Nov. 10 at 19 restaurants, each serving prix-fixe $12 lunches and/or $20.12 dinners throughout the week.
Anthony J's Bistro
| Nov 5, 2012
| 3:01 AM
The Half Door in Hartford hosts its 9th Annual Beer & Game Dinner Nov. 12, pairing six courses of exotic wild game with craft beers. The event starts at 6:30 p.m.
Amuse Bouche: Wild Scottish hare "stew" on melba toast paired with Baladin al-...