| 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-...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Following its recent renovation, Barcelona Wine Bar in West Hartford introduces a brand-new lunch menu this week.
Among the new choices: bocadillos (Spanish sandwiches) with fillings like Serrano ham and Manchego cheese; speck and spicy caponata; roasted...
| May 23, 2012
| 7:47 AM
By Linda Giuca
Willie Nelson’s song “On the Road Again,” could double as the theme for summer vacationers taking to the road for some R&R. Whether that road trip is a quick daycation or the beginning of a lengthier break...
| 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...
| Sep 10, 2012
| 2:34 PM
Shake Shack is set to open its second Connecticut restaurant in New Haven Thursday, at 986 Chapel Street. The Elm City store, centrally located near the New Haven Green and Yale's Old Campus, joins the Westport location at 1849 Boston Post Road.
| Jan 24, 2011
| 12:14 PM
When it comes to styles of dinner service, buffets get a bum rap.
The prevailing stereotype is that they’re somehow less classy than plated dinners, family style and stations.
But not only are buffets more practical, convivial and affordable...
| Nov 5, 2010
| 12:34 PM
David Freedenberg has an appetite for adventure, and he's making a living off it. After climbing into In his signature Checker cab off 12th Avenue in Manhattan, Freedenberg transforms into his epicurean alter-ego -- "Famous Fat Dave," who chauffeurs...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 11:09 AM
About A La Carte
Connecticut is the birthplace of the hamburger. It's home to more than two dozen wineries, nationally renowned pizza, steamed cheeseburgers, two-foot-long hot dogs, shucked-from-the-shoreline oysters and rich, farm-fresh ice cream....