| Oct 15, 2012
| 5:57 AM
The Canton kitchen of Neal Langermann — whose specialties include shrimp and grits, maple smokehouse-rubbed Duroc pork chops, Cape Fear scallops and fried green tomatoes — has produced Low Country meals worth swooning over.
Now, the team...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 8:45 AM
2871 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport (203) 333-9393
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The two requisites for sampling a restaurant are an open mind and a healthy appetite, and equipped with both, I ventured to the Turkish...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 9:12 AM
Verde Pizza Napoletana is a family establishment. But don't let that scare you.
You won't find arcade games, or even crayons, in the Canton eatery, which opened in September in the former Birches space. You will find good Neapolitan pizza, helpful...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 5:12 AM
No tricks involved! You're in for a Halloween treat if you hop aboard a Huber's Haunted Hayride! This long time fall tradition at the Huber's Farm (at the corner of Raphael and Philadelphia roads) is a very popular Halloween activity. The 30-minute farm...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 5:00 PM
The tiny eatery Laguna Thai by the Sea has had a face lift this past year and added bamboo wainscoting and more mobile-type paper decorations swinging in the breeze, but the major new addition is a fancy wood, floor-to-ceiling wine cabinet that...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 12:50 PM
When we first heard about Birroteca, it was described as an artisanal pizza joint. Birroteca does have pizzas — good, wood-fired pizzas with chewy crusts and fancy ingredients, but there's more to it than that.
Some of your friends and...
| Oct 22, 2012
| 8:24 AM
Ichiban Asian Bistro
179 Linwood Ave, Colchester
At the suggestion of a friend we decided to head to Colchester and try Ichiban Asian Bistro, a restaurant that offers delicious, fresh Chinese and sushi options.
THE VIBE: The inside is...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 7:48 AM
Though outside the leaves were changing, when we sat down for dinner at Marlin and Ray's Seafood and Sunsets, we had sand between our toes. Thanks to fun drinks, good seafood and laid-back service, getting a little sandy felt right.
The Bel Air eatery,...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 10:58 AM
Soheila Siadate is an amazing chef, working quietly in the kitchen of her little Persian restaurant, Green Rice Kabob, in a Huntington Beach strip mall, where she turns out some wonderful cuisine. Chef Soheila has a distinctive way with Middle Eastern and...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 3:46 PM
You'd have to look long and hard to come up with a false move at the new Fleet Street Kitchen, either in the execution of the menu or the management of the posh suite of dining rooms.
The physical space, the ground level of a former furniture factory...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 7:44 AM
Grants Restaurant and Bar
977 Farmington Ave., West Hartford
860-236-1930 and http://www.billygrant.com
Grants has long been a star of the impressive West Hartford Center food scene. When my group of Ladies Who Lunch heard they'd renovated the place...