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Bear's Blind Pig Pizzeria Opens

Bear's Blind Pig Pizzeria Opens

Admit it: You've possibly dreamed about Bear's Smokehouse barbecue meat atop a pizza crust. With the official opening of Blind Pig Pizzeria in Hartford, those dreams become reality.

Jamie McDonald and the team from the Kansas City-style barbecue restaurants in Hartford, Windsor and South Windsor announced plans for the pizzeria in late September, intending to take over the smokehouse's original city space at 89 Arch St.

In early October, they shuttered Arch Street for...