| Feb 27, 2014
| 7:05 AM
As part of its Guest Appreciation Week March 3-9, the Mill Restaurant Group offers $25 prix-fixe menus at all five of its restaurants in Connecticut and western Massachusetts.
Menus with choice of starter, entree and dessert are available at Abigail's...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 10:07 AM
Two Connecticut chefs have landed on the list of semifinalists for the 2014 James Beard Foundation awards in the Best Chef: Northeast category.
Tyler Anderson of Millwright's in Simsbury and Joel Viehland of Community Table in Washington have made the...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 8:34 AM
What booze is the best value?
Here, our wines are by the bottle. Nothing is over $30. If you go down the road, the same bottles are over $30. Everything is available by the glass as well. We probably go through more wine than anything else.
| Jan 13, 2014
| 6:36 PM
Millwright's Tavern in Simsbury has added a few hearty supper specials to its casual tavern fare, ideal for the cold temperatures.
Tuesday's spaghetti and meatballs plate ($14) comes with garlic focaccia bread; a Southern fried chicken dinner with...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:14 PM
McLadden's hopes to bring the luck of the Irish to Simsbury, as it plans its fourth location in the former Iron Frog Tavern space. The restaurant group announced its expansion plans last week.
"Simsbury provides us with an exciting opportunity to take...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:50 AM
If your holiday plans take you out of the kitchen, these local restaurants are serving Christmas Eve and Christmas Day dinners:
Cavey's, 45 East Center St., Manchester, hosts a Christmas Eve celebration with a traditional “Feast of the Seven...
| Dec 8, 2013
| 3:53 PM
Le Petit Cafe has earned top Zagat ratings for another year. The French bistro on the Branford Green was voted No. 1 for food in Connecticut by the restaurant guide, garnering 28 points out of a possible 30 for its cuisine.
"Each evening's four-course,...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 9:41 AM
Two Connecticut chefs known for a commitment to local, sustainable cuisine partner for a special project this fall. Joel Viehland of Washington's Community Table and Tyler Anderson of Millwright's in Simsbury will be swapping kitchens for two dinner...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:35 AM
John Skok seemed poised to take a plea deal, accepting a year in jail for his part in a scheme that bilked a Montville woman out of her life savings, when the prosecutor brought the proceedings to a halt to accuse the defendant of being drunk in court....
| Nov 18, 2013
| 5:59 PM
Millwright's, 77 West St., Simsbury, hosts a farmers' market at the restaurant Nov. 24 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Vendors include Barden Farm, Beltane Farm, Cato Corner Farm, Collinsville Baking Company, Eagle Wood Farms, George Hall Organic Farm, Geo-Roots...
| Oct 13, 2013
| 4:47 PM
Plan B Burger Bar in West Hartford is closed until Nov. 4 for renovations.
The company plans to add more tables, a bigger bar and a place to wait at the Park Road restaurant, according to an email blast from Locals 8 Restaurant Group. Other greater...