| Dec 5, 2013
Thanksgiving arrived late this year, so folks are scrambling to "spruce up" for the holidays.
"You've really got to get after it! The clock is ticking!" laughs John Dzen, owner of Dzen's Tree Farm in South Windsor, a local staple for the last 40 years....
| Nov 5, 2013
| 1:35 PM
New Haven, meet Aaron Freeman. He's a 59-year-old unemployed former pizza delivery driver and he wants to serve on your Board of Aldermen. Freeman is running as a write-in Libertarian candidate (though he hasn't paid the $425 requested by the U.S....
| Oct 23, 2013
| 5:57 PM
Mill on the River plans a tour through Europe for its special wine dinner Oct. 31 at 6:30 p.m.
The menu features herbed goat cheese and roasted heirloom beet timbale; chanterelle arancini with tomato fondue; maple-cardamom glazed salmon; pork confit with...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 8:44 AM
>>J. Timothy's, 143 New Britain Ave., in Plainville, recently ranked No. 2 on the Daily Meal's list of America's 25 Best Buffalo Wings, earning the honor for its double-sauced and fried wings. Information: 860-747-6813 and jtimothys.com....
| Sep 19, 2013
| 4:59 AM
Moe's Southwest Grill celebrates Free Queso Day today, Sept. 19, by giving away free 6-ounce cups of its cheese to customers all day. No purchase is necessary.
Moe's has locations throughout Connecticut, in Bristol, Enfield, Fairfield, Glastonbury,...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 6:18 PM
Savor the last unofficial weekend of summer with these Labor Day specials at area restaurants.
At Dish Bar & Grill, 900 Main Street, Hartford, get two-for-one entrees Aug. 29 through Sept. 1 (of equal or lesser value.) Dish sweetens the deal with half-...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 6:56 AM
Eat your way through greater Hartford in September, with two versions of Taste of the Suburbs planned in the first half of the month.
The first event, taking place at "west of the river" suburban restaurants, features special $20.13 prix-fixe menus...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 12:06 PM
Bonefish Grill opens to the public Monday, Aug. 19 at 2903 Berlin Turnpike in Newington, becoming the second location of the "polished casual" seafood restaurant chain in Connecticut.
Bonefish's menu is naturally heavy on selections from the sea, with...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 1:59 PM
Start the Independence Day celebrations early - or extend them through the weekend - with these special restaurant deals.
Plan B Burger Bar, 1000 West Columbus Avenue, Springfield, hosts a "backyard barbecue" with a view of the Springfield fireworks...
| Jul 5, 2013
Garbanzo Mediterranean Grill will open at the Promenade Shoppes at Evergreen Walk this fall, the company announced this week. The Colorado-based chain serves fresh fast-casual Mediterranean fare: kabobs, shwarma, falafel, hummus, salads and soups.
| Jun 27, 2013
| 6:00 AM
More lobster specials abound at The Mill on the River in South Windsor, which offers a Friday night lobster dinner deal for $25.95.
The meal includes salad, a 1.5-pound boiled lobster, baked potato, coleslaw and strawberry shortcake with seasonal...