| Jul 31, 2013
| 3:03 PM
Hop fans, get ready: Connecticut craft beer bars are poised to celebrate National IPA Day Thursday with special, limited-edition brews and beer-infused dishes.
At Plan B Burger Bar, IPAs are available at all six locations, with a complete IPA tap...
| Jul 25, 2013
| 6:10 AM
Rizzuto's in West Hartford offers its own take on the Taste of Hartford, with a $20.13 prix-fixe menu through Saturday, July 28.
Menu choices include: Appetizer
Farm Salad (frisee greens, red grapefruit supremes, candied almonds, fresh chevre, crispy...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Max's Oyster Bar, 964 Farmington Avenue, West Hartford and Max Fish, 110 Glastonbury Blvd., Glastonbury, offer lobster specials through the month of July.
For $25.95, get your choice of twin lobsters with French fries and cole slaw or a New England...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Celebrate the French national holiday this Sunday, July 14, with authentic food and revelry.
At La Petite France, 967 Farmington Avenue, West Hartford, the French bakery marks the occasion with food, a wine tasting, music and an exhibition and...
| 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 8, 2013
| 1:27 PM
Connecticut's burgers keep racking up the national accolades. The latest in the spotlight is Plan B Burger Bar, recently named one of Food & Wine's readers' picks for best burger. The magazine polled readers to share their favorites across the country....
| Jun 30, 2013
| 4:52 PM
Just in time for the holiday, Maximum Beverage in West Hartford hosts a tasting Wednesday featuring the beers of Stratford's Two Roads Brewing Company.
The tasting will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Maximum Beverage is at 333 North Main Street. More...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Chicago-based sandwich shop chain Potbelly plans to open at 51 Memorial Road in West Hartford this summer, adding a new fast-casual dining option in Blue Back Square.
The restaurant offers an array of sandwiches, "skinnys" (on thin-cut bread,) salads,...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 6:06 PM
The Corner Pug in West Hartford teams with Back East Brewery of Bloomfield for a special beer dinner, Wednesday, June 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Asian-style Boston bibb lettuce cup with chicken (Back East Ale)
Baby arugula with pecorino romano,...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Rizzuto's gets into the summer spirit with its three-course Lobster Bake menu, available every Tuesday through the season.
The $29 menu includes a choice of New England clam chowder with Old Bay polenta croutons or baby spinach salad; Maine lobster with...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 9:04 AM
Six of Connecticut's star chefs come together for a Share Our Strength fundraiser on March 18 at The Mill at 2T, Tariffville. The tasting event features six courses - each chef creating one apiece - with wine pairings.
Participating chefs include...