| 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...
| 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 30, 2013
| 5:28 AM
Last winter, I wrote this story about Generation Y, a fairly new business on LaSalle Road in West Hartford, that provides fun, healthy, after-school activities for kids when mom and dad need a little help. Now, owner Erika Johns is starting-up a new...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 5:47 PM
Rizzuto's Restaurant & Bar is offering complimentary wines with its nightly dinner specials through Sunday, Aug. 25.
Enjoy a glass with the purchase of any dinner special. Wine selections include DonnaChiara Fahlangina (a white wine, fruity and...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Besito, 46 South Main St., West Hartford, announces its new "Hora de Feliz," available weekdays at the bar.
The upscale Mexican restaurant offers $5 appetizers, $5 signature cocktails and $4 house beers Monday through Friday from 4 to 6 p.m. Drinks...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Max Burger, with locations in West Hartford and Longmeadow, Mass., teams up with the National Conference for Community and Justice (NCCJ) Wednesday on National Anti-Bullying Day.
A portion of Wednesday's sales will go to support NCCJ's programs:...
| Oct 6, 2013
| 5:15 PM
Qdoba Mexican Grill is slated to open in West Hartford's Bishops Corner Monday at 345 N. Main St., adding fast-casual Mexican fare to the area's dining options.
The first 50 customers in line on the grand opening day will receive a Rewards Card...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Rizzuto's Restaurant & Bar, 111 Memorial Road, West Hartford, hosts a Tuscan wine dinner Aug. 16 at 6:30 p.m. The alfresco event, held on the restaurant's patio, features four courses paired with complementing wines.
Liuzzi small batch...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The popular Tastes n'Toasts series continues through August in West Hartford's Blue Back Square.
Designated restaurants offer food and drink specials each Wednesday evening from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m., with donations going to chosen charities.
| Sep 19, 2013
| 10:04 AM
Oktoberfest kicked off in Munich Sept. 21, but you can celebrate the renowned German beer festival without leaving the state. Here's a roundup of events, special food items and beers to mark the occasion.
Carbone's Kitchen, 6 Wintonbury Mall,...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Taqueria Tavern in West Hartford hosts Onyx Moonshine's second annual Hot Wing Eating Contest Saturday, Oct. 5, at 6 p.m. Contestants will compete in competitions to determine who can eat the hottest wing and the most amount of wings, respectively. ...