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Local Impressions at Locali Pizza Bar

With its proximity to New York City and continuously expanding culinary scene, Fairfield County is embracing authentic Neapolitan style pizza. Locali Pizzeria and Bar, located in New Canaan, is bringing a fresh, authentically Italian approach to its restaurant. Locali serves individual pizzas that are perfect for those who come in wanting to try a little… Continue reading Local Impressions at Locali Pizza Bar

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The Three C’s- Creativity, Community, and Cure

Delicious food at a reasonable price? Check! Positive engagement with the local community? Check! A craft cocktail list that rivals your favorite bar in Manhattan? Check! The knowledge and ability to cure bacon? Uhhh…check! Unionville’s Cure Restaurant is embracing what it means to be a purveyor of quality, innovative food that is locally sourced. General… Continue reading The Three C’s- Creativity, Community, and Cure

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Cheers to the Weekend

Did anyone else think that this week felt super long? Maybe it’s the anticipation of the 4th of July and the long weekend! I did a lot of traveling around the state (Clinton on Monday, New Canaan on Tuesday, Middletown on Thursday) so all of that driving definitely takes a toll…but of course the food… Continue reading Cheers to the Weekend

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Division West Embraces the Past in a Contemporary Space

It seems like every time I walk down Farmington Avenue and LaSalle Road, there is a sign popping up for yet another restaurant serving international cuisine, a commitment to offering the next trendy food craze, or a cocktail menu longer than the food menu itself. Division West Bistro and Bar, a new restaurant slated to… Continue reading Division West Embraces the Past in a Contemporary Space

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Silk City Coffee Brings Comfort and Coffee to Manchester

For freelance writers, high school students studying for their SATs, and new moms looking to get out of the nursery, a coffeeshop can serve as a home away from home. Sarah and Rob May, alongside co-owners Glenn and Tammy Gerhard, have created just that type of comfort at Silk City Coffee in Manchester, CT. The… Continue reading Silk City Coffee Brings Comfort and Coffee to Manchester

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Little River Restoratives Restores Cocktail Culture in Hartford

Walk into Little River Restoratives and you automatically enter a prohibition-era world that seems distinct from any other restaurant or bar space in Hartford. Taxidermy, exposed brick, cream colored wallpaper, and vintage posters line the walls of this narrow space that is robust with character and flavor. Owner Chris Parrott was inspired by the cocktail… Continue reading Little River Restoratives Restores Cocktail Culture in Hartford

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Savoring Savoy Pizzeria & Craft Bar

It seems as if Italian food is always synonymous with family. At Savoy Pizzeria and Craft Bar in West Hartford, owner Dante Cistulli considers every member of his project a family member—from his staff, his partners with Max Restaurant Group, the guests, and of course his own family. Cistulli, who previously worked as an employee… Continue reading Savoring Savoy Pizzeria & Craft Bar