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Tapas, Latin Music Of Bistro Mediterranean Come To Norwalk

Tapas, Latin Music Of Bistro Mediterranean Come To Norwalk

Bistro Mediterranean and Tapas Bar caught a buzz when it opened in East Haven. It drew foodies from Fairfield County for its good food,...

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A New Brick Oven At Confetti! Means A Revamped Menu

Featured Restaurant: Confetti!

For those who live in the Plainville-Farmington Valley area, it's a Route 10 landmark with dining roots going back to the pre-world War II...

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Chao: Authentic Dim Sum For Lunch

Chao: Authentic Dim Sum For Lunch

It was on another occasion of an all day photoshoot in New Haven that a coworker and I decided to visit Chao Restaurant & Wine Bar....

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New Haven Restaurant Week Returns For Spring Edition

New Haven Restaurant Week Returns For Spring Edition

New Haven's biannual Restaurant Week promotion returns for its spring...

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La Cosinita: Finding Comfort In Simplicity

La Cosinita: Finding Comfort In Simplicity

I visited La Cosinita Mexican Café in New Haven for a late lunch the day after one of the 30 blizzards Connecticut has been...

Breakfast With Doreen At Dad's In Wallingford

Breakfast With Doreen At Dad's In Wallingford

Stop by Dad's in Wallingford for breakfast and you'll probably end up lingering over an extra cup of coffee while chatting with the 74-year-...

El Mercado Food Court: A Bounty Of Latin American Choices

El Mercado Food Court: A Bounty Of Latin American Choices

Though the capital city has been my home for nearly 14 years, I had never been to the La Plaza El Mercado on Park Street, a claim always met...

Fresh Indian Cuisine, Swanky Surroundings At Wethersfield's Utsav

Fresh Indian Cuisine, Swanky Surroundings At Wethersfield's Utsav

I moved east of the river a couple of years ago and immediately began a search for an Indian restaurant near my house. Most people look...

Omelettes Top The Menu At Breakfast Nook

Omelettes Top The Menu At Breakfast Nook

I'm a huge fan of omelettes, but the Breakfast Nook in North Haven does them so well (the Garden Grove is my absolute favorite), that it may...

Muddy Waters: A Cozy Cafe For Breakfast, Lunch

Muddy Waters: A Cozy Cafe For Breakfast, Lunch

The streets of downtown New London were deserted on a recent chilly weekend morning, but Muddy Waters Café was packed and cozier than...

Breakfast At Ken's Corner Worth Any Wait

Breakfast At Ken's Corner Worth Any Wait

If you are heading to Ken's Corner Breakfast in Glastonbury for breakfast or lunch, be prepared to wait for a table. Some days the line...