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Ambitious new fine-dining in Centerbrook.

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When I moved to Connecticut from Massachusetts seventeen years ago, I fell hard for the most quintessential of summer eats: the hot, buttered lobster roll. ....
Whether you’re gluttonous or gluten-free, we’ve found the best breakfasts on the Shoreline.....

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Ambitious new fine-dining in Centerbrook.....
Rise Mystic
A fresh new spot in Mystic serving up locally sourced breakfast all day. ....
jealous monk, Mystic
A fun and kid-friendly Biergarten with yummy grub opens in Mystic. ....
Once a year, on my birthday, I have an ice cream sundae for lunch. And I always have it at the Old Lyme Ice Cream Shoppe.....
If you've never had Thai desserts now is your chance to discover a whole new world of textural, colorful, sweet goodness.....
Ramen-Ya, Berlin
We stopped in Berlin for a steamy, slurpy pick-me-up. ....
I’ve always got one eyebrow lifted when I hear a restaurant has changed directions so early in the game, but in the case of Wright’s, I think it was a very good idea.....
Oyster Club is serving up both classic brunch dishes and some truly innovative specialties. ....
A local farm-to-table brunch at La Belle Aurore. ....
Enjoy jazz with your Eggs Benedict at the beloved Paperback. ....
An extravagant mid-winter brunch with an ocean view.....
We combed the shoreline for the best Brunch. Here's what we came up with.....
We stumbled on a jewel of a tearoom and shop in Mistick Village that celebrates Alice In Wonderland, whole-heartedly. ....
We've found our new favorites spot for authentic Indian food and it's right here in Old Saybrook.....
We sampled our way through Deke's Bagels and we're happy report on their sweet and savory goodness.....
Join me at Fresh Salt for a 6 course wine dinner featuring Conundrum & Caymus, and receive a voucher for Sunday Brunch!....
We love The Stand for a lot of good reasons, but here's a new one: BRUNCH!....
Fresh Italian with wood-fired grill and a pizzaiolo opens in Old Saybrook.....
No need to cook this year, with abundant Thanksgiving offerings from our favorite restaurants and caterers. ....
A French-accented cafe and bakery opens in Centerbrook.....
carsons
Carson's is a straight-shooting newcomer, with something for everyone, and sure to be a busy go-to on the dining scene in Guilford.....
brickside margherita
You’ve heard us throw the words “slightly charred” and “chewy” out there when describing a pizza’s appeal. Well, we’ve found another pie that fits the bill.....
matunuck oyster
We head here at least three or four times a year for massive platters of oysters snatched from Matunuck's very own farm.....
We're loving this fresh new Thai eat-in or take-out in Chester.....
mbar
You can’t go wrong with the bacon pops: fat chunks of the salty stuff, dipped in brown sugar and presented on skewers with a sweet and sour maple syrup vinegar dipping sauce.....
the stand
Greg Noble and Eamon Roche have finally rolled up their garage doors to the public, serving up freshly smoked bbq to the hungry and curious community in Branford.....
Malted Barley
Me, I can’t think of anything better than a warm, freshly baked pretzel. ....
shanks clinton
Here are a few of our favorite local summer snacks.....

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