| Jan 21, 2013
| 4:21 AM
Get a free meal valued at $7.99 at Boston Market when you buy one with a coupon.
The offer is good for a free Mediterranean Chicken Carver Sandwich or Salad Bowl when you buy one.
The new sandwich is made with rotisserie chicken, Feta cheese,...
| Jan 24, 2013
Seasons Restaurant and Tap Room
Avon Old Farms Hotel
279 Avon Mountain Road, Avon
860-269-0240 and www.avonoldfarmshotel.com
Sometimes, in the dead of winter, you want to feel pampered. Having lunch at Seasons, in the beautiful Avon Old Farms...
| Jan 11, 2013
D.B.A. Cafe will not win any awards for service. In fact, it took 20 minutes for us to figure out who our server even was. And by the time our meal was over, I'm sure everyone who works in the place had been to our table. But instead of clearing plates,...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 10:42 AM
Ten days into the New Year and Brio Tuscan Grille wants to help with your weight loss resolutions.
It’s Lighter Side of Tuscany menu features 18 items – all with 500 calories or less.
“Millions of Americans are watching what they...
| Jan 2, 2013
| 4:16 PM
When the Nazareth Diner closed last year for renovations, the restaurant added a full-service bar to its offerings and reopened its doors to reveal a transformed everyday dining spot.
The three-month renovation took into account every detail. New...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 7:29 AM
Natural Foods Cooking Instructor and Food Blogger Pamela Salzman joined us live with some delicious, easy to make holiday hors d’oeuvres. You can find more of her delicious recipes at pamelasalzman.com or on twitter @pamelasalzman.
| Dec 5, 2012
| 12:48 PM
This year I'm taking inspiration for my holiday meal from the Maccabees and combining it with a lesser-known Hanukkah custom of eating dairy foods.
Although the Maccabees never left any recipes, as a part-time culinary sleuth, I'm sure that their...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 9:07 AM
BENNY'S OF SIMSBURY
562 Hopmeadow St., Simsbury
860-651-3700 and http://www.bennysofsimsbury.com
I found Benny's on Facebook when a friend who lives in Savannah posted that her West Hartford dad took her there for a Sunday breakfast. The pictures...
| Nov 11, 2012
This is one of those fun-but-tricky columns to write, since I have to turn it in before the election's over, but you will be reading it afterwards.
(Assuming, that is, the election has been decided by this Sunday. We didn't have another election like...
| Apr 14, 2013
It's spring; time to plan the extravagant garden. I always go for some English fantasy with pleached hornbeam walls, mazes carved from boxwood and tall topiary sculpted into hound and hare, then neglected, Edward Gorey style. A gothic mystery in green....
| Apr 13, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Four Café in Eagle Rock feels a little like walking into a pal's kitchen. (OK, if your pal had a glass dessert case and a cash register right by the kitchen door.) The vibe is friendly and relaxed and the locavore food is worth lingering over.
| Mar 28, 2013
| 5:15 PM
In celebration of National Grilled Cheese Month in April (yes, this is a thing,) The Counter offers five specialty sandwiches throughout the month, featuring a different creation each week. All are priced at $7.
The Greek (April 1...