| Jan 31, 2013
| 9:57 AM
There's something new cooking in Alanson — R&R's Cabin recently opened its doors at 7529 Burr Ave.
"R&R stands for Ruth & Randy. It also lends itself nicely to our slogan 'everyone deserves a little R&R,' said Randy Cole, who co-owns the...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 6:13 AM
Super Bowl Sunday is the food version of the staccato note at the end of a lot of college teams' fight songs.
It's the last excuse before maybe Memorial Day to eat stuff that normally shouldn't cross one's plate. Chicken wings and beer go hand-in-hand...
| 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...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 2:16 PM
The following food service establishments were inspected by the Washington County Health Department in May and found to have critical violations that needed to be corrected immediately:
Cafe del Sol, 1481 Salem Ave. — * sandwich prep unit...