McGuire’s Ale House: A Hometown Tavern

Published: October 19, 2018 at 07:00 am
The red clapboard building with the wraparound deck that dominates the corner of Hawleyville and Mount Pleasant Roads is McGuireds Ale House, a restaurant and tavern operated by partners Shaun Fuller and Michael Higgins since January 2012. McGuire’s Ale House

Blue Colony Diner: Where Service Is A Privilege And Pleasure

Published: October 12, 2018 at 08:00 am
Exit 10 off of I-84 has been synonymous with Blue Colony Diner for travelers and locals alike since Eftihios “Eddy” Marnelakis first opened the doors in March 1973. Following his passing in late 2016, his son, George Marnelakis, and his

Papa Al's Pizza, Pasta, And Subs Is 'Not Just Another Pizzeria'

Published: October 05, 2018 at 07:00 am
Papa Al’s Pizza, Pasta, and Subs draws in travelers, business people, and families who appreciate affordable prices, friendly service, and plenty of menu options. Specializing in the New York-style, thin crust pizza, many New Yorkers say it is the only

A Customized Experience At House Of Yoshida

Published: September 21, 2018 at 07:00 am
House of Yoshida, 25 Grassy Plain Street in Bethel, has been operating since 2002. The restaurant serves up traditional Japanese cuisine, as well as dishes that are mixed with European flare. Owner Aki Arai grew up in Japan and learned

King’s Restaurant: A Family Friendly Tradition

Published: September 14, 2018 at 08:00 am
King’s has been a community staple in Newtown for the past 16 years, with the father-son duo Nick and Daniel Pirraglia taking ownership of the restaurant in April 2012. Located at 271 South Main Street, the diner has roughly 90

Café Xpresso 'All About The Fresh'

Published: September 07, 2018 at 08:00 am
Café Xpresso on Main Street South (Route 25) offers customers the perk of easy access pulling in and out when they come to grab a bite to eat and drink. Marie Schlump and her husband Bob, who runs the kitchen,

Nick's Catering Supplying Italian Cuisine For All Occasions

Published: May 18, 2018 at 12:00 am
After nearly 30 years of operating as Nick's Restaurant on Starr Street in Danbury, owners Frank and Victor DeGirolamo decided it was time to transform their business and focus on their specialty: buffet catering. Now known as Nick's Catering, the

The Villa: All In The Family

Published: August 17, 2018 at 10:40 am
Beyond Sandy Hook Center’s hustle and bustle, The Villa Restaurant is quietly tucked away just east of the intersection of Church Hill, Washington, Glen, and Riverside Roads. The gray, stone building is nestled between scenic foliage and landscaping, making it

Sesame Seed Restaurant Decades Of Delicious Food

Published: August 10, 2018 at 12:00 am
Long before "farm-to-table" was a catch phrase, Dimitri Chaber and staff were using local, sustainable foods to create the cuisine that has had customers flocking to the Sesame Seed Restaurant on West Wooster Street in Danbury for 38 years. Situated

Sal e Pepe Contemporary Italian Bistro A Place for Everyone

Published: July 20, 2018 at 12:00 am
Upon entering Sal e Pepe, a smiling hostess waits by the door to greet guests. The restaurant offers a variety of seating; some may choose to sit at the bar just past the entryway, others in the dining areas to

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