Piggy’s Cafe

← Bars / Restaurants Piggy’s Cafe The place is the bomb dot com, don’t just take our word for it. “Piggy’s is back and better than ever! I almost don’t want anyone else to know what a gem this place has become. Generous happy hour, super friendly and gracious owner, and a welcoming interior for […]

City Steam Brewery Cafe

← Bars / Restaurants City Steam Brewery City Steam Brewery Cafe was doing the craft brew thing before it was THE CRAFT BREW thing. They’re just as comfortable being a family friendly dinner spot before a Wolf Pack game as they are being a Pool Hall and Brewery for a drinking crowd after the game. […]

Wood-N-Tap

← Bars / Restaurants Wood-N-Tap The Wood-n-Tap makes some of the very best pub around, like super yummy bar bites – little burgers topped with American cheese, pickles, and honey Dijon, MONSTER Nachos (please make monster noises when you order it), wings, and a bangin’ California Cobb Salad. Their Hickory Burger is a thing of […]

Soulbaila

← Attractions / Bars / Restaurants SoulBaila This place really does have it all. A stacked menu with options for everyone, weekly live music, drinks, BRUNCH. Ain’t no party like a SoulBaila party.  Photo lovingly borrowed from SoulBaila. VISIT THEM 735 Wethersfield AvenueHartford, CT 06114 (860) 461-0324 Facebook-f Instagram Desktop

The Russian Lady

← Attractions / Bars The Russian Lady The Russian Lady offers you THREE floors of entertainment, provided by some of the state’s best DJs and entertainers. SIX bars. Yeah, you read that right, SIX. TWO outside patios with a sweet view of Bushnell Park and the Capitol building. What has two thumbs and is hella […]

Pig’s Eye Pub

PIG’S EYE PUB The Pig’s Eye Pub’s tag line is “Oinkin and Boinkin Since 1997” with specials like “Liver Die Thursday” and “Big Ass Beer Wednesdays.” Photo lovingly borrowed from Pig’s Eye Pub. 356 Asylum Street Hartford, CT 06103 (860) 248-4747 Facebook Instagram Desktop

Arch Street Tavern

← Bars / Restaurants Arch Street Tavern Arch Street serves classic pub food, they’ve got a beautiful spacious bar, tons of live music from touring bands to local faves, a solid crowd of good people to hang out with, a big patio for warmer weather, and free parking (they’ll validate tickets from the Front Street […]

Little River Restoratives

← Bars Little River Restoratives As they like to put it, Little River Restoratives is elevating the low road. With their unique array of cocktails, punches, possets, and grogs, Little River is serving up a new twist to the local neighborhood bar scene. Photos lovingly borrowed from Little River Restoratives. VISIT THEM 405 Capitol AvenueHartford, […]

Thomas Hooker Brewery at Colt

← Bars Thomas Hooker Brewery at Colt A new tasting room and small batch pilot brewery now open in Hartford. Located in the South Armory at the former Colt firearms complex, their new facility features a beautiful reclaimed wood bar, plenty of seating indoors and an outdoor patio. Photos lovingly borrowed from Thomas Hooker Brewery […]

Hog River Brewing Co.

← Bars / Shops & Services Hog River Brewing Co. Already dubbed “Hartford’s living room” for the Cheers-esque ambience, Hog River Brewing Co. is a new addition to Parkville with an old soul. Their taproom is dominated by high ceilings and massive vintage pressing machines, which are longtime locals formerly of Hartford Rubber Works and Pope Manufacturing. […]