Soulbaila

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. 735 Wethersfield Avenue Hartford, CT 06114 (860) 461-0324 Facebook Instagram Desktop

The Russian Lady

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 excited?! YOU.  Photo lovingly […]

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

Polish National Home

POLISH NATIONAL HOME This spot is one of the coolest places in Hartford. Once you’ve been there and gotten the lay of the land you can bring all your friends and be the big shot who introduced them to the Polish National Home. This place is known for their Golabki, Pierogi, Bigos, Placki ziemniaczane, Krokiet […]

Black-Eyed Sally’s Southern Kitchen & Bar

BLACK-EYED SALLY’S SOUTHERN KITCHEN & BAR Black-eyed Sally’s has been making mouths, tummies, and ears happy since they opened their doors in 1995. They’re famous in these parts for their award winning BBQ and Cajun cooking, and a stage that hosts some of the best recording artists on the blues circuit today.  Photo lovingly borrowed […]

Casona

CASONA Casona is all about Latin American food, drinks, and dancing. You can sit down in their dining room and order appetizers and entrées from seven Latin and Caribbean countries, then dance off all that food. Casona has two separate rooms with live music and DJs. One room features Salsa, Bachata, Merengue, while another room […]

Tisane Euro-Asian Café

TISANE EURO-ASIAN CAFÉ Tisane is a tea house, coffee house, martini bar, regular bar, dance club, and restaurant in the West End. Some people consider it their own version of Cheers, but cocktail-centric, with a much cooler and more handsome Norm. Closer to the weekend you get Karoke, great DJs and dancing. Bonus points for […]

Tavern Downtown

THE TAVERN The Tavern is a solid place to eat, drink, and be super merry. They have some of the best daily specials going – for both food and drinks. It’s everything you want in a tavern – kick-ass burgers, wings, nachos, fried pickles, and all the beeeer.  Photos lovingly borrowed from The Tavern. 201 […]

The Russell

THE RUSSELL The Russell’s food is so good you want to keep eating until you are in physical pain. They do a great lunch and dinner business, and the bar scene is one of the best if you’re into great music, dancing, and cool people.  Photo lovingly borrowed from The Russell. 187 Allyn Street Hartford, […]