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 […]

Hanging Hills Brewing Co.

HANGING HILLS BREWING COMPANY The history of Hartford’s newest brewery is steeped in hops and local history. Tales tell of a mystical dog that roams the ridges of the Hanging Hills just south of this city. One sighting portends elation, the second, existential dread, and the third, certain death. While the dogs at Hanging Hills Brewing Co. hold […]

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 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 […]

The Half Door

THE HALF DOOR Love the beer selection. Love the whiskey. Love live music. Love the food. Love the people. LOVE their brunch. The Half Door has a beer passport that requires you to drink a lot of beer (good) and will make you famous (better) as you join their wall of fame. Photo lovingly borrowed […]