Hartford Food Market

HARTFORD FOOD MARKET We’ll be real with you for a minute here, reader… We are actually obsessed with the pizza these angels are doling out. We can’t stop thinking about, dreaming about, or eating it. It’s the perfect New York slice in Hartford. BUT, aside from the perfection of a pizza these heroes are peddling, […]

El Mercado

EL MERCADO El Mercado is one of the best places in Hartford. The grocery store sells fruits, vegetables, herbs and spices that can be hard to find outside of the Hartford area, and the restaurants, ohh the restaurants. There are Colombian, Peruvian, Puerto Rican, Dominican, and Mexican food vendors at El Mercado that sell a […]

Adolf’s Meat and Sausage Market

ADOLF’S MEAT AND SAUSAGE MARKET Awesome, old school sausage-focused butcher shop where you can fulfill all your meaty needs. Make sure you ask about one of their magic snack-sized house-smoked meat sticks before you start shopping. You can’t go wrong with a little walkin’ around meat. Photo borrowed lovingly from Adolf’s Meat and Sausage Market. […]

Kien Company Oriental Market

KIEN COMPANY ORIENTAL MARKET Go for the mouth-watering Bahn Mi sandwiches, stay for all your Asian cooking needs. This small market doesn’t show any signs of of being a restaurant from the front, but if you walk in, and go all the way to the back there is a small kitchen serving traditional banh mi […]

Tangiers International Market

TANGIERS INTERNATIONAL MARKET Everything at Tangiers is perfect. The family that runs this place are the most lovely (both personally and visually) people you’ll ever meet. The prepared foods are the finest of their kind in all the land; the falafel, the gyros, the tabouli, the hummus, the stuffed grape leaves, the baklava – oh dear sweet […]

LaRosa Marketplace

LAROSA MARKETPLACe LaRosa’s is legendary in Hartford. Since 1930, four generations of LaRosas have been providing the best house-made Italian sausage (mild, medium or hot) than you’ve ever had in your entire life. Their chicken parmesan sandwich will pretty much ruin all other chicken parm sandwiches for you forever. If you’re there for lunch, you […]