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 […]

Hartford Food Market

← Restaurants 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 […]

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

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 […]

Han Hot Pot House

← Restaurants Han Hot Pot House It was the site of the Amistad Trials, sits on the site of the first witch-hanging in America (55 years before Salem), and has a museum with a two-headed calf, and a two-headed pig in a jar. Photos lovingly borrowed from CT Old State House. VISIT THEM 310 Prospect […]

El Poeta De Los Sandwiches

← Restaurants El Poeta De Los Sandwiches How can you not love anyplace with a name like this? The Tripleta (pictured) is one of the most ridiculously delicious sandwiches ever created, and it is gigantic. They make everything from scratch, so it’s more fast casual than fast food. Call ahead and order if you’re running […]

Republic at The Linden

← Bars / Restaurants Republic at the Linden Go eat super delicious gastro pub fare in their gorgeously decorated dining room with glittering chandeliers hanging from tin ceilings, exposed brick, and small dining nooks. Or sit on the (seasonally enclosed) patio. Breezy in the summer, central fireplace in the winter.  Photos borrowed lovingly from Republic. […]

Jerk Pit Café

← Restaurants Jerk Pit Café Are you ready for the jerk experience of a lifetime? Head down Main Street until you see the pillar of billowing smoke. This is the glorious Jerk Pit Café, where meats come to be jerked and mouths come to be pleased. Make sure you get your jerk of choice with sides […]

Destiny Awaits Restaurant

← Restaurants Destiny Awaits Destiny Awaits Restaurant & Jerk Center is a great little take-out spot. The jerk chicken, jerk pork, pigtail stew peas, curry goat, pepper steak, and oxtail stew are all on point. And they serve breakfast. Sometimes.     VISIT THEM 3343 Main StreetHartford, CT 06120 (860) 856-1136 Facebook-f Desktop