@ The Corner, Litchfield, CT

By | 2017-07-17T10:19:53+00:00 July 17th, 2017|Connecticut, Litchfield County|

Did y'all just think I was ignoring Litchfield county?! I guess I was, but my foray into "upstate" Connecticut was magnificent. Located on the historic Main Street, @ The  Corner reclaimed an old New England factory building and turned it into affordable and classy New American dining. The restaurant [...]

The Goulash Place, Danbury, CT

By | 2017-06-19T21:27:03+00:00 June 19th, 2017|Connecticut, Fairfield County|

Old-world style in the heart of Danbury, The Goulash place is rounding out it’s fourth decade and remains one of the city’s best-kept secrets. Opened by Hungarian immigrant John Aczel and his late wife in 1977, in the residential area of Highland Avenue, next [...]

The Green Grunion, Danbury, CT

By | 2017-05-17T16:50:09+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Connecticut, Fairfield County|

Do I love food trucks? I especially love local food trucks in a great location that welcomes my furry companion, Dublin. The OG food truck of Danbury, the Green Grunion, is conveniently located in Kenosia Park off exit 2 most days. Occasionally, you can catch this delightful [...]

Ecco Rooftop Eatery, Bethel, CT

By | 2017-05-10T18:43:45+00:00 April 27th, 2017|Connecticut, Fairfield County|

When you think of a rooftop restaurant, Manhattan may come to mind. Thank goodness you don’t have to hop on an hour long train ride to get that al fresco experience, for Bethel has their own Ecco Rooftop Eatery. Located upstairs from their equally great sister restaurant, La Zingara, Ecco offers [...]

Stanziato’s, Danbury

By | 2017-04-22T10:28:35+00:00 April 22nd, 2017|Connecticut, Fairfield County|

When someone asks me where to eat locally, my go-to answer is always Stanziato's. While there is plenty of love to go around for other local spots, no where quite has my heart like Stanzi’s does. Opened in 2009 in a small shopping strip, Stanziato’s was a surprise hit [...]

Rice and Beans Food Truck

By | 2017-04-02T23:18:36+00:00 April 2nd, 2017|Connecticut, Fairfield County|

The heavens opened up for all the weekend warriors this morning when Crown Point apartments commissioned Rice and Beans to post up and sling some delicious food. Owned and operated by Danbury native Jasson Arias, Rice and Beans can be found all over the state but is based out of [...]

Little Pub, Ridgefield

By | 2017-04-02T23:17:58+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Connecticut, Fairfield County|

Ahh Little Pub. One of my all-time favorite spots, which I guess is why I’m writing about it now. Casually mentioned to me by a coworker a few years ago, I decided to check it out and have been hooked ever since. Little Pub has four locations in Fairfield County, the flagship in Ridgefield, a sister [...]

Eggz Food Truck, Bethel

By | 2017-04-01T13:28:47+00:00 March 5th, 2017|Connecticut, Fairfield County|

Things got pretty sexy this Saturday morning, as they do when you stop at Eggz for breakfast. Eggz is local legend Matt Stanczak's latest brain child. Known as the former owner and creative force behind Danbury's Stanziato's, he has garnered a huge following waiting to gobble up whatever he serves next. Eggz is parked at the [...]