Monthly Archive for January, 2011

: January, 2011

Win tickets to see Anthony Bourdain in Stamford

If you haven’t heard already, Anthony Bourdain is coming to town. The host of the the Travel Channel’s wildly popular No Reservations and author of Kitchen Confidential, etc. will be at the Palace in

Pizza alert: Behind The Net is legit

BEHIND THE NET: 55 OLD KINGS HIGHWAY NORTH 1/20/2010 I kept hearing about this pizza joint where the concession stand at the Darien Ice Rink used to be. But it couldn’t possibly be any good, right?

Casa Villa: El rey de tacos

ABOVE: Alvino Villa and his daughter celebrate the opening of Casa Villa’s second location in Stamford. NEW CASA VILLA: 886 EAST MAIN STREET, STAMFORD 1/17/2011 Casa Villa is one of my favorite things

Tacopocalypse: New El Charrito AND Casa Villa open

NEW EL CHARRITO: 7 APACHE PLACE, GREENWICH NEW CASA VILLA: 886 EAST MAIN STREET, STAMFORD 1/10/2011 Owners Carlos and Alex Terron, from the El Charrito taco truck, celebrated the opening of their new

Homemade bagels: Easier than I thought

1/9/2011 HOMEMADE BAGELS I never really considered making homemade bagels before. I mean, why go to the trouble (which I assumed was immense) when I can always hit up Village Bagels on Hope Street?

Norwalk burger news: Blue Cactus Grill

BLUE CACTUS GRILL: 51 STEVENS STREET, NORWALK LBC NOTE: This post is one of my ongoing contributions to The Hamblogger. Please, please check out the site, it’s awesome. 1/7/2011 You could tell by the

Taco truck coming to Greenwich. Kinda.

EL CHARRITO: JACKIE ROBINSON PARK, STAMFORD & 7 APACHE PLACE, GREENWICH 1/5/2011 I’ve been hanging on to this news for quite some time and it’s been killing me. While Alex Terron from El Charrito