Monthly Archive for February, 2012

: February, 2012

It’s NOT 1992 at Garden Catering

UPDATE: Unfortunately, due to some incorrect information in a press release, it turns out that this special was earlier this month, not this week. However, the $2 donations to the Junior United Way

In apizza we trust

A few days ago the Connecticut Office of Tourism asked me to contribute to the launch of a new campaign called “My Connecticut Story” where readers can share what they love most about this state (and

Polpo serves up martinis, live music

Polpo restaurant in Greenwich is hosting “martini nights” from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday. At $10 a pop for a martini, it’s not your most bargain basement happy hour. But with complimentary

The return of Restaurant Weeks

Stamford Downtown is sponsoring its semi-annual Restaurant Weeks extravaganza, with dining deals at more than two dozen of the city’s eateries. This year, the 15-day belly-busting binge will span from

Butchering the old fashioned way

Prefer your lamb local instead of flown in from New Zealand? Looking for some fresher-than-fresh sirlion? Ryan and Katherine Fibiger of Saugatuck Craft Butchery have got your back. The recently opened

Tell us what you think: Darien Social

Looks like Darien Social, which opened last week on the Post Road, is shaping up to be a runaway success. By the restaurant’s second day in business, it had 100 reservations for dinner that evening.

Name a cocktail, win a free brunch!

The Ginger Man in Greenwich and CTbites are pairing up to hold a cocktail naming contest. The prize? A free brunch for two, complete with cocktails, of course! Here’s the recipe, courtesy our friends