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Monthly Archive for October, 2017

: October, 2017

The Cook and the Bear in West Hartford: BBQ, Bourbon, and More!

There’s something in the air at The Cook and The Bear. And we’re pretty sure it’s the scent of deliciously smoked brisket. Or maybe pastrami, or barbecue chicken. Whatever it is, we’re loving it. The

Food Events In CT This Week

Week of Sunday October 29 This week, there’s plenty to “wine” about!  Wine dinners are taking place across the state, with The Lace Factory featuring wines from J. Lohr, Go Fish highlighting Alsatian

Food Events In CT This Weekend

October 27-29 Break out the costumes and candy… Halloween is right around the corner!  To celebrate, Connecticut restaurants and bars are offering some specials so good it’s spooky!  This weekend

The Tavern at GrayBarns Opens in Norwalk: Silvermine Tavern Reimagined

“It’s a 21st Century iteration of a 19th Century Inn,” Robert promised. So, before the six of us scattered to warmer climes for the winter, we chose the newly opened Tavern at GrayBarns for our

Food Events In CT This Week

Week of Sunday October 22 This week, food-inspired Halloween celebrations abound, from kids’ baking classes to 21+ parties to food specials.  In addition, Greenwich kicks off its restaurant week with

Food Events In CT This Weekend

October 20-22 It’s a weekend of firsts!  Although Two Road’s Roadmary’s Baby pumpkin beer has been a hit for several years, Saturday marks the first ever Roadsmary’s Baby Pumpkin Fest, complete with a

25+ Foodie Places to Celebrate Halloween in CT: 2017 Edition

We have some frighteningly great food news to share… many Connecticut restaurants, bars, farms, and markets are serving up boo-tiful Halloween specials!  Hotspots like Cask Republic, Hub + Spoke,

Kala Bistro Opens in North Haven From Olea Chef, Manuel Romero

Though open for just two weeks, Kala Bistro has already attracted a small throng of regulars. The night we dined, the staff recognized more than half the patrons, greeting them warmly, like old

30+ Places for Decadent Desserts in Fairfield County

Saturday October 14 was officially National Dessert Day, but at CTBites, we believe that every day is dessert day!  You are going to hate us… but then, after careful consideration, you’re going to

Food Events In CT This Week

Week of October 15 This month may as well be called Octo-beer!  This week brings all kinds of brew-inspired events.  Artisinal Burger Company and Craft260 will both host beer dinners on Monday