Kolam: Adding Spice To Newtown

Published: December 17, 2018 at 09:30 am
For the past 15 years, owner Senthil Rajamani has been waking up Newtown’s population to the authentic cuisine of India at Kolam, a 65-seat restaurant on South Main Street. The restaurant is named for the age-old tradition in south India

Sycamore Drive-In: A Taste Of Nostalgia

Published: December 07, 2018 at 07:00 am
For 70 continuous years, the Sycamore Drive-In Restaurant has been drawing crowds from Bethel, Newtown, and surrounding towns. The 75-seat dining spot has maintained an aura of “yesteryear,” from its menu and décor to the summertime Cruise Nights, featuring vintage

Hacienda Don Manuel Offers A Taste of Mexico

Published: November 09, 2018 at 07:00 am
When stepping into Hacienda Don Manuel in Brookfield, customers become immersed in the sights, sounds, and cuisine of Mexico. Owner Edgar Romero opened Hacienda Don Manuel after the previous version of it closed down. Having experience working in restaurants, Mr

Barbarie’s Black Angus Grill Celebrating Over Five Years Of Satisfying Customers

Published: November 02, 2018 at 07:00 am
Barbarie’s Black Angus Grill is family-owned and has been operated by Tom Barbarie since June 2012. His hands-on attention to detail brings area diners the finest in steak and seafood. Barbarie’s Black Angus Grill is not a corporate steakhouse. At

McGuire’s Ale House: A Hometown Tavern

Published: October 19, 2018 at 07:00 am
The red clapboard building with the wraparound deck that dominates the corner of Hawleyville and Mount Pleasant Roads is McGuireds Ale House, a restaurant and tavern operated by partners Shaun Fuller and Michael Higgins since January 2012. McGuire’s Ale House

Blue Colony Diner: Where Service Is A Privilege And Pleasure

Published: October 12, 2018 at 08:00 am
Exit 10 off of I-84 has been synonymous with Blue Colony Diner for travelers and locals alike since Eftihios “Eddy” Marnelakis first opened the doors in March 1973. Following his passing in late 2016, his son, George Marnelakis, and his

Papa Al's Pizza, Pasta, And Subs Is 'Not Just Another Pizzeria'

Published: October 05, 2018 at 07:00 am
Papa Al’s Pizza, Pasta, and Subs draws in travelers, business people, and families who appreciate affordable prices, friendly service, and plenty of menu options. Specializing in the New York-style, thin crust pizza, many New Yorkers say it is the only

A Customized Experience At House Of Yoshida

Published: September 21, 2018 at 07:00 am
House of Yoshida, 25 Grassy Plain Street in Bethel, has been operating since 2002. The restaurant serves up traditional Japanese cuisine, as well as dishes that are mixed with European flare. Owner Aki Arai grew up in Japan and learned

King’s Restaurant: A Family Friendly Tradition

Published: September 14, 2018 at 08:00 am
King’s has been a community staple in Newtown for the past 16 years, with the father-son duo Nick and Daniel Pirraglia taking ownership of the restaurant in April 2012. Located at 271 South Main Street, the diner has roughly 90

Café Xpresso 'All About The Fresh'

Published: September 07, 2018 at 08:00 am
Café Xpresso on Main Street South (Route 25) offers customers the perk of easy access pulling in and out when they come to grab a bite to eat and drink. Marie Schlump and her husband Bob, who runs the kitchen,

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