Black Eyed Sally’s

Located on Asylum Street, this restaurant is filled with colorful artwork, laid back atmosphere and great southern food. Lunch time can very from very busy to a few tables occupied. Typically there is not a long wait, if there is one at all, for a table at lunch time. The food comes out an a very reasonable time allowing you ...

Toasted Food Truck

Along Elm Street in Hartford, CT lunch trucks park starting at 11am to 2pm. The number of trucks varies day to day, however there are three trucks that are consistently parked on Elm Street- a Chinese truck, a taco truck and the Red Truck. These trucks are roughly a mile from where I work, typically my coworkers and I drive ...

Max Oyster Bar

This is one of my favorite happy hours in West Hartford. Located in West Hartford Center, Max Oyster bar is a more upscale restaurant known for a good meal. If you prefer to save money but not save on taste, this happy hour is calling you! Monday- Saturday, yes Saturday, happy hour runs from 4- 6pm and Sunday 1-6pm in ...

UMI sushi and tapas

2's day Umi two dollar plates on the belt 11:45-3pm and draft beer $2. Located in Blue Back Square UMI sushi & tapas puts a twist on sushi dining. Located in the middle of the restaurant is a conveyor belt that loops around the kitchen and the tables surrounding. The belt is full of colorful plates- literally ...

An Evening at the Museum

On the first Friday of every month the New Britain Art Museum extends it’s hours to 8 p.m. Starting at 5:30 p.m. the museum has a live jazz band play, appetizer from surrounding restaurants and refreshments- beer and wine is $3. It is $15 for non members and $10 for members to join the festivities. This event ...