Food & Drink in Windsor Locks

Brewery Tour with Beer Flights and Glasses for Two or Four at Broad Brook Brewing Company (Up to 50% Off)

Broad Brook Brewing Company

East Windsor

Groups of two or four tour brewery with 15-barrel system and sample classic as well as seasonal brews

$22 $12

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$14 for $30 Worth of Italian Cuisine for Two or More at Lena's Restaurant

Lena's Restaurant & Banquet

South Windsor

Flowing red curtains and vintage hanging lights set the tone for brick-oven pizzas, mussels, hearty pastas, and veal sautéed in wine

$30 $14

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$12 for $20 Worth of Food and Drink at Red's Tavern

Red's Tavern

South Windsor

This tavern located inside Nomad’s AdventureQuest serves up hearty American cuisine like pan-seared salmon, ribs, and mac and cheese

$20 $12

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$12 for Four Groupons, Each Good for $6 Worth of Coffee and Cafe Fare at 226 Jazz Art Java ($24 Value)

226 Jazz Art Java

Windsor

Cappuccinos, espressos, and other coffee drinks match with breakfast sandwiches and pastries in cafe that celebrates local art and music

$6 $3

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Italian and American Cuisine for Breakfast or Dinner at Nolita Ristorante (40% Off)

Nolita Ristorante

Nolita Ristorante

Eatery uses fresh farm-to-table ingredients to create Italian and American cuisine such as fresh housemade pasta and tuna melt paninis

$20 $12

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$10 for Four Groupons, Each Good for $5 Worth of Frozen Yogurt at Let's Yo Yogurt ($20 Value)

Let's Yo Yogurt

East Longmeadow

Frozen yogurt and sorbet in flavors such as cheesecake and tahitian vanilla

$5 $2.50

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$10 for $20 Worth of Frozen Yogurt at The Nerdy Spoon

The Nerdy Spoon

Springfield

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$20 $10

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Italian Cuisine for Two or Four at Felix's Family Ristorante (Up to 50% Off). Four Options Available.

Felix's Family Ristorante

Forest Park

Chefs channel Abruzzan recipes to craft house-made pastas, chicken parmigiana, and lemon-pepper shrimp

$30 $15

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$12.50 for Five Groupons, Each Good for $5 Worth of Diner Food at Skooter's Restaurant ($25 Total Value)

Skooter's Restaurant

Pine Point

Dig into pancakes, tuna melts, and hamburgers topped with fried onions

$5 $2.50

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$16.50 for $30 Worth of Mexican Cuisine and Drinks at Casa De Nana

Casa De Nana

Boston Road

Traditional Mexican dishes such as seafood quesadillas, chicken and steak chimichangas, and vegetarian burritos

$30 $16.50

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$20 for Tour, Tasting, and Pint Glasses for Four at Thomas Hooker Brewery ($36 Value)

Thomas Hooker Brewery

Bloomfield

Touring and tasting at local microbrewery on Saturday afternoons

$36 $20

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Pub Food at Angry Bull Saloon (45% Off). Two Options Available.

Angry Bull Saloon

Hartford

Crowd-pleasing pub dishes such as California-style fish tacos, burgers topped with barbecue sauce and cheddar, and pulled pork nachos

$20 $11

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$23 for $40 Worth of Japanese and Korean Cuisine at Ichiban Japanese & Korean Restaurant

Ichiban Japanese & Korean Restaurant

Hartford

Japanese and Korean specialties such as beef bulgogi, fresh sushi, and seafood simmered in tableside hot pots

$40 $23

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Steaks and Seafood for Dinner or Take-Out at CW's Chops ‘n’ Catch (Up to 46% Off)

CW's Chops ‘n’ Catch

Manchester

Eatery transforms local seafood and produce into contemporary American fare; available for weekday dinner or take-out

$50 $27

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$12.50 for $25 Worth of Brick-Oven Pizza for Two at Randy's Wooster St. Pizza Shop

Randy's Wooster St. Pizza Shop

Manchester

Handcrafted pizzas in more than 30 styles include the infamous 22-inch stuffed Challenger pie that appeared on Man Vs. Food

$25 $12.50

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Standup for Two, Four, or Eight at Hartford Funny Bone Through February 28 (Up to 84% Off)

Hartford Funny Bone

Hartford Funny Bone

Club features nationally touring comics seen on stage and screen

$46 $15

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$15 for $30 Worth of Indian Food at India Kitchen

India Kitchen

Manchester

Chefs follow regional Indian recipes and use imported ingredients and clay ovens to compose northern and southern Indian food to enjoy

$30 $15

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Sushi and Asian Cuisine for Two or Four at OKI Asian Bistro (Half Off)

OKI Asian Bistro

Vernon

Menu of Asian cuisine presents choices of sushi, hibachi entrees, rice and noodles, and Thai

$30 $15

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Italian Cuisine for Brunch, Lunch, or Dinner for Two or More at Cafe Mangia (Up to 46% Off)

Cafe Mangia

Colchester

Saucy pastas, tender steaks, and Italian dishes alight on granite tabletops inside or on wraparound porch

$20 $12

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Eastern European Food, Crepes, and Tea at Crepes Tea House (Up to 52% Off). Two Options Available.

Crepes Tea House

West Springfield Town

Crepes filled with fresh fruits and chocolates, or meats and cheeses served alongside European dumplings, potato pancakes, and seafood

$25 $12

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Office Lunch Sushi Party, Sushi House Party, or $24 for $40 Worth of Sushi from Ichiro Hibachi & Sushi Bar

Ichiro Hibachi & Sushi Bar

West Hartford

Japanese restaurant serves sushi, teriyaki and tempura entrees, bento boxes, soups, and salads or goes to homes and offices for sushi party

$150 $99

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$27 for a Corn Maze Package with Apples and Doughnuts for Four at Rosedale Farms Winery ($52 Value)

Rosedale Farms Winery

Simsbury

Find your way through the six-acre corn maze before enjoying fall-flavored doughnuts and apples

$52 $27

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French Lunch or Crepe-Cart or Café Rental from La Petite France (Up to 57% Off). Four Options Available.

La Petite France

West Hartford

Pastries, breads, and croque monsieurs prepared by French husband-wife team; portable crêpe cart for parties of 20; rent café for party

$20 $9

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$15 for $30 Worth of Organic, Fair Trade Coffee, and Locally Made Ice Cream

Harvest Country Store

West Hartford

Organic and fair-trade coffee, which can be topped with vegan-friendly syrup, pairs with ice cream from a local supplier

$30 $15

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Japanese Dinner for Two, or Miso Soups, Specialty Rolls, and Glasses of Wine for Two at Sakimura (Up to 47% Off)

Sakimura

Simsbury Center

Hibachi meals prepared on smokeless grills; rolls with elegant fillings such as pepper tuna; modern flourishes of foie gras with sweet miso

$55 $29

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Nutritional Supplements at Max Muscle Sports Nutrition (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Max Muscle Sports Nutrition

West Hartford

Protein concentrate, fat burners, vitamins, minerals, and amino acids

$30 $15

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Specialty Pizza and Salad or $20 for $30 Worth of American Food for Carryout at Attilios Family Restaurant

Attilios Family Restaurant

Simsbury

Chefs hand-toss pizzas and top them with everything from prosciutto to ghost-pepper sauce; other dishes include burgers, salmon, and steak

$32.90 $20

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$6 for $10 Worth of Snacks — Jeff's Kettle Corn

Jeff's Kettle Corn

Tolland

From the merchant: Get two bags of Jeff’s delicious kettle corn for about the same price as one. Many flavors to choose from!

$10 $6

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Pizza, Pasta, and Salads at Ninoss Pizzeria Restaurant (Up to 47% Off). Two Options Available.

Ninoss Pizzeria Restaurant

Westfield

Pizza by the pie or slice served alongside salad, pasta, and gargantuan sandwiches not for the faint of appetite

$20 $11

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$17 for $35 Worth of Progressive American Cuisine for Parties of Two or More at Rooftop120

Rooftop 120

Glastonbury Center

Spend an evening sampling dishes such as oysters in a pineapple and shallot mignonette or steak and frites with chipotle-lime butter

$35 $17

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$11 for $20 Worth of Pub Food at Maximum Capacity

Maximum Capacity

Chicopee

Eight specialty sandwiches, eight signature pizzas, and five types of burgers

$20 $11

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European-Inspired Cuisine for Two or Four at Cavalier Restaurant (47% Off)

Cavalier Restaurant

Chicopee

Fine steaks, seafood, and Portuguese and Italian specialties served on linen tablecloths in airy dining room

$30 $16

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Seafood Meal for Two or Four with Appetizers and Entrees at Masse's Bar & Grille (Up to 46% Off)

Masse's Bar & Grille

Chicopee

Classic and inventive seafood and raw-bar dishes made from fresh-off-the-boat catches

$64 $38.50

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American Lunch and Dinner at The Collegian Court (45% Off). Three Options Available.

The Collegian Court

Chicopee

American mainstays such as burgers, club sandwiches, steak, and seafood, served alongside Polish dishes such as kielbasa and pierogi

$20 $11

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American Dinner for Two or Four at Four Main Street Bar and Grill (Up to 53% Off). Four Options Available.

Four Main St. Bar and Grill

Huntington

Chef John Slattery crafts blackened steaks, fried calamari, and other upscale American favorites in a casual eatery nestled in Hidden Hills

$138 $65

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Portuguese-American Cuisine at Solmar Restaurant and Pub (50% Off). Two Options Available.

Solmar Restaurant and Pub

Indian Orchard

Portuguese and American specialties; clams, lobster, and grilled steaks

$25 $13

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Italian Cuisine at The Villa Rose (Half Off). Two Options Available.

The Villa Rose

Ludlow

Menu of Italian cuisine includes pecan-crusted chicken and chunks of Maine lobster stirred into creamy risotto

$30 $15

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Mediterranean Dinner for Two or Four or More at Europa Black Rock Bar and Grill (47% Off)

Europa Black Rock Bar and Grill

Ludlow

Mediterranean-inspired food such as Spanish-style clam appetizers, Portuguese seafood paella, chicken marsala, and grilled salt cod

$30 $16

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Upscale Dinner Cuisine at Horizons Restaurant & Bar (Up to 51% Off). Two Options Available.

Horizons Restaurant & Bar

Wilbraham

Upscale American- and European-inspired cuisine such as oven-roasted prime rib and baked lobster mac ‘n’ cheese

$40 $20

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Italian Food for Dine-In, Takeout, or Delivery at Roberto's Pizzeria & Restaurant (Up to 50% Off). Three Options.

Roberto's Pizzeria & Restaurant

Indian Orchard

Classic Italian-American dishes such as meatball grinders, New York–style pizza topped with barbecue chicken, and penne alfredo

$20 $12

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$17 for One Appetizer and Two Drinks for Two or More at Matthew's Restaurant ($30 Value)

Matthew's Restaurant

Farmington

Appetizers such as grilled tenderloin tips or clam casino served in an idyllic setting beside the Farmington River

$30 $17

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Diner Food, Valid Monday-Thursday, Any Day of the Week, or for Take Out at Dish N' Dat (40% Off)

Dish N' Dat

Canton

All-day breakfast, beef and veggie burgers, and six varieties of mac and cheese loaded with fixings such as lobster meat or chicken tenders

$20 $12

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$18 for $30 Worth of Mediterranean Cuisine for Two at River's Edge Bistro

River's Edge Bistro

Unionville

Eatery serves Mediterranean cuisine such as halal meat, kebob and lamb entrees, falafel, gyros, moussaka, and Mediterranean pies and salad

$30 $18

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Sushi and Teriyaki Dishes for Dinner for Two or Four at Mikado Asian Bistro in Canton (Up to 53% Off)

Mikado Asian Bistro

Canton

Color Dragon rolls stuffed with shrimp tempura and sprouts; sea eel sashimi; sizzling shrimp teriyaki

$30 $15

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Stir-Fry Dinner for Two or Four at Gobi Mongolian Grill (Up to 44% Off)

Gobi Mongolian Grill

Southington

Customize bowls with meats, seafood, noodles, and veggies before ladling in sauces and handing them to chefs to cook on the grill

$31.90 $19.50

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$15 for Three Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of American Fare at Big Steve's Grill ($30 Total Value)

Big Steve's Grill

Plainville

Family-owned establishment with patio serves up American favorites such as Angus burgers, house-made chili, and deep-fried Twinkies

$10 $5

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American Food at Club 19 Restaurant (50% Off). Two Options Available.

Club 19 Restaurant

Hawk's Landing Country Club

Diners can enjoy burgers, wraps, and pasta entrees indoors while watching the large flat-screen TVs, or outdoors on the spacious deck

$30 $15

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$13 for $30 Worth of Italian Cuisine at Aziago’s Restaurant

Aziago's Restaurant

Southington

Housemade meatballs and signature sauces highlight traditional Italian dishes such as linguine with meatballs

$30 $13

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Steak and Seafood for Dinner for Two or Four at Opa Opa Steakhouse and Brewery (50% Off)

Opa Opa Steakhouse and Brewery

Southampton

Voted best steak house for five years by the “Valley Advocate,” eatery focuses on Black Angus steaks, ribs, and seafood dinners

$40 $20

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New American Cuisine at Juniper's Restaurant (Up to 48% Off). Three Options Available.

Juniper's Restaurant

Middlebury

Restaurant with live music dishes out penne ala vodka, barbecue pork ribs, fried seafood platters, Angus burgers, and fresh crab salads

$45 $25

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Upscale American Cuisine for Lunch or Dinner at Sweet Peas (Up to 48% Off)

Sweet Peas

Riverton

Chefs prepare ginger-soy-glazed salmon and oven-roasted lamb in Victorian homestead amid antiques

$25 $13

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Seafood and Steak Dinner for Two or Four at The Tributary Restaurant in Winsted (Up to 45% Off)

The Tributary

Winsted

Amid wood-paneled walls & old-time photographs, waiters ferry fresh clam & mussel starters to tables along with veal, pasta & filet mignon

$68.80 $39

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Wine Class with Souvenir Glasses for Two or Four at Haight-Brown Vineyard (Up to 54% Off)

Haight-Brown Vineyard

Litchfield

Wine tasting matches gourmet chocolates with globally sourced cheese, and includes a keepsake glass

$70 $35

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$11 for Two Groupons, Each Good for $10 Worth of Ice Cream at S&S Sweet Treats ($20 Value)

S&S Sweet Treats

Torrington

Sundaes feature ice-cream flavors such as cappuccino crunch, moose tracks, and oatmeal cookie, alongside a menu of soups and sandwiches

$10 $5.50

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Italian American Food for Lunch or Dinner at East Street Eatery (50% Off)

East Street Eatery

Wolcott

Italian American staples including New York strip steak, Angus burgers topped with cheese, and pasta tossed with chicken or seafood

$30 $15

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Brewery Tour with Souvenir Glasses for 2, 4, or 10 at Shebeen Brewing (Up to 51% Off)

Shebeen Brewing

Wolcott

Tour a brewery started by two avid home brewers, which features creative beers such as the bacon Kona stout with oatmeal, coffee, and bacon

$20 $10

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$3 for $5 Worth of Milk Shakes — Scoops Ice Cream

Scoops Ice Cream

Southington

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you.

$5 $3

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Prix Fixe Dinner with Beer Pairings or a Large Pizza with Beers for Two at Pies and Pints (Up to 47% Off)

Pies and Pints

Pies and Pints Waterbury

Monthly prix fixe beer dinners pair four courses with craft brews

$120 $78

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$22 for Two Groupons, Each Good for $20 Worth of Italian-American Food at Whiskey River Tavern ($40 Value)

Whiskey River Tavern

Waterford

Pub serves up fried ravioli, fish 'n' chips, meatball subs, and a slate of pizzas

$20 $11

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Breakfast or Lunch at Dad's Restaurant (Up to 35% Off). Two Options Available.

Dad's Restaurant

Wallingford Center

Restaurant's homey atmosphere invites diners to sit down for homemade belgian waffles, omelets, burgers, and triple-decker club sandwiches

$20 $14

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Frozen Yogurt or Birthday Party for 10 at Planet Swirl (Up to 47% Off). Three Options Available.

Planet Swirl

Wallingford

21 fro-yo flavors with 80+ toppings fill bellies at space-themed fro-yo shop; birthday party includes a visit from Swirly the alien mascot

$20 $12

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Mexican Food at Los Mariachis Bar and Grill (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Los Mariachis Bar and Grill

Wallingford Center

Menu of Mexican classics, including marinated shrimp and carne asada, served in the cozy dining rooom or on the breezy outdoor patio

$20 $10

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Fine Wines at The Wine Cellar Outlet (Up to 46% Off)

The Wine Cellar Outlet

Wallingford

Stock up on award-winning bottles of wine, from Sauvignon Blancs to Malbecs

$50 $29

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Caribbean Food at Tata's Restaurant for Two, Four, or More (46% Off)

Tata's Restaurant

Wallingford Center

The chef can coat black tiger shrimp with a garlic butter sauce, and deep-fry pork medallions infused with garlic and herbs

$24 $13

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Steamed Cheeseburgers for Two or Four with Chips, Cookies, and Canned Drinks at Burg'r Tend'r (Up to 48% Off)

Burgr Tendr

Wallingford

Cheeseburgers with toppings such as lettuce, tomato, onion, mayo, ketchup, and mustard

$21 $11

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American Food at Eighty Ates Bar & Grille (44% Off). Two Options Available.

Eighty Ates Bar & Grille

Dudley

Baked, stuffed seafood, Angus steaks, St. Louis–style ribs, and 12 pasta dishes

$30 $17

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Italian-American Meal for Two or Four at Jesse Camille's Restaurant (Up to 41% Off)

Jesse Camille's Restaurant

Naugatuck

On covered patio, beside fire, or at cozy sports bar, diners feast on thick, juicy burgers and pappardelle bolognese to satisfy hunger

$66 $39

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International Cuisine and Drinks at Bistro Eighty Ates (Up To 44% Off). Two Options Available

Bistro Eighty Ates

Webster

Global flavors converge in blue-cheese-stuffed steaks, sesame-crusted swordfish, Thai-style chicken pasta, and lobster ravioli

$30 $17

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Gourmet Sandwiches with Drinks for Two or Four at Johnny Prete's Deli A-Go-Go (Half Off)

Johnny Prete's Deli A-Go-Go

Hamden

Sandwiches include specialty steak and cheese flatbreads and shrimp po-boys as well as classic deli options such as roast beef

$20 $10

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Italian Cooking Class for One or Two at Dalice Elizabeth Winery (Up to 52% Off) 

Dalice Elizabeth Winery

Dalice Elizabeth Winery

Using Mediterranean sea salts and ingredients from local farmers, chefs teach the basics of preparing homestyle Italian cuisine

$75 $37

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Pizza, Sandwiches, and Pasta at Tony Z's Apizza (Up to 50% Off). Two Options Available.

Tony Z's Apizza

Tony Z's Pizza

Dozens of varieties of New Haven–style brick-oven pizza with specialty toppings such as breaded chicken and fresh clams

$30 $15

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New American Dinner for Two or Four at New Harvest Restaurant (Up to 42% Off)

New Harvest Restaurant

Beacon Falls

Diners can partake of an eclectic menu of palatable dishes, ranging from ceviche to pan-seared duck breast

$30 $18

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$12 for $20 Worth of Italian Carry-Out at The Original Antonio's

The Original Antonio's

Multiple Locations

Thin-crust pies take center-stage dressed in pesto and chicken or clams; other options include house-made ravioli and Tuscan pork chop

$20 $12

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$16 for $30 Worth of American Food and Ice Cream at The Summer House

The Summer House

Southwick

Year-round shop with up to 24 ice-cream flavors and classic food such as grilled-cheese sandwiches, BLTs, burgers, hot dogs, soup, and fries

$30 $16

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Two-Hour Wine Tasting for Two or Four with Souvenir Riedel Crystal Glasses from GrapesWine.com (75% Off)

GrapesWine.com

Multiple Locations

Wine experts Jim Winston or Jay Boland will lead guests through an entertaining and educational two-hour wine-tasting event

$80 $20

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Farm-to-Table Meal for Two or Four at Red Clover Cafe at The All-American Valley General Store (Up to 54% Off)

Red Clover Cafe at The All-American Valley General Store

Seymour

Every dish at the cafe has roots around the farm or with producers around the state, enhancing traditional and modern dishes

$37.90 $19

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$42 for $80 Worth of American Cuisine and Drinks for Dinner or $20 for $40 for Brunch at Whitfields on Guilford Green

Whitfield's on the Guilford Green

Guilford Center

Whitfield’s floor-to-ceiling windows provide picturesque views, overlooking one of New England’s most historic and beautiful town greens

$40 $20

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$12 for Four Groupons, Each Good for $6 Worth of Fro-Yo at Sweet Frog Premium Frozen Yogurt ($24 Value)

Sweet Frog

Guilford

21 frozen-yogurt flavors including sweet coconut and georgia peach; available in gelato, low-fat, fat free, non-dairy & gluten-free options

$6 $3

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$12 for $24 Worth of Italian Sandwiches, Pizza, and Deli Food at Saldamarco’s Deli

Saldamarco's Deli

Clinton

Italian sandwiches are layered with fresh deli meats and cheeses, plus favorites such as chicken parm, sausage and peppers, and meatballs.

$24 $12

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Drive-in movies. Car hops. Rock 'n' roll. Though human nature compels us to view the past in varying shades of gold, the 1950s almost transcends nostalgia. For those who were there, the smallest of triggers can set off waves of fond memories: a ringing bell leads the mind’s eye back to the polished counter of a soda fountain, and an oldies radio station evokes weekends spent passing quarters through the jukebox slot.

On September 11, 2001, in the midst of tragedy and after 19 years as a flight attendant, Brenda Stranberg decided that she was tired of playing back memories of America’s greatest decade in her head. Looking around her at a cultural landscape that her childhood self would hardly recognize, she teamed up with old friend Naif Makol Jr. and founded Skooter’s, an old-fashioned diner and coffee shop inspired by the simple pleasures of life more than half a century ago. Though somewhat of an anachronism, the diner’s open kitchen has proven wildly popular among the various generations that frequent the sit-down counter to sample thick milk shakes, loaded hot dogs, and burgers topped with fried onions. Between bites, guests can toss coins into the antique jukebox or admonish the diner’s soda jerks for callously dousing their friends with fountain drinks.

50 Ella Grasso Tpke
Windsor Locks,
CT
US

Granby Village Health's wellness gurus cultivate healthful glows as they guide customers through a maze of local produce, organic groceries, and trusted supplements. Juice baristas blend up local fruit to make organic smoothies such as Helena's Fruit Paradise, packed with a medley of berry flavors sweeter than a first kiss between pastry chefs ($5.99–$7.99). Jumpstart brains with a hearty breakfast of all-natural oatmeal ($1.69/lb.), available gluten-free, or a healthy bunch of bananas ($0.69/lb.). Cardio-pumps hum along as smoothly as a jazz band of velveteen rabbits as Nordic Naturals omega-3 fish-oil capsules bolster muscles with nourishing currents ($17.45).

10 Hartford Ave
Granby,
CT
US

Serving 100% fresh ground beef and hand-spun milkshakes, Jake's Wayback Burgers keeps the spirit of classic American diner fare on a culinary iron lung. The menu reads like Moby Dick had Moby Dick been written about all-beef patties, marinated chicken sandwiches, veggie burgers, and caesar salad. Golden fries, onion rings and house-made chips wing-man main attractions while hand-dipped ice cream or milkshakes, such as chocolate banana, coffee, and mint, are tasty post-meal temptations. Jake's Wayback Burgers stirs the menu pot with the Burger of the Month and Shake of the Month. Past monthly specials include the Turkey Dinner, a turkey burger topped with secret recipe stuffing, tangy cranberry sauce and a healthy dose of Norman Rockwell nostalgia, and the Thanksgiving-inspired pumpkin-pie shake.

137 Prospect Hill Rd
East Windsor,
CT
US

Since 1964, Blimpie has stacked and shuffled Jersey-style subs for on-the-go grabbers. The variety of items on its highly legible menu spans the savory spectrum, with hot, cold, and panini-grilled sandwich selections. Like the slangy biz terminology rappers give to their newest tracks, every made-to-order sandwich is sliced fresh. Wallet watchers can binge on a budget with a variety of $5 footlong subs, and pound pinchers can indulge sans guilt with The Lighter Stuff, the newest menu line from Blimpie, featuring six sandwiches with fewer than 400 calories and 6 grams of fat. Nostalgic noshers can opt for the classic Blimpie Best, piled high with ham, salami, capicola, prosciuttini, folded provolone, veggies, vinegar, oil, and oregano (6", $4.69). To give meal mittens a rest, guests raise their forks high for fresh picks such as the garden salad ($4.49) or the ultimate club salad, a complex arrangement of lettuce, slow-cured ham, oven-roasted turkey, swiss, smoked cheddar, bacon, and rogue tomatoes ($4.99). Other delectable edibles include cups of the day's finest soup ($2.49+) and complete kids’ meals for diners younger than 12 years old ($3.99).

2 North Rd
East Windsor,
CT
US

The batter jockeys at the Sweet Spot Cupcakery and Bake Shop bake up six classic and seven premium flavors of butter-cream-frosted Lilliputian cakes. The classic confections range from chocolate on chocolate to a 10 Carrot creation whose chopped pecans and vanilla butter cream rest atop fluffy cake. Classic vanilla bean, red velvet, and marble cake also preen beneath fascinators of vanilla butter cream. For more lavish licks, premium cupcakes tempt taste buds with chunky pistachio frosting slathered on pistachio cake or rich chocolate cake capped with crushed-Oreo butter cream. Premium rum-raisin cakelets slur songs through their rum-flavored frosting, and neapolitan marble cupcakes maintain dignified poise beneath strawberry butter cream.

13 Tunxis St
Windsor,
CT
US

To unpack everything 226 Jazz Art Java has to offer, it's easiest to work backwards through the name, starting with java. At 7 a.m. each day, baristas begin crafting organic, free-trade coffees into classic beverages such as cappuccinos and espressos. Gluten-free goodies like muffins, bagels, and cookies complement cups of joe in the morning, while entrees of salads and wraps appear around lunchtime. By day, patrons can enjoy these meals while taking in 226's surrounding art shows?panoplies of local paintings, photography, and mixed media that rotate monthly. The final part of the equation is live jazz, which transforms the space on two Saturday nights each month.

226 Broad Street
Windsor,
CT
US