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Fairway Markets sold...

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by gutreactions 20 days ago

Fairway Markets in Manhattan, including the iconic store in Harlem, have been sold to Village Super Market, owner of several Shop Rite Super Market locations, reports say. The remaining Fairway Mar...

New Haven, esp on Sun.

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by Joanie 23 days ago

Going to New Haven on Feb. 15 and 16 and finding that a lot of places are closed on Sun. Was thinking that would be a good day for slightly nicer food since Sat. we'll be hitting diners, dogs and j...

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Hartford grinder shops are almost gone...

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by Ketteract 1 month ago

First, Maple Giant Grinder closed its doors... then the family behind Corner Grinder sold it and quality nosedived. Now, the address for Franklin Giant Grinder is listed as for sale. They’re ...

Hard rolls in Wallingford, Ct area

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by Scargoe 7 years ago

Looking back at least 15 years or so, there was a bakery in Wallingford, Ct named the New York Bakery which made their own hard rolls, with or without seeds, which were the best I have ever had. T...

Big Ed's Hot Dogs Danbury CT

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by Whampo 26 days ago

Does anyone have the recipe Big Ed used for his hot dog chili? I hear they are no longer in business. I blame the mall, if they had not killed the fair Big Eds would probably still selling dogs at ...

Pinstripes, Norwalk, offers bistro, bowling & bocce...

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by gutreactions 1 month ago

Decided to take a drive and visit the big new Sono Collection Mall in Norwalk, CT. It is huge and airy, and apparently still a work in progress, anchored by Bloomingdale's at one end, and Nordstrom...

Why No Florida Grapefruits at Costco?

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by zackly 1 month ago

One of the few redeeming qualities of winter for me is it's Florida grapefruit season. Starting after Thanksgiving Costco usually has big bags of Florida grapefruits for sale. I like to eat them as...

What are your favorite Holiday Venues in metro NY?

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by gutreactions 3 months ago

Whether you've been naughty or nice, it's time to gather with friends and family and enjoy the Holiday Season. What are your favorite venues for dining & cocktails this time of the year? Places tha...

BurgersIM about to invade tri-state area...

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by gutreactions 1 year ago

It's a franchise chain called BurgersIM out of Encino, CA. and Dallas, Texas. They are about to open franchises locally in Mamaroneck at 1137 W. Boston Post Road, the spot that formerly housed Gus...

Whats going on?

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by c078342 3 months ago

Nothing new posted for a LONG time. How come? How about Cotton Hollow Kitchen in S Glastonbury?

Best shopping for Jewish New Year?

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by gutreactions 5 months ago

It's time for Rosh Hashanah, Sept. 29th, the Jewish New Year, ending with Yom Kippur! Where do you find the best foods for the celebration and breaking the fast in the metro area? Been hearing abou...

Oktoberfest: Where and what to enjoy?

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by gutreactions 1 year ago

The fall is here, and along with it comes Oktoberfest! I enjoy indulging in some of the traditional hearty fare. What are your favorite spots for Oktoberfest food and beer? If you cook at home, whe...

Fresh Kosher Turkey

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by Sussanna 6 months ago

Hi all. Where can I get a fresh kosher turkey in New Haven or Fairfield County?

Mexican -- La Taqueria

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by sydneyct 6 months ago

Went to La Taqueria on the avenue and realized that it has yet to open. Does anyone know when it opens?

Rebeccas -- Best Restaurant in Greenwich

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by sydneyct 6 months ago

Early in the summer, I had plans to meet with a friend for dinner. We were planning to dine on the avenue but it had been closed. She suggested that we eat at Rebeccas in Glenville; now I've lived ...

Driving NYC to Boston and craving lobster in the rough

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by lichow384 7 months ago

Good morning - we are taking a road trip NYC to Boston next week, and I fondly remember taking that trip 20 years ago with little kids in the car and stopping at Abbbot's in Noank. I am wondering ...

Getting our herb garden started: West/Conn 2018...

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by gutreactions 2 years ago

We're ready! Our patio was renovated this past winter and we are anxious to get it growing again. We were able to save our chives and oregano which are coming back nicely in their original pots. We...

Taylor Ham (aka pork roll)?

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by Sam 14 years ago

Can anyone tell me where I might buy Taylor Ham in the greater Hartford or Pioneer Valley area? It's available everywhere where I'm from (central NJ), but its range doesn't seem to extend this far...