@ The Corner

3 West Street, Litchfield, CT 06790.

(860) 567-8882. Fun and casual, diverse and eclectic @ the Corner serves a tantalizing selection of New American, cuisine. Award winning Chef "Red" Lanphear and Calin Sauvron prepares daily specials using locally grown seasonal ingredients. Nightly wines featured accompanied by an extensive wine list, signature cocktails with a Caribbean twist, and great craft beers. Take out for lunch & dinner available. Open 7 days, Lunch: 11:30 – 3:30; Dinner: 4:30- 9:30. Bakery also on premises serving coffee, pastry and light fare 7 am – 5 pm.

American Pie Company

29 CT-37 Center, Sherman, CT 06784.

(860) 350-0662. Bakery: Best Pie CT Magazine. All our pies are made daily from scratch, from hand rolled pie dough, just like grandma made them. Cookies, muffins, Danishes, tarts, cakes, breads and rolls are home made daily on the premises. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner including our famous Chicken Pot Pie, Shepherds Pie, Roasted Turkey Dinner, Homemade Pot Roast and much more! We offer generous portions at a fair price. Early bird specials, take out family meal deals, catering and bakery orders available. Outdoor dining in season. Mon. 7 am – 3 pm, Tues. – Thurs. & Sun. 7 am – 8 pm, Fri. & Sat. 7 am – 9 pm.

Arethusa al tavolo

828 Bantam Road, Bantam, CT 06750.

 (860) 567-0044. Authentic, modern and innovative new American farm to table restaurant showcases the milk, cream, yogurt, ice cream, butter and cheese from the Arethusa Dairy Farm. Fine dining featuring area sourced chosen produce and products on a daily basis highlighting the best of each season. Outdoor patio dining in season. Brunch: Sat. & Sun. 11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m., Dinner: Wed. & Thurs. 5:30– 9, Fri. & Sat. 5:30 – 10, Sun. 5 – 8:30. Winter hours may vary.

Bangkok

72 Newtown Rd., Danbury, CT 06810.

Nutmeg Square, (I-84, Exit 8, 1/2 mile on right - 5 min. from the Danbury Mall).  (203) 791-0640. CT's First Thai Restaurant serving authentic Thai Cuisine since 1986. The dishes served at Bangkok exemplify traditional Thai Cuisine. Charming waitresses dressed in Traditional Thai costumes enhance the elegant Asian surroundings. *** NY Times and Hartford Courant. Recommended by Zagat. Lunch Tues.-Fri. 11:30-2:30, Daily Luncheon Specials. Dinner 5-10; Sat. and Sun. Dinner 4-10. Closed Mon.

Bridgewater Village Store

27 Main St. South, Bridgewater, CT 06752.

(860) 354-2863. Hub of the Community built in 1899 overlooking the village green. Stocked with specialty coffees, cheeses and products. The original home of the famous Bridgewater Chocolates. You can find fresh baked goods or order from the deli - touting one of the best roasted turkey with cranberry and stuffing sandwich you have ever had outside your own kitchen! We make homemade soups and salads daily. Try our signature ice cream Maywood Maple Walnut made from our own Maywood Maple Syrup or pickup the Maywood Honey to go along with that special cup of tea. Mon. - Fri. 6 am - 6 pm; Sat. 7 am - 5 pm; Sun. 7 am - 4 pm.

Bulls Bridge Inn

333 Kent Road, Kent, CT 06757.

4 mi. from Kent Center (860) 927-1000. You'll enjoy the warm, friendly atmosphere of this historic restaurant and tap room. The menu features an excellent selection of steaks, chicken, fresh grilled seafood, and a salad bar. Lunch Sat. & Sun. 12 -4. Dinner nightly Mon.-Thurs. 5-9, Fri. & Sat. 5-9:30, & Sun. 4-9. Parties and receptions.

Carole Peck's Good News Cafe

694 Main St. South, Woodbury, CT 06798.

Rte. 6, (3 1/2 mi. off I-84, Exit 15) (203) 266-GOOD (4663). From the nationally acclaimed kitchen of Carole Peck – A lively 200 seat restaurant known for Modern American & Global Cuisine with a healthy twist. Private Dining for Groups to 50 available. Art Gallery with changing shows. Full bar with extensive selection of wines and beers. Takeout counter, fresh baked breads and pastries. Open daily, continuous service 11:30 am. - 10 pm. Closed Tues. Handicap accessible. All major credit cards. "Best Desserts Statewide", "Best Overall, Litchfield County", "Overall Excellence Vegetarian, & Appetizers Litchfield County", "2012 Best New Restaurant", CT Magazine; "Zagat 2012 Survey", "One of America's Top Restaurants".

Ceviche Latin Kitchen

530 Middlebury Rd., Middlebury, CT 06762.

 (203) 527-7634. Discover the "Ceviche" experience where many Latin flavors are fused together into an unforgettable mélange of bold flavors. We offer a full dinner menu, a wide selection of ceviche, more than 30 types of tapas, a full bar and dozens of Spanish wines. Lunch Tues.– Sun. 11:30-3; Dinner weekdays till 9, Tapas till 10, Fri. – Sun. Dinner until 10, Tapas till 11.

Chuck's Steak House

20 Segar Street, Danbury, CT 06810.

(203) 792-5555. You'll enjoy the warm, friendly atmosphere of our restaurant. The menu features an excellent selection of steaks, chicken, fresh grilled seafood, and a salad buffet. Open 7 days a week. Early menu 4:30-6 pm. Mon. -Fri. Serving Sun.- Thurs. until 10 pm, & Fri.- Sat. until 10:30 pm.

Community Table

223 Litchfield Turnpike, New Preston, CT 06777.

(860) 868-9354. Our mantra is fresh and local. Our cuisine is light and healthy, as well as, bold and natural in flavor. Our ingredients are sustainably sourced and locally procured and cultivated. In cooking this way, we hope to spark your senses with our modern seasonal dishes that have a strong connection to the land giving our diners a balance between food, nature, life and experiences. Dinner: Fri. & Sat. 5 - 10 p.m., Sun., Mon., Tues., Thurs. 5 - 9 p.m. Happy Hour: Thurs. - Mon. 5 - 6:30 p.m. Closed Tues. &Wed. Winter & Summer hours may vary.