Eating My Way Around CT: 8 Places to Eat in Hamden CT

I am born and raised in Hamden. One thing that I love about my hometown is the food. There are certain places that have become my go-tos over the years. This happens when you live in the same place for over 26 years. That said, here are my favorite places to eat in Hamden: Diners:Continue reading “Eating My Way Around CT: 8 Places to Eat in Hamden CT”

Eating My Way Around CT: Flipside Burger

Lorelei Gilmore said it best: “ I would like a cheeseburger, with a side of cheeseburger, and see if they can make me a cheeseburger smoothie.” Well, I can relate to that, if you take out the cheeseburger part and substitute regular hamburgers. And, this place is somewhere worth having a lot of burgers. ThatContinue reading “Eating My Way Around CT: Flipside Burger”

Eating My Way Around CT: 6 Places to Get Dessert in New Haven County

I don’t know about you, but I have a huge sweet tooth. Dessert is my favorite meal. Give me the cupcakes. Give me the cookies. I’m all there. In the Nutmeg state, there are so many great places that you can satisfy your sweet tooth. Here are some of my favorite places to go —Continue reading “Eating My Way Around CT: 6 Places to Get Dessert in New Haven County”

Eating My Way Around CT: 6 Places to Eat in New Haven You Have To Try

New Haven is home to so many places for excellent dining no matter what you are in the mood for. Yes, it is known for great pizza. I’m talking about Pepe’s, Sally’s, Modern, Bar, etc. But, while the pizza is good, there is so much more that New Haven has to offer. In fact, didContinue reading “Eating My Way Around CT: 6 Places to Eat in New Haven You Have To Try”

Eating My Way Around CT: Sweet Cupcasions

Cupcakes are by far my favorite dessert. While I love baking them, I still take advantage of whenever I could get cupcakes to go. One of my favorite spots is Milford’s Sweet Cupcasions. And, they are pretty famous. They were featured on the Food Network’s Cupcake Wars. Sweet Cupcasions is located in the downtown MilfordContinue reading “Eating My Way Around CT: Sweet Cupcasions”

Eating My Way Around CT: Bangkok Boulevard

Thai food is one of my go-tos when it comes to takeout on a Friday night. I know it’s cliche, but I love it. In the winter months, it’s definitely something that I get on a regular basis. And, it’s definitely one the healthier side. One of my favorite places in Hamden is by farContinue reading “Eating My Way Around CT: Bangkok Boulevard”

Eating My Way Around CT: The Hop Knot

Picture it: a restaurant that has nothing but pretzels. And, this place has all kinds of pretzels — s’mores pretzels, pretzel sandwiches, and flavored pretzels with dipping sauces. As a pretzel lover, this is my idea of heaven. Thanks to the Hop Knot, that place is now heaven on earth. Recently, the Hop Knot movedContinue reading “Eating My Way Around CT: The Hop Knot”

Eating My Way Around CT: There’s No Question That Koffee? Has Good Coffee

As Lorelei Gilmore once said, “I can’t stop drinking the coffee. I stop drinking the coffee, I stop doing the standing and the walking and the words putting into the sentence doing.” And, that relates to my relationship with coffee on more levels than one. And, what I love about coffee is finding a goodContinue reading “Eating My Way Around CT: There’s No Question That Koffee? Has Good Coffee”

Eating My Way Around CT: Hamden’s Roost

What do you think of when you think of delicious, fast food fried chicken? Chances are you’re thinking of Chic-Fil-A. However, there is a new place in Hamden that could give Chic-Fil-A a run for its money. And, I am a huge fan of Chic-Fil-A. That place is called Roost. Located on Whitney Avenue, RoostContinue reading “Eating My Way Around CT: Hamden’s Roost”