Dining June 22, 2016
10 Mom & Pop Restaurants In Connecticut That Serve Home Cooked Meals To Die For
A home cooked meal isn’t always so easy to come by. Or so you thought. These restaurants in Connecticut serve up home cooked meals on a regular basis. And they’re absolutely delicious! If you’ve been craving something fresh and classic without having to cook it yourself then you will love these places.
During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.
1. Gramma's Comfort Foods (Mansfield Center)
Folks come here for the cozy atmosphere, juicy burgers, and what may be the best cinnamon rolls in America. Decorated to feel like grandma's house, eating breakfast here will make you feel like a kid again!
2. Rick's On 5 (Wallingford)
The pancakes are perfectly fluffed, and the grilled cheeses are browned to perfection. This small spot is whipping up delicious classics all week long.
3. East Side Restaurant (New Britain)
Homestyle meets authentic German at this family favorite restaurant. Complete with music and traditionally dressed servers.
4. Kitchen Little (Mystic)
Taking in the smells of your favorite foods beside the marina is otherworldly. Not to mention the fact that these guys are magicians with lobster.
5. Hank's Restaurant (Brooklyn)
Homestyle American food and friendly staff meets bar scene at this cozy dive. As they say, "eat, drink and be merry!"
6. Italia Restaurant (Norwalk)
Owned and operated by the Taccone family since 1976, they offer great food seven days a week and a family-friendly atmosphere.
7. Twin Colony Diner (Torrington)
Enjoy home style cooking and homemade desserts at all hours of the day or night.
8. American Pie Company (Sherman)
In business since 1993, their motto is, "home style meals and baked goods made from scratch like your grandmother may have made or better!"
9. J.P.'s Homestyle Deli & Catering (Waterbury)
These folks sure are thoughtful! You can call in your sandwich order ahead or use catering to share with your friend! Either way it's mouthwatering.
10. Jack's Country Restaurant (Higganum)
The best breakfast around! This spot is known for its consistency and always delivers a great meal. If you're a fan of waffles, I'd head on over.
Oh my! A home cooked meal is never a bad idea. But I’d also recommend trying this list of some
great restaurants in Connecticut. The Constitution State is pretty impressive when it comes to dining. And also we make really incredible sandwiches.