Connecticut April 12, 2016
These 12 Restaurants In Connecticut Don’t Look Like Much… But WOW, They’re Good
Restaurants make their name by having extremely good food. So I wouldn’t get too distracted by the exterior. These restaurants far surpass their outsides, and may even surprise you with how big of a flavor punch they pack! If you’re looking for a new spot for date night I would definitely recommend checking out a place on this list!
1. Union League Café (New Haven)
This place is reminiscent of a bar setting, but inside you'll find a charming sit down restaurant with a can't miss menu.
2. Bailey's Backyard (Ridgefield)
Don't be fooled. This restaurant may be small, but the flavors are big!
3. West Street Grill (Litchfield)
The shops and eats are all in a row here, but this is the one stop you absolutely have to make! Can you say yum?
4. Arethusa al tavolo (Bantam)
One of these twin buildings is a dairy mart, but the other offers a relaxed fine dining experience perfect for every occasion.
5. Millwright's (Simsbury)
This is not just some old mill, this is superior taste with an unparalleled waterfall view.
6. Oyster Club (Mystic)
If you're new in town you might think this is a cute shop at first glance. But a closer look reveals great seafood and a friendly atmosphere.
7. Community Table (Washington)
Bet you didn't see that coming! This plain jane exterior hides unique colorful eats!
8. Ichiro (Danbury)
This place is fire! And I don't just mean on the hibachi grill. Japanese cuisine takes on new life at this joint.
9. Staropolska (New Britain)
Who'd have guessed you could get some great Polish food right here in New Britain? Put this place on your bucket list!
10. The Blue Oar (Haddam)
This place is tucked back in the trees, but you'll be floored by the waterfront views and tasty treats.
11. Turkish Kebab House (West Haven)
Perfectly flavored meats combine to create memorable dishes. What you get for the price is simply outstanding.
12. Coriander Cafe (Eastford)
This place has everything, which means there's something for everyone, even if they're super picky. Grab a sandwich here on your lunch break and prepare to be impressed.
Have another restaurant that totally surpassed your expectations? Tell me about it!