Daily Nutmeg

Kitchen Zinc

In Topping Form

Iโ€™ll admit it: when Kitchen Zinc first opened, I was skeptical. New Haven seemed on the verge of pizza saturation, so it was with much grumbling about a missed opportunity...

In Topping Form

Iโ€™ll admit it: when Kitchen Zinc first opened, I was skeptical. New Haven seemed on the verge of pizza saturation, so it was with much grumbling about a missed opportunity...

Cast Iron Soul

Waginโ€™ Cajun

Itโ€™s the kind of spot where a few hours can slip by with little notice, measured only in glasses of caramel-colored sweet tea (or your favorite wine or beer; itโ€™s...

Waginโ€™ Cajun

Itโ€™s the kind of spot where a few hours can slip by with little notice, measured only in glasses of caramel-colored sweet tea (or your favorite wine or beer; itโ€™s...

Shaina Hotchkiss

Brew Hahaโ€™s

On a recent Wednesday, a customer steps up to the counter at Koffee? on Audubon to place her order with a friendly โ€œHow ya doinโ€™?โ€ to the barista. A smiling...

Brew Hahaโ€™s

On a recent Wednesday, a customer steps up to the counter at Koffee? on Audubon to place her order with a friendly โ€œHow ya doinโ€™?โ€ to the barista. A smiling...

Christopher Martins

A Rock in East Rock

The early Sunday morning of June 3rd wasnโ€™t the customary closing for Christopher Martins Restaurant and Pub. Or any restaurant for that matter. At 1:45am, an irate young manโ€”having commandeered...

A Rock in East Rock

The early Sunday morning of June 3rd wasnโ€™t the customary closing for Christopher Martins Restaurant and Pub. Or any restaurant for that matter. At 1:45am, an irate young manโ€”having commandeered...

Jesus Puerto

Home-Cooked Dining Out

This is Cuban soul food. Home cooking. The meals and dishes and sides of plantains, rice, beans and stewed meat someoneโ€™s grandmother used to make, back when. In this case,...

Home-Cooked Dining Out

This is Cuban soul food. Home cooking. The meals and dishes and sides of plantains, rice, beans and stewed meat someoneโ€™s grandmother used to make, back when. In this case,...

Orangeside Luncheonette

A Square Deal

At 2:30 a.m., when most of the Elm City is fast asleep, a โ€œsecret blendโ€ of ingredients begins churning in a pair of 30- and 40-quart stand mixers in the...

A Square Deal

At 2:30 a.m., when most of the Elm City is fast asleep, a โ€œsecret blendโ€ of ingredients begins churning in a pair of 30- and 40-quart stand mixers in the...