New London's Noodles & Rice Bistro presents Thai cuisine elegantly

Some years back, my pal Pete Huoppi, The Day's director of multimedia, and I were intrigued by the preponderance of pizza places in our region. We made a hopefully amusing video about the sheer, ah, pizza-ness of it all, and it included a segment on Long Hill Road in Groton,...

The Whistle Stop earns its status as a Pawcatuck institution

A couple decades ago, when I was hauling my kids to The Whistle Stop for French toast and pancakes, I never would have imagined Chicken Souvlaki and Eggplant Rollatini on the menu.

Make the trip to Taco Town by way of Essex

All items are prepared with ingredients made in-house or sourced as locally or responsibly as possible, and you will definitely taste the difference.

Best of recent Day food writers' reviews

Ella’s Fine Food & Drink 2 Tower St., Westerly (401) 315-0606 After my recent review of Ella’s, which gave high marks to the food, friends told me that they went once years...

Ortega's expands the breakfast options to include Tex-Mex favorites

Ortega's, the much-loved Tex-Mex spot in Groton, is introducing a new breakfast menu featuring indigenous specialties as well as old favorites.

Ella's in Westerly is an exemplary eatery

Everything that comes out of the kitchen is made with expertise, care and the freshest ingredients possible.

Big crowds lead the way to Little Pub in Old Saybrook

Since its opening a few months ago, there has been a steady stream of traffic pulling into and out of the parking lot of Little Pub in Old Saybrook.

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You call THAT a snowstorm?

For outdoor enthusiasts in the region, this has been the winter of our discontent.



Upcoming concerts and shows

Jason Aldean — May 3, 4 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. today; $69.50-$119.50

Bobby Brown, Bell Biv DeVoe — June 7 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale now; $78-$168

En Vogue, SWV, Ginuwine — May 10 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. today; $78-$168

John Fogerty — March 29 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. today; $55-$125

The Chainsmokers — Sept. 28 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. today; $49-$89

Pentatonix — June 13 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at noon today; $39, $69

Jackson Browne — June 29 at Toyota Oakdale Theatre, Wallingford; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. today; $48-$99

Heart, Sheryl Crow, Elle King — July 20 at Xfinity Theatre; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. today; $29.50-$129.50