The Pond House Café is housed in a building that used to be home to the snack bar in the heart of Hartford’s venerable Elizabeth Park. While a small snack bar still exists at a window on the exterior of the building, I am still nostalgic for boxes of cracker jacks and salty popcorn as I enter the café. However, what awaits you now within the Pond House far excels the old snack selections sold!
Sunday mornings at Rose’s Berry Farm in South Glastonbury dawn with the enticing scent of freshly prepared fluffy pancakes, Belgian waffles and French toast wafting through the air.
I lived in New Britain over ten years ago in a small condominium in an urban neighborhood. Three blocks away was a series of dilapidated green houses on a sad, weed-strewn field. Today, Urban Oaks Organic Farm has reclaimed the land, growing a myriad of produce to be sold to the public and a number of local restaurants.
Creative, ethnically diverse dishes encompass the menu at It’s Only Natural in Middletown.