The Vanilla Bean Café
Winters in Connecticut are cold and often after shoveling snow or cleaning ice off of cars, the only thing that can really warm up a Connecticut Yankee is a bowl of hot chili.
Connecticut is fortunate to have many such places for the coffee connoisseur, places that also understand that a really good cup of coffee goes best with a fresh-baked cake, muffin or other sweet.
Many top, and not necessarily expensive, restaurants offer fare that is as hearty as it is heart-friendly, and as luscious as it is low in calories. Here are just five of the restaurants that offer great low-calorie menus in Connecticut.