Sometimes you just need a night out with all the girls. It’s a chance to unwind and catch up with one another over drinks and dinner. Everybody will have a great time at these Connecticut bars, many of which run special Ladies Night promotions. So gather up your girlfriends and get ready to hit the town.
Bar Rosso
30 Spring St.
Stamford, CT 06901
(203) 388-8640
www.barrossoct.comWith two levels plus an outdoor seating area, Bar Rosso in downtown Stamford has plenty of space no matter how many of your girlfriends you’re meeting. You can catch up over a bottle of red, white or sparkling wine, which is half-price every Sunday night, or choose from a bevy of fun signature cocktails. Or share one of its delicious authentic pizzas baked in a wood-fired oven. Bar Rosso is also a great place to hold a bachelorette party, as the staff will work with you on a customized food and beverage menu.
Pacifico
220 College St.
New Haven, CT 06510
(203) 772-4002
www.pacificonewhaven.comPacifico of New Haven offers a fantastic dining experience on each of its two floors. Downstairs you will find Barcito, its new tapas bar and lounge with Happy Hour specials on mojitos and margaritas and half-price bottles of wine every Sunday and Monday. Then head upstairs to the main restaurant for irresistible Colombian-inspired dishes prepared by Executive Chef Rafael Palomino. Pacifico’s Thursday Ladies Night events feature a prix-fixe menu with select $8 martinis including passion fruit jalapeno and the Brazilian Cosmo.
Vasi’s Restaurant & Bar
1700 Watertown Ave.
Waterbury, CT 06708
(203) 755-3936
www.vasisrestaurant.comFor a memorable evening, hold your get-together at Vasi’s, an upscale cocktail lounge and Italian restaurant in Waterbury. With an array of red and white wines, over a dozen unique martinis, and several tempting cocktails, the drinks are as splendid as the decor. Show up on Wednesday starting at 4:30 p.m. and take advantage of its Ladies Night special. For a fixed price choose from wines such as merlot, cabernet and Pinot Grigio, entrees like leg of lamb and swordfish, and desserts from cannoli pie to berry cheesecakeRelated:  Top Friend-Date Locations In Connecticut

Black Bear Saloon
187 Allyn St.
Hartford, CT 06103
(860) 524-8888
www.blackbearhartford.comOne of the hottest night spots in downtown Hartford, Black Bear Saloon keeps its patrons satisfied with its bold cocktail selections. Among the highlights are Jameson Irish Whiskey infused with apple or cinnamon and “Hard Palmers” – ice tea and lemonade combined with New Amsterdam Premium Vodka. Women who arrive before 9 p.m. on Saturday will get their first drink for free and the cover charge will be waived. And if you want a private girls night out simply contact Black Bear, and its party coordinator will set you up with a separate room and a great food and drink package.
The Spot Cafe
11 Buddington Road
Groton, CT 06340
(860) 448-6276
www.spotcafe.comThe Spot Cafe is an unassuming, family-owned neighborhood hangout with an impressive bar, an extensive menu featuring local meats and seafood and homemade creations, and an attractive outdoor patio. It runs daily specials on its menu items and its beer list includes a nice assortment of local, imported and seasonal brews. Thursday is Ladies Night, with $4 martinis (in over 20 flavors) and margaritas, and house wines and Sangria for $3.50. There are also discounts on popular appetizers such as chicken and steak skewers, beer-battered onion rings, and fried seafood puffs.Related: Top Bars With Jukeboxes In Connecticut

Joshua Palmes is a freelance writer covering all things Connecticut. His work can be found on Examiner.com.