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Find Hummus, Kebabs and More at Roaa Lebanese Cuisine

When Chef Marwan first conceived of Roaa Lebanese Cuisine, he wanted to share Lebanese-style food and culture with West Haven locals. Today, his restaurant does just that, as it’s one of the city’s most popular and affordably priced Lebanese restaurants.  Roaa is tucked into a strip mall on Campbell Avenue.The menu features a range of

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Enjoy Live Music or Record Your Own at Firehouse 12

Music and food have one happy marriage at Firehouse 12. This massive building in the heart of New Haven has a little something for everyone, whether you want to check out a show, have a great meal, or record some music of your own.  Firehouse 12 consists of four parts: a record label, performance venue,

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Enjoy Homestyle Italian Fare at Carmines Di Vega

Carmines Di Vega has only been open for a few months, but this New Haven restaurant has already gained a loyal following, thanks to its home-like atmosphere and chef Miguel "Mikey" Vega's traditional-yet-modern menu. If you visit for dinner you might start with a plate of broccoli rabe with fennel sausage, or maybe grilled eggplant

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Enjoy the Best of the City’s Culinary Scene at Taste of New Haven

The incredible food and drinks of New Haven take center stage at Taste of New Haven tours. True foodies will tell you that New Haven has so much to offer, and there is no better way to learn all about this great city from a food-lovers perspective than with a tasting tour. Taste of New

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Pay a Fascinating Visit to the Peabody Museum of Natural History

A few years ago, Yale’s Peabody Museum of Natural History celebrated its 150th anniversary, and even after all these years, the Peabody is still developing new ways to make their impressive collections available to the public. Folks who grew up in Connecticut almost surely have memories of taking a school field trip to see the

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Pay a Fascinating Visit to the Peabody Museum of Natural History

A few years ago, Yale’s Peabody Museum of Natural History celebrated its 150th anniversary, and even after all these years, the Peabody is still developing new ways to make their impressive collections available to the public. Folks who grew up in Connecticut almost surely have memories of taking a school field trip to see the

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Pay a Fascinating Visit to the Peabody Museum of Natural History

A few years ago, Yale’s Peabody Museum of Natural History celebrated its 150th anniversary, and even after all these years, the Peabody is still developing new ways to make their impressive collections available to the public. Folks who grew up in Connecticut almost surely have memories of taking a school field trip to see the

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Get Your Morning Caffeine Fix at Cafe Java

When you want to grab a light and fresh meal and a cup of artisan coffee, Cafe Java has you covered. The community coffee house offers a list of simple breakfast eats, along with salads and sandwiches for lunch, plus lots of coffee options. Swing by the in A.M. to grab a breakfast sandwich stuffed

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Devour an Artisan Crepe at Newly Debuted T-Swirl Crêpe

The cone-shaped crepes that come from the kitchen at T-Swirl Crêpe are almost too pretty to eat—but not quite. You won't be able to resist digging into your sweet or savory crepe once it hits your table. Since T-Swirl Crepe debuted about two weeks ago, its over-the-top crepes have already earned many local fans. Craving

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Enjoy Prohibition Cocktails at Elm City Social

The vibe at Elm City Social is decidedly 1920’s, inlcuding the prohibition libations. The craft cocktails are a highlight of their upscale food and drink offering, with a variety of inventive options taking center stage. Try a glass of their flavor-filled punch, or order a pitcher or bowl for the table if you’re all on

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