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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Restaurant
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“Great wings, delicious pizza. Be sure to order pizza to be made in the brick oven....tastes best! Spinach salad great.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Typical roadside hamburger stand...but it's been around for over 50 years at CT institution.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Food
“We don't drink wine but people rave about this place.. their wine is vegan too!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Not only are the bakery items delicious but I think they have the best Buffalo Chicken Pizza around. Great selection and very nice people.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
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  • 1 local recommends
Pharmacy
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Café
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“Wonderful dining in a romantic setting but children are also welcome. Sometimes requires reservations.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Great Irish Pub...farm to table food...great to hang out and have a drink...music etc”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“This old covered bridge is now open to walk across with views of the river below, very pretty area.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Route
“Bike, walk or run on rail beds that once offered fashionable, rapid train transit from New York to Boston. Bikes can be rented at Air Line cycles in East Hampton and Sunshine Cycles in Colchester ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you didn't know they served Asian food you wouldn't know it by the décor. Not your typical Chinese restaurant. Really good fresh food...Asian not just Chinese....great sushi..try the Lucky Roll. I've never had anything I didn't like.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“The airline trail is an old rail way track that has been converted into a biking and walking trail. Easy walking and biking with a beautiful scenery.”
  • 1 local recommends
Route
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Great wings, delicious pizza. Be sure to order pizza to be made in the brick oven....tastes best! Spinach salad great.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Typical roadside hamburger stand...but it's been around for over 50 years at CT institution.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Wonderful dining in a romantic setting but children are also welcome. Sometimes requires reservations.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bar
“Great Irish Pub...farm to table food...great to hang out and have a drink...music etc”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery

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