478 Main Street
Sturbridge, MA 01518
Phone: (508) 347-5141
Fax: (508) 347-2034
Bars & Cafes
The Whistling Swan is a gem in Table 3 Restaurant Group along with Avellino and Cedar Street Grille. Formerly known as The Duck, this restaurant is housed in a building that the founder Emory Bates built in 1855. The Whistling Swan offers a classic American fare of burgers, sandwiches, salad, ribs and chicken. The menu features a refreshing entree list to highlight the best ingredients every season has to offer. Visit this restaurant, for a delectable lunch or dinner fare, that beings its daily service from 11:30a onwards.
Nestled in the heart of Ware, Gheppetto's Bar and Grille offers a range of American and Italian dishes. Guests can gorge on tantalizing fares of pastas, salads, risottos as well as chops, steaks and seafood made in the Italian and American flair. Do try out their Baked Stuffed Shrimp, Grilled Scallops and Chicken Parmesan. Guests can choose to unwind in the lounge while chugging down some micro brews. On some nights they have an acoustic musician churning out melodies to entertain all the diners.
Amherst's La Cucina di Pinocchio that has been in business since 1981, has got a new location at 2054 Bridge Street, Palmer with a revamped name Pinocchio's Ristorante. The menu features a tantalizing Italian fare of salads, risottos, pasta, seafood and poultry dishes. On lucky nights, guests may have a live performer entertaining them with melodious music as they relish their meals.
This British style tea room serves meat pastries, tea sandwiches, scones & crumpets, puddings and pastries. There are more than 100 tea choices, both loose leaf and bagged.
Opened in 1989, The Vanilla Bean Café is a happening little cafe and nightspot in the Quiet Corner of the state. The grill menu offers a wide choice of beef, buffalo, veggie and turkey burgers while the lunch and dinner menus serve up sandwiches, pasta and quiche. Be sure to bring the kids: all kid's menu items are just USD3! You can also catch some live folk and bluegrass music many nights of the week and whet your whistle with one of the many selections of on-tap brews or bottles.
Peppercorn's Grille & Tavern has been offering Worcester delectable Italian fares for over 20 years. The executive chef Tomasso, a native of Sicily, utilezes locally sourced fresh ingredients to recreate the original Italian flavor. Guests can choose from a tantalizing menu of entrees blended well with herbs and sauces. They have an extensive menu featuring a vast variety of pizzas: choose from Buffalo Chicken, Park Ave, Margherita or create your own. They also offer American favorites of burgers and wraps. Children can choose from a special menu designed for them, they can pick from mac and cheese, a gooey cheesy pizza, fish and chips and more.
A gem in the Ginza Corp group of restaurants, Feng Asian Bistro offers a wonderful blend of oriental recipes. With satellites at Hartford and Canton, this outlet at Millbury is located within The Shops at Blackstone Valley. The restaurant, covered in fiery hues of red, orange and yellow, offers an elegant dining space for the entire family. Gorge on their tantalizing dihes of make rolls, tuna rolls, sashimi, sushi, noodles, dumplings and more. Dine around the hibachi chef and let him marvel you with his skills.
Located in central Worcester, Cantina Bar & Grill is a popular eatery that is frequented by food lovers from every nook and corner of the city. The restaurant features a platter full of authentic Latin American and Brazilian specialties that are prepared with traditional spices and fresh ingredients. The bar offers an equally enticing assortment of beverages that complement the delicious food served here. Besides the food and the drinks, the Cantina Bar & Grill also offers regular entertainment in the form of concerts and live performances by upcoming and established artists/bands. Usually playing Latin music, the band performances are an eagerly awaited event for several music lovers of the region. Call for details.
Since its establishment in 1979, The Sole Proprietor has been offering the locals and visitors to Worcester with delectable cuisine made from seafood. Guests can enjoy fresh catch from the sea at the raw bar or creative concoctions at the sushi bar. For a change from the sea fare, guests can chose from steaks, chicken dishes and salads. They offer a gluten free menu to accommodate those with dietary restrictions. Along with Via Italian Table and One Eleven Chop House, The Sole Proprietor is a gleaming gem of the Worcester Restaurant Group.
VIA Italian Table offers tantalizing cuisines from the various regions of Italy. The imported ingredients are blended well with locally sourced ones to create the Italian flavor. Executive chef Mar Hawley guides his team well to ensure that no diner leaves this place unsatisfied. Renowned designer Peter Neimitz has designed this place to give guests a feeling of being in Italy. Brick walls encompassing tables draped in pristine white cloth, a huge outdoor patio surrounded by potted plants gives this place a charming old world feel.
In the heart of Worcester lies One Eleven Chop House, a sophisticated restaurant serving delectable steaks. Steak lovers can choose from their range of new york sirloin, dry aged, filet mignon, rib eye and porterhouse steaks. One eleven has won various accolades for its food, ambiance and wine list. Known as one of the best romantic restaurants in the city, why not choose this place for your next date! This restaurant hosts wine dinners on Tuesdays, which includes wines from different regions paired with a tantalizing menu compiled by the executive chef John Cannon; so hurry up and register for it.