5 Ella Grasso Turnpike
Windsor Locks, CT 06096
Phone: (860) 623-9494
Fax: (860) 627-7462
A fun pub and restaurant beside the Connecticut River, Albert's offers sandwiches, burgers, and such entrees as steak, seafood, chicken and veal. There is always live music and karaoke is available Wednesday through Sunday.
Just off Route 140 is you will find a beehive of activity called Sofia's Plaza. This square is located in the heart of the town and is home to several of the town's happening places. As a result, it is quite a popular location in the town. Besides being an address, this plaza also hosts some of the towns cultural events. So if you are in town and would like to experience some of its culture, then do head here.
Chef Rob Maffucci, the owner of Vito's By the Park and Vito's Pizzeria, founded Vito's By the Water to offer the people of Windsor delectable Italian fares by the calm lake. This family owned enterprise make all their guests feel at home with their homemade cooking. While seated in the elegant ambiance of this restaurant guests can feast on pastas, pizzas and salads. Those relishing their meals at the patio can take in splendid views of the pristine waters, surrounded by lush green trees.
Nestled in a historical mill by the Farmington River, The Mill at 2t offers an intimate space to dine in. Founded by Kelleanne and her husband Ryan Jones, the restaurant aims at serving the locals as well as visitors to the city savory meals. The executive chef Ryan and his team love offering their guests a refreshing menu daily, so look out for new dishes. The menu boasts of American classics like steaks, duck, chicken and seafood dishes that have been given a contemporary twist. Guests dining at the chef's table can get the opportunity to watch him whip your meal together.
An environmentally-aware company, the Beanery Bistro offers gourmet coffee, gifts, a vast selection of chocolate and candy, specialty sandwiches, soups and desserts. Catering and party services are also available.
Nestled in a former mill from the 18th Century The Mill on the River is popular for offering its diners scenic views as they relish their meal. The menu feature American cuisine with contemporary twists blended in. Guests can gorge on steaks, chops, pastas, roasted meat and much more. Complement your meal with a wine form their well stocked bar. Located on the banks of the Podunk River, this restaurant offers picturesque views of its pristine waters.
Located on Hartford Road in close proximity to the Still Brook, Abigail's Grille and Wine Bar is a transformed tavern from the 18th Century. The restaurant offers American cuisine that have continental flavors blended in. Choose from their weekly specials to taste some of the best dishes this restaurant has to offer. The place is decorated in wood which gives the modern decor a hint of a period feel. Guests can relish their meal on the patio, as the lush green trees form a spectacular backdrop.
Established in 1925, Pepe's pizza is prepared using the fresh ingredients and cooked in coal-fired ovens.
Located on the fringes of the Wickham Park, Marco Polo Restaurant & Banquet Facility is a great place to eat some delectable local fare. The menu features popular dishes of pastas, steaks, ribs, roast and seafood. On Sundays, guests can drop in for a relishing brunch. Festivities are celebrated with great gusto at Marco Polo; the place is brought to life with music, buffets and champagne, check the website for details and be a part of it.
Nestled within the Union Station, Hot Tomato's offers traditional preparations with a modern twist. You can choose from their range of steaks, sushi, chops and pastas. Those who would like to drop in for a drink, can enjoy at the bar that is open till late night. Housed within this restaurant are two venues for your private events: the huge 'Great Room' and the cozy 'Wine Room'. Why not select Hot Tomato's as your venue for your next event? On Sundays, the place is shut to the public, so the staff can attend to your every requirement and you can enjoy your celebration.
City Steam Brewery Café is a spectacular seven-level restaurant in the historic Richardson Building with the Marriott Residence Inn. The 15-barrel brew house allows brewmaster Ron Page to handcraft up to 12 styles of ales and lagers. The moderately priced classic brew house menu has new world touches that provide for everyone's tastes. Award winning Brew Ha Ha Comedy Club performs on Thursday at 9p, Friday and Saturday at 7p and 10p. You can enjoy a DJ on Thursday through Saturday without a cover. There is also a large upscale pool room, outdoor beer garden and many function rooms.
One of the area's best restaurants, Black-eyed Sally's BBQ & Blues has barbecue, catfish, grits, fried chicken and plenty of other Southern favorites, all accompanied by live music. Open for lunch and dinner, this is one of the most popular eateries in the downtown area and a great place to "Pig-Out" (a dinner special that includes ribs, pulled pork and Andouille sausage). Be sure to reserve because it gets busy on weekends and game days!