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Lewis Walpole Library Fellows' Guide: Food

Information about Visiting Fellowships and Travel Grants at the Lewis Walpole Library

Online directories

 
Valley Book--restaurant picks
 
Farmington Valley Visitors Association--dining, food, wine & spirits
 
 

Supermarkets

(*within walking distance)
204 Main Street, Farmington, CT (Post Office Square)
860-747-5724
 
275 New Britain Avenue, Plainville,  CT
860-747-5724
 
1799 Farmington Avenue, Unionville, CT
860-404-0341
 
1235 Farmington Avenue, West Hartford, CT 
860-521-5010
 
1489 New Britain Avenue, West Hartford, CT
860-561-4771
 
West Hartford, 50 Raymond Rd, West Hartford, CT 06107
860-523-8500

Ice Cream, etc.

Farmington Miniature Golf and Ice Cream Parlor, 1048 Farmington Ave, (Route 4), (860) 677-0118

Farmington Rita's Italian Ice and Frozen Custard358 Scott Swamp Road, Farmington, (860) 677-0880

Dunphy's Ice Cream, 912 Stafford Ave, Bristol, (860) 845-8873

Praline's of Plainville, 107 New Britain Ave, Plainville, (860) 410-1151

Selected Restaurants

Farmington (includes Unionville)
 
4 Eat&Drink, 838 Farmington Avenue, Farmington. (860) 255-7674
 
Butchers & Bakers, 270 Farmington Avenue, Suite 101, Farmington. (860) 470-7414
 
Cure 55 Mill Street, Unionville. (860) 321-7821
 
Green Tea 1067 Farmington Avenue, Farmington. (860) 678-8880
 
Lotus Grill 979 Farmington Avenue, Farmington. (860) 676-2255
 
Mangetsu 206 Main Street, Farmington. (860) 674-1166
 
Meadow Asian Cuisine 3 Melrose Drive, Farmington. (860) 409-0888
 
Naples Pizza 838 Farmington Avenue, Farmington    860-674-8876
 
Piccolo Arancio 819 Farmington Avenue, Farmington. (860) 676-8855
 
River's Edge Bistro 45 S Main Street, Unionville. (860) 404-2382
 
Wood 'N Tap 1593 Farmington Avenue, Farmington. (860) 773-6736
 
Yume 45 S Main St, Unionville. (860) 673-8888
 
Plainville 
 
First and Last Tavern 32 Cooke St., Plainville. (860) 747-9100
 
Hungry Bull Burger Company,  381 Farmington Avenue, Plainville. (860) 351-5399
 
J. Timothy's 143 New Britain Avenue, Plainville. (860) 747-6813 
 
JV's Taproom 393 Farmington Avenue (Rte 10), Plainville(860) 793-8809
 
Rebel Dog Coffee Co. 393 Farmington Ave., Plainville. (860) 992-2168
 
West Hartford 
Max’s Oyster Bar  964 Farmington Avenue, W. Hartford, CT 06107, (860) 236-6299
 
Grants Restaurant and Bar, 977 Farmington Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06107, (860) 236-6299
 
Arugula, 953 Farmington Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06107, (860) 561-4888
 
Hartford
City Steam 942 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103, (860) 525-1600
 
Trumbull Kitchen 150 Trumbull Street, Hartford, CT  06103, (860) 493-7412
 
Avon
Seasons Restaurant Tap Room at Avon Old Farms Inn, 279 Avon Mountain Rd., Avon, CT 06001(intersection of Route 10 north and Route 44) (860) 269-0240
 
Simsbury
Abigail's Grille and Wine Bar4 Hartford Rd, Weatogue, CT 06089, (860) 264-1580
 

Take-aways

Farmington
 
Highland Park--Prepared Meals to Go (hot meals, salad bar, deli, etc.) 
(*within walking distance)
(Post Office Square) 204 Main St.
(860) 674-9536
 
Main Moon Chinese Restaurant
(*within walking distance)
(Post Office Square) 206 Main St.
(860) 676-8193
 
Mangetsu Farmington Japanese and Korean Restaurant 
(*within walking distance)
(Post Office Square) 206 Main St.
(860) 674-1166
 
(*within walking distance)
(Post Office Square) 222 Main St.
 
838 Farmington Ave.
(860) 674-8876
 
(*within walking distance)
(Post Office Square) 190 Main St.
(860) 678-0120
 
838 Farmington Ave.
(860) 674-8405
 

Coffee and Tea

Starbucks 1.1 miles (838 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06032)

Dunkin Donuts 1.2 miles (6 Colt Highway, Farmington, CT 06032)

Rebel Dog Coffee Co.  1.9 miles (393 Farmington Ave, Plainville, CT 06062)

Culteavo Tea House 4.4 miles (29 Mill Street, Unionville, CT 06085)

The Coffee Trade 7.4 miles (21 W. Main Street, Avon, CT 06001)