Restaurants

Top Choice French in Central Vermont

Café Provence

While the focus is on Provencal and French specialties such as moules marinières and bouillabaisse-inspired seafood stew, this elegant bistro also serves up non-French fare, such as succulent burgers (made from loca…
Top Choice French in Providence

Chez Pascal

This friendly French bistro welcomes diners with inspiring homemade pâtés and charcuterie, escargots à la bourguignonne, and slow-roasted duck with a golden raisin and red-wine sauce. Sourcing ingredients from local…
Top Choice Tapas in Candlewood Lake

Ibiza Tapas

We challenge you not to gorge yourself on too many small plates at this exceptional tapas restaurant in an unexceptional strip mall in industrial Danbury. Friendly staff who obviously love their job makes it even ea…
Top Choice Tapas in Streetcar Suburbs

Tres Gatos

This small space is not only a tapas bar, but also a bookstore and music store. It all feels like you are eating, browsing books and listening to music in somebody's living room, but that somebody is a gracious, fun…
Modern French in New Haven

Union League Café

An upscale French bistro in the historic Union League building. Expect a menu featuring continental classics like cocotte de joues de veau (organic veal cheeks with sautéed wild mushrooms; $25) along with those of n…
Tapas in Portsmouth

Moxy

Toto, I have a feeling we're not in Spain anymore! Yes, this cool little corner eatery specializes in tapas (small plates), but with a decidedly American twist. Expect anything from mini-burgers, baked beans and chi…
Tapas in South End & Chinatown

Toro

True to its Spanish spirit, Toro is bursting with energy, from the open kitchen to the lively bar to the communal butcher-block tables. The menu features simple but sublime tapas – grilled chilies with sea salt, cor…
European in Beacon Hill & Boston Common

No 9 Park

This swanky place has been around for years, but it still tops many fine-dining lists. Chef-owner Barbara Lynch has been lauded by food and wine magazines for her delectable French and Italian culinary masterpieces …
Tapas in Hanover

Candela Tapas Lounge

This chic spot serves classic Spanish-style tapas such as gambas al ajillo (shrimp sautéed in garlic, white wine, butter and lemon) or albondigas (meatballs), along with tablas (meat and cheese boards), empanadas, b…
Tapas in Woodstock & Quechee Village

Melaza Tapas Bar & Bistro

Unwind here after a day of exploring with a glass of wine and an enticing mix of tropically inspired tapas and entrees. Specialties include coffee- and chili-dusted filet mignon, guava-glazed roasted pork shank and …