2014 Readers' Choice Restaurant Awards

We reached out and you responded—now here are the results of our annual restaurant survey, featuring readers’ favorites in 35 dining categories. Bon appétit!

Jeff Kaufmanbest in overall excellence

Bernard’s/Sarah’s Wine Bar, Ridgefield

The Spread, Norwalk

The Cellar Door, Ridgefield

The Spread, Norwalk - photo by Jeff Kaufman

best new restaurant

The Spread, Norwalk

Walrus + Carpenter, Bridgeport

Heirloom Food Co.,Danielson

best american

Match, South Norwalk

Walrus + Carpenter, Bridgeport

The Whelk, Westport

best french

Bernard’s/Sarah’s Wine Bar, Ridgefield

Union League Cafe, New Haven

Luc’s, Ridgefield

best italian

Goodfellas, New Haven

The Cellar Door, Ridgefield

(tie) La Zingara, Bethel

(tie) Liana’s, Fairfield 

best asian

Mecha Noodle Bar, Fairfield

Pho Vietnam, Danbury

Tengda Asian Bistro,multiple locations

best indian

Thali, New Haven

Coromandel,multiple locations

Tikkaway Grill, New Haven

best middle eastern

Safita, Fairfield

Hanna’s, Danbury

Layla’s, Stamford 

2014 Readers' Choice Restaurant Awards

We reached out and you responded—now here are the results of our annual restaurant survey, featuring readers’ favorites in 35 dining categories. Bon appétit!

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best mexican

best latin american

best pub grub

best road food

best food truck

best bistro

best seafood

best steak

best prime rib

best gourmet burgers

best barbecue

most romantic

best family dining

best breakfast

best brunch

best lunch

best appetizers

best desserts

best outdoor dining

2014 Readers' Choice Restaurant Awards

We reached out and you responded—now here are the results of our annual restaurant survey, featuring readers’ favorites in 35 dining categories. Bon appétit!

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best service

best cocktails

best wine selection

best hotel dining

best value

best vegetarian/vegan

best sushi

best hidden gem

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This article appeared in the January 2014 issue of Connecticut Magazine

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