RESTAURANT BOOTHS

Hartford Taste Festival Restaurants will feature 3-5 “taste portions” of their favorite menu items to showcase to attendees!  Feed your appetite and taste different local restaurant menu items throughout the festival weekend. 

Aurora’s Restuarant is a Guatemalan style bakery and restaurant in the Hartford area. offering traditional Guatemalan breads and its most popular dishes.

AURORA’S

399 Capitol Avenue

Hartford, CT

Bear’s Smokehouse BBQ serves authentic Kansas City style wood smoked BBQ.

Bert’s Pizzeria offers several menu items to choose from. Brick oven New York style, and gourmet or gluten-free pizzas, salads, sandwiches, hot entrees, and so much more.

BERT’S PIZZERIA

264 Park Road

West Hartford, CT

Cora Cora is family-owned serving authentic Peruvian cuisine. We serve our clientele every day based on three main pillars; high-quality ingredients, a warm and welcoming family-like experience, and the best customer service. Everything is made in-house with dedication to excellence. James Beard Nominee: Outstanding Restaurant & Best Chef-Northeast.

CORA CORA RESTAURANT

162 Shield Street

West Hartford, CT

The Corner Cafe MX serves authentic Mexican cuisine at its best. Our menu is a variety of delicious dishes made with fresh ingredients. Breakfast and lunch all day. We’re waiting for you!  

THE CORNER CAFE MX

262 Franklin Avenue

Hartford, CT

Disheveled Diva’s deliciously imperfect creations bring smiles to faces, “wow” eyes and bellies, and bring a bit of sweetness to our community. A portion of every sale continues to be donated to nonprofit organizations: bespoke treats with local impact.

Hot days and Cold Brews. The Dunkin’ Brew Bar will be delivering a one-of-a-kind guest experience. Attendees will receive a free sample of Dunkin’s Cold Brew with Sweet Cold Foam for the ultimate sipping experience.

Fire & Spice Vegan Restaurant serving many gluten-free, nut-free, soy-free hot entrees, raw vegan, salads, smoothies and Juices, cupcakes and ice cream. Breakfast, lunch and dinner. Delicious Jamaican, African and Indian foods.

FIRE-N-SPICE

491 Capitol Avenue

Hartford, CT

Fornarelli’s Ristorante Italian-style fine dining experience in a cozy atmosphere.

FORNARELLI’S

283 Asylum Street

Hartford, CT

Elevated gastro pub and pizza all wrapped up in a rock -n- roll bar.

FOUR DADS PUB

18R Hartford Avenue, Granby

114 Asylum Street, Hartford

Frida cuisine was inspired by two families who came from the City of Mexico and San Luis Potosi. We offer a wide variation of authentic Mexican dishes inspired by the renowned gastronomy of Mexico and a tribute to the legendary artist and native painter Frida Kahlo, who despite her disability was able to achieve her goals and desires.

FRIDA

1150 New Britain Avenue

West Hartford, CT

The Greenway Market uses only the freshest ingredients around, ensuring that every dish is the highest possible quality. Try our specialties including Junior Oven Roast Turkey Wrap, Junior Roast Beef Sandwich, Junior Smoked Turkey Sandwich, Junior Italian Combo Sandwich, and more.

THE GREENWAY MARKET

71 Asylum Street

Hartford, CT

Hartford Flavor Company is an organic-certified distillery is located in the Parkville area in Hartford where you can take part in a tour and taste experience and enjoy cocktails and food in our Cafe. Cheers!!

HARTFORD FLAVOR COMPANY

30 Arbor Street

Hartford, CT

Huasteca Restaurant brings the energy beauty, and elegance of Huasteca, Mexico’s flowing waterfalls and luscious jungle, to New England with delicious authentic cuisine.

HUASTECA

555 Day Hill Road

Windsor, CT

Ital Juicery Company sells vegan food and all natural vegan Juices made fresh sourcing the best quality fruits and juices.

JAR + Bar is a way of bringing community together through food. We take pride in our ability to discover the most unique flavors from around the world and share them with the Connecticut area.

JAR + Bar

179 Park Road

West Hartford, CT

Jerk Shack Restaurant combine their specific and authentic styles of Jamaican dishes, along with the blending of culinary worlds to create a new and exquisite taste that, not only Jamaicans but every culture can relate to

JERK SHACK

1400 Park Street

Hartford, CT

Juiced Up is a full-service juice bar offering a wide variety of juices with mango, pineapple and watermelon, or with cucumber, carrot, celery, and spirulina. Or try juice remedies for colds, hangovers, cleanses, or energy smoothies with apples, carrots, ginger, honey and ginseng or smoothies with celery, kale, spinach, cucumber, and apple. hungry, we offer great selection of salads, wraps, and meals.

JUICED UP

231 Asylum Avenue

Hartford, CT

Seafood

MORE THAN JUST LOBSTER

1003 East Street

New Britain, CT

Perfect Poundcakes serves delicious baked goods including their signature product, the now trademarked Poundcup. A cupcake shaped pound cake with homemade buttercream frosting. It has all the convenience of a cupcake, but all the flavor and texture of our perfect pound cakes.

PERFECT POUNDCAKES

221 Burnside Avenue

East Hartford, CT

La Flor Mix Kitchen and Bar has a full menu of Haitian offerings made by owner Drina Vaval, a native of Haiti, and another full menu of Peruvian offerings cooked by Nestor Vasquez, a native of Peru. Haitian specialties include fried pork griot, tasso beef, steamed salmon, whole red snapper, fried goat and spicy pikliz slaw. Peruvian dishes include ceviche, fried rice with shrimp, lomo saltado, skewered beef hearts, papas rellenas and many other items.

LA FLOR MIX KITCHEN AND BAR

360 Franklin Avenue

Hartford, CT

No Pork On Dis Fork serves quality all beef dogs, sausages, kielbasa, with great customer service.

Poké Sushi has merged our traditional sushi roots with Hawaiian-style poké to serve fresh-daily fish, premium sauces and top-notch ingredients in a way that’s fast, convenient, and (of course) delicious.

POKE SUSHI

30 State House Square

Hartford, CT

Ranch House Pizza has been a staple of the community for years. Try our food and see why we have remained popular with locals. Take home your pizza with curbside pickup. It’s never been easier to grab a pizza whenever you feel the urge.

RANCH HOUSE PIZZA

17 Asylum Street

Hartford, CT

Republic is an urban gastropub featuring craft beers and artistic culinary creations.

REPUBLIC AT THE LINDEN

10 Capitol Avenue

Hartford, CT

At Terraza Latina we share our Latin American gastronomy with food of the highest quality, satisfying our customers with the best service. Our primary goal is to be the place where you and your loved ones can enjoy the best environment to remember.

TERRAZA LATINA

438 Franklin Avenue

Hartford, CT

The Place 2 Be is a millennial food concept founded in 2015. It’s inspired by a true love for brunch, Instagram, and our customers. The menu is a balance of comfort and innovation, celebrating food that appeals to both novice and extreme foodies with a twist; No longer just a breakfast staple, we make brunch celebrated all day every day. 

THE PLACE 2 BE

5 Constitution Plaza, Hartford

615 Franklin Avenue, Hartford

50 Memorial Boulevard, West Hartford

Thomas Hooker Brewing Company, located in Bloomfield and Hartford Colt Building, is Connecticut’s local brewery with a national reputation. One taste and you’ll recognize why small-batch local brewing with quality ingredients produces a superior beer. Visit brewery and cafes.

THOMAS HOOKER BREWERY

140 Huyshope Avenue, Hartford, CT

16 Tobey Road, Bloomfield, CT

Wood-n-Tap is a Casual American Bar & Grill. Enjoy lunch, dinner, drinks, and coffee, and feel free to come as you are!

WOOD-n-TAP

9 locations in CT

Hartford, Farmington, Vernon, Rocky Hill, Southington, Enfield, Wallingford, Hamden, and Newington