American Pie Company

29 CT-37 Center, Sherman, CT 06784.

(860) 350-0662. Bakery: Best Pie CT Magazine. All our pies are made daily from scratch, from hand rolled pie dough, just like grandma made them. Cookies, muffins, Danishes, tarts, cakes, breads and rolls are home made daily on the premises. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner including our famous Chicken Pot Pie, Shepherds Pie, Roasted Turkey Dinner, Homemade Pot Roast and much more! We offer generous portions at a fair price. Early bird specials, take out family meal deals, catering and bakery orders available. Outdoor dining in season. Mon. 7 am – 3 pm, Tues. – Thurs. & Sun. 7 am – 8 pm, Fri. & Sat. 7 am – 9 pm.

Annie Bananie Ice Cream

5 Bridge St., Kent, CT 06757.

(860) 927-3377. Annie Bananie's is a refreshingly old-fashioned shop. Stop in and get a hot fudge sundae, grilled cheese or a hot dog. Pick a favorite "topping" to accompany your favorite scoop of the creamiest ice cream ever, made at Jane's Ice Cream of Kingston, NY. Great candy selection too! Summer hours: 9 am – 8 pm (9 pm on Fri. & Sat. ), Winter: 9 am – 6 pm.

Bulls Bridge Inn

333 Kent Road, Kent, CT 06757.

4 mi. from Kent Center (860) 927-1000. You'll enjoy the warm, friendly atmosphere of this historic restaurant and tap room. The menu features an excellent selection of steaks, chicken, fresh grilled seafood, and a salad bar. Lunch Sat. & Sun. 12 -4. Dinner nightly Mon.-Thurs. 5-9, Fri. & Sat. 5-9:30, & Sun. 4-9. Parties and receptions.

Fife 'n Drum Restaurant and Inn

53 North Main Street, Kent, CT 06757.

Rte. 7. (860) 927-3509. Lunch, Dinner, Pub Menu and Sunday Brunch are served. House Specialties are Caesar Salad for Two prepared tableside as well as Filet au Poivre and Road Half Duck carved and Flambéed. Seasonal menu changes, a Specials Board for Lunch and Dinner and a Wine Spectator Award Wine List. 13 Private Guest Rooms welcome all travelers. Restaurant closed Tues. Inn open 7 days.

Kent Coffee and Chocolate Company

8 N. Main Street, Kent, CT 06757.

(860) 927-1445. Voted by Outdoor Magazine as "Best Hot Chocolate in CT". Full espresso bar/coffee bar, fountain soda, milkshakes, real fruit/raw/green smoothies, and alternative milks. Our own muffins, cookies, coffeecakes, poundcake, biscotti & scones. Our hand-dipped truffles will make you swoon along with a huge line of our turtles, peanut butter cups, barks, salt caramels, boxed chocolates, fondue & other handmade specialties pleasing even the toughest chocophile. Delicious Gluten, Nut & Sugar Free Choices. Freshly roasted coffees & specialty teas. Chocolate Parties, business gifts, holiday specialties all available for mail order or local hand delivery. Open 365 days!

La Piccolina

27 Main St., New Milford, CT 06776.

(860) 210-9669. Serving Authentic Northern Italian Trattoria Cuisine, Customers enjoy Exquisite Homemade Dishes served with Fresh Ingredients. Our Specialties include Homemade Pastas, Breads, Sauces, Vinaigrettes and Desserts all made daily. Ensuring the quality of each dish has the Essence and Taste from the Rimini Region of Italy. All combined with a charming atmosphere and award winning staff, you can be assured for a Great Dining Experience. Winners of the Sapphire Award Talk of the Town for 5 consecutive years in Customer Service Excellence.

Panini Cafe

7 Old Barn Rd., Kent, CT 06057.

(860) 927-5083. Owned by restaurateur James Fox and partner Kathie Dolan, we personally bring our years of expertise and dedication to this busy little shop. You'll find smiles and great food: sandwiches, soups, salads, Italian ice cream, and variety of other tasty items. Open 9:30-5:00 daily. Closed Tues.

Panini Cafe

7 Old Barn Rd, Kent, CT 06757.

(860) 927-5083. Owned by restaurateur James Fox and partner Kathie Dolan, we personally bring our years of expertise and dedication to this busy little shop. You'll find smiles and great food: sandwiches, soups, salads, Italian ice cream, and variety of other tasty items. Open 9:30-5:00 daily. Closed Tues.

Salsa Restaurant

31 Bank Street, New Milford, CT 06776.

(860) 350-0701. Serving quality New Mexican Cuisine since 1992. Oversized Burritos smothered in red or green chili sauce, 4 different homemade Salsas served with warm corn tortilla chips, roasted vegetable Enchiladas and many other favorites made by chef/owner Bill Thomas with the freshest ingredients available. Full bar serving fresh lime margaritas. "Best Mexican-Litchfield County" CT Magazine Readers' Choice Restaurant Poll. "Best Nachos" Litchfield County Times Reader's Poll. Full takeout service available. Tues. – Sun. 11-9; Fri. & Sat. 11-10. Closed Mon. Reservations recommended for dinner. Visa & MasterCard.

The Alpenhaus Restaurant/Steinbock Tavern

59 Bank St., New Milford, CT

(860) 799-5557. The Alpenhaus Restaurant, a true authentic German dining experience. Featuring traditional cuisine, imported German and local craft beer from our Steinbock Tavern, from Sauerbraten, Potato Pancakes to a variety of Schnitzels. A visit to the Alpenhaus is a welcoming breath of fresh air. Und Prost!