@ The Corner

3 West Street, Litchfield, CT 06790.

(860) 567-8882. Fun and casual, diverse and eclectic @ the Corner serves a tantalizing selection of New American, cuisine. Award winning Chef "Red" Lanphear and Calin Sauvron prepares daily specials using locally grown seasonal ingredients. Nightly wines featured accompanied by an extensive wine list, signature cocktails with a Caribbean twist, and great craft beers. Take out for lunch & dinner available. Open 7 days, Lunch: 11:30 – 3:30; Dinner: 4:30- 9:30. Bakery also on premises serving coffee, pastry and light fare 7 am – 5 pm.

Brookside Farm

79 East Chestnut Hill Road, Litchfield, CT

(860) 567-3890. Started in 1999 as a second act to corporate careers, the owners' overall goal is to promote the resurgence of sustainable agriculture in Connecticut. On their 30 acres farm, they produce hay (for horses) and maple syrup (for people). Their maple syrup won 3 rd place in the 2014 International Maple Syrup tasting contest. Call ahead to see the syrup operation.

da Capo Brick Oven Pizza and Italian Restaurant

625 Torrington Road, Litchfield, CT 06759.

Rte. 202 east of the Litchfield Green. (860) 482-6246 and 5 East Main Street, Avon, CT (860) 677-5599. CT Magazine awarded "Best Italian in Litchfield County 2010-2011" da Capo Restaurant continues to provide Connecticut with the best quality food and authentic Italian recipes. Successfully, for another year, both locations are welcoming, friendly and will accommodate any occasion. Everyone knows the "NY Style Thin Crust Italian Pizza" and da Capo will not disappoint. Our time honored Italian recipes, made with the freshest seasonal ingredients will please you again and again. Take out also available Mon. – Thurs. 11 – 10 pm, Fri. and Sat. 11 – 11 pm., & Sun. 11 – 9 p.m.

Dutch Epicure Shop

491 Bantam Road, Litchfield, CT 06659.

Rte. 202, 1.5 mi. west of the green. (860) 567-5586. A landmark international gourmet food store since 1967. The finest in European style baking - breads, rolls, cakes, and pastries for all occasions. European specialties, also including Indonesian Conimex Spices, licorice, a large selection of Dutch cheeses, and German cold cuts. Prepared food, soups, entrees and desserts made on premises. Holiday & Seasonal Specialties. Open daily Wed. - Sat. 9 - 5, Sun. 9 - 2. Closed Mon. - Tues.

La Cupola Ristorante & Inn

637 Bantam Road, Litchfield, CT 06759.

(860) 567-3326. One of the finest Italian restaurants in northwest Connecticut, offering traditional and specialty dishes complemented with distinctive wines from an extensive wine cellar. Bar Lounge offers lunch menu featuring Italian paninis. Desserts imported from Italy. Outdoor Porch Dining. Private Dining Room. Banquet Room. Stroll around the pond or dine on the porch overlooking the scenic Bantam River. Charming guest rooms in the original 1849 granite house. Reservations suggested. Lunch & Dinner. Closed Mon.

Love Hearts Bakery and Café

583 Bantam Rd. (Rt. 202), Litchfield, CT 06759.

(860) 361-6526. "A touch of love in every bite." Chowder, chili and handcrafted hot and cold soups. Bread bowls available! Delicious cold and garden salads made fresh daily. Cakes, cookies, pies, scones and muffins baked in small batches to assure freshness and home-style quality. Gluten free & vegan goodies available. Eat-in or take-out. Call to order desserts for the holidays & special celebrations. Master pastry chef Allison is a graduate of CIA and has been pleasing customers since 2002. Mon.-Thurs. 6-3 pm, Fri. 6-5:30 pm, Sat. 7 - 3 pm, & Sun. 8-3 pm.

Love Heart’s Bakery

583b Bantam Rd., Litchfield, CT 06759.

(860) 361-6526. "A touch of love in every bite." Chowder, chili and handcrafted hot and cold soups. Bread bowls available! Delicious cold and garden salads made fresh daily. Cakes, cookies, pies, scones and muffins baked in small batches to assure freshness and home-style quality. Gluten free & vegan goodies available. Eat-in or take-out. Call to order desserts for the holidays & special celebrations. Master pastry chef Allison is a graduate of CIA and has been pleasing customers since 2002. Mon.-Thurs. 6-3 pm, Fri. 6-5:30 pm, Sat. 7 - 3 pm, & Sun. 8-3 pm.

Marino's Restaurant

12 Pinewoods Road, Torrington, CT 06790.

(860) 482-6864. For over 50 years our name has been a promise of quality, value & service! Featuring fine Italian-American Cuisine. Serving Lunch & Dinner. Savor the flavors of our signature veal dishes, fresh seafood, entrée specialties, traditional pastas, delectable desserts, cappuccino & espresso. Banquets for all occasions, accommodations for 10-185 guests. Conveniently located off Rte. 8, Exit 46. Ten minutes from downtown Torrington and the Warner Theater.

Meraki

239 West St, Litchfield, CT 06759.

(860) 361-9777. *Soul *Creativity * Love * Eat in or take out. Using farm fresh ingredients our menu offers daily soups, sandwiches, small bites, vibrantly fresh salads, vegetables, grains and inspired entrees. On the sweet side luscious cupcakes, lemon bars, brownies, cookies and more. Breakfast and lunch served in a casual setting. Menu changes daily to use the best ingredients of the season. Catering also available.

Meraki

239 West St., Litchfield, CT 06759.

(860) 361-9777. hello@merakifood.com. *Soul *Creativity * Love * Eat in or take out. Using farm fresh ingredients our menu offers daily soups, sandwiches, small bites, vibrantly fresh salads, vegetables, grains and inspired entrees. On the sweet side luscious cupcakes, lemon bars, brownies, cookies and more. Breakfast and lunch served in a casual setting. Menu changes daily to use the best ingredients of the season. Catering also available.