Welcome to the Living Greenwich #DineLocal Guide – Early 2021 - an open invitation to learn more about the wide variety of delectable culinary experiences available to you in the Greenwich area.
As the cold weather, more often than not, keeps us inside, the desire to enjoy some of the rich, warm flavors of the season with friends or family is ever-present.
The Good News: To our great fortune - the Greenwich area is blessed with numerous restaurants – featuring renowned chefs, skillful mixologists and welcoming service teams – all ready to dazzle your taste buds and satisfy any of your cold-weather cravings with a wide variety of seasonally-appropriate fare.
From hip and trendy new eateries, to casual quick bite destinations, to tried-and-true area favorites – there is always a theme (and a menu) that even the most ardent foodies are certain to adore.
So whether you are planning a romantic date night, opting for an impromptu dining experience with friends, or just happen to not be in the mood to cook and are looking for some delicious take-out; a memorable culinary experience is never far away when you #DineLocal in (and around) Greenwich!!
Read on and give one of these local restaurants a try over the coming days and weeks – and let them know Living Greenwich sent you :-)
Note: Featured image above and as home page hero image courtesy of Greenwich Flavor by Myrna's | Greenwich.
Living Greenwich #DineLocal Directory
Note: This situation remains fluid and is evolving rapidly. All information below is subject to change at any time. Be certain to contact the individual restaurants below to verify their most current offerings, hours, and etc.
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- Beach House Cafe | Old Greenwich
- DOPPIO | Greenwich
- Garden Catering | Old Greenwich (PLUS Additional Locations)
- The Ginger Man | Greenwich Ave
- Greenwich Flavor by Myrna's | Greenwich
- Fairfield Pizza | Cos Cob
- Kira Sushi | Greenwich
- Little Beet Table | Greenwich Ave
- OG Social Club | Old Greenwich
- Pasta Vera | Central Greenwich
Living Greenwich #DineLocal Restaurant Showcase
Beach House Cafe, nestled in Old Greenwich’s cozy downtown on Sound Beach Avenue, is a popular local dining destination known for their take on new American seafood.
If you’re on the hunt for a seafood restaurant the mixes an upscale dining experience with a touch of seaside ease, look no further than Old Greenwich’s Beach House Cafe. Fresh seafood and craft cocktails make Beach House Café a must-visit spot.
DOPPIO is a lively, intimate Italian eatery with a contemporary menu.
Located just off of Greenwich Avenue, and with the added benefit of easy parking, DOPPIO is well-known for serving up a full slate of elevated Italian cuisine, artisan pizzas, and some must-taste gelato!
Divinely delicious pizzas (broken down into ROSSE and BIANCHE categories) run the gamut, from traditional to sophisticated, and feature a wide array of top-shelf toppings. Caciocavallo. Pear. Hot honey. Broccoli rabe. 'Nduja sausage. Shaved black truffle.
DOPPIO’s Antipasti, Insalate, Pasta, and Secondi offerings also justly inspire with innovative pairings of epicurean flavors. With their expansive ‘something for everyone’ menu, it’s no surprise at all that this vibrant local restaurant is always buzzing!
”The Best Chicken Nuggets You'll Ever Have! We serve breakfast all day and we make the best breakfast sandwich in America (it's true, they voted!) Order on our Garden Catering App for pick up or delivery.”
Established in 1978, Garden Catering has delighted guests with their famous chicken nuggets for over 4 generations! Currently owned and operated, since 1991, by the Carpenteri family, Garden Catering has a mission to serve up moments of joy; sprinkled with a bit of their secret seasoning. With seven locations in Fairfield and Westchester counties, Garden Catering makes it “easy to be your one stop shop for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and catering needs”!
In addition to Garden Catering’s famous nuggets (including Chicken, Gluten-Free, and Vegetarian Cauliflower options), they also offer a wide variety of sandwiches, sandwich wedges, salads, and sides - PLUS they serve prepared-to-order breakfast sandwiches all day long! And, trust us, you want to give their "Hotsy" breakfast sandwich - recently named the Best Breakfast Sandwich in America by Restaurant Hospitality Magazine - a try. Named after longtime employee Frank “Hotsy” Bertino, the sandwich features bacon, egg, cheese, potato cones, and chili on a roll!
Interested in comfort food? Then you'll definitely want to try Garden Catering's Houndstooth BBQ Pop Up! Think Pulled Pork Sandwiches. BBQ Banh Mi. Smoked BBQ Wings. And More! LEARN MORE HERE!
The team at Garden Catering also believes in being good citizens -- and they pledge to be pillars in the communities they serve by giving back wherever they can.
The Ginger Man is an American Tavern open daily for lunch and dinner and brunch on Sundays.
Well-known for its cozy and inviting atmosphere, the Ginger Man is a long-held favorite among Greenwich locals and neighboring communities with their menu of hearty American fare and craft beers. The Ginger Man has won plenty of “Best Burger” and “Best Beer Selection” accolades over the years - and a casual visit to their attractive wooden bar will show you why!
Or opt for an intimate dinner at The Ginger Man, as the warmth and glow from their fireplace flickers across the Guinness Beef Stew, Half-Rack of Smoked Baby Back BBQ Ribs, or delicious Fish & Chips set before you!
Fine & Healthy Nouveau Mediterranean at it's Best! Greenwich Flavor by Myrna’s Offers Authentic Fresh Food in a Lovely Quaint Environment!
At Greenwich Flavor by Myrna’s their dishes are packed with flavorful, tasty combinations of ingredients from all over the world that make them sing!
Whether you are looking to detoxify, strengthen your immunity, sharpen your thinking, or just enjoy a fabulous meal, the famous dishes at Greenwich Flavor by Myrna’s are the way to build a happy mind in a healthy body.
The salads, soups, sandwiches, lunch, and dinner platters at Greenwich Flavor by Myrna’s are impeccably fresh, designed to promote your health from inside out. The team at Greenwich Flavor by Myrna’s takes the time to understand their loyal customers’ dietary restrictions and food allergies, and strive to prepare lots of their dishes free of dairy, gluten and nuts -- while also offering a few of these food items on the side for those who choose to embrace them.
Greenwich Flavor by Myrna’s is a dine-in location -- but also offers Grab and Go, Take-out orders, Delivery and Full Event planning and catering for all occasions. They are also well-known for their excellent catering services which are featured regularly at private and corporate events.
Welcome To Kira Sushi: Delicious Food, Friendly Staff, Cozy Atmosphere & Positive Emotions!
If you're looking for an authentic Japanese cuisine experience, then look no further! Head to Kira Sushi in Greenwich, Connecticut for fresh and delicious food!
Kira Sushi serves soups, salads, sushi, sashimi, and more. A couple of their Lunch Bento Box options include Shrimp Tempura + California Roll AND Salmon Teriyaki + California Roll. Also try one of their Teriyaki Kitchen entrees! Their menu also features Japanese-style fried rice.
Kira Sushi is located at the corner of Greenwich and Lewis Street - just north of I-95. Order online for carryout or delivery!
Little Beet Table is a vibrant, full-service restaurant founded on the belief that food should make people feel their best.
Little Beet Table takes pride in locally-sourced, thoughtful meals and a relaxed dining experience. Their sleek Greenwich location has an impressive space accented by an eye-catching white marble bar and large windows with a Greenwich Avenue view!
Little Beet Table serves brunch, lunch, dinner and drinks with a vegetable-forward, seasonal approach and includes a little something for every appetite. Their menu is packed with nourishing, wholesome dishes! Some standouts? Watercress Guacamole. Roasted Shrimp Salad. Mushroom Reuben. PLUS: Make certain you order some of their Blistered Shishito Peppers w/ pickled shiitake, sunflower miso, and sesame as a starter. So addictive!
The culinary team at Little Beet Table has your next event covered. From snacks to dips, from salads to burgers, and from sandwiches to tacos, their catering menu covers every appetite. Obviously they’re bringing the veggies, too. Whether you’re feeding a group of 4 or 50, Little Beet Table has all your catering needs covered.
Since opening in 2015, the Old Greenwich Social Club (OG Social Club) has been a little pub that’s become one of Greenwich's favorite local destinations.
The OG Social Club packs a punch with an array of food, drink, and dessert options for everyone to enjoy. If you ask around among locals, you’ll likely hear that the OG Social Club is known for the best three “Bs” in Greenwich: the best bar, the best beer, and the best brunch!
The menu at OG Social Club features seasonal comfort food taken to a sophisticated level, so you’ll want to make sure to stop by with each change of season to see what’s new! But you can always expect to find an impressive approach to American fare, with choices ranging from the simple (chicken wings, nachos and prime beef burgers) to the sophisticated (truffle flatbread and hanger steak).
The OG Social Club also works with several local breweries to bring an array of noteworthy offerings to their rotating taps. Don’t forget to try their own house lager while you’re at it!
Pasta Vera began serving the Greenwich community in 1986.
Since then, we have strived to bring our customers the finest southern Italian cuisine.
We use only the freshest quality ingredients and serve pastas that are handmade every morning in our restaurant. We have a wide array of delicious dishes available for takeout, catering and in-house dining. We also sell a variety of fine products in our market.
Visit us today for an authentic Italian experience.