Things To Do in Hartford

Friday, December 13th 2013

In addition to participating in the Emerald Sketch "Safe Places" Exhibit in the Capitol's Hall of Flags, families may also want to explore some other attractions and restaurants local to the Hartford, Connecticut area. Below are a selection that come recommended on

Things To See and Do

Places To Eat-These are among the highest rated options on

  • Family friendly with soups, salads, sandwiches and pizza: First & Last Tavern located at 939 Maple Ave 860-956-6000. Open for lunch and dinner.
  • Serving breakfast and lunch, Mo's Midtown located at 25 Whitney Street offers hamburgers and other diner selections. 860-236-2543
  • For lunch or dinner, Agave Grill at 100 Allyn St serves Mexican food. Phone : 860-882-1557.
  • Described as having "casual elegance", Salute serves steaks, seafood, and pasta. Located at 100 Trumbull St. Open for lunch and dinner. Phone 860-899-1350. Reservations recommended for dinner.
  • In the fine dining category, Max Downtown also serves lunch and dinner. 185 Aslyum St. Phone 860-522-2530.

Emerald Sketch, llc

The mission of The Emerald Sketch, llc is to provide ongoing art therapy by credentialed professionals, in a safe environment, to Sandy Hook School students and their families, its faculty and staff, first responders and the Newtown, Connecticut community.