Located in Connecticut’s Fairfield County, the coastal city of Norwalk has a rich colonial and maritime history, attracting tourists from across the Tri-State area. As the city develops and grows in size, as well as its diversity, Norwalk’s culinary scene continues to thrive with a dynamic selection of restaurants to try. We take a look at 10 great restaurants in Norwalk.
For a truly unique dining experience in Norwalk, Mediterranean is a must-try, located within the boutique Hotel Zero Degrees. Reminiscent of a luxury yacht cabin, Mediterraneo boasts polished wooden floors and bold pops of color in conjunction with a row of floor-to-ceiling windows that offer an open air quality to the room. Guests enjoy the sophisticated décor with a rustic view of treetops and the quiet rumble of a nearby waterfall, all of which can be seen from the outdoor patio in warmer months. The menu marries old world and contemporary Italian flavors, from a dynamic list of appetizers and seafood dishes to a selection of artisanal pizzas. Mediterraneo at Hotel Zero Degrees offers inspired cuisine, moderate prices and a fantastic view.
Mediterraneo at Hotel Zero Degrees, 353 Main Avenue, Norwalk CT +1 203 750 9300
Elegance meets urban chic at Southern Norwalk’s The Spread, which merges rustic wooden tables, exposed brick and floral accoutrements beneath an industrial ceiling. The restaurant specializes in New American cuisine with inventive global accents, featuring an eclectic menu split into a series of categories; farm fresh meats and cheeses, soup, salad and a succession of small, medium and large plates followed by dessert. Pair your meal with one of their many beers, cocktails and wines on offer. The food is consistently delicious but the menu is always subject to change. The Spread boasts several accolades, from best appetizers in Connecticut to the award for Best New Restaurant, not to mention rave reviews by satisfied customers.
The Spread, 70 North Main Street, Norwalk, CT, USA, +1 203 939 1111