Destination: Wood-n-Tap Bar & Grill in Farmington, Connecticut
Posted on April 11, 2014
Write – Up & Photos by Jacqueline Bennett newsandviewsjb
Wood-n-Tap Bar & Grill in Farmington, Connecticut is one of a group of restaurants by the same name in the Greater Hartford area and lower part of the state. Open daily at 11:30 a.m., the Farmington site is located in what once was The Keg on the corner of an intersection along Farmington Avenue.
The main dining area has a casual ambiance with dark decor booths and tables accented by overhanging lamps. The rear section tables are next to long patio windows and connected to a patio that overlooks a pond.
In the tavern is an eye-catching stone fireplace, a bar, television – usually tuned to sports, booths and a long center table with high stools. It is especially popular on weekend nights.
The menu offers pizza, burgers, sandwiches and wraps – a tasty vegetarian burrito, as well as, an assortment of “This n That” appetizers – try the soft pretzel basket served with Honey Dijon. There are “Famous Bar Bites” to choose from, salads, clam chowder and a daily soup. Sweet potato fries are among the side dishes.
Rounding out the menu are entrees – steaks, seafood (the highest priced seafood is currently around $17), “chick n pork” and an array of desserts.
Wood-n-Tap restaurants can also be found in Hartford, Rocky Hill, Vernon, Southington, Orange and Wallingford – in Farmington at 1274 Farmington Avenue. Call 860-773-6736.