Foodology in Southington hosts Gluten-Friendly Day on the third Tuesday of every month! When: Every third Tuesday! ! Time: 12-6pm Where: Foodology Cooking School and Bakery/Cafe, 991 S. Main St. Plantsville, CT 06479 (860)426-9499 What: The ENTIRE bakery is filled with only gluten-free items: Chocolate ganache cakes Chocolate and vanilla cakes Moist pumpkin cake with…

Walking into Wang Palace in Glastonbury was exciting. We had heard about their celiac-friendly options, and we were really hoping for a pretty little place with comfortable seating and great food. Well, we got it. They don’t have a separate gluten-free menu, but it doesn’t matter. All you have to do is ask, because they…

Contributed by Jessie DeMarco Discovering you are sensitive, intolerant or allergic to gluten (celiac) can be overwhelming. Doctors, dietitians, and other health practitioners offer lists of foods to avoid, which is the most important first step to begin healing. However, as your kitchen will ultimately become your safest place to dine, it also needs to…

J.P. Gifford has your gluten free covered in western Connecticut. There’s J.P. Gifford’s Market/Cafe/Catering in Kent, and J.P. Gifford’s Cafe in Sharon, both offering the same delightful gluten-free options. The cafe in Sharon, where we visited, offers both breakfast and lunch, with loads of fun choices. Any breakfast or lunch sandwich can be rolled into…

When we walked into Passiflora in New Hartford, we were welcomed by the aromas of loose tea, herbs, and wholesome food. We already felt healthier, and we hadn’t even eaten yet. Excited to nab a funky table by the window with cushy chairs, we sat down and began to read the multiple chalkboards filled with…

Home Restaurant in Branford has it all – a really interesting GF menu, a dedicated GF fryer, the ability to cater to celiacs, and a name with a built-in pun. So what’s so special about it? Well, they make their own GF gnocchi, for starters. They also offer really fun GF appetizers like a cheese…

We picked the perfect Fall day for venturing out to Falls Village in Canaan to visit Toymakers Cafe, except for the fog and pouring rain. Undeterred, we went anyway, and we’re so glad we did. Toymakers is a very popular spot for motorcycle fans, and now we know why.  They are perfectly situated on the…

Gluten-Free Connecticut is all about Connecticut. In fact, when we have to step outside the state, we often wish we were back home, where all our favorite gluten-free grub is. However, when we stumbled upon One Dish Cuisine in Ellicott City, Maryland earlier this month, we knew it was too good to keep to ourselves.…

The Sugar Bowl Luncheonette is a Darien institution, and we can see why. Serving breakfast and lunch until 3pm daily, dining at Sugar Bowl is more than just a meal. It’s an experience.  Their menu offers diner-type fare in a fun, neighborhood atmosphere.  They offer gluten-free pancakes, waffles, and french toast, and any of their…

Harvest Cafe and Bakery in Simsbury has been the area’s go-to breakfast spot for years, and for good reason. What folks may not know is that Kim Foster, the owner, is gluten-free. She’s also created an alternative breakfast menu with terrific gluten-free options. From breakfast sandwiches on gluten-free bread to french toast, from berry pancakes…