New Restaurant Openings

3 new Fairfield eateries you HAVE to try!



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Mecha Noodle Bar

1215 Post Road

‘Pham’ily owned restaurant serves Vietnamese dishes of all kinds. Owner Tony Pham of Pho Vietnam Restaurant in Danbury has recently opened his latest venture in Fairfield which will have fans of Asian foods lining up at the door.

‘Snacks’ (apps) include: Korean fried chicken - gochujang, pickled turnips-carrots, spicy kewpie mayo, Saigon egg rolls — ground pork, rice paper, lettuce & nuoc mam, Chicken Lollipop & Kale Salad. Also offered is: a Scallop & Hamachi Raw Bar, Ramen offered with many different toppings, Pho: beef, chicken or fish, Family meals: rice cakes, kim chi fried rice, black cod w/ miso, braised daikon, curry rice and crispy lotus root and Sweets for dessert: pandan cotta w/ palm sugar, screw pine and walnuts. Draft beer, bottled beer, wine, Sake and cocktail specials that are sure to wow you are available in their full bar. Enjoy this hipster trendy restaurant as it takes you away to another World.

The Grilled Cheese Eatery

57 Unquowa Road

Open for brunch, lunch and dinner, dine in or take out, this eatery features gourmet grilled cheese, homemade daily soups, build your own salads, desserts, wine & beer. But that’s not all — start with appetizers such as mussels steamed or curried, Belgian Ale mini meatballs or zucchini chips w dill & yogurt sauce. The grilled cheese sandwiches come in fourteen different varieties; each comes complete with coleslaw and a pickle. Prices range from ‘The Kid’ white American on white bread with French fries for $6.50 to ‘The Trophy’ gruyere, short ribs, truffle oil, caramelized onions and mushrooms on sour dough at $14. Add fries or a green salad for an extra $2. Don’t forget to try the wonderful dipping sauces and specialty fries. Wine, beer and cocktails are also available, and dinner can be topped off with ice cream for dessert.

Dash N Drizzle

11 Unquowa Road

Fairfield’s premiere olive oil and vinegar bar recently opened and has already attracted many fans. Boasting a tasting room and spice shop, Dash N Drizzle wants to be your source for the finest and highest quality Extra Virgin Olive Oils, Infused Olive Oils, Balsamic Vinegars, sea salts and more. These premium Olive Oils are sourced from both around the world as well as domestically, from small batch Artisan producers, to bring you only the freshest seasonal flavors.

More than 20 of Italy’s finest aged and flavor fused Balsamic Vinegars also abound, some of which include: chocolate, raspberry, cinnamon pear, and cilantro.

Dash N Drizzle’s Spice Shop promise to be a foodies dream come true offering local Artisan products including: Honeys, Maple syrups, Jellies, Jams, relishes and hot sauces. But once again – that’s not all.

Also carried is a line of gourmet pastas and sea salt rubs and spices. Bonus: bring in your clean bottle and take part in their refill program and receive 10% off your purchase of oils & vinegars from Modena. Free same day in town delivery is available on orders of $30 or more.

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