The Best of Fairfield 2023

The Best of Fairfield 2023

Looking for everything that make Fairfield fabulous? You voted, and these local favorites–from restaurants and bars, to bookstores and boutiques–came out on top.

FOOD + DRINK

Restaurants

Best Service
The Stand
thestandvegancafe.com

Business Lunch + Hotel Restaurant + Outdoor Dining + Private Dining/Intimate Venue + Special Occasion/Date Night
Artisan
artisansouthport.com

Creative Menu + Tapas
Barcelona Wine Bar
barcelonawinebar.com

New Restaurant
Il Pelicano

Pick-up Option
Colony Grill
colonygrill.com

Seafood
Lobstercraft
Lobstercraft.com

Steak
Blackstones Steakhouse
blackstonessteakhouse.com

Sushi
Nordic Fish
nordicfishfairfield.com

Regional Specialties

American
Little Pub
littlepub.com

Asian Fusion
Mecha
mechanoodlebar.com.com

Chinese
shu
shufairfield.com

French
Martel
martelrestaurant.com

Greek + Mediterranean
Layla’s Falafel
laylasfalafel.com

Indian
Taj
tajfairfield.com

Italian
Luigi’s
luigisfairfield.com

Japanese
Fin
finfairfield.com

Mexican
Bodega
bodegatacobar.com

Spanish
Barcelona Wine Bar
barcelonawinebar.com

Thai
Whoopi Thai
whoopithaicuisine.com


Casual Food

Bagels
Village Bagels
villagebagelsct.com

Bowls
Mecha
mechanoodlebar.com.com

Burrito
Bodega
bodegatacobar.com

Frozen Yogurt
16 Handles
16handles.com

Hamburgers
Little Pub
littlepub.com

Hot Dogs
Super Duper Weenie
superduperweenie.com

Ice Cream
Sunny Daes
sunnydaesicecream.com

Noodle Bar
Mecha Noodle Bar

Pizza
Colony Grill
colonygrill.com

Ribs/Barbecue
Maderos Grill
Maderosgrill.com

Salads
Little Pub
littlepub.com


Drop-In Spots

Breakfast + Brunch + Café/Bistro + Health/Organic + Juice Bar + Lunch Spot + Vegetarian/Organic/Health
The Stand
thestandvegancafe.com

Coffee Shop
Shearwater Coffee Bar
shearwatercoffeeroasters.com

Deli
A & S Italian Fine Foods
asfinefoods.com

Diner
Circle Diner
circledinerffld.com

Food Truck
The Tasty Yolk
thetastyyolk.com

Lunch Spot
Little Pub
littlepub.com


Markets + More

Bakery
Isabelle et Vincent

203-292-8022

Butcher
A & S Italian Fine Foods
asfinefoods.com

Cakes/Cupcakes + Gourmet Grocery + Gourmet to Go
The Pantry
thepantry.net

Caterer
Garelick & Herbs
Garelickandherbs.com

Desserts/Chocolates
BE Chocolat
bechocolat.com

Grocery Pickup/Delivery Option + Organic Food
Whole Foods
wholefoodsmarket.com

Liquor Store + Wine Shop
Harry’s Wine & Liquor Market
harryswine.com

Seafood Market
Nordic
nordicfishfairfield.com


Bar Boasts

Beer Selection + Pub + Restaurant Bar + Sports Pub
Little Pub
littlepub.com

Margaritas
Bodega
bodegatacobar.com

Martinis
JB Percival Co.
jbpercival.com

Outdoor Bar
Artisan
artisansouthport.com

Wine Bar + Wine List
Barcelona Wine Bar
barcelonawinebar.com


SHOPPING + STYLE


Fashion

Accessories + Designer Boutique + Event Dresses + Jeans + Luxe Leisurewear + Women’s Fashion + Women’s Shoes
Apricot Lane
apricotlaneboutique.com

Consignment
Olive My Stuff
facebook.com/olivemystuff

Eyewear
Specs
specsforyou.com

Lingerie
In the Mood Intimates
inthemoodintimates.com

Men’s Fashion + New Shop + Teen + Swimwear
The Two Oh Three
thetwoohthree.com


Jewelry

Designer Jewelry + Estate Jewelry + Fine Jewelry + Local Designers + Special Occasion Jewelry + Wedding/Engagement Rings
Henry C. Reid & Son Jewelers
hcreidjewelers.com

Everyday Jewelry
Apricot Lane
apricotlaneboutique.com

Watches
Fairfield Center Jewelrs
fairfieldcenterjewelers.com


Home

Antiques/Vintage
Mongers Market
mongers-market.com

Appliances
Marsillio’s
marsillios.com

Decor + Furniture
Tusk Home + Design
Tuskhomeanddesign.com

Garden Center
Colonial Gardens
FB Colonialgardens

Hardware + Paint + Window/Doors
Ring’s End
ringsend.com

Home Tech
Westfair
westfairtv.com

Kitchen + Bath + Lighting
Fairfield Kitchen & Bath
Fairfieldkb.com

Outdoor Furniture
Outdoor Design & Living
outdoordesign.com

Pool Design & Services
Fairfield Pool
fairfieldpool.com

Rugs
Absolute Floor Designs
afd123.com

Stone
Tile America
tileamerica.com


SERVICES & TO-DO’S


Pampering

Blow Out/Updo + Color + Men’s Styling + Women’s Styling
H Salon
hsaloncolorcutdesign.com

Cosmetic Spa
Priva Med Spa
privamedspa.com

Day Spa + Facial + Makeup
Total Look Salon & Spa
totallooksalonspa.com

Eyebrow/Eyelash Services + Waxing/Hair Removal
European Wax
locations.waxcenter.com/ct/fairfield/fairfield-0176.html

Makeup Application
Lindsey Trop
lindseytropweddings.com

Mani/Pedi
Posh Spa & Nails
poshspanails.com

Massage
Massage Envy
massageenvy.com

Spray Tan
Sun Kissed Glow
sunkisssedglowbeautybar.com


Fitness + Gear

Activewear/Running Shoes
Sound Runner
soundrunner.com

Barre
The Bar Method
barmethod.com

Bicycle Shop
Velofix
velofix.com

CrossFit
SOSF
sosfairfield.com

Dance Fitnesss
Connecticut Dance School
ctdanceschool.org

Fitness Studio
Burn Boot Camp
burnbootcamp.com

Golf Equipment
Garner Golf
203-319-1200

Gym
Equinox
equinox.com

Indoor Cycling
Cyclebar
cyclebar.com

Pilates + Private Fitness Training + Virtual/Live Stream Fitness
Black Rock Pilates Studio
blackrockpilates.com

Yoga
Yoga for Everybody
yoga4everybody.net


Family Life

Art Classes
AR Workshop
arworkshop.com

Children’s/Baby Decor
The Fairfield Women’s Exchange
thefairfieldexchange.com

Children’s Clothes
Old Navy
oldnavy.gap.com

Children’ Fitness Training
My Gym
mygym.com

Children’s Haircuts
Total Look Salon & Spa
totallooksalonspa.com

Children’s Music Lessons
Fairfield Trumbull School of Music
ftsmusic.org

Children’s Parties
Hands on Pottery
hopct.com

College Prep
Your Key to College
yourkeytocollege.com

Family-Friendly Restaurant
Little Pub
littlepub.com

Toy Store
HobbyTown
hobbytown.com


Daily Essentials

Auto Repair Shop
Fairfield Automotive Service
fairfieldauto.net

Bookstore
Fairfield University Bookstore
bkstr.com

Car Wash
Splash Car Wash
splashcarwashes.com

CBD Store
Mohegan Smoke
mohegansmokeshopgmail.com

Dry Cleaners
Fabricare Cleaners
fabricarecleaners.net

Event Space
Pavilion at Penfield Beach
pavilionsatpenfieldbeach.com

Event/Wedding Reception Venue
Artisan
artisansouthport.com

Fine Art Gallery
George Billis
georgebillis.com

Florist
Hansen’s Flower Shop
Handsensflowershop.com

Gift Shop
Vintage Garden
vintagegardengifts.com

Livery Service
Post Road Limousine
postroadlimo.com

Local Hotel
Delamar Southport
delamar.com

Pet Groomer
Greenfield Hill Dog Grooming
203-256-8922

Pet Supplies
Choice Pet
choicepet.com

Shoe Repair
GQ

Storage Facility
Westy Self Storage
westy.com

Tailor
Nina’s Tailor Shop
FB NinasTailorShop

Veterinarian
Southport Veterniary Center
Southportveterinarycenter.com

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