1330 Silas Deane Highway
Wethersfield, CT 06109
Phone: (860) 563-2311
Fax: (860) 529-2974
Connecticut's original gourmet cupcake boutique, Sugarbelle specializes in one-of-a-kind cupcakes, cookies, cakes, seasonal confections and petit fours.
Established in 1910, this family owned and operated full service florist offers beautiful high-style contemporary, traditional, silk, and dried floral arrangements, as well as a large selection of fresh flowers, gourmet and fruit baskets, greeting cards, candles, and plush animals. They have four other locations in the Hartford area and are open every day except for Sundays.
Large or miniature, Modern Pastry is one of Franklin Avenue's great bakeries. Try a variety of delectable Italian pastries with the miniature versions, or just wolf down a larger version of your favorite treat. There is wide selection of homemade cookies for sale as well, or if you can't make it to the area, have them shipped to your door! Check out the display of wedding cakes that show off the bakery's fine decoration skills.
Venite a mangiare! Mozzicato DePasquale Bakery over on Franklin Avenue serves fine Italian pastries, like, cannoli, sfogliatelle, babà and pasticiotti. One step inside and it truly feels like you are in a Neapolitan bakery. During the summer months, stop in for some mouthwatering gelato or a granita.
An area that was once farmland, the South End of Hartford is home to the city's Italian-American community. Follow your nose to the many delis, restaurants, bakeries and small import grocery stores that line the street. You will see Italian flags just as often as you see the stars and stripes. Try some of the local favorites, like the First and Last Tavern and Mozzicato De Pasquale Bakery & Pastry Shop are necessary stop-overs during any trip down to this part of town.
Unique, artistic dichroic glass jewelry, stained glass and wall accessories created by Dennis Peabody.
Stew Leonard's is deemed the world's largest dairy store, complete with animatronic livestock, giant food icons (such as Twinkie the Kid and Chiquita Banana) and barn decor. This unique supermarket experience is one of the region's main attractions at this Newington branch of the Norwalk-based store. Stew Leonard's is known for its high level of customer satisfaction with a policy that always proclaims the customer right. With a successful line of their own products, like coffees, cookies, tortilla chips and peanuts, you can easily do your shopping here or pick up a hand-decorated gift basket for a loved one.
Antique dealers specializing in furniture, coins, stamps, and auctioned items
If you are craving some crunchy, home-baked breads and pastries, the Hartford Baking Company in West Hartford is sure to be a great stop first-thing in the morning or whenever want some sweet or savory. Many ingredients used at the Hartford Baking Company come from local producers and farms, so you can be sure that the carbon footprint of your food is minimal. Enjoy fancy coffees and other hot beverages along with what will perfectly accompany your baked goods.
Serving the Hartford community for over half a century, this full service florist offers the finest floral arrangements, gift baskets, cards, and gifts. They also can ship worldwide for any occation.
Vanderbrooke Bakers & Caterers is one of Old Saybrook's best bakeries, making a wide variety of cakes, cookies, cheesecakes, pies and breads daily. You can get individually-sized cakes or wedding cakes for any occasion. The Chocolate Mousse Bombe and Oreo Cookie Mudslide are musts for chocoholics, and classic European fruit tarts and galettes. If you are a big fan of the classic Whoopie Pie (a single-size, round chocolate cake with vanilla cream filling), you can pick some up for your next party!
For any necessity in every area of your life from health care to household to gifts, toys, personal items, food, electronics, and more, Walgreens is a must-stop convenience shop. Get your prescription filled, develop your vacation photos, stock up on toothpaste, grab some snacks, and find just about anything you're looking for. With thousands of stores throughout the U.S., Walgreens is often just a quick trip away. Select locations are open 24-hours and some stores offer drive-thru pharmacies.