Uncategorized | 8:36 pm | April 11, 2008 | By Thameka Thompson

Beyond New Haven: Sushi Palace

Ok, so perhaps it’s not fair to write about a restaurant where you either need a car, a friend with a car or some cab or bus fare in order to get there, but this place cannot go without mention. Among my own group of friends, Sushi Palace has already become a topic of conversation »

Uncategorized | 11:24 pm | April 6, 2008 | By Thameka Thompson

Foster’s: The Next New Haven Comedy Club?

I went to Foster’s last night with a friend of mine just to enjoy some after-dinner drinks. Foster’s is one of the places that I list as an alternative to the New Haven “club district.” As we walked by the window, we saw a man with a microphone standing in the middle of the restaurant »

Uncategorized | 7:24 pm | April 3, 2008 | By Thameka Thompson

Move out “Mom and Pop”: The “Big Boys” are Coming to Town

Start on the corner of Crown and Chapel Streets and proceed towards the New Haven green. If you keep your eyes and focus situated to the left, you will notice the once-deserted old New Haven “mall” is now bustling with some sort of activity. In the tall glass windows—that I believe at one point may »

Uncategorized | 6:59 pm | March 27, 2008 | By Thameka Thompson

Skip the Club: The Classier Side of New Haven

Not really digging the New Haven club scene, but want to go out and enjoy a drink with friends at a classy joint? Try Nikkita’s, Kudeta, Bottega Lounge, Fosters, Geronimo’s, and/or Soul de Cuba. Soul De Cuba: I was first introduced to Soul de Cuba by a good friend of mine that I met while »