Windsor Locks is a beautiful town and makes a great stop along the Connecticut River. Hartford County hosts many fantastic events, live music, and natural beauty, and Windsor Locks boasts a wonderful local food and drink scene.
Windsor Locks' Main Street lies along the Connecticut River, and is the home to local restaurants with many choices for a great meal. One favorite is the Charles-Ten Restaurant, which offers an impressive Polish menu - it will leave you wondering if you are out to dinner or enjoying a night in at your grandmother's house. Each meal is cooked to order and w ell worth the wait; the pierogi at Charles-Ten could compete for the most authentic pierogi in Connecticut.
Skyline Restaurant is arguably one of the best restaurants in t he town and makes a perfect pit stops for a day trip or a high-quality meal. Skyline has a fantastic selection of wines and champagnes to pair with its extensive menu; whether you are in the mood for seafood, pasta, burgers, or a savory steak, you will always leave the Skyline stuffed and satisfied.
Whether you come to Hartford County for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or a full night out, the food and drink in Windsor Locks has a spot to enjoy. Make a night of seeing hilarious comedy or an intense sports game at Bobby V's Restaurant and Sports Bar, a favorite with delicious food and many different happy hour specials. Bobby V's also includes golf simulation and a recent addition of outdoor dining for a pleasant night out with friends.
A great local favorite with a foreign flair is the highly-praised Izumi Japanese Steak House & Sushi Bar. Happy hour specials include $3 sake and $5 mixed cock tails from 4PM-6PM and again from 9PM until closing. Izumi also offers specials on its delicious sushi during happy hour; be sure to take advantage of $3 sushi rolls and $7 fried oyster appetizers.