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This week’s theme is good places to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this week.
in Somers is offering a special St. Patrick’s buffet throughout the day Thursday. GTO hits the stage at 6 p.m. There will also be drink specials.
Vaughan's Public House in Hartford is starting the day off with Irish breakfast specials served from 9-11:30 a.m. Live music will be played from 11:30 a.m. through 9 p.m. Beer specials will be ongoing throughout the day.
The Yarde House Tavern in Enfield is offering a special St. Patricks day menu featuring traditional favorites such as: shepard's pie and corned beef sandwiches. How does Bailey's Irish cream cake sound for dessert? Wash everything down with a Bushmills, Magners Irish Cider, or Irish coffee.
The Half Door in Hartford, kegs and eggs will be served from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Live Irish music can be enjoyed from open to close. Shepherd's pie, reuben wraps, and corned beef and cabbage dinners will be available during lunch and dinner hours. Irish pints will be poured at the indoor and outdoor bars. You may even see a life-size walking, talking Guinness.
The 18th Annual German Club St. Patrick’s Day Dinner in East Windsor will be at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Adults $10, Senior Citizens (62 and older) $8, children ages 6 to 14 $8, children under 6 free. Call 860-627-7735 about tickets.