8 Places to Grab Thanksgiving Dinner Near Groton

8 Places to Grab Thanksgiving Dinner Near Groton

Looking to pre-order your entire Thanksgiving spread this year? Maybe you’re only looking for a place to pick up dessert? Just need a farm-fresh turkey? We’ve got that info to dish out too! Here are some excellent options around the Groton area: Grocery Stores Big Y - Big Y locations are offering a Thanksgiving Feast, [...]

Four Great Spots For Cocktails Near Groton

Four Great Spots For Cocktails Near Groton

Groton, Connecticut is surrounded by gorgeous views and delicious seafood, this we know. However, did you know the region has an excellent selection of cocktails? Whether it’s date night or happy hour, these bars and drinks are my favorite: Olio (Groton) Apple Cider Sangria; Olio Located right off of interstate 95, Olio has a great [...]

One Day in Groton: Must-Do Itinerary for Family & Friends

One Day in Groton: Must-Do Itinerary for Family & Friends

One of the greatest benefits of the military lifestyle is the opportunity to live in new and unique places. So we are starting a new series - One Day! Do you have friends from home or in-laws visiting for the weekend? We want to provide you with spouse-approved itineraries for your duty station. Whether you [...]

5 Great Breweries in the Groton Area

5 Great Breweries in the Groton Area

Are you stationed in Groton and looking for brewery recommendations? Check out some of our local go-to's: Outer Light Brewing Company 266 Bridge St, Groton, CT This brewery knows how to play to its audience! Located in the submarine capital of the world, Outer Light Brewing Company’s SUBduction™ IPA pays homage to the many sailors [...]

Food Truckin’ Favorites: Top 23 Food Trucks at Every Duty Station

Food Truckin’ Favorites: Top 23 Food Trucks at Every Duty Station
Photo courtesy of Greekin' Out

Sometimes the best laid dinner plans for an easy meal and night out include hitting up your local food trucks. The versatility in food trucks these days is pretty impressive and what better way to try out the local cuisine at your duty station? Whether you have recently PCS’d or have been around your station [...]

3 Great Donut Shops Near Groton

3 Great Donut Shops Near Groton
Photo courtesy of Deviant Donuts Facebook page

Today is National Donut Day! Whether it's a real holiday or not, bookmark this weekend for some hole foods. Here's three great shops near Groton: Deviant Donuts https://www.instagram.com/p/CNk3WVmAFUm/ Deviant Donuts is a popular donut joint located at Olde Mistick Village. The shop launches new, creative menus every week, from "Baker's Choice" and "Disney Princess" to [...]

Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth: 8 Local Chocolate & Candy Shops Near Groton

Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth: 8 Local Chocolate & Candy Shops Near Groton

Looking to satisfy your sweet tooth this summer? From Willy Wonka inspired chocolate confections to nostalgic candy counters, you may be surprised to find some great local businesses near Groton. Here's a list to get you started: Munson's Chocolates Photo courtesy of Munson's Chocolates Facebook page For three generations, Munson's Chocolates has been Connecticut's largest [...]