Barnum Publick House

1020 Broad Street, Bridgeport, CT Come One, Come All! You can almost hear the blustery voice of Bridgeport’s biggest claim to fame, P.T. Barnum. And now that the Barnum & Bailey Circus has lowered its last tent, the Barnum Publick House may be the closest we’ll ever get to the “Greatest Showman on Earth.”  The…

BODEGA (corner store)

I love this place for more reasons than tacos. Bodega gets it right! The food. The ambiance. The great service. The space. The margaritas. The GUAC! And, reasonable prices. I mean, what keeps you coming back to your favorite restaurant? Exactly. My favorite part of this restaurant is their sign above the kitchen defining what…

Funchal Café On the Green

  211 State Street Bridgeport, CT Coffee is always a good idea. If it is a latte you crave or a wake-me-up espresso, Funchal has you covered. Their drinks are made from fresh coffee/espresso beans that are ground on the spot. Talk about fancy!   Located on the McLevy Green, Funchal’s fast become one of…

Leisha’s Bakeria

I fell in love with a… BAKERY! I mean who wouldn’t fall in love with sweets, the very thing you try to stay away from but just can’t. Don’t worry, we are in this together. My very own local bakery in downtown Bridgeport where I actually became a regular (I’ve always wanted to say that)….