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What to do in Litchfield County, Connecticut

Food & Drink

Some restaurants are seasonal. Please check opening/closing schedules.

The Restaurant at Winvian Farm – Simplicity and indulgence artfully converge to create the ultimate fine dining experience. – Morris
The Edward – Wine and cocktail bar with delicious light bites – Sharon
Sweet Suzie’s – Located near the picturesque bridge, this bakery makes small batches using the best local ingredients – Cornwall
RSVP – Celebrated French BYOB offering a fixed-price, locally sourced menu – West Cornwall
The Owl – Wine bar has an outdoor patio, a wood burning fireplace, and delicious food – New Preston
Community Table –  A local fixture as a place to celebrate with friends in its chic relaxed environment. – New Preston
Frank Food Co. –  Elevated, honest home cooking in a homey setting – West Cornwall
The Po CafeLocal favorite serving fresh-baked pastries, acai bowls, and lunch options – Washington
Oakhurt Diner – Retro vibe, local and speciality foods along with diner comfort classics – Millerton, NY
Mountainside Cafe –  Modern American cuisine with locally sourced ingredients and speciality drinks! – Falls Village
Wilson’s by High Watch – Bakery/cafe serving up homemade breads, sandwiches and salads – Kent
Market Place Tavern – Generous pub fare with both indoor and outdoor seating in the old jail – Litchfield
@ the Corner – A casual and comfortable venue for an array of craft beers on tap, cocktails, wine, and pub food – Litchfield
Swyft – Modern tavern in a historical setting, serving wood-fired, farm-driven pizzas, shareable small plates, and seasonal entrees – Kent
LeGamin – Authentic casual French ambiance, popular neighborhood feel, fresh food and signature crêpes – Sharon
Troutbeck – New American menu of dishes that are at once elegant and approachable. – Amenia, NY
The White Hart – Upscale dining in a British inspired inn – Salisbury
Bohemian Pizza and Tacos – Eclectically elegant, yet totally casual. Serving up delicious eats and drinks to – Litchfield
Popey’s Ice Cream – A best kept secret among the locals, complete with swinging picnic tables outside – Morris

Things to do

Mohawk Mountain – In the winter, head over to the beloved mountain for skiing and snowboarding, perfect for families! – Cornwall
Appalachian Trail – Hike the famed trail through pristine CT hardwood forest in what was once called the “Arsenal of the Revolution” – Cornwall
Housatonic River Outfitters – A full-service fly shop, outfitter, and guide service. – Cornwall
Cornwall Farmers’ Market –  Stop by for the best local produce, Saturdays during the summer months from 10am-1pm – Cornwall
Action Wildlife –  Enjoy nature and learn about our unique collection of animals whose origins span 6 of the 7 continents – Goshen
Cornwall Covered Bridge –  One of the last covered bridges in CT, this iconic landmark spans 172 feet long over the Housatonic River – Cornwall
Kent Falls State Park –  A picturesque state park with a cascading 250’ waterfall – Kent
The Well at Mayflower Inn –  Expansive gardens, elevated farm-fresh cuisine, and a renowned spa – Washington
Kent Falls Brewing Co. –  True farm brewery with a spacious taproom – Kent
Music Mountain – Stop by Gordon Hall for exceptional concert experience that audiences continue to praise the outstanding quality – Falls Village
Infinity Hall – Live music in an intimate music & entertainment experience, where every seat in the house feels like the front row – Norfolk
Litchfield Distillery – Fine craft spirits are distilled one batch at a time. Tours and tastings are conducted seven days a week – Litchfield


Warren General – Cozy general store with delicious sandwiches, salads, and pantry staples! – Warren
Plain Goods – The tightly curated assortment is the stuff of minimalist dreams – New Preston
RT Facts – Secret source for interior designers and savvy individuals with fresh and stylish antiques – Kent
The Silly Sprout – Unique children’s shop with toys, books, clothing, and a host of imaginative items. – Litchfield
Hickory Stick Bookshop – A staple in Litchfield County for over 60 years. – Litchfield
George Home – Extensive mix of mid-century modern, vintage and antique furniture including unique objects, lighting, and art – Washington Depot
Privet House – An emporium of curated home goods, antiques, and other one of a kind goods for the home and soul. – New Preston
Terston – Gorgeous clothing, jewelry and housewares – Kent
Wish House – An eclectic array of house wares, apparel and children’s gifts – West Cornwall