Coyoty eats steamed Maine lobster with roasted potatoes and corn on the cob.

At Carbone’s Ristorante in Hartford, CT.

Steamed Maine lobster with roasted potatoes and corn on the cob

Dessert:

Summer berry shortcake

Summer berry shortcake. Apparently they’re good judges of how much their guests can eat. The shortcake was tiny and I would have wished it were bigger if I had any room left.

Clam chowder

Clam chowder with chives and bacon. Extremely good.

Coffee

Coffee.

Dry negroni

Dry negroni.

Autographed celebrity photos

Autographed celebrity photos. Chubby Checker, Harry Anderson, and two I don’t recognize.

Candle

Candle.

Carbone's bar

Carbone’s bar.

Coyoty eats a spicy Italian pizza with pineapple.

Spicy Italian pizza with pineapple

Pineapple, pepperoni, hot capicolla ham, mozzarella, meatballs, jalapeƱo, and garlic.

At Filomena’s Pizzeria in Manchester, CT.

Coyoty eats a Frank Pepe sausage, mushroom, and broccoli pizza.

From Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana in West Hartford, CT.


Frank Pepe’s exterior.

Coyoty eats Saucy Balls.

At Emporio (“A Meatball Joint”) at Sienna Mercato in Pittsburgh, PA in July.


Saucy Balls on spaghetti. Spicy pork meatballs with chili pepper and herbs in pork bolognese sauce.


Coffee.


Goose Island grapefruit ale.


Emporio’s bar.

Coyoty eats chicken parmesan.

At Pagliacci’s in Plainville, CT.


The chicken was pounded flat and breaded, and I almost thought it was veal. It was excellent.


Fresh Italian and garlic bread.


Roasted potatoes.


Elderflower Press martini. Absolut, St. Germaine elderflower liqueur, mint (if they hadn’t run out), ginger ale, and lemon.