Where one thriving historic Westerly business had a successful run back in the day another has repurposed to expand its recent steady growth.The name for Grey Sail Brewing of Rhode Island on Canal Street was born out of owners Alan and Jen Brinton and their oldest daughter, Grace and her affinity for food and playing in the kitchen, similar to the young Cataldo family … [Read more...] about Grey Sail Brewing: Steady Sail to Success
Summer is such an amazing time to be in Westerly, between the beaches and the shops and the restaurants, there's always something to do and see. With so much going on all around town, we decided to do a quick round up to highlight some really special places and events for kids, families, and adults to check out this season.The Misquamicut Drive In From now through the end … [Read more...] about Westerly’s Summer Bucket List 2018
Have you ever wanted to go out for a drink but just wasn’t feeling the bar atmosphere? Did you feel like just playing some boards games or darts, or relaxing with friends under the warm, dancing light of multiple chandeliers, surrounded by original 1930s murals? Me too. Grey Sail Tap Room is the place we have been looking for. Serving a large selection of their own brews … [Read more...] about Grey Sail Brews Up Unexpected Charm
There’s nothing quite like walking into a bar and feeling right at home. That’s what it felt like upon entering the Malted Barley. I opened the door and the smell of homemade pretzels and craft beer pulled me and my boyfriend into the warm establishment on High Street. Plus, Seinfeld was playing on one of the TV’s so we couldn’t resist.It was a Friday night so the place was … [Read more...] about Malted Barley Westerly RI – Craft Beer & Gourmet Pretzels
I had some relatives coming into town recently and I don’t know if you ever feel this way, but sometimes it feels like I’m taking family to the same old places that I always take them. I was looking for something different, somewhere unique to bring them. There are the places that I go to constantly that are amazing, but one of the best parts of having family in town is … [Read more...] about Let Us Direct You to New Places!
So let's say you wanted to have an outstanding day from morning till night with your best bros in downtown Westerly. Where would you start?Of course there are your standard locations for a quick shot of hot bean water - Dunkin, Bess Eaton, and Honeydew, to name a few - but what if you wanted something a little more unique, and you wanted to enjoy it in the comfort of … [Read more...] about A Perfect Guys’ Day Out in Downtown Westerly
I love beer. But I don’t mean your run of the mill Bud Light variety, more the weighty, full bodied craft beer that is becoming more and more popular. My husband, also an avid beer fan, and I are always on the hunt for the newest ales with fun and creative ingredients, and we looooooooove a good brewery. Imagine our delight at discovering one called Beer’d right in our … [Read more...] about Barley and Hops and Yeast, Oh My! — Beer’d Brewing, Stonington, CT