Planning Your Visit: Lodging and Dining

The members of the Shoreline ArtsTrail recommend the following places to lodge & dine along the trail. These locations offer our patrons discounts or promotional giveaways upon presentation of one of our brochures during the Shoreline ArtsTrail weekend. Sponsors are included on the Shoreline ArtsTrail map.


Tommy Sullivan'sTommy Sullivan's Cafe - SPONSOR

One free drink with lunch or dinner
240 North Main Street, Branford, CT
Hours of operation: Daily 11:30 - 3:30 pm lunch, 5:45 - 10 pm dinner

Tommy Sullivan's is a café and bar that offers ample seating—indoors and outside—and hearty meal options like pasta fagioli and prime rib, along with the pint of your choice. Soups are homemade and happy hour is always a popular time to visit. All ages are welcome.

View their location on the Shoreline ArtsTrail map.

HomeHome - SPONSOR

1114 Main Street, Branford, CT

One free glass of house wine with lunch or dinner during the open studios weekend
Hours of operation: Tues-Thurs 11:30am-10:00pm, Fri-Sat 11:30am-11pm, Sun: 11:30am-9pm

Enjoy drinks, appetizers and even full meals in our living room lounge on comfy leather couches…or try some comforting sandwiches in our high top fireplace area. Pull up a chair in our back dining room where you can order anything from soups and salads to a four-course meal. We have a little bit for everyone!

Stop by and check out our local beer list and Chef Mike's extreme comfort food.  See you at Home!

View their location on the Shoreline ArtsTrail map.

Kelsey House The Kelsey House Bed & Breakfast

20% off rooms with any two-night stay for Open Studios Weekend
2 Paynes Point, Branford, CT

Enjoy the spectacular coastal water views from the large, wrap-around, covered porch and from your room. Relax in a comfy rocker and watch the tide come and go. You will feel like you are actually on the water, as you are just steps away.


Wall Street GalleryWall Street Gallery - SPONSOR

20% off given to SAT patrons with brochure
91 Wall Street (Corner of Bradley), Madison, CT
Hours of operation: Tues-Fri 10am-5:30pm, Sat 10am - 4pm, Sun-Mon by appt.

Unique handmade finished picture frames custom designed to enhance your art.

View their location on the Shoreline ArtsTrail map.

Friends and CompanyFriends & Company - SPONSOR

$7 off lunch, dinner or brunch with brochure, only one coupon per table of $40 or more
11 Boston Post Road, Madison, CT
Hours of operation: Sunday Brunch 11am-2pm, Lunch Tues-Sat 11:30am-2pm, Dinner every night starting at 4:30pm.

Friends & Company has become known for its Contemporary American Cuisine, daily baked breads, homemade soups, fesh baked desserts, colorful specials and choice selections of salads with house made dressings and signature trays of seeds, nuts and raisins that accompany them.

View their location on the Shoreline ArtsTrail map.

Tidewater InnTidewater Inn - SPONSOR

12% off any 2-night stay during Open Studios Weekend
949 Boston Post Road, Madison, CT

Explore coastal Connecticut while relaxing at the Tidewater Inn B&B. Located in the shoreline village of Madison, CT, the Inn offers a cozy and elegant atmosphere of antiques and estate furniture.

View their location on the Shoreline ArtsTrail map.





$5 off a Bufalina pizza during Open Studios Weekend
1070 Boston Post Road, Guilford, CT
Hours of operation: Tues-Sat 4-9pm

Bringing home the flavors of sunny Italy, Matt and Melissa serve delicious pizza from recipes they gathered while cooking in Southern Italy. If you enjoy and appreciate authentic Italian pizza, then this is the place for you.

Lenny'sLa Rosticceria

Free cookie with purchase of a sandwich (one per customer, valid Saturday, November 22 only)
500 Village Walk, Guilford, CT
Hours of operation: Tues-Fri 10am-6:00pm; Sat 9am-5pm; Closed Sun & Mon

Tired of the same old thing? Maybe you need a little zing in your food. That’s us – we zing with fresh, great tasting dishes! We solve your “what’s for dinner” dilemma, with our ready-to-go lunch and dinners, made fresh every day-never frozen.