BETHEL, Conn. -- J. Lawrence Downtown is open as of Tuesday, Aug. 1.
The new restaurant, in the historic opera house building, bills itself on its website as a place where friends, family, and community come together in a relaxed, casual atmosphere that's a stylish mix of rustic New England charm and modern, suburban chic.
Menu options include everything from braised pork belly to lobster rolls, lemonade chicken, short rib grilled cheese and other inventive options. There's also a host of beers such as Switchback Ale, Down East Cider, Two Roads and Allagash White on tap.
The restaurant is at 186 Greenwood Ave., 203-628-7979, www.jlawrencect.com .
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