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Posted on: March 16, 2020

[ARCHIVED] How to Shop Local During the Coronavirus Pandemic

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Local businesses are responding to the Coronavirus public health emergency. Here’s how you can continue to shop local and dine local. 

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Food and Drink
Abel Caterers is offering dinners to go for 4 people for $49.99. Orders must be called or emailed in by 2 pm the day before. Pick up is available between 2 and 4 pm at their Woodbridge location, 70 Bradley Road. Free delivery is also available within Woodbridge, Bethany, and New Haven. Call 203-389-2300 or email Menu is available on Facebook, Instagram and website.  

Blue Check Deli is offering delivery and curbside pick up for our customers. 203) 387-3810. 382 Amity Rd.  

Deli Delish -- currently closed. 

Katz’s Deli & Restaurant. Open for take-out. 203) 389-5301. 1658 Litchfield Tpk.  

Las Brasas is open for take-out. (203) 553-9844. 9 Lucy St. Menu here.

Massaro Community Farm has some fresh produce, meat, eggs, dairy and jarred tomato products. Pre-order by Wednesdays at 8 pm to pick up on Fridays at the farm, 41 Ford Rd. Visit the new online store to order.

New England Brewing Co.  taproom hours remain the same but beer will be sold for to-go only. All events are canceled. No cash is accepted. Everything that we have on draught will be available to be taken home in a growler. We will accept all CLEAN growlers to fill as well as new growlers available. A note on cleaning growlers: once you finish the beer from your growler rinse several times with hot water and let dry with the cap off. Growlers deemed dirty by our staff will not be filled.

Paolo Ristorante -- currently closed. 

Rise & Grind Nutrition, which prepares healthy smoothies and energy teas, is taking call ahead orders at 203-553-9911. Customers may also purchase supplies to make the shakes and teas from home and there are discounts for nutrition and immunity essentials for home. 1652 Litchfield Turnpike.

Solun Tapas Bar & Restaurant is offering drive-through and 20% all your to-go orders. Call at least 15 minutes prior to pick up. (203) 298-9741. 245 Amity Rd.  

Sweet Seidner’s Bake Shop is open online. Baked to order cookies shipped to any address in the continental U.S. Also available for delivery in Woodbridge with 24 hours notice.  Closed for Passover from April 8 - 16.

Thai Stories is open for take-out. See the menu here. (203) 389-3363. Online orders are available too. 16 Selden St.

Woodbridge Social is open 12:00 pm-7:00 pm Monday-Sunday. Take out items from our menu include: Salads (protein options available), quesadillas, pizzas, sandwiches, nachos, wings, and burgers. (203) 553-9135. 12 Selden St. 

Advantage Maintenance, a janitorial services company, is providing Coronavirus disinfection services. The company can work to develop a site-specific plan including an extensive cleaning and disinfection of the entire building. See details here.

Arcadian Counseling - James Killian, LPC. My private suite in the Woodbridge Office Park provides counseling for anxiety, anger and stress management for teens and adults. We are offering virtual online counseling sessions as well as "In-Office Virtual Counseling" for those with privacy challenges or who wish to get out of the house. To learn more or book a free consultation visit to book online or call 203-405-8066. Additional resources are available at:

Brown Fitness & Wellness is currently doing virtual training via Zoom, FaceTIme and What’s App. As a single person business I am able to be in my studio and can continue to offer training sessions remotely to clients wherever they may be.

Mallory Grimste, LCSW 
SOCIAL DISTANCING doesn’t have to mean Social Isolation for teens struggling with depression, anxiety, and mental health issues. ONLINE COUNSELING SESSIONS are available for Connecticut teens. Scheduled your free phone screening here: "

Ingrid Harrison, Affordable Personal Services, offers shopping/errands, pharmacy runs, cooking, pet care, non-medical elder care. I am also a certified End of LIfe Doula Consultant/Practitioner offering ongoing training, for people that cannot get to their loved ones. Check-ins, assisting with funeral/end of life options still can take place.

Huestis Tucker Architects are open for business. They are available for remote meetings and site visits. Anyone who needs us can call or can email

New Haven Naturopathic Center (1 Bradley Rd, Suite 503)  is open Monday - Thursday by appointment only. Telehealth visits are also available. 203-941-0366.

Thrive Chiropractic and Wellness is open. Hours are subject to change -- call 203-387-5015 or visit the website. 260 Amity Road (above/behind Wells Fargo).

D’Aniello’s Amity Bicycle is  open Tues-Fri 10-6 and Saturday 10-5. New shop restrictions are: Locked door during open hours, door bell for service, 1 customer in shop at a time for payment only, and no showroom browsing but still allowing test rides. Curb side bicycle pickup and drop off. All bikes are being washed before entrance and wiped down after service. 203-387-6734; 18 Selden St.

Woodbridge Hardware is open for business and offers curb-side pick-up for those who are able to pay with a credit card over the phone. 203-397-7797; 219 Amity Rd.

Woodbridge Running Company is committed to maintaining a safe environment for our staff and customers. We are diligently sanitizing our doors, phones, computers, etc. several times per day to minimize the chance of any viruses being contracted. Woodbridge Running Company will remain open regular hours, and we are happy to accommodate our customers: If you are uncomfortable coming into our store, you can place an order over the phone & pick it up outside the store, or we can mail it to you!
We are still offering 20% off all merchandise throughout the month of March. If you have any questions, please feel free to call 203-387-8704.

The Yarn Barn is closed to the public but orders may be placed online or via email:

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