Nominate Your Favorite Local CT Green Restaurant for Nature’s Plate Award

CTbites Team

It's down to the Final Voting for CT's Nature's Plate Award. It's time to pick your favorite and get voting! 

The finalists for Connecticut, in alphabetical order, are:

G-Zen RestaurantBranford


SeaGrass GrillBranford

Six MainChester

ZINCNew Haven

The Nature Conservancy is asking foodies in Connecticut, and across the country to nominate their favorite green restaurants for Nature’s Plate, a second annual people’s choice contest to find each area’s top green restaurant.  Whether you're a vegan, vegetarian, or a meat-eater, it's a good bet the healthiest and tastiest food on your table came from nature. To vote, visit:

While the contest is focused on restaurants, it’s only the start of a conversation about food, conservation, and The Nature Conservancy’s work with farmers, fishermen, winemakers, and ranchers.  To vote, click on Connecticut and then nominate your favorite green restaurant. You can also learn more about what makes a restaurant green.

WHEN: Semifinal voting will begin Oct. 1. The winner(s) will be announced Oct. 17.

                                            ADDITIONAL BACKGROUND:

The Nature Conservancy is working with food producers everywhere and bringing together traditionally unexpected partners in the name of healthy food and a healthy environment, finding solutions that are good for their businesses, for consumers, and for nature.

In Connecticut, farmers at the Conservancy’s Sunny Valley Preserve balance local food production with environmental conservation.


The Nature Conservancy is the leading conservation organization working around the world to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. The Conservancy and its more than 1 million members have protected nearly 120 million acres worldwide. Visit The Nature Conservancy on the Web at