Shop Locally, Give Colorfully

Shop Locally, Give Colorfully in Downtown Bridgeport

We invite you to discover why Downtown is so wonderfully Colorful Bridgeport, and to Shop Locally, Give Colorfully with us. We offer this guide to “loving your local” shop, restaurant, service, or experience that will make the season special.

Whether you treat yourself or give the gift of art, a delicious meal, the perfect handcrafted accessory, or brand-new kicks; make sure to shop locally and give colorfully! When you do come Downtown, remember we are “mask friendly,” meaning if you would like to continue mask up, you are welcome to do so. It’s up to you! Check with your local business about their masking policy as the city makes adjustments that are best for each and every individual and individual business.

If you are not yet ready to come back Downtown, many of our restaurants are open for pickup and delivery; retailers have offerings ready to purchase online; you can buy a gift certificate or pay ahead for personal services; and you can support your favorite arts venue in a variety of ways. Check out what’s available below.

 

Culture

Support your favorite music / art / comedy / history / culture spot by purchasing tickets and/or donating:

Check out upcoming events at these venues on our events calendar!

    Dining

    These Downtown Bridgeport restaurants are open for dining in, picking up, and delivery:

    • Avery’s Place: Check them out on Facebook or call the store at (203) 333-0606.
    • Bagel King of Bridgeport: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 330-0755.
    • Berlinetta Brewing: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 549-8203.
    • Brick and Barrel: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 612-7991.
    • EAT Noodle: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 612-8355.
    • El Pueblito: Check out their website or call in your order at the store on (203) 334-9002.
    • Fruta Juice: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 522-4565.
    • Funchal Americana Buffet: Call the store at (203) 332-3331.
    • Gather Tap & Tavern: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 690-1670.
    • Grill II: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 612-7601.
    • Kavaldi Coffee: Check out delicious eats, treats, and drinks on their Instagram or call the store at (203) 296-1590.
    • Joseph’s Steakhouse: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 337-9944.
    • Leisha’s Bakeria: Check out the website for the delightful menu or call the shop at (203) 557-8652. And! Watch Leisha’s Colorful Melting Pot feature.
    • Metric Bar and Grill: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 576-6903.
    • Miss Thelma’s Soul Food: Check them out on Facebook or call the store at (203) 337-9957.
    • Murphy’s Law Bar and Grill: Check them out on Facebook or call the bar/grill at (203) 366-5297.
    • Panda Chinese Restaurant: Check them out on Facebookor call the store at (203) 368-3888.
    • Paulie’s Star Cuisine at Murphy’s Law: Check them out on Instagram or call (475) 309-0855.
    • Queen’s Delight Cafe: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 332-6252. And! Watch Erica’s In Living Color feature.
    • Ralph ‘n’ Rich’s: Check out their websiteor call the store at (203) 366-3597.
    • Rum & Tequilla Fusion: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 330-3388. And! Watch Anna’s Colorful Melting Pot feature.
    • Sankofa Café: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 549-9128.
    • Star Istanbul Restaurant: Check out their websiteor call the store at (203) 923-8100.
    • Sweet Treats Bakery: Check out their websiteor call the store at (203) 290-5718.
    • Trattoria ‘A Vucchella: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 383-2837.

    Shopping

    Shop these Downtown Bridgeport retailers in-store or online:

    • An’s Jewelry & Fashion: Check out their website or call the shop at (203) 331-3008.
    • The Archive: Check out their websiteor call the store at (203) 441-5678.
    • City Lights Vintage: Shop their vintage styles on Etsy or follow the store on Instagram.
    • City Sound: Check out their websiteor call the store at (203) 332-1220.
    • Collab Exchange: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 690-1676.
    • Contempo Suits: Order from their websiteor call the store at (800) 561-1708.
    • Dancer’s Price: Check them out on Facebook or call the store at (203) 362-5933.
    • dertbag clothing: Check out their websiteor their Instagram.
    • Dworken’s Wine & Liquor Shop: Call the store at (203) 333-3017.
    • The Emporium: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 520-8051.
    • JB Beauty Supply: Check them out on Instagram or call the store at (203) 579-4440.
    • Jimmy’s Hip Hop: Check them out on Facebookor Instagram or call the store at (203) 333-3939.
    • JSB Cosmetics: Check out their website or call the store at (347) 567-3670.
    • Junior’s Jewelry: Check out their websiteor call the store at (203) 368-9959.
    • Lee’s Beauty Supply: Drop into shop the styles at 1100 Main Street or call the store at (203) 336-9022.
    • Natural Annie’s Essentials: Check out their website or call the store at (203) 549-1101.
    • NBALAB: Check out their websiteor call the store at (646) 228-4140.
    • Paradox Ink: Check out the many creative offerings on the website or call the shop at (203) 521-8681.
    • Park City Wireless: Check out their websiteor call the store at (203) 610-6771.
    • Richual Boutique: Check out their website or call the store at (929) 800-7861.
    • Spark City Smoke & Vape: Check them out on Facebook or call the store at (203) 333-8273.
    • Tiny Cellar Wine & Liquors: Browse the latest selections on their website or call the shop at (203) 243-0572.
    • United Roots: Check out the many fragrant choices on Facebook or call the shop at (203) 366-3103.

     

    Service

    Book an appointment or purchase a gift certificate now to enjoy later:

    • Aunt Spazz Wreck & Escape Room: Book a room from their website or call the shop to schedule at (203) 332-6688. And! Watch the ladies of Aunt Spazz’s In Living Color feature.
    • Craig & Terry’s Hair Studio: Schedule your next great cut by calling the shop at (203) 690-7867.
    • Creative Instinkts Tattoo: Check out their websiteor call the shop at (203) 384-2645.
    • Downtown Dental: Check out their website or call the office at (203) 303-5168.
    • Evolution Tattoo: Check out their websiteor call the shop at (203) 333-9100.
    • Forever Custom Tattoos: Check out their websiteor call the shop at (203) 367-3837.
    • Jerry’s Printing: Print up a celebratory t-shirt or poster. Check out their websiteor call the shop at (203) 384-0015.
    • Lafayette Barber Shop: Contact them on Facebookor call the shop at (203) 334-9725.
    • Lane’s Hair Designers: Contact them on Facebook or call the shop at (203) 576-9785.
    • New Robinhood Cleaners: Contact them on Facebook or call the shop at (203) 366-7777.
    • Posh Beauty Bar: Check out their website or call the shop at (203) 334-0282.
    • Preventative Healthcare Solutions: Book a massage, adjustment, or other service on their website or call the shop at (203) 870-8008.
    • QwikPack Shipping: Get those gifts out to friends and family on time! Check out their website or call the shop at (203) 368-9288.
    • Rapha Massage: Book a massage on their website or call the shop at (203) 808-0047.
    • Salon LaVoughn International: Schedule your next great do! Call the shop at (203) 228-9353 and check them out on Facebook.
    • Second 2 None Barbershop: Check them out on Facebook to book an appointment.
    • THE1 Salon: Check them out on Facebook or call the store at (203) 522-4373.
    • Urban Spaces Real Estate Services: Check out what’s available on their website or call them up at (203) 908-3800.
    • Victor’s Tailor Shop: Up your style game with customized fits. Check out the services on Facebook or call the shop at (203) 333-2922.

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