Retire in Newtown, CT

Livability Score
55
** The AARP Livability Index scores neighborhoods and communities across the U.S. for the services and amenities that impact your life the most.
** 2014 US census data
Restaurants
1. Sprouts Vietnamese Eatery

I have worked in the Downtown Bethel area for 3 years. I was going for a walk one day when I noticed this place tucked away behind the main drag (behind the...

2. Lebanese Cuisine

Wonderful food, great prices, and the owners are friendly & helpful. This is our go-to take out place on Route 6. Everything we've had has been excellent...

3. Cafe Xpresso

A terrific, changing lineup of baked goods (better than anything at Starbucks), nice staff, WiFi, cute interior. Only seats about a dozen, but I've never...

4. Royal Fish N' Chips & Mediterranean Grill!

Eat here frequently, best gyros in CT, the combination grill is also a must try and the employees are very friendly too

5. La Zingara

Ever since we have turned into vegetarians, eating out gets a lot more arduous or simpler depending on how you view it. On one hand, the choice of...

Golf
1. Great River Golf Club

GREAT RIVER GOLF CLUB Milford, Ct. Terrain: Links Price: $$$$ Public Driving Range: Yes Opened: 2001 Architect: Tommy Fazio Lodging: No SCORECARD Par...

2. Centennial Golf Club

Awesome service. Exceptional value for a public facility. I recommend the white tees unless you are up for a challenge. 27 holes you'll never see twice....

3. Richter Park Municipal Golf Course

RICHTER PARK GOLF CLUB Danbury, Ct. Terrain: Hills / Wetlands Price: $$$ State Park Driving Range: No Opened: 1970 Architect: Edward Ryder Lodging:...

4. Oak Hills Golf Course

Very nice golf course, well-maintained, very nice people work there in pro shop, rangers. There is Italian restaurant on the property, called Quattro Pazzi,...

5. Tashua Knolls Golf Course

This review relates to the youth program at Tashua Knolls. It is outstanding. There is a real focus on improving your child's golf game in a fun and...

Active
1. Storm King Adventure Tours

Had a great tour today up Moodna Creek. We had to get in and out of the kayaks to pull past some low spots but it really was a good time. The tour guide...

2. Tarrywile Park and Mansion

Great workout, fun terrain, stunning scenes

3. JK Kayak

My best friend and I were first timers at kayaking. We booked a groupon for this activity on a whim and we were pleasantly surprised. Joe and Chris did such...

4. Max's Best Bootcamp

Amazing. There is no other way to describe the family atmosphere at Max's. Max himself is warm and welcoming to folks of all fitness levels. The trainers...

5. Anchor Aquarium Service Inc.

I have been keeping salt water fish and corals for over 25 years. Even had my own retail aquarium store at one time. Noel and Hal of Anchor, really know...

Arts
1. Yale University Art Gallery

This Gallery is amazing and one of a handful of reasons I decided New Haven is where I want to be. This (FREE) resource is amazing. I can't even count the...

2. The Prospector Theater

Amazing. Saw Ghostbusters (delightful!). Even if the movie wasn't as fantastic as it was, the theater was beautiful & well worth the admission price! I sat...

3. Walker Road Vineyards

Love it! Lots of upgrades in the past few years. Had a lovely Sun afternoon sitting in the sun w our snacks and wine. The landscape has been broadened and...

4. Edmond Town Hall Theater

This is the most awesome movie theater ever! I actually come here every time I make it out this way! The place used to be the old town hall and they...

5. Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art

I never thought of myself as a museum goer before this.. But I just simply couldn't help loving some of the exhibits here at Wadsworth The exterior is...

Shopping
1. Oriental Rug Care NY.com

I have pets and kids which are pets sometimes lol.. Meaning my rug is filthy and stained beyond belief! A friend recommended this company and I decided to...

2. Moore & McGlynn Eye Care

Dr. MyGlynn and her staff are upbeat and professional! Their office is tidy and setup with the latest equipment with a great atmosphere. Will do business...

3. Costco

Awesome prices and very friendly and helpful employees at Costco. It would be helpful if they had more workers at the snack bar. The lines are too long and...

4. Big Buddha Cigar Lounge

Home away from home! Great selection super prices and amazing perks for members! Also the floors are continually being cleaned! Makes sure you say hi to...

5. Cave Comics

This is exactly the Friendly Local Comic/Gaming Shop a fan would love to support. The owner is super-friendly and he has two cute dogs at all times as...

Health
1. Energy Medicine & Reiki Therapy By Elaine NYC

I met Elaine 2 months ago when I was in a pretty dark and difficult place in my life. At that time, I just received some concerning health news from the...

2. Express Drugs & Surgicals

Great service, very personalized expertise here. They get to know customers and value the relationship. They also deliver!

3. Moore & McGlynn Eye Care

Dr. MyGlynn and her staff are upbeat and professional! Their office is tidy and setup with the latest equipment with a great atmosphere. Will do business...

4. Danbury Dental Group PC

I've just started seeing Dr. Tseng this year, and I'm more than happy with every experience I've had there. Dr. Tseng's bedside manner is awesome, and his...

5. Vaughn Family Dentistry

Professional, communicative and fun?! Yes! This is by far the best dental office and dental team I've had the pleasure of spending time with. Hard to...

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