Retire in Storrs, CT

Livability Score
52
** 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. Altnaveigh Inn

My favorite brunch in the town!

2. Toast Four Corners

Hidden gem around the area. I've lived around the area for 2 years now and I've never discovered this place...until now and I'm very glad that I have. It's...

3. Gansett Wraps

Picked up a party platter for a small gathering of 8 people. The plater cost $64, but was huge. It consisted of Hummus, Tabouleh, Fatoosh, Falafel,...

4. Sara's Pockets

Love this place. Quick, cheap, tasty. Never crowded. Couple that runs it is super sweet and always excited to see me. They usually have fresh baklava, too!...

5. Pizza Mike's Pizzeria

Best. Pizza. Ever. We were new to the area and craving pizza. So, we hit Yelp and found the closest place. You'd think with this being a college town, the...

Golf
1. Travelers Championship

Get here early so you can find good parking. Great place to walk around all day!

2. Willowbrook Golf Course Par 60

Willowbrook is one of the best kept secrets in the Greater Hartford area. First off the staff is great, from the proshop to the restaurant ! This is an...

3. Mar-Lea Miniature Golf & Driving Range

I wasn't sure what was available for mini golf in the area and found this place. What a pleasant surprise! The owner/Operator was very pleasant. It is...

4. East Hartford Golf Center

I don't practise as much as I should anymore but when I do get to it I usually go the East Hartford Golf Center. They have very good grass to hit off of...

5. TPC River Highlands

Great course for a PGA event. Been going to The Travelers for the past 5 years. Always a great time.

Active
1. The Adventure Park At Storrs

Came with a group of school kids. Staff was patient and thorough with instructions, each kid knew what to do for safety. We witnessed a child from another...

2. Matts Outback Paintball

I have played paintball at Matt's Outback Paintball twice and had a blast both times. They offer three different types of play, speedball for quick rapid...

3. Aloft Aerial Fitness

First of all I was totally shocked when I came across this opportunity in a small town area like Storrs! My Husband and I signed up for the foundations...

4. Tolland Bicycle

Just bought mountain bikes for the whole family, was pleased with the service of the new owner, he is very knowledgeable about all of his products and you...

5. Yoga with Jennifer Nucci

My first yoga class ever was with Jennifer about a year and a half ago. Since then, I haven't stopped attending. I love the way she conducts class. Every...

Arts
1. Mansfield Drive-In Theatre

What's not to love here? It's a classic drive in. You might want to sit in the back of your vehicle if you have a higher vehicle and are thus in the back....

2. Cassidy Hill Vineyard

Great view, rustic atmosphere but very clean and friendly. The testing is reasonably priced at $7 without the glass for 6 of their wines which are cycled...

3. Psychic Readings By Rose

Stopped by to see Rose yesterday with my friend as we were celebrating Galentine's Day. She was great -- fun to talk to but also very insightful and very...

4. Nathan Hale Homestead Museum

This is a review for the Things that go Bump in the Night Tour. Every October, the homestead puts on a candlelit tour of the house from top to bottom....

5. William Benton Museum of Art

Loved the CHEM 101: The Science of Photography exhibit. The Salon and reception for the CHEM exhibit was fabulous. I got to meet the talented artists who...

Shopping
1. Sweet Emotions

I am beyond impressed with this candy store. I called in a Valentine's order the day before the holiday and the staff was amazing in putting together a...

2. LensProToGo

There are plenty of reviews in this thread about how great LensProToGo is, and all of these reviews are accurate! We've used LensProToGo during around...

3. Storrs Center Cycle

In the other places we've lived, I've ranked a visit to bike shop somewhere around a trip to the DMV. They just don't tend to be terribly friendly places....

4. The Flower Pot

I called The Flower Pot as a result of the other reviews posted. So glad I did! I ordered an arrangement for a birthday to be delivered the next day. They...

5. The Hoot

Great store to find a gift for anyone in your life... Bright clean, lots a cool and charming items

Health
1. Storrs Therapeutic Massage

I learned about Melanie at Storrs Therapeutic through a family friend, and purchased a couples massage as a gift for my parents' wedding anniversary. When I...

2. Cano Louis, DDS - Storrs Family Dentistry

Had my first visit to Storrs Family Dentistry this week. I went there to get a second opinion from Dr. Cano, after being told by another dentist that I had...

3. Mansfield Family Practice

My Dr.Winakor is great. Seeing him for 3 years and never had a bad experience. I'll definitely recommend my friends this place.

4. Nayden Rehabilitation Clinic

I've never experienced physical therapy before, but after a few years of a bum knee and some serious pain while schlepping around Israel, I decided that I...

5. Storrs Family Medicine

This place was so great! It's hard to find, but it is inside a very cozy brown house. Every staff person I talked to was very friendly and professional. I...

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