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) #4 of 451 Restaurants in New Haven €€€€ American, , Gluten Free Options
964 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06510-2515
+1 203-624-0507
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lettuce wraps” (17 reviews)
“duck tacos” (20 reviews)
“black cod” (5 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
964 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06510-2515
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Zinc is dependably excellent, if a bit pricy. My only complaint is with the "bread" they've served since day one. I never liked it much and I am SO over it. The menu is creative and varied enough that you're sure to find things you'll...More

Thank walter4e
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like the restaurants look, friendly staff but food was just ok. Not really worth coming there for a special occasion. Definitely overpriced.

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The most impressive thing about Zinc is the inventive desserts, elaborate confections with interesting flavor combinations miles above the usual ho hum offerings. The tuna main course is a generous serving of sushi quality fish with tasty spring rolls and a variety of sauces. Salmon...More

Thank BJaneH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to Zinc before and always enjoyed the electisism. But this time it was ridiculous and not practical as well as hard to eat! Too much deep frying which lent itself to rather "greasy" foods. Quite surprising! Our waitress barely smiled and explained...More

Thank E C
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Sophisticated service and style mark this restaurant as a standout in the restaurant stakes. Here you find service that reminds you of the finest capabilities of America. My friend and I enjoyed a late lunch and were delighted at every turn of the event. Thanks...More

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Party of 4 had dinner at Zinc on a recent Saturday night. Started out a little rocky when we tried to order drinks. They didn't have any ginger beer so the 2 members of our party that tried to order a moscow mule and a...More

2  Thank skiskirt
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Beautifully presented and executed food full of subtlety and flavor. Attentive service good wines exceptional for the US and delighted for a normal palate sans sucre. Worthy Restaurent best in new haven so far.

Thank david b
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Visited with my son. We sat at the bar. I ordered the cod and my son ordered with chicken. We had a appetiser to start with. The main course was severed quickly and was hot. Iced water was topped up regularly. My only issue that...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We had two pizzas for the four of us. The Tomato and the Portobello. Both were great. The thin crust was crispy to perfection. House Malbec wine was good as was the Espresso. Help staff explained all the options and suggested we get one less...More

Thank Stefan L
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fabulous dinner. The food was really interesting and superb. The service couldn't have been better: fast, cheerful, friendly, and helpful. And I recommend the Smoke and Mirrors cocktail. A splurge, but so worth it!

Thank RareTravelerMaine
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Response from Zaxweiser | Reviewed this property |
I have to agree with Henry C. Best to call or e-mail the restaurant directly for an accurate answer.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 964 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06510-2515
    (Between College and Temple Streets)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-624-0507
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