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964 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06510-2515
+1 203-624-0507
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lettuce wraps” (17 reviews)
“duck tacos” (23 reviews)
“hanger steak” (19 reviews)
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
964 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06510-2515
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm mostly prompted to write this review because we liked the sommelier so much. Very helpful & honest in helping us find a decent wine without spending a fortune. We went with the Provencal red--Mas de Gourgonnier. Dishes were a little off. Dumplings (Chinese style)...More

Thank CCabroad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We dined at Zinc before an event at Yale and had a SPECTACULAR experience. From the moment we arrived and were warmly greeted until we left two hours later, we were treated to excellent service, a rich and interesting menu, a wonderful selection of wines...More

Thank dlsk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Despite a full house Saturday night, Zincs crew performed flawlessly. Table ready on time, our server Jo as lovely a person as she was professional. Services by her coworkers equally attentive and professional. Started with exquisite lettuce wraps, a wonderful house salad, complimentary GF tortilla...More

1  Thank wgardellajr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a foodie's delight and I understand why it is rated #3 on Trip Advisor for New Haven. To start, the place has an excellent design and decor. It feels warm and inviting while keeping enough authentic style while being eclectic to be upscale....More

Thank cnotyepb
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Out of bounds service and dinner! We came here tonight looking to catch dinner before a show at the Shubert. Knew nothing about it, and boy, what a nice surprise. The service is impeccable, our waiter Chris was a gem. I gad the pork shank...More

1  Thank Tracie S
Reviewed 7 March 2018

In my opinion, this is the best New American restaurant in CT. Until I taste something better in the category, Zinc is #1. Every time I visit, I like it better each time. A sign that Zinc is continually refining their craft. They've had a...More

Thank Jesse M
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The food is always exceptional and well marries a variety of tasters and textures. For a guilty pleasure you cannot go wrong with their pre-dinner munchie of delectable flat bread and spicy jelly. The service is beyond compare and get the Kentucky Reviver as a...More

Thank akaketzer
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Dinner on a midweek night with great service and even better food. Steak was cooked perfectly. Nice atmosphere. Would be great for romantic evening or business dinner. Highly recommended!

Thank PJA09
Reviewed 25 February 2018

From the moment we walked into teh restaurant, the service was gracious yet warm. The kitchen has a wonderful way with spices and whether it was the duck nachos or the pork dumplings every element was tasty, thoughtfully presented and bursting with flavor.

Thank Charles V
Reviewed 5 February 2018

I first visited Zinc one year ago and was blown away by the food, service and ambiance. I returned last week, and it is still superb, perhaps even a tad better with a very intelligent wine list. The menu is a delightful mix of Asian...More

Thank DrWhoDallas
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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, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
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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