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Zinc

964 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06510-2515
+1 203-624-0507
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“duck tacos” (26 reviews)
“lettuce wraps” (17 reviews)
“hanger steak” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
964 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06510-2515
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1 - 10 of 367 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful interior — clean and sleek with modern elements. Knowledgable wait staff and an approachable wine list with good selections at modest price points are big pluses. The menu is well constructed — meat, fish, fowl, vegan and the entree proteins are complementary to the...More

Thank houstontraveler2017
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Bustling collegiate atmosphere on the New Haven Green. Variety of interesting dishes with a sophisticated slant. Excellet service and good drinks. You feel like you are in the swim.

Thank joansten
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Never have been to this restaurant before but I would definitively go back for fun. The food was great!! Service was right on.

Thank houseof6cats
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Zinc is a mainstay among top restaurants in the restaurant city. The food is basically farm to table, always fresh and delicious. The shellfish, for example is delivered fresh to the chef's home! The menu is more than just seasonal. It changes with what's available...More

Thank clr2015
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We went to this restaurant based partly on the positive online ratings, but we found the food uninspiring, much to salty, and over-priced. There are better places in the vicinity.

Thank szscanada
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Had lunch at Zinc. The service and food was outstanding. Loved their duck nachos and I had the shrimp fried rice. The food was fresh and great balance of flavors. Prices were reasonable for the quality and the portions were good. When I return, I...More

Thank Diana K
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Donna Curran, the owner and visionary behind Zinc, has been at it for 19 years here. Her creativity, and commitment to fresh and local, continue to charm and inspire. She has hosted several private parties for my business recently and the attentiveness of the staff,...More

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Have been coming to Zinc for years. Before kids it was a great nighttime stop for dinner, often at the bar, after a late night at the office. Since kids, its always a relaxing fantastic date night with my wife. Somehow, in a town with...More

Thank INDOEUROCE
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

New to town and came here for dinner with a friend. I don’t eat meat or dairy and the kale/spinach paneer dish (minus the paneer) was recommended to me. The dish was bland and lacked texture...on a more positive note the wine was good. If...More

1  Thank katepoly
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

At 6pm on a Friday evening, I thought we were quite lucky to walk-in to Zinc and got a table for 3. After traveling for more than 29 hours, all the way from Singapore, we were the weary travellers in need of some comfort, which...More

Thank wansingapore
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$35 - US$35
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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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