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964 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06510-2515
+1 203-624-0507
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck tacos” (26 reviews)
“lettuce wraps” (17 reviews)
“hanger steak” (19 reviews)
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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

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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Was driving thru and googled best 10 Places to eat and Zinc came up. So we stopped in w/o a reservation and was pleasantly greeted by hostess (forgot name) sat us immediately We had the beet & avocado salad app Excellent I had the cod...More

Thank barbaradonlin
Reviewed 22 July 2018

It was just the two of us and we were looking for some place new for dinner on a Saturday night. I went to Open Table to see where I could make a reservation. The first placed that popped up was Zinc. It had a...More

Thank Vincent D
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a farm to table for dinner and tried Zinc. Boy we were happy we did. From the cucumber cocktail on it was a treat. Now it is not cheap but the food, portions and attentive service is worth it. We started...More

Thank lreid46
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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
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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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