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Adriana's Restaurant

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Grand Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 865-6474
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Today
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 67
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Amazing food!

My boyfriend took me here for a late valentines day celebration. I was craving shrimp and pasta, but I'm not a fan of red sauce. I told the waiter and they ended up making me a fettuccine Alfredo with shrimp and mushrooms, which is not on the menu. It was the best I've ever eaten!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
LindseyPhelan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend took me here for a late valentines day celebration. I was craving shrimp and pasta, but I'm not a fan of red sauce. I told the waiter and they ended up making me a fettuccine Alfredo with shrimp and mushrooms, which is not on the menu. It was the best I've ever eaten!

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New Haven, Connecticut
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121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We have been going to Adrianas for years. It never disappoints. It is always busy and for good reason....As a starter, diners get in house made bread and a mixture of celery, red onion and colorful bell peppers in a very tasty vinaigrette. Every meal is thoughtfully prepared and artfully presented. Portions are large and prices are fair. The Jon... More 

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Enfield, Connecticut
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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

The Caesar salad was probably the best I've ever had. We followed that by splitting orecchiette with broccoli rabbe which was also very, very good. Finally, I had a veal dish that was amazing. My gf had the stuffed filet which was also excellent. I can't say enough good things about this place. We will be back.

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West Haven, Connecticut
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116 reviews 116 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Have been here a couple times since my last review. Both times were perfect. Parking lot in New Haven - key! Also appreciate the security guard. Drinks - their martinis are great and the wine selection broad. Food - cannot get enough. EVERYTHING is delicious and the portions are huge. Best part? Last night, was able to join as part... More 

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Orange, CT
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

The food, the staff and the ambiance is just perfect. Enjoyed the chicken, veal and fish and can't wait to go back. High quality and well thought out food that is enough for two meals. Needless to say we were able to enjoy our meal again the next day.

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North Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

What a great restaurant for fine dining. The veal dishes are the best you can find. A little tough to find in New Haven but so worth the effort. Make reservations and bring your appetite

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New Haven, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

As a born and life-long New Havener and an Italian American, I think I'm qualified to say Adriana's is hands down one of the best Italian restaurants not only in New Haven but the whole New Haven area. I have other places that would make the list. But when you combine food quality, presentation, quantity and service Adriana's wins out.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We visited most recently on a Monday for ladies night! The portions are huge and the waitstaff is very attentive. The cold seafood salad, carpaccio, and filet mignon were all delicious. I cannot wait to return.

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San Diego, California
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56 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

This is a traditional throw back place of old but with new menu item twists. Come hungry but noway you will finish your dinner. Large portions cooked to perfection. You will not find a friendlier staff . In the area it a must try.

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Southbury Ct
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91 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We were in the area and stopped here for lunch last week and it was a real treat. First of all we were warmly welcomed, seated immediately and our service was top notch. But the food takes the starring role! They served a little complimentary treat of fresh cut up marinated veggies...ours included red and yellow peppers, celery and baby... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Grand Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: (203) 865-6474

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30
  • Cuisine: Italian
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?