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Escape New Haven

Closed Now: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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we escaped with 44 seconds to spare!

The 6 of us had a great time escaping the Gallery. It was fun, challenging, and the puzzles were... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2018
AmyE1854
Great fun and challenges at Escape New Haven

I've been to Escape New Haven and I highly recommend it for everyone. The hosts are very nice and... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2018
Steven L
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Escape the room at Escape New Haven, an adventure for your mind and senses. Teams of 2-8 players are "locked" in one or more of our 4 themed games and have 60 minutes to puzzle their way out, unearthing new challenges along the way. Great for...more
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Reviewed November 18, 2018

The 6 of us had a great time escaping the Gallery. It was fun, challenging, and the puzzles were interesting and varied; it took the combination of everyone's insights to solve clues before our hour was up. And the clues they gave us were deft,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Ethan R, Owner at Escape New Haven, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much! Hope to see you again soon for one of our other games!

Reviewed November 12, 2018

I've been to Escape New Haven and I highly recommend it for everyone. The hosts are very nice and the escape rooms are fun, engaging and challenging. You will have a great time trying to figure out how to escape.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Steven L
Ethan R, Owner at Escape New Haven, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed November 5, 2018

We used to love escape new haven, but not so much anymore. There were 7 of us and we struggled with such vague clues. And the first twenty minutes of "the game show" we felt was useless and not even related to the room. Very...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Ethan R, Owner at Escape New Haven, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Hi Lauren, Thanks so much for your thoughtful review! I'm very sorry to hear that your most recent experience with us wasn't up to our usual standards. We're a small team of puzzle-lovers who design and build all of our games from scratch, so we...More

Reviewed November 1, 2018

I booked a private event at Escape New Haven as a team building activity. The experience was wonderful from the beginning. Booking the private session for my team was easy, the website is intuitive and user friendly. I requested a call from the staff in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Katherine M
Ethan R, Owner at Escape New Haven, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for this thoughtful review! Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

My company took this place over for an afternoon as a team building exercise. I enjoyed working on the puzzle and it was a lot of fun. How much you enjoy the experience definitely depends on who is in your group.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

We visited Escape New Haven September 29 for my husband's birthday. There were 5 of us, 3 adults and 2 teenagers under 17. Two of the adults had never done an escape room, and the other three had only done one other. The experience was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018

My teen visited twice this summer, once with a buddy, once in a group, and loved it both times. He's visited escape rooms in other cities, and says Escape New Haven is by far the most challenging. Definitely best for a small group, although I'm...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Booked the space station room with only 4 people so we didn’t finish it (you really need 8 people because it’s very long with lots of puzzles). Still sooo much fun though. The puzzles were definitely challenging. My group of friends had such a great...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Sara G
Reviewed August 6, 2018

First time doing a room escape and the quality was awesome! Much better than I expected. Even their check in room was fun and fit the whole experience.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Went here on a last minute whim on a Friday night with family and friends. Never knew I could have fun being so stressed! They really put a lot of thought into the game. Would definitely go back :)More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Ethan R, Owner at Escape New Haven, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Hi Vanessa! We're so pumped you had a great time with family and friends at Escape New Haven. We were running a contest on our Facebook for folks to leave a review on either Yelp or TripAdvisor between 7/25-8/5, and you are our winner! Next...More

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Response from Vanessa D | Reviewed this property |
They are basement level. So u have to go down a flight of stairs. Didn't see if there was an elevator.
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Tarah M
April 13, 2018|
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Response from suzesq | Reviewed this property |
The more minds the better! If other people are there they will put everyone together.
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April 7, 2017|
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Response from juicyrose2006 | Reviewed this property |
well it depends witch level room you pick and how many and what ages of people you bring but about half of the people don't get out but it takes close to the 60min timer for the other half!!!!!
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