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1670 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06517-1921
203-848-1682
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4:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Hamden, Connecticut
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome restaurant, a great variety of menu items to choose from. Eggplant Parm is my favorite. The owner is always there and comes around to meet and talk to the patron's, always asking if everything is ok. The bar is filled too with great music playing and everyone is happy and very friendly. A welcoming place to come enjoy great... More 

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new haven
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37 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have eaten here many times and always get a tasty meal prepared with my food allergies in mind. The wait staff are always courteous and certainly considerate of my food allergies. They never act like it is troubling and relay my limitations to the chief --the result is always a good meal. During the summer months they have a... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016 via mobile

We were in the area on a late Sunday afternoon and I needed to make a quick choice for dinner. It looked dark and quiet but we were pleasantly surprised. We were greeted and seated quickly. We received our drinks, water and bread for the table quickly as well. Within 15 minutes the restaurant was filled which says a lot... More 

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Meriden, Connecticut
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2016

My dinner was very good. I had eggplant parm and it was a generous portion. Sauce was good. The service was good too. The owner comes around and asks if everything is good which I think is nice.

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Thank Kathy S
Hamden, Connecticut
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

I went to dinner here with a few friends the food was good, not the best Italian food I have had but good, a bit pricey.

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Thank perk62
Hamden, Connecticut
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31 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

Easting on outside in nice weather is great. The food is very good I have eaten here several times and each time I have ordered something different. They give you a lot of food for the money. You will love eating here.

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Thank dorbillk
Shelton, Connecticut
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37 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

I had dinner outside with a friend on a lovely Friday evening. They do not take reservations for two people, but we arrived around 6:45 and only had to wait a few minutes for a table outside. Service was friendly, and relatively efficient, except when we were ready to pay for our meals it seemed like no one was paying... More 

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Branford, Connecticut
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74 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

I have been here for dessert with another couple as well as sat on the patio for dinner with my family including young children. The food was outstanding. We ordered an eggplant appetizer and I couldn't get enough. Great entrees and pizza as well. Loved sitting on the patio. Very clean and well kept!

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Berlin, Connecticut
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56 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

Met up with friends and could not have had a more relaxing and enjoyable time. The food was the hi light. The Calamari was done perfectly. But on the adventurous side the stuffed squash flowers were very tasty. From the perfectly done lamb chops, to the veal Amici, the tiger prawn and swordfish every thing was done as we liked... More 

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Hamden, Connecticut
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Went with husband a few times a month. Never had a bad meal, but have had better. Neighborhood place but very comfortable. They don't give enough pasta on the plates!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1670 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06517-1921
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hamden
  • Phone Number: 203-848-1682

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