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Eli's On Whitney

American, Bar
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2392 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06518-3207
(203) 287-1101
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Mon 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Tue 11:30 pm - 11:30 am
Wed 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Thu 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sun 11:30 am - 2:00 am
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant serves everything from up-scale sandwiches to delicious entres. The staff has always been friendly and efficient. I would recommend this restaurant to anyone looking for a good meal at a modest price. There is also a comfortable bar that is separated from the dining room. Noise has never been a problem.

Thank Leslie H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is my go- to restaurant in Hamden! The service is excellent. They have many beers on tap and make great cocktails. The menu is large and has lots of options. I highly recommend!

Thank Rachel R
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Good food. Went with adults and kids. Got a variety of meals. All were good. Waitress was excellent. We order sliders, pizza and the Chicken pot pie was amazing!

Thank twinskie
New Haven, Connecticut
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61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

Would highly recommend the restaurant went with my kids have a great children's menu and adult menu has great variety. Drinks are wonderful I would highly recommend

Thank Rbluvs2travel
Rapid City, South Dakota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

The place is pretty loud, but the service is great and the food is very good. I had some salmon, and enjoyed the experience very much.

Thank FormerHockeyMom
Hamden, Connecticut
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

This is a great place to relax and eat some good food. It is especially good when there is football game on to sit and eat and socialize with friends.

Thank dorbillk
Wolcott, Connecticut
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137 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

First time here today for dinner pretty early on Saturday night. This place probably gets pretty busy. The food selection really has something for everyone. Large portions so prepare to be stuffed. We started with nachos, so big that you better have at least 4 people. They were also pretty much perfect. My wife had a black bean veg burger... More 

Thank Martin N
Killingworth, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

What a great place for a drink and some really good selection of appetizers ... The salads are also great and very fresh ingredients... The entrees are very tasty and sizable.. Enjoy!

Thank Tech G
East Providence, Rhode Island
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

My party of 16 were on a bus trip and had to call to reschedule our reservation twice. The host was accommodating and were seated immediately. No one batted an eyelash when we asked for separate checks! We opted not to have appetizers and simply ordered drinks and dinner. There was a bit of a lag time between when we... More 

Thank 6Maggie3
West Hartford, CT
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016

We had dinner on March 11 and Eli's was recommended by a friend. The restaurant has a great atmosphere and it filled up quickly. The nachos were piled high and was terrific. The service was great and there were tvs all around to watch the UConn game. We ordered pulled pork, shrimp pasta, cod dishes, and a Caesar salad. All... More 

Thank jktmrose

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 pm - 11:30 am
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2392 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06518-3207
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hamden
  • Phone Number: (203) 287-1101

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