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Red Lentil - CLOSED

25 Temple St, New Haven, CT 06510-2714
+1 203-891-7105
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
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  • Terrible10%
Dec 6, 2012
“New Haven's Vegetarian Place”
Aug 12, 2012
“Not quite there yet...but very promising”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
25 Temple St, New Haven, CT 06510-2714
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Reviewed December 6, 2012

Great vegetarian food. Good wine list. Reasonable prices. Close to Criterion cinema. Some decent choices here.

Thank gregspeck
Reviewed August 12, 2012

As a vegan, it is very hard to find good food while dining out. I live close to New Haven so I have been to Red Lentil about 15 times now. The restaurant decor itself is a bit cold and unwelcoming. It seems like they...More

Thank MACO504
Reviewed August 4, 2012

At the insistance of a friend we went to Red Lentil tonight. We ordered several appetizers, the only one that had any flavor was the Gobi Manchurian, which you can get at any Indian restaurant. For a main course, my partner ordered risotto, which was...More

Thank DaveSteve
Reviewed July 24, 2012

If you like vegetarian food this is a good address, they even cater for Vegans. Some interesting ingredient combinations, all very good. Decent wine choices as well, don’t think they do desserts, I wasn’t offered the choice so I presume not.

Thank Ian S
Reviewed July 23, 2012

A close friend begged me to try this restaurant in New Haven, and as I dedicated vegetarian, i looked forward to what I thought would be a positive experience. First of all, the exterior is not well defined, We drove past several times, before finally...More

Thank Gwendolyn L
Reviewed July 3, 2012

My husband and I ate here for the first time and can't wait to recommend this restaurant to all our friends, vegetarian or not. Each of the 3 dishes we had was scrumptious (Gobi Manchurian, Near East Seitan with Teff Crepe, Pistachio and Herb Encrusted...More

Thank roxierules
Reviewed April 29, 2012

This was the most exquisite meal my husband and I have had in New Haven -- or anywhere else -- in quite some time. Every dish was excellent to exquisite. We started with Sea Vegetable Salad, which is citrus marinated arame and hijiki combined with...More

Thank mbenay2
Reviewed April 24, 2012 via mobile

An old friend and his spouse were in New Haven yesterday. Manch does not eat meat; we decided to try this new vegetarian restaurant. Red Lentil lies under, could say," crunched under," the massive Temple Street Parking Garage. Once one entered, the place is very...More

1  Thank ajksoar
Reviewed March 22, 2012

Love that we found a unique, creative and delicious veg restaurant DT NH! Well priced, good sized delicious servings, very attentive service for a Friday night. We were not very impressed with the Thai peanut noodle salad- thinkkng noodles should have been warm instead of...More

Thank TimCareCep
Reviewed February 25, 2012

My husband and I went here during lunch break while attending a seminar in New Haven, starting around 12:05, so prior to the lunch rush. We were joined by our toddler. Very nice offering and wide variety of dishes on the menu. We ordered the...More

Thank ruangel82480
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  • Address: 25 Temple St, New Haven, CT 06510-2714
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-891-7105
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