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Stone Hearth Restaurant - CLOSED

838 Whalley Ave, New Haven, CT 06515-1779
+1 203-691-1456
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible12%
Oct 23, 2016
“Local Pub Experience”
Feb 9, 2016
“Downhill fast! Don't go....”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Contemporary, Healthy
$$ - $$$
838 Whalley Ave, New Haven, CT 06515-1779
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Reviewed October 23, 2016

Two local friends brought me here, and I can see why they think so highly of it. The menu offered lots of choices, and all of us liked the food we ordered. The service hummed right along--we weren't rushed, and we didn't wait long.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Andrew W
Reviewed February 9, 2016

This WAS one of our favorite neighborhood places. We celebrated a number of occasions over the past year or two, including birthdays, HS graduation for a kid, and even Thanksgiving dinner. So when we had a chance the other night to go on a date...More

Date of visit: February 2016
2  Thank barbfam
Reviewed January 16, 2016

We have eaten in Stone Hearth many times since they opened. They have finally expanded their menu to include burgers and sandwiches along with a small selection of entrees most of which are excellent. The ambience is upscale bar with big booth seating and a...More

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank Ellen L
Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

Three adults for Sunday brunch. Made an advance reservation on Thursday before and was told we could not get a table before 1:15pm, so we took it. Arrived early at 1:00pm to find place empty but for one table. Left us doubting the efficiency of...More

Date of visit: December 2015
1  Thank CTfriar
Reviewed November 13, 2015

I went here with 5 friends on Wednesday of Restaurant Week (Nov. 1-7, 2015). It has a generic bistro feel to it. Wooden chairs and tables. We had 3 tables pushed together and every one of them wobbled a different way, but not enough to...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank mrsentity
Reviewed August 29, 2015 via mobile

This nice neighborhood bistro has an interesting selection of meals, salads gourmet pizzas and appetizers to choose from. All meals are made with quality ingredients. A few steps above "pub" food but not quite exceptional dining. Prices are a little high but if you're in...More

Date of visit: August 2015
1  Thank Brendan G
Reviewed August 3, 2015

I live a few blocks away and used to be a big fan of Delaney's, the most popular restaurant in this neighborhood. When it burned down, Stone Hearth became the natural choice when I had guests (since I do not drive) and for my academic...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank pscprof
Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

We had a late lunch in an otherwise empty place (though I've seen this place full to overflowing). The service was fine, the food even better without being gourmet. Stone Hearth provides a satisfying meal without pretension. Well worth a visit if you're in the...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank jaseaton
Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

Should have known when on a Sunday morning at 10:30 there was only one other table occupied. Ordered coffee. The ordered Biscuits & Gravy. Guess what ? They were out of B & G.... Asked waitress to give me a minute & she never came...More

1  Thank amadear
StoneHearth, Owner at Stone Hearth Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 25, 2015

All I can do is apologize at this point and I do, sincerely. Our standard procedure is to let guest know when we seat them if any menu items are not available. That did not happen. I will also talk to the server about the...More

Reviewed March 29, 2015

Waitress was very nice and did a great job. Pros were great bread and calamari. Cons- paint chipping from ceiling over head, windowsils were filthy, I have penne ala vodka which was over cooked and the sauce tasted like regular pasta sauce. My gf had...More

Date of visit: March 2015
1  Thank Aangelo8480
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$11 - $23
American, Contemporary, Healthy
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 838 Whalley Ave, New Haven, CT 06515-1779
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-691-1456
  • E-mail
American Bistro. Serving Locally sourced ingrediants for Lunch, Dinner, & Weekend Brunch. Excellent Beer and Wine selection to go with your food
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