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John Davenport's

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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FROM THE BAKE SHOP​
3
Toast or English Muffin
Gluten​ Free toast & Gluten Free english muffins also available
5
Basket of Morning Pastries
Choice of two: muffin, croissant, scone or danish
5
Bagel with Cream Cheese
Plain, Poppy or Cinnamon Raisin
5
Scones
Strawberry jam/fresh whipped cream
FROM THE GRIDDLE​
12
Buttermilk Pancakes
Whipped butter/ blueberry compote/ Vermont maple syrup
12
Whole Wheat Pancakes
Whipped​ butter/ pecan-banana compote/Vermont maple syrup
13
Nutella French Toast
Cinnamon raisin brioche/ nutella hazelnut spread/ Vermont maple syrup
12
Belgian Waffle
Whipped cream/ strawberry puree/whipped butter/ Vermont maple syrup
CEREALS​
7.00
Add fresh seasonal berries 3
Steal Cut Irish Oatmeal
Brown sugar and golden raisins
5.00
Assorted Cereal
Kashi organic cereals and gluten free cereals. Selection of milks and soy milk available
SPECIALTIES​
14
Smoked Salmon Platter
Local smoked salmon, chopped tomato, capers, onion, cream cheese and toasted bagel.
16
Blue Crab Eggs Benedict
Toasted english muffin, blue crab, soft poached cage-free eggs, hollandaise sauce, herb roasted breakfast potatoes.
12
Ham & Egg Panini
Scrambled cage-free eggs, cure 81 smoked ham, applewood smoked bacon, swiss cheese, herb roasted breakfast potatoes.
11
Vegetable Quiche
Mushrooms, bell peppers, tomatoes, spinach, onions, herb roasted breakfast potatoes.
14
Egg White Frittata
Cage-free egg whites, roma tomatoes, sauteed spinach, whole wheat toast, fresh fruit.
13
Eggs in A Nest
Two farm fresh, cage-free eggs fried in the hole of sliced brioche bread, served with applewood smoked bacon or organic breakfast sausage and herb roasted breakfast potatoes.
FRUIT AND SMOOTHIES​
5.00
½ Grapefruit
Wild flower honey or turbinado sugar
6.00
Breakfast Smoothie
Banana, peanut butter and wildflower honey
8
Add cottage cheese 3
Seasonal Fruit Plate
8
Chilled Seasonal Melon
7
Cranberry Granola Parfait
Fresh berries & vanilla yogurt topped with hand tossed cranberry granola
CAGE-FREE EGG SELECTIONS​
9
One Farm Egg
Served any style with breakfast potatoes, choice of toast and applewood smoked bacon or organic breakfast sausage.
13
Two Farm Eggs
Served any style with breakfast potatoes, choice of toast and applewood smoked bacon or organic breakfast sausage.
14
Three Egg Omelet
Fillings:​ swiss, Vermont cheddar, mozzarella, crumbled bacon, ham, mushrooms, spinach, tomato, bell pepper, onion.
16
All American Breakfast
Two cage-free eggs, choice of apple-wood smoked bacon, organic breakfast sausage or grilled ham.  Served with chilled juice and Starbucks coffee or Tea Forte.
14
Healthy Breakfast
Egg white omelet with roma tomatoes, sauteed spinach, served with fresh seasonal fruit.
A LA CARTE​
4.00
Breakfast Potatoes
6.00
Organic Country Style Sausage
6.00
Blueberry Maple Sausage
6.00
Applewood Smoked Bacon
5.00
Croissant
5.00
Scone
5.00
Danish
5.00
Muffin
5.00
Toasted Bagel
With cream cheese
4.00
English Muffin
BEVERAGES​
4.00
Sun Orchard Orange Juice
4.00
Grapefruit Juice
4.00
Apple
4.00
Cranberry
4.00
Tomato
4.00
V-8
3.00
Organic Shade Grown Starbucks Coffee
4.00
Tea Forte Hot Tea
5.00
Chuao Venezuelan Hot Chocolate
5.00
Cappuccino
BREAKFAST BUFFET​
Fresh fruits, yogurts, organic and gluten free cereals, bread and butter bar featuring oven baked fresh breads and bakery selections with Imported butters and preserves, farm fresh, cage-free eggs and omelets cooked to order, applewood smoked bacon and organic breakfast sausage, breakfast potatoes, coffee or tea and choice of juice.
22
Art of Breakfast Buffet
16
Continental Buffet
Fruits/pastries/cereals
About
John Davenports is a 19th floor restaurant and bar that offers contemporary, approachable, coastal New England fare with the best views of New Haven. Our Executive Chef strives to resource sustainable, seasonal ingredients from local farmers, while taking pride in products made in house. His culinary team highlights the Atlantic coastline and its abundant offering from the sea. Floor-to-ceiling windows bring the most captivating, panoramic views of the city, Long Island Sound, and Yale University to our community.
PRICE RANGE
$31 - $50
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Seating, Valet Parking, Reservations
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I should have believed the mixed reviews... Some of the food was... good. Some, not so much and nothing "great." Let's start with the service. The person seating (and later "yelling" at people) was possibly moonlighting from Denny's, though honestly they're nicer there. Our waitress...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank MarkC888
Reviewed March 5, 2019 via mobile

My first time in this restaurant. I've been with my aunt, who knew it. I' ve eaten very well. The New England clam chowder was delicious, velvety, made with harmonic ingredients well balanced. In few words excellent, superb. The fish was fresh and yummy. The...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 951alessandrag
Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

This restaurant and bar are one of the best little secrets in New Haven! The food in the Restaurant side is gourmet and inspired by a fine chef. We have always had a fine meal with fresh fish and delicious steaks. Staff is as friendly...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank E C
Reviewed February 4, 2019

the food was good. it was a good place in a good location. the price was wonderful.hope to go there soon.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Reginald T
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

Spent a night having dinner with friends. View from the top is gorgeous! We all had different things from the menu which were all good and well presented. Service was friendly!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DaisyO2014
Reviewed October 26, 2018

We were staying in the hotel, and eating there was our easiest choice, but also the best. The food was great and the service is excellent. I use a wheelchair and the staff is always great about getting me on/off the elevator to get down...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank laurisuer
Reviewed October 23, 2018

I went here for lunch with a group. I wasn't sure what to expect, as there is a wide range of ratings. The service was excellent, the wait staff was knowledgeable and friendly. The food was very good also. This restaurant is perfect for a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Roseann_S_123
Reviewed September 10, 2018

At 8 on a Sunday night, we were tired and headed upstairs. We should have gone to Chipotle at the end of the block. It was so bad, it's not worth the time it would take to write a proper review. Still, here are some...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ellevandermark
Reviewed August 27, 2018

At the top of the Omni Hotel, John Davenport’s is a small restaurant with a limited, but nice menu. The views of New Haven are unbeatable. The prices could be a bit better, and the menu and wine list could be larger. Still, it is...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank pjmalia
Reviewed August 21, 2018

John Davenport’s is a small restaurant and bar on the top floor of the Omni Hotel. The first thing you notice is the panoramic view of New Haven, Yale, the harbor, and the surrounding wooded hills. It’s worth coming here for a drink just for...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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AliciaC3273
January 21, 2017|
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Response from Wayne K | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in John Davenport. Our recommendation for dinner is business casual, no jacket required. More casual attire for breakfast and lunch is common practice and welcomed.
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MiaandAva
November 5, 2015|
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Response from kathleen o | Reviewed this property |
No, I did not have the buffet
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