New Haven

With the help of the Chowhound community, find the best pizza, food trucks, lox, Italian fare, and more in New Haven.

9 Pizza Styles to Know & How to Make Them at Home

Pizza generally means one thing—in that everyone understands what you're talking about when you say the word—and yet, the particular type of pizza one thinks of can vary widely, especially if we're...

New Haven Pizza Sauce?

by zackly 10 days ago

Does anyone know what the Big 3 (Pepe's Sally's & Modern) use in their sauce? Is it simply hand crushed San Marzano tomatoes and some dried herbs or are there other ingredients? Cooked or raw? Anyo...

New Haven, esp on Sun.

by Joanie 1 year ago

Going to New Haven on Feb. 15 and 16 and finding that a lot of places are closed on Sun. Was thinking that would be a good day for slightly nicer food since Sat. we'll be hitting diners, dogs and j...

Fresh Kosher Turkey

by Sussanna 2 years ago

Hi all. Where can I get a fresh kosher turkey in New Haven or Fairfield County?

Crab roe in southwestern CT?

by rubylewct 2 years ago

Trying to find a store selling crab roe to make crab butter. Anywhere from fairfield county up to northwestern CT to New Haven. Thanks in advance.

New Haven Food Trucks 06/2016: Even Better!

by opinionatedchef 5 years ago

Thanks so much to the CHs that posted about these trucks- quite a few years ago. We were so lucky to read the brief report of a former Californian who really knows his/her tacos. The Michoacan ...

Far East Restaurant, New Haven, CT

by laurajeanco 9 years ago

Does anyone remember this restaurant? They made THE BEST chow mein anywhere. Would love to know if anyone knows where the chef(s) went so we can find this great food in the area once again.

Day trip to New Haven

by rkraus5 4 years ago

Hello all! I am taking a day trip to New Haven, CT and I am looking for recommendations for the best places to stop + eat! Open to all recommendations, even cool places to stop and walk around! We ...

Chicago-style pizza in New Haven - does it exist?

by weareinfinite 12 years ago

Hey everyone, I know this is extremely sacrilegious, but I'm wondering if there are any Chicago-style deep dish pizza places in the general New Haven area (read: basically the entire state of CT...

Knife sharpening near New Haven, CT?

by gothamdarkknight 11 years ago

Hey everybody. Anyone know where I can get knives occasionally sharpened in the New Haven area? Ideally, I'd like a place where I can just drop in, get them sharpened, and walk out with sharp kni...

New Haven restaurant history

by j mather 4 years ago

Does anyone remember the name of the restaurant that was at 1032 Chapel Street (now Union League Cafe) in the '70s & '80s? I remember the name having "Tavern" and "Green" in it but can't recall for...

CT/RI road trip

by Joanie 5 years ago

Did the annual post-Thanksgiving New England road trip spending one nite in New Haven and one in Newport. On the roundabout way from Boston, we ended up at Bill's Bread & Breakfast in Putnam and ha...

Sally's is a waste of dough

by sboat 5 years ago

My wife and I have been stopping at Pepe's (either eat in or take out) on our travels from PA to New England for years. We have been aware of the rivalry between Pepe's and Sally's for most of that...

Oak Haven Table & Bar (New Haven)

by westie 6 years ago

Attributing our less than stellar dining experience on our last visit to the confluence of a change in both seasonal menus and chefs, we decided to give this restaurant another chance. Reservations...

Finding a Thanksgiving Restaurant

by SuzieCK 5 years ago

For the first time in 60+ years, my family is searching for a warm, welcoming restaurant for Thanksgiving. It doesn't have to be a 'New England' style place, but it would be good if some folks coul...

New Haven area lunch midweek spot with a view

by baconbitgirl 5 years ago

I need a special occasion lunch spot to take my mom for her birthday somewhere off I-95 in the New Haven area, but could be 15 mins north, south or inland. We both eat pretty much everything, but I...

Help me understand New Haven Pizza!!

Mr Taster
by Mr Taster 14 years ago

First a little background, so you know what my pizza roots are: I grew up in central New Jersey, where there's a decent to great family run pizzeria in every strip mall, all "New York style" (thou...

Elm City Social Club 06/2016: Firing On All Cylinders

by opinionatedchef 5 years ago

Looks like the So. CT CH board is almost as desolate as Boston's these days. We were very happy, on our brief yearly visit to New Haven, to have dinner at Elm City Social Club, just off Chapel on ...

BOSTON PIZZA: Where does Pepe's in Chestnut Hill rank?

by BostonBestEats 5 years ago

No spoilers... http://www.bostonglobe.com/lifestyle/food-dining/2016/04/04/new-haven-pepe-loyalist-seeks-boston-pizza-alternatives/hpvZvRqVtSFpPMk9WYJ39L/story.html?p1=Article_Related_Box_Article

Beef bones for stock: where to get in CT?

by pain au chocolat 6 years ago

I want to make a kick-arse beef stock as a base for various dishes including - but not limited to- some rich french onion soup. Any ideas on where best to source some good bones for marrow ? does a...

Holiday Party for rowdy crowd near New Haven

by KJaser 6 years ago

We have a group of - ahem - somewhat loud ladies (25) who work together and want to throw a Holiday Party in the New Haven-ish area. Last year Colony Pizza was great - people could walk around, it...