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Address: New Haven, CT
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
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Sun 13:30 - 21:00
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
Sat 16:00 - 22:00

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The complete italian experience!

If you want to experience Italy in new haven...this is a must-visit place. The arch that opens up to the neighborhood is lit up in the italian flag colors during some time of the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 October 2016
New Haven, Connecticut
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New Haven, Connecticut
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76 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

If you want to experience Italy in new haven...this is a must-visit place. The arch that opens up to the neighborhood is lit up in the italian flag colors during some time of the year. There are several italian restaurants, pizza places and at least one pastry shop (that I know of). Worth a visit.

1 Thank reviewgurucool
Wallingford, Connecticut
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Love the food, love the neighborhood, walking around the park and back roads. Very nice, very safe but parking is a drag.

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Las Vegas, United States
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Went to this section of New Haven to eat at Frank Pepe's Pizza - a local landmark. We were told to be prepared to wait an hour for a table. Got there at 4:30 on a weekday. No wait. Sat right down with a friendly waitress who seemed to have been at Pepe's since it opened in 1925! Delicious pizza.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Home to some of the best Italian food in New Haven! Make sure to try the apizza from different places, it is so delicious. A good visit while in New Haven

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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

We went to New Haven for an overnight excursion with family to try out the pizza in the famous well known restaurants in the Italian. Very nice!

1 Thank Jeniene S
Auburn, California
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198 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016

Went to The Spot - Pepe's - area around includes 2 Pepe's - one is original - still not sure which is which. A few restaurants and some dessert spots. This is not the size of NYC or San Francisco but if you want Italian food here is the place along with the Orange Street Deli's that have hot case... More 

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Bridgeport ct
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

For lovers of Italian food in the New Haven area-this is the place to visit-Wonderful pizza and typical Italian food and desserts-It is a must visit and a great walking area-Not far from museums and New Haven center

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

Is it worth a visit ? Yes. Hard to find a parking spot. Only street parking. I have no idea where the people who waited 3 hours were. Yes, there are lines at Pepe's and Sally's every day. I've never waited more than and hour to 1 1/2. And that's because I always go with a large group which is... More 

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

New Haven's Italian population has always had sway, and they have contributed mightily to the restaurant delights of the city. But it's only been in the last 15 years or so that the Little Italy section has morphed into a genuinely interesting (and comparatively safe center for real restaurant fashion, interesting shops, interesting places to live -- and a genuine... More 

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Marietta, Georgia
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79 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

Come early because the popular restaurants will have lines. They are worth the wait. This is a short drive from the Yale campus. Parking is a little cramped so drop off someone to wait in line while you look. My favorite is Frank Pepe's with awesome pizza.

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