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Cafe Amici

1670 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06517-1921
+1 203-848-1682
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (6 reviews)
“shrimp” (3 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
$$ - $$$
1670 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06517-1921
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always satisfied. The Food is really good, prices are moderate, service is above average and it is almost always close to packed but there isn't a long wait to sit. It's a must stop for a date night if you are in the area.

Thank Phillip B
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We eat at Cafe Amici a lot. The dining room has just been updated. But the food is still great. Had the steak Amici along with my friend. The girls had Erin's shrimp. Everything is always great we have never been disappointed. Stop and say...More

Thank Neemr22
Reviewed 9 April 2018

About a dozen of us went for dinner at one of our favorite places. It was as good as ever. Our waitress was friendly and efficient. The food was delivered quickly and accurately. It was delicious and the portions were huge. Everyone at the table...More

Thank twodox
Reviewed 11 March 2018

The wait time on a Friday night can be long, but the food is worth it. Though the staff is stretched thin, they are always pleasant. We were visiting the area but this is my in-law’s standard Friday night spot. Pizza is excellent. Linguini’s are...More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

My family and I have been coming here since they opened and have never had a bad experience. The staff is always polite and pleasant and it is not unusual to see one of the owners floating around and helping out. The food has never...More

Thank bean173
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We wanted to try this place based on a trusted recommendation, and we are glad we did. The young staff is really nice and efficient. The specials menu was quite large, supplementing the extensive regular menu. Portions are quite generous. Pasta dishes were good, and...More

Thank mannyab
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We came down to Amici on a recommendation from a friend. The service was attentive and friendly and the atmosphere warm and welcoming. The food was the star! We tried pizza, pasta and chicken parmesan and everything was great. I tend to judge an Italian...More

Thank Matthew R
Reviewed 22 September 2017

We had passed this restaurant several times and it always seemed to have a good neighborhood crowd. They have nice outdoor seating as well as seating at the bar or in the restaurant. We were surprised and impressed with the menu! You could find traditional...More

Thank Dons5
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Very good relaxed casual dining All dishes had generous portions and were prepared well Excellent service

Thank rsnapmd
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Local Italian food at reasonable prices. My wife's veal chops were excellent, but my sinature dish Steves Chicken was disappointing. I have ode ed this dish many times before. The potatoes were flaccid ,the onions were covered in a brown goop.teh chicken was ok .the...More

Thank steverA8718SU
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Rob N
3 March 2017|
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Response from Cnmy2013 | Reviewed this property |
there is a parking lot kiddie corner to the restaurant in between the gas station and plaza...I have also parked on the side street
14 September 2016|
Response from Dottiejoe |
How do I order for 10 people . we can pick up or have it delivered. is there a menu I can choose from. is there a fixed price? Tell Steve I am Dave pantalenas first cousin🤒
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1670 Whitney Ave, Hamden, CT 06517-1921
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hamden
  • Phone Number: +1 203-848-1682
At Cafe Amici, we offer an extensive menu that's certain to satisfy anyone's appetite. Tasty, timeless classics, amazing appetizers, savory soups and salads, fabulous favorites... Amici spares no expense in procuring the finest and freshest ingredients for our kitchen to prepare with the utmost care. Our menu includes only hand selected premium quality poultry and the freshest seafood, simply and perfectly prepared as you prefer, accompanied with our traditional homemade pastas. For the best meal you will have in Haven, CT, look no further than Cafe Amici!
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