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Heirloom - New Haven

1157 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06511-4806
+1 203-503-3919
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (21 reviews)
“scallops” (21 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 23:30All hours
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1157 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06511-4806
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A welcome change of excellent home baked breads with equally fine olive oil only sufficed to tickle our taste buds for the encore of oysters and fruits de mare. Seafood was spot on fresh and with the prerequisite taste of la mare brought us to...More

Thank david b
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We were there for restaurant week, the 3-course prix fix. You'd think with three entrees the service would be prompt. We waited 30 minutes for the main course. I ordered pork belly, something I adore but cannot cook properly. Neither can Heirloom. Everything else was...More

Thank mouse011
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I was so eager to eat at Heirloom and was disappointed that it did not live up the reviews and what I had read on the menu. The look and vibe of the restaurant was very nice, I liked the different seating areas - tables...More

1  Thank Van86girl
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Heirloom presents great, fresh food to guests. Both the food at the restaurant and served during our conference was some of the best I have had in a long time.

Thank Chad B
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This elegant restaurant in the "Study" hotel at Yale University offers an interesting menu based on Farm and Coastal themes, featuring ingredients sourced from local Connecticut and New England purveyors whenever possible. The food is fresh and well prepared, there is a good wine list...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This is the best restaurant in New Haven and is located in The Study Hotel. A farm to table. The vibe in the restaurant is really good

Thank TravelerAbcd
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

We had a great time at the bar drinking wine and eating cheese. Excellent service and fun atmosphere. We will visit again.

Thank Shawn R
Reviewed 8 February 2017

A strong wine list. We went there the previous evening to have the tokay which is difficult to get at home. We liked the look so we made brunch reservations. There is a lot of food. The mimosas were good. So was the coffee. I...More

Thank onemorepet
Reviewed 31 January 2017

I have eaten at Heirloom only for lunch. The food is very very good. I won't say that the service was good, only fair. While the servers have been pleasant and knowledgeable, the service is for sure very slow and it's super hard to get...More

Thank chrissyc5885
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Our daughter and son in law live in Fairfield county and we are in Madison. We have met more than once at Heirloom as it is convenient for both. The dining room is a cool, sleek, contemporary environment where one can immediately relax. I have...More

Thank Lars G
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Maryanne M
Is it below street level?
27 July 2016|
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Response from EsBu | Reviewed this property |
No. It's a little higher than street level with large windows.
What are the deserts after dinner?
5 April 2016|
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Response from Alex B | Reviewed this property |
The desserts change periodically, but there are one or two constants: warm cookies is one, my personal favorite. Three nice sized carm cookies chased with a glass of ice cold milk. Can't get much better than that. The... More
What is the nearest/easiest parking to restaurant?
7 March 2016|
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Response from ASF68 | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant provides complimentary valet parking. Easy, fast and convenient.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$60
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 23:30
07:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1157 Chapel St, New Haven, CT 06511-4806
    (between Chapel St and Park St)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-503-3919
  • E-mail
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