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Skappo Wine Bar

$$ - $$$Italian,
59 Crown St Ste 1, New Haven, CT 06510-3322
+1 203-773-1394
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (8 reviews)
“truffle” (6 reviews)
“meatballs” (11 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Italian, Wine Bar
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
59 Crown St Ste 1, New Haven, CT 06510-3322
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

Small, family-run wine bar that is so welcoming! You feel happy as soon as you enter! Mama Skappo mingles with the patrons, sharing endearing stories about their family. It's like eating in someone's home! You don't feel 'rushed' to eat and leave. Meatballs are excellent,...More

Thank nettuno07
Reviewed 7 June 2017

A difficult restaurant to gauge. I came here with my family to celebrate my graduation from college. So I'm not sure if the food being served that night was representative of the standard fare at Skappo. But the experience was underwhelming and the price for...More

Thank mahlomar
Reviewed 15 February 2017

We came into the train station from NYC and were looking for a place to grab a late-ish dinner (8:30 pm). Skappo seemed like an easy place to get to from Union Station, so we called to make a last minute reservation for 6 people....More

1  Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We visited Skappo for dinner during the week for a family dinner. It is small but comfortable. The owner was our server, we paid strict attention to her suggestions, she was correct on all off her choices. Unpretentious atmosphere, very good food and service, we...More

Thank agave17
Reviewed 7 November 2016

We had dinner here, hoping to have something slightly different as it advertised itself as providing Northern Italian food, unfortunately we were somewhat disappointed. We had cheese and salami to start, which was fine, but a long way from the best we'd had this holiday....More

Thank London_Man_12
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

It was my second visit to Skappo, the first time I was there I ordered a rabbit leg , it was just ok, I have had better. So, for the second time I was there I decided to order a chicken dish. It was suppose...More

Thank Evelina W
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We called Skappos to make a reservation and they were prompt and pleasant in calling back! It was 5:30 pm on a Sunday and we were the only once in the restaurant so we got a nice little table! We ordered the appetizer with mozzarella...More

Thank kzamolsky
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This little restaurant was walkable from New Haven Hotel where I stayed, a real gem on a street that almost seemed to be at the edge of the area people feel comfortable walking to. I have not had such an authentic home style menu even...More

Thank olga y
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Great food, not your typical Italian, though I'm not sure I'd call it a wine bar. The food is well done, flavorful with friendly but not overbearing service. The space is small but not claustrophobic. I haven't disliked a meal there.

Thank wanderingone_13
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing and unusual food that isn't your typical generic Italian restaurant. We were kindly greeted by the mother and our waitress is her daughter (and also makes all the deserts!) Try the stuffed fig appetizer, we loved it so much we ordered two. Can't go...More

1  Thank Emily G
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wvernon
15 July 2017|
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Response from nettuno07 | Reviewed this property |
There is metered parking outside the restaurant! You can use a credit card for the meter.
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sueOrange_ct
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Response from Randy C | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Italian, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
10:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Crown St Ste 1, New Haven, CT 06510-3322
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-773-1394
  • E-mail
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