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220 College St, New Haven, CT 06510-2404
+1 203-772-4002
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17:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Wed 17:00 - 22:00
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
Thu - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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New Delhi, India
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Immediately after the graduation ceremony this place offered the place for celebration and relaxation with lots of cheers. Good stock of beers and wines with cocktails it offered a perfect lunch with Burrito and and Veggie Sandwich and Ensalada con Salmon with Cubano.

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Thank Deepak A
Delray Beach, Florida
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71 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

While Yale graduates had family in town, there was comfortable seating with reservations made in advance. The receptionist had us in seats promptly. She said it was a 3 day surge around Yale Graduation but much more balanced after the big event. We had a Price Fixed $55 per person dinner with excellent choices from 1st and 2nd courses and... More 

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Thank kevin s
Summit, New Jersey
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely, Spanish themed restaurant, excellent service and delicious food. Sat upstairs and enjoyed view of city, close to YALE University and parking lot was resonable.

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Thank marycet
Las Vegas, Nevada
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68 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is good for a night out or when you don't have reservations elsewhere and find yourself in New Haven. But not for a great culinary or dining experience. Here's why: The food is pretty uneven. The yucca fries, for example, are perfect. They are crispy and flavorful with a fun sauce. They are presented attractively in a cone... More 

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Thank Tmary2014
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious food. Lovely atmosphere. Comfortable seating. Serving staff excellent and fun. We had 5 different meals and each was very good. The desserts were fantastic...especially the flan.

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Thank Marge S
West Hartford, Connecticut
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Let me start by saying that the food was fantastic. The service, however, was disappointing, at best. We were seated at 6 PM (made reservations, which I strongly recommend). Our waiter was wonderful, but the food took FOREVER. Our appetizers were brought to the table at 6:45, 35 minutes after we ordered. Then we waited another 30 minutes for our... More 

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1 Thank Blockstar2014
New Haven, Connecticut
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93 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Went on a Saturday, a few empty tables but busy. Host and waitstaff were clearly overwhelmed and didn't try to hide it. We seemed to share the waiters, they tried to be pleasant but I felt sorry for them as they were understaffed - tapas was served before drinks?? Food was good. We enjoyed a selection of tapas and all... More 

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1 Thank Carencaren
Connecticut
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Each of us (4 of us) had a delicious dinner--> 2 Salmon dinners, a paella bowl, and a shrimp&scallop meal. The food was very good, but then again, after waiting nearly 30+ minutes for it to arrive, we were famished... I think cardboard would have tasted good! Our server was delightful. Friendly, informative, attentive. He brought our drinks and appetizers... More 

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1 Thank Tom W
New Haven, Connecticut
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168 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This was a very, very nice experience. The waiters were very polite and attentive and the food was top notch. What stood out to me most was their guacamole -- we ordered it as a starter and it was very good. Stood out from other places. If you are looking for a more intimate setting request a table upstairs! The... More 

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1 Thank Daniela B
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We are always looking for restaurants that can cook better than us. Pacifico has a great kitchen. The ropa vieja is amazing, and all their seafood dishes are great in this place.We are always pleased and happy with the food and atmosphere.

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1 Thank angelica q

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Cuisine
Seafood, Spanish, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 College St, New Haven, CT 06510-2404
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-772-4002

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?