Anchor Spa


Anchor Spa features a variety of mixed drinks inspired from ports around the globe and small plates with a focus on seafood and local game.
Executive Chef Jose Gonzalez, who has 20 years’ experience, created the small plates, such as Pesce Puttanesca — pan-seared halibut served over cannellini bean puree, topped with Puttanesca sauce, fried capers and olive oil.

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Arethusa Farm Dairy


Arethusa Farm Dairy, on Chapel Street in New Haven, serves farm-fresh ice cream, yogurt, cheeses, and milk. The original farm is located in historic Litchfield, CT and has 300 award-winning cows. Arethusa’s hardworking dairy staff is completely dedicated to crafting the highest-quality dairy goods for their customers. They take pride in working with the best dairy in the […]

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Ashley’s Ice Cream


Ashley’s Ice Cream never uses any artificial colors or flavors. All natural, fresh ingredients lead to naturally the best ice cream! Of course they don’t stop there, whipped cream is whipped fresh in the store everyday, along with fresh baked waffle cones and their famous Bittersweet hot fudge made with all the highest quality chocolates.   Ashley’s Ice […]

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Atticus Bookstore Café


Atticus Bookstore Cafe is known for their delicious sandwiches and wide selection of books, making it a local favorite. Famous for their soups and breads, a stop here is a must.   Atticus has been an independent New Haven institution since 1976. Having originally started the business as a bookstore, in 1981 owner Charles Negaro […]

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B Natural Café


B-Natural is a healthy café and eatery that offers both sit-down and takeaway options. The menu features all-natural items and organic foods that are less processed, free of hormones, sweeteners, and artificial coloring. B-Natural supports local farmers and sustainable practices to bring you healthy and tasty drinks and food.   The hand-crafted menu includes organic scramble egg […]

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Basta Trattoria


Basta Trattoria is Located in the heart of New Haven’s Chapel Street shopping and entertainment district, just across from Yale Old Campus, steps away from the British Art Museum and the Yale Art Gallery, Basta offers an intimate dining experience. Chef Eduardo Pena began his professional culinary pursuit under the mentorship of Frank Criscuolo, the founder of their cherished trattoria. […]

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Blue State Coffee


Blue State Coffee is a locally owned business – with three locations in New Haven – offering fairly traded, organic, and shade-grown coffee. From traveling to origin to meet with farmers and hand-pick the very best lots, to roasting the beans in small batches, Blue State Coffee is truly involved from seed to cup!   Complementing the coffee […]

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Book Trader Café


Book Trader Cafe offers a range of delicious gourmet sandwiches, soups, coffee, & pastries made on site, with regular vegan & gluten-free options. Feed your body & your mind!   With over 16,000 titles in stock, their bookstore specializes in academic, art, architecture, & photography books. Unlike some other used bookstores, you won’t find any musty tomes […]

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CandiTopia


CandiTopia, located at 1022 Chapel Street, sells bag-your-own candy and confectioneries. CandiTopia embraces New Haven’s sweet history as the birthplace of the “Lolly Pop,” which was first made by the Bradley-Smith Candy Company in 1892. Kim Tran, owner of the store, carries nut-free and gluten-free products in addition to traditional chocolates, jelly beans, gummy candies, lollipops, […]

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Claire’s Corner Copia


Claire’s Corner Copia is a staple in downtown New Haven. Award winning vegetarian restaurant uses sustainable and organic ingredients because you’re worth it and because we all depend on our future and this requires caring for our earth in every way possible. Their take out cold cups food boxes are completely compostable, and are printed with soy […]

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