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Gentrifiying all the way up to the Yale Bowl

I lived in New Haven for two years back in the early 90's and Chapel Street had been going through... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Justin W
Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey
It's only a street, but!!!!!!

It's only a street, but walking around the buildings is so nice and relaxing, seeing all the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Yale's college crowd street with bookstores and coffee houses.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good50%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I lived in New Haven for two years back in the early 90's and Chapel Street had been going through a renaissance then but the recession killed it through out the late 90's and early 2000's. This has all changed with the revival of the...More

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's only a street, but walking around the buildings is so nice and relaxing, seeing all the students going to their class, it makes me remember back in the days.

Thank D_v_D_usa
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This street is just great, and a view of beautiful Yale building architectures. Strongly recommend parking your car and walking through!

Thank SV0710
Reviewed 27 May 2017

We attended a wedding and the chapel was beautiful! The Yale graduation was going on in a few days so we got to see the set up for the graduation as well!

Thank pjrich8
Reviewed 13 April 2017

As far as streets go, it's fine. There are cars, and people, and there are parks nearby. It's in a city. This is a weird thing to be reviewing.

1  Thank Heather B
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I don't understand why this is an "attraction". There aren't any Major designers or anything. It has some fun candy shoppes and ice-cream and a bagelry. It is just average.

2  Thank princessdeirdre
Reviewed 14 February 2017

work with the university just went downtown to look at some of the colleges. then went got some ice cream

Thank Reginald T
Reviewed 8 February 2017

I'm not a shopper but it there was a lot to look at. I might have enjoyed it more if I was more comfortable in cold weather.

Thank onemorepet
Reviewed 1 January 2017

My husband described his view of Harness Tower from his dorm room. He told me that this particular Tower is one of the most unusual and ornate towers in Yale.

Thank Teri N
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I lived in new haven this is one must place to visit,,you can never miss this, this is good for family fun and for friends,,they keep so many activities

Thank tamarabrandon123
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