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Consiglio's Restaurant

165 Wooster St, New Haven, CT 06511-5709
+1 203-865-4489
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“braciole” (10 reviews)
“calamari” (13 reviews)
“spaghetti” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
165 Wooster St, New Haven, CT 06511-5709
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is the third time we have gone to Consiglio's prior to Long Wharf Theater and certainly recommend it. Complimentary salad with all entrées. Lovely local feel with proper tablecloths and napkins. Can be busy so recommend booking early. Lots of choice but the Chicken...More

Thank JoliveB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Italian dishes are absolutely mouthwatering. Everything we ordered was perfectly prepared and presented with an Italian flair as well. We plan to return for our Graduation dinner; no other place for us!

Thank Pat P
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Small quaint restaurant. We were seated and our waitress Sara came over she was outstanding knowledgeable great personality and a great sense of humor! The food was outstanding the meatballs are a must! The lasagna was delicious also the homemade cavatellis will make us go...More

Thank Beechlover1232
Reviewed 9 April 2017

boston's northend and new york's little italy meet on wooster st, new haven. family-operated. cozy. quaint. great food. the meatballs are a must! we had the ravioli entree and also the house made cavatelli with the brachiole: both dishes were outstanding. great wine selection either...More

Thank Anthony A
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

In town to watch the NCAA Women's tourney, we were craving Italian food. As northerners living in Atlanta, we lack for good Italian. This was exactly what we were looking for. Authentic Italian food in an authentic Italian setting. Attentive staff...Theo was awesome! Calamari and...More

Thank Sandi S
Reviewed 12 March 2017

My 12 year old son and I dined here last night. We were greeted at the door very warmly and seated immediately. Service throughout the evening was excellent and friendly. The ownership has paid great attention to detail. The bread was delivered hot and delicious...More

1  Thank FarmingtonAttorney
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Food is simply delicious. Restaurant is not too big, not too small and very tasteful. The tastiest parts are on the menu. I have been here several times and never felt the trip and money were not worth it.

Thank Gregory P
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I had posted a review after my wife and I had visited last year. Well we found ourselves in the new haven area again, and of course we had to go back. As always having only been to a restaurant one time we wonder if...More

Thank Subfixr
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Great food!! One of the best Italian restaurants in New Haven Ct, not that there are many bad ones. This restaurant has everything you need. Good food, good wine, good deserts, friendly staff and great atmosphere. Call ahead as they are usually very busy! Enjoy🎈

Thank Judith M
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Any restaurant sandwiched between Sally's APizza and Frank Pepe has to be good so we went, for the first time, to Consiglio's. We were a party of four with a reservation and were warmly greeted promptly seated when we arrived. The restaurant is well lit...More

1  Thank georgeandsheryl
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Do they have a room or facilities for a baby shower?
13 September 2015|
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Response from Trish P | Property representative |
Yes, we host lots of baby showers! Usually they're on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon. Please call the restaurant at 203-865-4489 and ask for Lisa or Trish. Our banquet menus are on our website as well if you'd like to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 20:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Wooster St, New Haven, CT 06511-5709
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-865-4489
  • E-mail
The Consiglio family continues to operate one the the best Italian restaurants in New Haven. For 78 years, we continue to offer authentic, delicious, home-made Italian fare with friendly hospitality that the New York Times referred to as "convivial." Indeed, a meal at Consiglio's with family and friends is always an experience to savor and enjoy. Welcome to Consiglio's, and from our family to yours, "Bon Appetit!"