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Goodfellas Restaurant

702 State St, New Haven, CT 06511-6508
+1 203-785-8722
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
702 State St, New Haven, CT 06511-6508
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I brought a close friend from out of town to Goodfellas for lunch on the roof on a lovely warm day. At night, I’ve found the roof to be romantic, the service attentive, and the food excellent. At lunch: sheer disaster. Our waiter looked stoned...More

Thank arjisan70
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great menu dishes. Service always top notch. Can be noisy at times, however there are quite tables away from the bar and center dining areas. There is an outdoor up on the roof type of patio. Street parking fills up fast in front of Goodfellas...More

1  Thank ww1enemyace
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed dinner. Zucchini flowers stuffed with cheese was amazing. Roasted figs wrapped in prosutto delicious. Entrees large portions were also excellent. Wait staff very attentive. Only negative were Several 'TVs with movies playing gruesome murder scenes over and over all night distracting.

Thank kapps4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely lunch on the rooftop patio. The service was outstanding. Francesco our waiter and Eric were very attentive and personable. Simple touches like attention to changing silverware, refilling water without being asked, spacing the timing of the food perfectly, etc make all...More

1  Thank Lisa491
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Have been here several times and each time the meals are delicious. Extensive wine list, second level of restaurant has a lovely outdoor seating area overlooking the street. Very nice. Just be careful as no matter what priced bottle of wine you select, they will...More

Thank Who's O
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I enjoy good flavor, portion and service... And the internet cupón goes a long way too! The Steak piazza, Eggplant tower and other appetizers are top shelf. My only recommendation is that the tv monitors who offer beautiful scenic and cultural views of Italy and...More

Thank GringoAlto2000
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

First time to this restaurant but we had heard a lot of good things about the food and service. Their website recommended reservations which I did but when we arrived there around 6:30 on a Friday night the place was only about 25% occupied. Could...More

Thank Ivyplus
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

My first visit to Goodfellas was terrific. The tuna special was perfect as was the service by our waiter, Theo. The mission fig appetizer stuffed with mozzarella was terrific!!!! Great bar and wine selections topped off the night.

1  Thank sacchetfam
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Go Wednesday nights as it is ladies nite . No matter what sex a $29 three course excellent each be had. You can also order ala carte . The 3 courses were excellent and you had a fairly wide choice.

1  Thank steverA8718SU
Reviewed 10 August 2017

My son took me here for my birthday today. The food was absolutely delicious. I got an appetizer and bread and was almost full. The out comes my entrée and I took a few bites and couldn't eat another thing. The food was good and...More

1  Thank Neet201428
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19 September 2017|
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Response from Who's O | Reviewed this property |
Alisa60, which review are you referring to exactly? I see that 7 people responded to the question you sent to me. Did you send the same question to 7 people?
jill W
6 April 2017|
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Response from Harley M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open on Easter. They will start serving with their regular menu at 12:00 noon
31 March 2015|
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Response from atlantagor | Reviewed this property |
I would definitely make a reservation, really can't hurt but as stated it would depend on off/on times
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 702 State St, New Haven, CT 06511-6508
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-785-8722
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