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Saoco Restaurant

) #17 of 115 Restaurants in West Haven $$ - $$$ Latin, , South American
456 Forest Rd, West Haven, CT 06516-1341
+1 203-389-0038
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“empanadas” (7 reviews)
“beans” (6 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
Closes in 4 min
11:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Latin, Colombian, South American
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
456 Forest Rd, West Haven, CT 06516-1341
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1 - 10 of 21 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I've driven past Saoco for years and never had occasion to stop in, but we were looking for something new, and a local article about the place piqued our interest. The interior is warm and bright. It's a good place for a meal with friends...More

Thank Dick M
Reviewed 21 December 2016

I am very happy I found this restaurant! My friend was visiting from Bogota, and I thought he would enjoy some Colombian food. We started with the Yuca, it was great! My friend said the beans tasted exactly like the beans his mom makes. The...More

Thank Karatemama61
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Their food was amazing. Portions were huge. All the staff was friendly. Since my first visit I've called in for empanadas to pick up on the way home. ( It's not on the way😉)

Thank Tommy S
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

The moment you walk in you're greeted warmly with the decor to draw you in to Columbia! Buen! Warm inviting friendly and completely delicious dishes which keeps you coming back. Juan Carlos and his beautiful wife Marcella and family are truly a blessing they look...More

Thank Wanda M
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We were a family of 5 going college hopping over the weekend and when we all got hungry we just happen to be passing by Saoco Restaurant. So being that my wife is Colombian and we thoroughly enjoy eating Colombian cuisine we couldn't resist stopping...More

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Loved this place, was looking for a new cultural experience. The restaurant is small and very clean. The food is amazing. Got the pollo con arroz, and loved the dish. I am going back tomorrow!

Thank Roseann_S_123
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Sacco is right up the street from my house drove by it for years finally took my fiancé on her bday and the food and service was amazing .the blood sausage had to order another one it was so good and the steak was cooked...More

1  Thank niru36
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

First time eating Colombian food. A friend of mine suggested I taste this cuisine. I visited this establishment and the waiter suggested I try the red snapper. I took my meal as a take out but sat in my car outside the establishment to eat....More

1  Thank Diane L
Reviewed 2 August 2015

My husband suggested we go to Saoco because it was highly rated on Trip Advisor. Must have passed it hundreds of times and just never thought of going there to eat. My husband had the lomo de cerdo and I think was a bit put...More

2  Thank sullific
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

I hadn't come here in a few years but recently wanted to have some Colombian food and rediscovered this place. The food is still as good as I remember! I had creamy chicken with shrimp and it was flavorful. I eat rice and beans pretty...More

2  Thank Rosesnow33
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Latin, Colombian, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 456 Forest Rd, West Haven, CT 06516-1341
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  West Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-389-0038
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