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Taste of the City

938 Dixwell Ave, Hamden, CT 06514-4928
+1 203-691-8149
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good16%
  • Average36%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible16%
29 Apr 2015
“Good food with limited menu, good location”
22 Jun 2014
“Major improvement in 2014”
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938 Dixwell Ave, Hamden, CT 06514-4928
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Reviewed 30 April 2015

I was not wowed at all here. The food was pretty good, just very limited menu. The bar is loud and they need a bit of work in the atmosphere. Hamden really could use some more nice up scale restaurants. So with just some minor...More

Thank Martin N
Reviewed 23 June 2014

Talk of the town has shown a major improvement since new owners have taken over, restaurant has undergone major renovations and hired new staffing and improved their menu. Food has improved tremendously, however timeliness of food preparation needs improvement. Also bar tenders needs some improvement....More

1  Thank Cam2020
Reviewed 17 August 2013

I came here for happy hour with a group of girls. Our bags were searched at 6:30pm in the evening. Then we were told happy hour is $20 all you can eat and drink. We went to the "bar" area where we sat in front...More

Thank shsp827
Reviewed 30 May 2013

Had a farewell lunch for one of the board members and this place was recommended. I thought the food was good and a little different than the usual pub type food. I had shrimp and cheese grits which were quite good. BUT I was starving...More

1  Thank alan c
Reviewed 21 February 2013

I celebrated my birthday here 2011 and it was the worst experience ever. I ordered appetizers for my guess which was served on store brought pans. Half of the items on the menu they didn't offer. I was told it will be a live band...More

1  Thank Metsrus
Reviewed 3 March 2012

While in Hamden with my daughter and her husband and a friend of mine, we were hungry and asked where we could get some good food. We were told to go to "Taste of the City." When we arrived, we were told they were not...More

Thank Jeanette524
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 938 Dixwell Ave, Hamden, CT 06514-4928
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Hamden
  • Phone Number: +1 203-691-8149
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