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Prime 16

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
172 Temple St, New Haven, CT 06510-2616
+1 203-782-1616
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“burgers” (160 reviews)
“truffle burger” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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172 Temple St, New Haven, CT 06510-2616
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been to Prime 16 three times. Time #1 I had pulled pork nachos which were good. The bar food and drinks are good. Times #2-#3 I had a hamburger and a turkey burger and they were both just ... bad! I do not...More

Thank Bryan M
Reviewed 1 week ago

My grad school cohort and I were looking for somewhere to eat with good burgers - and Prime 16 was the place we landed at! I called ahead and they were able to handle a large party of 11. The food was fantastic! Everyone had...More

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Great place for appetizers and burgers, food is always good, nice selection, staff is attentive. The craft beers are a big hit with my husband. The atmosphere is casual. We have never been disappointed when decide to stop in.

Thank Sheila F
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I had never visited Prime 16 before but one of my co-workers suggested Prime 16, for a Brunch Date., Well it was Extra-Ordinarily Exceptional.. Loved the Food..

Thank Bco5110
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Love this place! The ambient, the appetizers, the craft beer selection and the burgers were the perfect combination. For appetizers, we had the Goat Cheese Croquettes, the Hot Pretzels and the Parmesan Truffle Fries. For drinks, we ordered a few IPAs from Connecticut. For main...More

Thank Pedro G
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Prime 16 is across the street from the Omni Hotel and ALWAYS a must when we are in New Haven. Their vast selection of amazing burgers coupled with one of the best line ups of micro-brewery beers on tap make this one of my favorite...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I had a really good wild mushroom and Swiss burger with truffle parmesan fries. Someone else had the super decadent 4 cheese Mac & Cheese. It is close to the Yale campus.

Thank GerryBaron06
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Great selection across the menu, food for all tastes, but selection of Burgers is particularly extensive. Sweet potato chips are a must. I recommend booking as is a medium sized restaurant that is popular.

Thank lormesher
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Besides regular menu items, you can choose ingredients from a LONG list to custom combine for a custom burger. Fun.Felt like a "happening " place. House Chardonnay was good. Service was good.

Thank Don G
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

This is a really yummy place to try! Their fries are really good, and the burgers show a creative freedom of preparing food. The food portions are very large, and the wait staff is excellent.

Thank Lucithechin17
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Response from Don G | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 16
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 172 Temple St, New Haven, CT 06510-2616
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-782-1616
  • E-mail
Gastropub specializing in Gourmet Burgers and Craft Beer. Scratch kitchen with all our sauces, dressings, specialty ketchups and mustards are made in-house. We use only All-Natural beef raised by a family of farmers committed to sustainable and humane practices. All our Angus beef is traceable and meets the highest standards. That means… No added hormones, No antibiotics, Fed all-vegetarian feeds This results in the most delicious, satisfying and nutritious burger you’ll find. We also support area businesses and have partnered with local bakeries, breweries, creameries and beverage companies.
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