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Union League Cafe

1032 Chapel St, Ste A, New Haven, CT 06510-2443
+1 203-562-4299
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“profiteroles” (9 reviews)
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French, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1032 Chapel St, Ste A, New Haven, CT 06510-2443
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I must admit the location and menu is very intimidating BUT the staff was very nice. The food was beyond what I expected. Granted I went during restaurant week the food and price was great. I will go back again!

Thank Katrina L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only our second time dining here, but both times have been perfect!!! The food, service, wine list, beautiful dining room (with fireplace), easy to find, across from the Yale Campus, ... . We had 2 bottles of Ployez-Jacquemart (a rare find and one of the...More

Thank SandN855
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As expected from reading reviews the food and service was excellent. I was pleasantly surprised however by the silver flatware which was beautifully maintained by the kitchen stewards. It is rare today to find silverware even in five star establishments as it is not so...More

1  Thank LDofCT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was highly recommended By my business colleagues And Exceeded Expectations . The restaurant is elegant, the Service Is Excellent, but it is The Food which is Outstanding. The coquille saint jacques were exquisite, the lobster was fabulous and The dessert was a Chocoholic's...More

Thank pechekov5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and another couple had dinner at the Union league about two weeks ago. It was busy as usual. The food was good. The service was so rushed that we felt like they could not wait to get our table for another party. The...More

Thank Joshua H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our spot for special occasions. Elegant, quality, historic setting. Food and beverages always top notch. And a nice surrounding area for a stroll.

Thank TLDownes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is stunning, and the menu is exquisite. The service has been a mixed bag for me - sometimes I feel like a cherished guest, other times it seems like I am a second class inconvenience. And because I am vegetarian there is rarely...More

Thank Melissa G
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I recently went there for the first time for a business meeting. I arrived a bit early and was seated promptly. The person I was meeting was held up in traffic and I informed my waiter that I would wait until he arrived. Once he...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I had the striped bass which was excellent, scallops also excellent and smoked salmon sandwich. We were all very pleased with the meal, the bread was excellent, service excellent. Perhaps the best meal I’ve had near Yale. Highly recommend.

Thank Jabrd
Reviewed 29 October 2017

ULC is a welcome throwback to a slightly more formal dining experience than its typical today The vibe is warm, classy yet casual, as is the decor. The team there is uniformly professional and friendly. Our server, Renee, was very helpful in navigating the menu...More

Thank georgeandsheryl
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Carolyn R
7 December 2017|
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Response from Katrina L | Reviewed this property |
There's a there's a parking lot right behind Union League on Crown Street next to Geronimo when you're going up crown you go just passed college and across the street from the parking lot is bar restaurant. Union League can... More
Joseph O
10 May 2017|
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Response from CTVacationers | Reviewed this property |
On street parking is available out front and there is a pay lot behind it.
jeffrey b
15 March 2017|
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Response from giaabruzzi | Reviewed this property |
they do have a prix fixe menu I believe.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 40 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1032 Chapel St, Ste A, New Haven, CT 06510-2443
    (College Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-562-4299
  • E-mail
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