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Consiglio's Restaurant

165 Wooster St, New Haven, CT 06511-5709
+1 203-865-4489
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cavatelli” (13 reviews)
“calamari” (14 reviews)
Open Now
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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165 Wooster St, New Haven, CT 06511-5709
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked over to the Wooster neighborhood on a Sunday afternoon to try some Italian food in New Haven. After relaxing in the early Fall sunshine in nearby Wooster Square and chatting with folks there, we decided to try Consiglio’s, which is in the heart...More

1  Thank CompleteCC
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Waited 20 minutes despite being on time for our reservation, the whole meal took 2 hours. Friendly staff, nice accoustic and setting. Nice mushroom starter, typical red sauce fare.

Thank Janteuwen
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Traditionally old school small Italian joint with very good food. Place has a long family history which I loved. The servers and bartender are delightful. Food very good, highlighted by MEATBALLS and Traditional Calamari. One negative is extended time to get the food even though...More

1  Thank Viknd
Reviewed 29 July 2017

At the risk of really bucking the review trend, I have to report that our experience was mediocre at best. Wife and I both ordered the Lasagna. We were both stunned at just how pedestrian is was. The meat was overcooked and flavorless. The pasta...More

1  Thank Tupelo010835
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Our friends gathered for a mini reunion last evening, and we dined outside for three hours. Food was excellent, service spectacular. A must stop in Little Italy, New Haven.

Thank boathussy
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Everything very good but nothing over-the-top standout, Consiglio's is a reliable, consistent, nice spot for dinner.

Thank CaseyfromBoston
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This is the third time we have gone to Consiglio's prior to Long Wharf Theater and certainly recommend it. Complimentary salad with all entrées. Lovely local feel with proper tablecloths and napkins. Can be busy so recommend booking early. Lots of choice but the Chicken...More

Thank JoliveB
Reviewed 25 April 2017

The Italian dishes are absolutely mouthwatering. Everything we ordered was perfectly prepared and presented with an Italian flair as well. We plan to return for our Graduation dinner; no other place for us!

Thank Pat P
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Small quaint restaurant. We were seated and our waitress Sara came over she was outstanding knowledgeable great personality and a great sense of humor! The food was outstanding the meatballs are a must! The lasagna was delicious also the homemade cavatellis will make us go...More

Thank Beechlover1232
Reviewed 9 April 2017

boston's northend and new york's little italy meet on wooster st, new haven. family-operated. cozy. quaint. great food. the meatballs are a must! we had the ravioli entree and also the house made cavatelli with the brachiole: both dishes were outstanding. great wine selection either...More

Thank Anthony A
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Questions & Answers
12 September 2015|
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Response from Trish P | Property representative |
Yes, we host lots of baby showers! Usually they're on a Saturday or Sunday afternoon. Please call the restaurant at 203-865-4489 and ask for Lisa or Trish. Our banquet menus are on our website as well if you'd like to... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Wooster St, New Haven, CT 06511-5709
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-865-4489
  • E-mail
The Consiglio family continues to operate one the the best Italian restaurants in New Haven. For 78 years, we continue to offer authentic, delicious, home-made Italian fare with friendly hospitality that the New York Times referred to as "convivial." Indeed, a meal at Consiglio's with family and friends is always an experience to savor and enjoy. Welcome to Consiglio's, and from our family to yours, "Bon Appetit!"
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