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Bespoke - CLOSED

266 College St, New Haven, CT 06510-2404
+1 203-562-4644
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good15%
  • Average20%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
4 Jan 2013
“Warm, cozy, environment! Great atmosphère : )”
5 Nov 2012
“Good - but soooo pretentious!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, International, Mediterranean
266 College St, New Haven, CT 06510-2404
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Reviewed 5 January 2013

We were at Haven on a Friday evening, celebrating a friend's last day in thé city. Thé manager, Mary, was so accomodating w/our fairly large party (Of fifteen), she catered to our every need and was always extremely friendly.Great ambience, would definitely return and recommend...More

Thank Sophia2484
Reviewed 5 November 2012

I really want to like Bespoke, with its oh-so-fancy entrees of inventive ingredients and lovely presentations. But there are several things which keep getting in the way. First, it's REALLY LOUD. Always. Wherever you sit, or ask to sit, the noise is deafening. Second, the...More

2  Thank bulldogNYC
Reviewed 11 March 2012

This place has changed name, now (as of february) is called gilt. I have been there mainly for drinks, cocktails are nice, the space is pretty (try the outdoor patio in the summer), service very good. Now the menu has changed, I tried some desserts...More

Thank catiushca
Reviewed 10 March 2012

Bespoke is gone, sadly mourned and greatly missed. WE loved the creative Cuban cuisine.

Thank deb33838
Reviewed 6 February 2012

We went for Restaurant week and were disappointed with the small, very small portions. Left hungry and have not returned. If they want to attract customers, it would be a good idea to feed them well.

Thank SojournerToo
Reviewed 2 February 2012

Really Wonderful! Great Roof Top Bar! The food was delicious and the view, very cool. Nice to have this type of venue in New Haven.

Thank Cara21Westport_Ct
Reviewed 30 January 2012

Dined at Bespoke recently with my wife for my birthday celebration. We found out during dinner that they were closing in two weeks. This was good because this turned out to be the worst dinner i have ever had. Dirty Martini I ordered had no...More

Reviewed 19 January 2012

For all of the effort, the food is unmemorable. I don't care for the main dining room lay out and lighting, kind of like a boys' ref in a sci-fi movie.

Thank Rosanna T
Reviewed 1 January 2012

Me and my friends like this trendy eatery! Every once in a while when we need to be US again and leave the husbands and families at home we get gussied up and hit this great spot for delicious food and a well made cocktail.

Thank Denice F
Reviewed 9 October 2011

My wife and I dined on a Saturday evening after making reservations on OpenTable that afternoon. The reservation went smoothly and we were seated promptly in prime time. Our table for 2 was tucked in a corner an quite small and upon asking to move...More

Thank srbbass
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 40 - US$ 60
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 266 College St, New Haven, CT 06510-2404
    (Chapel Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-562-4644
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