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Great vibe, restaurants, shopping and Yale. Good area to hang out on Friday and Saturday evenings... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stamford, Connecticut
Pretty street with lots to offer

Great food, bars, art galleries, funky shops, and more. Very charming with historic architecture... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Robert K
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Yale's college crowd street with bookstores and coffee houses.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great vibe, restaurants, shopping and Yale. Good area to hang out on Friday and Saturday evenings if in the area.

Thank Aniello1025
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Great food, bars, art galleries, funky shops, and more. Very charming with historic architecture. Not just Yale, but has many other beautiful buildings as well. Combines elegant old New England with an artsy college town vibe.

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Though small in comparison to most cities I've visited, New Haven's downtown area is packed with a variety of attractions, all within a four block radius of midtown Chapel Street. Along the downtown spine of Chapel Street you'll find everything from a variety of fast...More

1  Thank Melvin T
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Chapel Street is a major thoroughfare in downtown New Haven. Apart from some college-town bars and restaurants, it has little to offer. The only point of interest is the Yale campus.

1  Thank Leon L
Reviewed 16 March 2018

This used to be a 'go to' spot in downtown New Haven, but seemed to have fallen on some tough times. But based on my most recent visit, it looks like it's on the rebound, which is wonderful. It's part downtown, part Greenwich Village, part...More

Thank ParkerSturbridge
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Chapel St. Runs from East St. all the way up pass The former St. Rates hospital. Beginning at Church and Chapel are where restaurants and small stores, some boutique stores between Temple and up past Park St. a little ways. There are places to grab...More

Thank Bonnie L
Reviewed 2 November 2017

From Yale University to the old Victorians, the street is a beauty. Plenty of restaurants, cafes and new shops. The architecture is worth the walk!

1  Thank RonL40
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I lived in New Haven for two years back in the early 90's and Chapel Street had been going through a renaissance then but the recession killed it through out the late 90's and early 2000's. This has all changed with the revival of the...More

3  Thank Justin W
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

It's only a street, but walking around the buildings is so nice and relaxing, seeing all the students going to their class, it makes me remember back in the days.

Thank D_v_D_USA
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This street is just great, and a view of beautiful Yale building architectures. Strongly recommend parking your car and walking through!

1  Thank SV0710
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