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Pacifico Restaurant

220 College St, New Haven, CT 06510
+1 203-772-4002
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good31%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“paella” (19 reviews)
“guacamole” (24 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
Latin, Seafood, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
220 College St, New Haven, CT 06510
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1 - 10 of 236 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The mojitos are the best ( especially coconut) the food is amazing great location, great atmosphere and definitely a place that you should go if you’re in the area

Thank j2dagee68
MoeG78, Owner at Pacifico Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks so much for your kind words. We hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This last experience (10/20) represented 3 strikes and Pacifico is out! The fish tacos and the sea bass were both good - hence the average rating. And our server, Manny, was great! But the manager gets a very negative rating ... here's what happened ......More

Thank Ann F
MoeG78, Owner at Pacifico Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Ann F - We're sorry you didn't have a great experience but appreciate you taking time to leave us a review. We'd like a chance to make things right!

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch had three dishes they were excellent. Nice size, well presented and tasty. We had two types of salmon salad which were wonderful, and vegetable quesadillas they looked amazing and the comment was they were great

Thank Travel293717
MoeG78, Owner at Pacifico Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Happy to hear it! We look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed 9 October 2018

Knowledgeable server and creative bartender made this a delightful mid-day meal. Popular spot, so come early and order Quesadilla con Pato (sp?). Upper level best to avoid foot traffic.

Thank johnhA3674EL
MoeG78, Owner at Pacifico Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2018

Thanks! We appreciate the review and hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Pacifico was hopping when the four of us arrived a few minutes late for our reservation. We were warmly greeted and then shown to our table within a few minutes. The hustle and bustle of the first level dropped away as we entered a well...More

Thank Dave M
MoeG78, Owner at Pacifico Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Hi Dave, thanks for sharing your feedback. We are sorry to hear you didn't have a great experience. We take your feedback seriously and hope you'll give us another chance.

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

We were seated promptly (we had a reservation) at a nice table by the window. Our water glasses were filled and we met our friendly server Chris. The guacamole was good-we did not go with the spicy option-and arrived in good time. There was a...More

Thank mleleanor
MoeG78, Owner at Pacifico Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Thank you for your business! We're glad we lived up to your expectations.

Reviewed 26 September 2018

We came here for a meal and to meet our friend and his son that live in the area. We had been to Pacifico many time in PA, when it was there. We were sad to see that it had closed in PA. It was...More

Thank Disgirlgoes
MoeG78, Owner at Pacifico Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

We appreciate you taking the time to leave this review!

Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Me and my friends decided to try Pacifico...i was sk disappointed...we order large guacamole that too forever to be served and it looks like thy just smooched it on the side to mke it look bigger serving...then our Sangria taste water..due to half a pitcher...More

Thank Mira H
MoeG78, Owner at Pacifico Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Your feedback helps us learn where we can improve. We're sorry you didn't have a great experience, but we hope you'll give us another try.

Reviewed 8 September 2018

Went there for dinner focusing on tapas and a round of drinks. Drink menu is extensive, nice selection of mixed drinks, wine, beer. They do have outside sitting and they are a dog friendly locale for this area. Service started off nicely with bringing drinking...More

1  Thank traumac
MoeG78, Owner at Pacifico Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thanks so much for your kind words. We hope to serve you again soon!

Reviewed 13 August 2018

We needed to kill an hour late Sunday night while we were waiting for a train and Pacifico was perfect. The sangria and margaritas were very good and the vegetarian arepa was delicious. Service was friendly and welcoming.

Thank v0yageur22
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Jean D
3 March 2016|
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Response from Felicia H | Reviewed this property |
I didn't notice any in the menu
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Dorothy H
19 December 2015|
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Response from Felicia H | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. I would call first and inquire.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 College St, New Haven, CT 06510
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-772-4002
  • E-mail
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