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App's Ristorante

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283 Captain Thomas Blvd, West Haven, CT 06516-5948
+1 203-932-1657
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Today
11:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 15:00 - 20:00
Mon - Tue 16:30 - 21:00
Wed - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri 11:30 - 21:30
Sat 16:30 - 21:30
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West Haven, Connecticut
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I've been here many times for events, while the food is good, not one of my favs. Strong mold smells,not too healthy.

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Thank car122020
New Haven, Connecticut
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

The food is some of the best Italian food. They atmosphere is very friendly for couple and families. The staff is professsional and friendly. At times it is quite fun sitting at the bar. The customers are just as friendly as the staff. We eat there often and love going back for more.

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Thank Pauline L
ansonia
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211 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We have been patronizing Apps for more that 20 years. Weekly specials, out with friends, couples. My husband and I decided to go for the prime rib they offer on Monday nights. Well I personally thought it was going to be a small portion of meat for $21.95. The prime rib was a very good size and it came with... More 

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1 Thank bilasi
Connecticut
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64 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Table for 4 on a sunday afternoon. Party going on in the back room, not loud. Our table and another with 2 people at it. 2 customers at the bar. Waiter was Jason I believe. Professional, attentive but not intrusive. Very good service. We shared NY style Calamari and sausage broccoli rabe appetizers. Calamari was soggy and chewy, rabe and... More 

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2 Thank BonzoCT
Atlanta, Georgia
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81 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

In town, friends took us here for the Monday Prime Rib special. Won't tell you how much , but will tell you it's a challenge to finish . I had regular cut, friend had end cut huge...huge. Ladies had seafood, Schrod and Salmon looked and tasted great. Big cocktails, so maybe just have one ( not like me) ; App's... More 

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1 Thank Frankied92
Aiken, South Carolina
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

This is a great restaurant. The food was great the service impeccable.The staff was so friendly and efficient and we had a wonderful evening. One of the best restaurants in the area

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Thank Anne G
West Haven, Connecticut
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

This is one of our favorites. It's reasonable, really nice presentation,casual and great food. they even have a pix fixe two days a week. We have never had a bad meal here and everyone we bring here goes back again. Even the veal is delicious and that's always a good test for a quality restaurant. There typical Italian fare is... More 

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1 Thank Sondra B
West Haven, Connecticut
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

App's turned out to be the perfect place for a nice, quiet Mother's day meal for my favorite mom in the world. Everything from cocktails, the wine, appetizers to dessert was just great. Our booth was in the perfect cozy location. Quiet and elegant. Just what we were looking for. Our entrees were the stuffed shrimp ( huge portion )... More 

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Thank Ralph C
New Haven, CT
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73 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

The menu and food here are very good. Portions are big. The last time I was here, I got the prix fixe dinner (3 courses) and was stuffed. I highly recommend their broccoli rabe with sausage! Service is hit or miss. It just depends on the server.

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Thank LovesLatinAmerica
West Haven, Connecticut
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

The food is delicious and they have a nice bar. The restaurant is located across from the beach. Great Location.

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Thank Lynn0224

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 20:00
Monday
16:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
16:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:30
Saturday
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 283 Captain Thomas Blvd, West Haven, CT 06516-5948
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  West Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-932-1657

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?