New Haven Tourist Traps

Most Recent Tourist Traps in New Haven

  • Food and shopping rip offs!

    by SK100001 Written Dec 29, 2006

    Do NOT buy food/groceries or do clothes shopping anywhere near yale. They will overcharge you.

    Unique Suggestions: ?

    Fun Alternatives: TRy and hold out and drive to Hamden Plaza - 15 mins away and go to Stop n Shop or Shaws for food and either Clinton or Tanger Outlets along the Shoreline or the Post Mall in Milford.

    Related to:
    • Arts and Culture

    Was this review helpful?

  • Sally'ss and Pepe's -- not worth the wait!

    by jharmony Updated Mar 4, 2005

    2.5 out of 5 starsHelpfulness

    While Sally's and Pepe's on Wooster St. may be the famous places for pizza, they simply are not worth the frequent 1 - 2 hour wait (depending when you go and how many people are in your group). Also, be aware that ALL they serve is pizza- if someone at your table wants something else, they will be out of luck.

    Personally, I think their pizza is way too oily too. Did you know that the "secret" of New Haven pizza is to pour olive oil directly on top?

    Unique Suggestions: If you insist on going, either go really early (like 5 PM) or really late (after 9?).

    Fun Alternatives: If you want excellent New Haven thin crust pizza, try Modern Apizza on State St. They may have a wait but it won't be nearly as long as the Wooster Street places and there are other options of things to eat.

    Was this review helpful?

Instant Answers: New Haven

Get an instant answer from local experts and frequent travelers

97 travelers online now

Comments

New Haven Tourist Traps

Reviews and photos of New Haven tourist traps posted by real travelers and locals. The best tips for New Haven sightseeing.

View all New Haven hotels