City | 7:35 pm | November 5, 2012 | By Andrew Giambrone

PSA: Free Shake Shack for all who pledge to vote


Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past several months, you know that tomorrow, Nov. 6, is Election Day. What you may not know, however, is that all U.S. Shake Shack locations are giving out coupons for a free cup or cone of custard to customers who fill out a “Pledge to Vote” »

City | 8:31 pm | October 2, 2012 | By Dan Stein

Q&A with Mory’s Executive Chef Jeff Caputo

Jeff Caputo, Executive Chef at Mory's, is at the helm of one of the New Haven's most iconic restaurants.

Ever wonder who’s responsible for making the food at Mory’s? Jeff Caputo, executive chef at one of New Haven’s most iconic restaurants, sat down with the News to talk about his style. Caputo previously served as Executive Chef for Scoozzi, a restaurant that abruptly closed October 2011, before he took his skills to Mory’s. Q: »

City | 8:49 am | September 29, 2012 | By Yuval Ben-David

Panera Bread coming to New Haven

Watch out, Yale Dining, the fast food restaurants just keep coming. The latest is Panera Bread, joining the ranks of Shake Shack and Chipotle in New Haven, the New Haven Independent reported. The bakery-café will open next-door to Starbucks at 1060 Chapel Street. For the past 30 years the spot has been home to News »

City | 7:53 pm | September 19, 2012 | By Joseph Tisch

For real this time: Chipotle opening in New Haven


At long last, Chipotle is coming to New Haven. Yes, you read right: a work permit posted at the former location of Caffé Bottega, 900 Chapel Street, says that a Chipotle Mexican Grille will fill the space. It’ll be at the intersection of Chapel and Temple Streets, a block from Old Campus, just down the »

City | 6:06 pm | July 30, 2012 | By Nick Defiesta

Box 63 fails city health inspection

Box 63 was one of four restaurants that failed a city health inspection that ended last week.

City health inspectors gave student favorite Box 63 two weeks to clean up its act after it failed a recent health inspection. In the latest round of health inspections that ended last week, Box 63, which opened its doors in New Haven last fall, received a score of 70 out of 100. Inspectors cited the »