New Haven Nachos

New Haven Nachos

It’s that time of year again. From Spring Fling snacks to the ideal treat on Cinco de Mayo, there’s one dish that’s been on our mind as classes are coming to an end and Reading Week begins: nachos. The more we thought about it, we realized New Haven is a hotbed of nachos. Whether you’re … Continue reading

Ordinary

Ordinary

Ordinary is anything but. Walking into the beautiful dark wood bar and candlelit-but-casual dining area, you immediately feel like you’re a part of Yale’s history. The bar has been in this spot since the 1600s, part of the old Hotel Taft and host to Benedict Arnold, George Washington, Abe Lincoln, and most importantly, the Gilmore … Continue reading

Zoi’s

Zoi’s

Located at 338 Orange Street, Zoi’s is a favorite for those who live and work in downtown New Haven. When we were casually perusing the Elm City Best-of list one day (I guess that’s what we do for fun) we noticed that Zoi’s came up a few times. One day Lauren passed it on her way back from … Continue reading

The Reading List

The Reading List

If your ideal Saturday morning involves breakfast in bed,with  banana-walnut pancakes, a French twist omelet, and/or (“and” always preferable) the BEST bacon experience of your life, then place your order by Friday afternoon. The Reading List is revamping brunch at Yale. When we read about this homemade brunch delivery company started by “four friends with a … Continue reading