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Fearless Critic restaurant review of the day
New Haven
Food
Feel
Price
4.7
4.0
$10
A 24/7 deli with two locations in town, but only use them in emergency

The buffet at Gourmet Heaven is like Hulk Hogan: both are way past their prime, browning and toughening under heat lamps, and slathered in oil to look fresh both day and night (well, it’s a rumor, at least in the case of Gourmet Heaven). But where our affections for the Hulkster are the result of nostalgia, the occasional 1am trip to the overpriced steam trays here seems to be the product of much alcohol consumption.

Here you’ll find hideous renditions of… [More]


From the Super ’Stache The underpriced underdogs
New Haven
Food
Feel
Price
8.6
8.0
$10
Some of the best Jamaican food around comes out of a truck on the Boulevard

We were hungry, and we’d pulled into a parking lot on Ella Grasso Boulevard (still just “The Boulevard” to old-school locals), trying to turn around in search of—well, something. Then the smell crept in the car: a snap of smoke, spice and blackened meat. This was our something. But we hadn’t found it. The jerk chicken at Glen’s Bar-B-Q had found us.

The promise of wonderful food where you’d expected only pavement is a good reason to keep your eyes off… [More]