Get A Taste of the Tropics This January At These Local Restaurants

It may be chilly outside of our 360 State apartments here in New Haven, but that doesn’t mean that we can’t take a little ‘trip’ with our dining plates – there are tons of local restaurants sporting tropical cuisine that will make you feel like you’re on vacation!


If you’re ready for a little mini getaway with a Jamaican, Thai or Mexican dish, then visit these amazing local restaurants and you can feel like – at least during dinner hour – that you’re thousands of miles away from the cold!


Soul de Café Cuba, located at 283 Crown St, New Haven which is a 15-minute walk from your 360 State apartment, serves homestyle Cuban cuisine in a snug space hung with family photos and religious art.

The ambiance is enhanced by the infusion of Cuban salsa, boleros and music as well as traditional Yoruba rhythms and African and American jazz. Stop in today to get a taste of Cuba and escape from the cold for a bit!


Mezcal, located at 14 Mechanic St, New Haven which is a five minute drive from your 360 State apartment, is a down-to-earth restaurant serving Mexican classics ranging from burritos to margaritas.

Mezcal owes its name to the originality and the flavor of its dishes in which you’ll find a combination of amazing flavors and culinary traditions from the Old World. On the menu, you’ll find a variety of dishes reigning from throughout Mexico.


Soul de Café Cuba

283 Crown St, New Haven, CT 06511




14 Mechanic St, New Haven, CT 06511

(203) 782-4828