June 30, 2017

New breweries near Corsair: reporting from our apartments in New Haven

We enjoy a good beer at Corsair—notice the tap in our communal living room bar—so imagine our delight in learning that two new breweries are opening in New Haven. But not just anywhere in New Haven. Both are in the East Rock neighborhood—same as Corsair! And not only that, but one is around the corner20

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June 24, 2017

Too hot to cook in your New Haven apartment? Try these new restaurants!

At Corsair, one of our favorite things about New Haven is its lively dining scene. You’re never far from a great place to eat in your New Haven apartment. What’s more, new restaurants in New Haven are opening all the time. Here are some we’re excited to try at Corsair this summer. Swiss! Cheese! For20

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May 14, 2017

Could these shops be the pantry for your New Haven apartment?

Some of the most beloved features of New Haven apartment living are the neighborhood markets of Orange Street. These aren’t expansive supermarkets, nor are they bare-bones convenience stores. But these speciality grocers have what you need to stock your fridge or pick up a hot meal most nights. And if you live in East Rock, there’s nowhere more convenient. In fact,20

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February 28, 2017

From their apartments in New Haven, East Rockers go to this pizza shop

New Haven has so much pizza that there are tiers of pizza greatness, anyone looking for apartments in New Haven will quickly discover. There are the nationally ranked, take-your-out-of-town-guests destinations and then there are the unassuming storefronts where you stop for a perfunctory slice. (The Upper State Street surrounds of Corsair have one of the20

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February 24, 2017

Corsair answers the big question: “You want fries with that?”

Let’s talk about fries in New Haven. When we’re craving French fries at Corsair, there’s no shortage of places to go. From our apartments in New Haven, we can head to Rudy’s, the homey bar known for its Belgian-style frites. When our mood runs more to seafood than pub fare, we go to Florian (Rudy’s fancier sister) for moules frites. And when we want something20

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January 23, 2017

Savor decadent European-style pastries at Marjolaine

Since the 1980s, Marjolaine Pastry Shop has been creating European-style delicacies that keep customers coming back. Everything is baked on site using only the best ingredients, like Belgian chocolate, real butter and natural extracts and flavorings. You’ll be swept away by the tempting options as soon as you walk in and see the colorful, decadent sweets20

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January 12, 2017

Try the seafood at this new restaurant near Corsair

Boiling Soho is one of the best seafood spots in New Haven. Seafood pancakes and jelly egg with clams may sound like odd menu items, but guests are raving about the incredibly fresh seafood and attentive service found at this brand new raw bar. A simple, minimalist interior of red brick and wooden walls decorated20

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November 14, 2016

This tiny bar near Corsair is all about the wine (and food)

It’s no bigger than some studio apartments in New Haven, but a wine bar near Corsair is getting a lot of attention for a place its size. Among the many accolades for August: Upscale Bar and Eatery, the New York Times raves about its “enchantments.” Buzzfeed says it’s the best wine bar in Connecticut. And the state’s oldest20

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October 15, 2016

Deals in New Haven just for Corsair residents

Who doesn’t love a good perk? Thankfully, Corsair residents get many, besides living in some of the most exciting apartments in New Haven. Not only are many favorite East Rock and city businesses near Corsair, but some even offer you deals when you live here. Looking for specials on wine, coffee, and fitness—along with luxury apartments20

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