Retro 511 neighborhood in West Haven, Connecticut

Close to It All in West Haven

Located in a historic armory building, the one and two bedroom apartments and townhomes at Retro 511 offer a unique living experience in West Haven, Connecticut. Simplify your commute with convenient access to I-95 and West Haven Station. For even more convenience, we're less than 2 miles from University of New Haven and close to multiple neighborhood schools.

Convenient West Side Location

At Retro 511, you’ll find everyday conveniences within steps of home. Our community is within strolling distance of Stop & Shop, Starbucks, Dunkin’, and more. Whether you need to grab a quick bite on your way home from work, or you’re looking for a flavorful neighborhood restaurant, you’ll find numerous options on the West Side. Try the tasty pies at Zuppardi's Apizza, the popular chowder and seafood rolls at Stowe's Seafood, and the Brazilian grilled meats at iD Brazil Churrascaria & Restaurant. When you need some fresh air, stroll the boardwalk at Savin Rock Park and soak up the sun at Seabluff Beach.  

Come tour our community and check out the neighborhood today.

Retro 511


511 Main Street West Haven, CT 06516

Parks & Recreation

  • Urban Air Trampoline & Adventure Park
  • Savin Rock Park
  • Woodlawn Duckpin Bowling
  • Sandy Point Bird Sanctuary
  • Bradley Point Par

Shops & Grocers

  • Stop & Shop
  • Dollar Store
  • Orange Promenade Shopping Center
  • Hitchcock Plaza
  • Target

Food & Drink

  • Four Burritos Diner
  • New South Yummys - Southern Kitchen & BBQ
  • Zuppardi's Apizza
  • Stowe's Seafood
  • iD Brazil Churrascaria & Restaurant

Schools & Universities

  • Washington Elementary School
  • Gianotti Jr. High School
  • West Haven High School
  • University of New Haven
  • Gateway Community College

Area Employers

  • University of New Haven
  • Yale University
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
  • Amazon
  • UPS

Transportation Options

  • Metro-North – West Haven Station
  • Connecticut Turnpike (I-95)
  • CT Transit Buses 
  • Easy Access to I-91
  • Tweed New Haven Airport