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Le Petit Cafe

225 Montowese St, Ste 7, Branford, CT 06405-3873
+1 203-483-9791
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good9%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“truffle butter” (16 reviews)
“escargot” (13 reviews)
“prix fixe” (18 reviews)
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6:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
French, European, Gluten Free Options
225 Montowese St, Ste 7, Branford, CT 06405-3873
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely birthday dinner for my husband as usual chef Roy did an outstanding job always feel so special from our greeting to champagne toast to a perfect delicious dinner and outstanding dessert service was impeccable will always return

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

The food at this cafe is excellent. They offer a prix fixe menu with several selections of appetizers and entrees to choose from. The food is French with some Asian influences, like Soba noodles. Dessert is included and the flourless chocolate cake with blueberries was...More

Thank betsygggg
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Fabulous food ...impeccably prepared and served....You will experience a totally relaxed meal ......and go home Happy...Not even close to you normal restaurant..Le Petit Cafe is a real treat

Thank aonestone
Reviewed 30 December 2017

We have loved this restaurant in other years.We went for our anniversary this December and were not happy with the food.Service was very good.We wish we could be more complementary but the food did not live up to our expectations.

Thank gerard170
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Chef greets guests and is out in the dining room throughout dinner checking in to see how things are as he clears a dish or brings somethings bout. Started with fresh bread, truffle butter, marinated yellow beets and an olive assortment. We ordered the pate...More

Thank chrisfromthecape
Reviewed 18 October 2017

The food is outstanding, the service impeccable. This is an outstanding little French Bistro ....perfect for special occasions. Warm atmosphere...you can have a conversation!

Thank angelar3192017
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Celebrated my birthday with family over dinner at Le Petit Cafe in September. All of the food was spectacular. I’m really happy to know there is a restaurant of this caliber outside New Haven. Will return!

Thank PJA09
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Wonderful French food! You will feel like you are in a quaint Parisian bistro. Duck confit and lamb chops were cooked to perfection and the creme brûlée was outstanding!

Thank 2fromMadison
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best restaurants on the east coast. Worth the drive from NYC or Boston. The prix fixe menus (which change with the season) has something for everyone. Portions are full and no one leaves Hungary. Bread and condiments made on premise....More

Thank Stefan L
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

First time here. Front door was fun kind of like a speakeasy. Greeted by friendly staff. Fantastic olives and pickled beets on table. Bread and butter delish. Escargots to start quite lovely. Nice salad. The main course however was incredible! I had the sea bass...More

Thank ctbrit
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16 July 2017|
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Response from Donna M | Reviewed this property |
Yes. If you call the owner Roy Ip he can send out a gift card.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 Montowese St, Ste 7, Branford, CT 06405-3873
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Branford
  • Phone Number: +1 203-483-9791
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