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Cafe Routier

1353 Boston Post Rd, 1353 Boston Post Rd, 06498, Westbrook, Connecticut, Westbrook, CT 06498-1953
+1 860-399-8700
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Closes in 12 min
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1353 Boston Post Rd, 1353 Boston Post Rd, 06498, Westbrook, Connecticut, Westbrook, CT 06498-1953
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Café Routier is a great restaurant with a cozy atmosphere and terrific service. The menu is unique with 3 distinct offerings: seasonal sourced locally, regional part of the world every 8 weeks (Portugal now) and classic Bistro fare. We had scallops, oysters starter, meat loaf...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Shannon L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Everything here is so delicious. We totally enjoy our meal and the service is wonderful. You cannot go wrong here but be sure to book a reservation.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sprinkles111
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

First I want to thank the owner my hubby left his wallet last night. I called at 8:45am & the owner answered and he had the wallet which we promptly went to get because we were leaving to go back to NJ. The food &...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JazzinInJersey
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

We spent a very pleasant Thursday evening at Cafe Routier in the main restaurant. It was relatively quiet allowing easy conversation. The service was good and appropriately attentive. We were able to choose from both the bar and restaurant menus which gave a great set...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Russell860
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Our server was knowledgeable about the menu. Each dish was absolutely amazing. Portions were generous and beautiful presentation. The only thing that I didn't like was the tiny table.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 657sral
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Spur of the moment decision to visit this restaurant and was so pleased with the decision. No tables available on OpenTable called and talked to the restaurant directly they squeezed us in even on a busy Friday night. Service very good. Flirtini cocktail amazing. Roasted...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ctbrit
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Cafe Routier is in my back yard....sadly I haven’t been here in over 10 years! Which will not happen again :-) This was a Saturday night dinner (reservations a must) at 6:00pm...the bar was packed! We were seated immediately. Normally I’m not a fan of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tellitlikeitismc
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I recently went here for dinner with my husband and 7 year old. We sat in the more casual lounge area and ordered a bunch of apps to share. Everything wells very tasty and the staff was super nice and attentive! If I am ever...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank September221976
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Dan was a wonderful waiter, great food and cocktail recommendations. We tried to book a table but the restaurant was full so chanced getting a seat in the bar. Given how busy it was service was slick and faultless. Food highlights were the lobster rolls...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank bottlebru5h
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

(ENG) The first day I came to Westbrook I wanted to taste a typical American burger and so my auntie took me there and I enjoyed my dinner so much! The prices are acceptable, I mean not so high but the quality of food is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 129renatai
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Questions & Answers
12 August 2017|
Response from flyawayCT | Reviewed this property |
The broth is made with Curry and Coconut Milk. Contact them and ask them for the recipe. There are also several versions of mussels with coconut and curry available online.
El S
13 August 2015|
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Response from Mangia177 | Reviewed this property |
This a beach community, however, most people are dressed business casual, different from the local "clam shack" restaurants where anything goes and most people literally may have stepped off boats.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1353 Boston Post Rd, 1353 Boston Post Rd, 06498, Westbrook, Connecticut, Westbrook, CT 06498-1953
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Westbrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-399-8700
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