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Le Bouchon

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517 NW 14th Ave, Portland, OR 97209-2201
+1 503-248-2193
Tue - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 11:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

Have dined here half a dozen times. Food is interesting and wonderful. Staff is friendly and service is great. A place to take someone special too.

Thank Mark M
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63 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

The food is never disappointing. It's a small bistro, I love going for lunch with a girlfriend or great client spot for lunch or dinner. Very fairly priced. Don't expect quick service, it's as if you were in Paris, so the wait is worth it. Just go in and relax and let them even, if you like, make a suggestion... More 

Thank hawaiiportland
Wilmette, Illinois
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101 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

In an effort to enjoy a French-themed anniversary celebration, we made a reservation at Le Bouchon, a bistro here in PDX that we'd visited a couple of times over the years but tended to overlook when we were thinking of places to enjoy a nice meal. Well, after the fine meal we had there the other night, we are hoping... More 

Thank MikeGPortland
Munich, Germany
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

We dined on a quiet Sunday evening. We had the undivided attention of both the wait staff and the chef. Some search engines show the restaurant is closed on Sunday's but its open. We started with a celebratory glass of champagne to set the correct tone. For appetizers we had smoked salmon with toast points, cappers, sour cream and finely... More 

Thank LarryWiklund
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
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288 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015

Le Bouchon has been here for 18 years, but we had never eaten at it! It's very small and reminiscent of a small neighborhood Parisian restaurant. The waitress was extremely attentive and there were quite a few specials to go along with a diverse menu. We shared a pork & chicken pate that was delicate and flavorful, a vibrant beet... More 

Thank Marlynne P
Clinton, Washington
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457 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 243 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015

Dined here on a business trip. The menu, tho' limited, has many nice choices. Their lobster bisque tasted good--if less creamy than expected. The duck confit tasted as great as it's aroma promised and the chocolate souffle' was exceptionally delicious. The dining room has closely packed tables and no sound dampening; so I wouldn't dub it romantic at alll, but... More 

Thank culturevulture94
Wailea, Hawaii, United States
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015

Such a pleasant surprise to find one rainy afternoon in Portland. True French food. Classics, Bistro Fare, desserts. We'll return on our next trip to Portland

Thank Scott D
Corvallis, Oregon
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252 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2015

We ate at Le Bouchon for the first time on Valentine's Day. What a great experience! They had a fixed menu and it was wonderful. The asparagus soup was absolutely amazing. For main course, I had the duck and my husband had the beef. They were both wonderful. When you looked at the plates of those around us, everyone ate... More 

Thank Beth M
Portland, Oregon
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2015 via mobile

Very small but cozy restaurant. Chef within 50 feet of every table. Awesome food. Great service. Cheese plate is insane. Wine selection great. If you do not like sitting super close to others, you will probably not like it here. Trust me, it's worth it!

1 Thank Andrea_197828
Portland, Oregon
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2014

A first-time dinner at Le Bouchon after having two lunches here, and we're already looking to another return visit. Very well-prepared French classics in an understated, casual setting with a few tables on the sidewalk for warmer weather. We began with a delicate pastry filled with mixed mushrooms and snails in garlic butter; hearty cassoulet and roast duck as entrees... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 11:00
17:30 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 517 NW 14th Ave, Portland, OR 97209-2201
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Pearl
  • Neighbourhood: Pearl
  • Phone Number: +1 503-248-2193
Welcome to Le Bouchon! Our family owned restaurant offers an authentic French dining experience and traditional French cuisine with a country flare.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?