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Restaurant Bouchard

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505 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6723
+1 401-846-0123
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17:30 - 21:30
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Wed - Mon 17:30 - 21:30
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I have been meaning to write this review for months... we dined here for our anniversary back in September during a weekend getaway. The food was prepared and presented above our expectations. The atmosphere was cozy and romantic. All in all the experience was top notch from start to finish. Our server, Dan, was fantastic and really added to our... More 

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Thank Dave G
West Springfield, Massachusetts
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93 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Came here for a relaxing dinner and definitely that is what we had. Started out with the tower of shrimp that had a slight taste of cumin which to me made the dish! I loved it! I then tried the lobster bisque. Best I ever had. Dinner I ordered the rack of lamb and it was great. No disappointments here... More 

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Thank 7DustedHound
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I just want to state I would of gave out visit 5 stars, but our visit was very slow to start. It took 45 minutes since the time we sat to get the bottle of wine that we ordered. We are not sure if the server was overwhelmed with tables, but I found that unacceptable. We also had to ask... More 

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Thank AshleyJordan16
New York City, New York
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I take trips to Newport quite often, this was our first visit at Bouchard Restaurant (certainly not the last). We had dinner on Friday night and it was excellent from beginning to end. We were warmly welcomed from the girls at the hostess station and seated at a cozy table in the back of the restaurant.Our Captian... More 

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Thank Gregory L
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was the most pleasant surprise during our visit in Newport, last summer. From the moment you enter the establishment, you are in a different world. The greetings made us feel like home, the food is unbelievable, the service was top notch, but the biggest surprise we had was the check. Dinner for two and a bottle of wine... More 

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Thank edith992
Eastchester, New York
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

My husband and I celebrated our anniversary here in November. The service was excellent and the food was delicious! Perfect for a special celebration. Small and intimate.

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Thank Pacmom71
Florida
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64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

My friend took us to Bouchard's during restaurant week. It is her favorite restaurant in town. (She lives in NPT full time and eats here quite often). We all had faboulous meals. The saucier is outstanding. My friend is Gluten free and had no problems with any of the sauces or dishes, because all the sauces are made from scratch... More 

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Thank Jupiterbound
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

this is the 5th New Years eve for me and my fiance at Bouchards. As always a warm greeting from staff and owner. Festive balloons as well as hats and salutes on the table. An amuse bouche with a cocktail to start. Chef comes out to describe the meal and then we're off to an amazing journey of fabulous food... More 

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Thank Vincent L
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Perfect from start to finish! Lobster puff w asparagus, duck with coffee and reduction sauce (I know but crazy good) save room for dessert! Just go.

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Thank PamelaLowell
Springfield
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

The food was excellent, the service was outstanding, what more needs to be said. We got a last minute reservation for 5:30 called and said we were running a little bit late, no problem, I would visit this restaurant any time I am in new port

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 40
Cuisine
French, International, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:30
Monday
17:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:30
Thursday
17:30 - 21:30
Friday
17:30 - 21:30
Saturday
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6723
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: +1 401-846-0123
Description
At Bouchard Restaurant, a warm relaxed ambiance and gracious welcome signals your arrival. The restaurant serves fine French cuisine in a 1785 Georgian-style house.

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