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500 Steamboat Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830-7120
+1 203-661-4600
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (9 reviews)
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French, Gluten Free Options
500 Steamboat Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830-7120
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I dine here 2-3 times a year and have had uneven responses. This last occasion started out with a server tripping on an empty chair as he hurriedly delivered the amuse Boucher, little glasses of cold soup. Both he and the fourth chair at the...More

Thank Italianguides
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I usually love this restaurant but Lunch here with colleagues was ruined by the waiter /Maitre D, David. Every time we asked for something he rolled his eyes. The service overall was uneven. Either you had four people at the table or none!

Thank jjmallin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Greenwich is blessed with this waterside standout. Cocktails on the terrace overlooking the inlet are special (though drinks are not ample). Restaurant was packed, on a Monday night. That says a lot. The bar room is classically gorgeous, the restaurant both chic and warm. Though...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

but i do love greenwich lived there when i was younger worth visiting lots to do beautiful parks flowers trees so many nice places to eat they cater to all glutin free etc.

Thank miriamcoates
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The ol’ ball and chain wanted to find a hallway table in ikea Paramus NJ. Nixed! Ikea closed on Sunday. A quick move by yours truly found us a 1130 table at l’escale in grenwich. I read reviews about poor service, I have no ideas...More

Thank Dan K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Both the service and food exemplify refined elegance and sophistication, all set in Greenwich's premier hotel with LIS water views and elegant decor.

Thank Jim3030
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the caviar and a lively bottle of proseco. Dinner was delish - while pricey we went home happy campers!

Thank tuckedin
Reviewed 1 April 2018

I had a delicious meal with great service. Summer eating outside is always a treat but the view of the harbor is great anytime.

Thank Jan G
Reviewed 17 March 2018

L'Escale has continued to improve its offerings since our last visit. To begin, we were given an amuse bouche of hot tomato soup with a dab of lemon ricotta in demitasse cups, very tasty. Skipping starters, my wife had the braised lamb shank with pappardelle,...More

Thank calcifer02
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The service and the food was wonderful. We loved the Georgette Salad, and the gnocchi was a great dish. The meat-eaters were very very happy. Dining room is lovely- but the crowd on our Saturday night visit was very noisy, and we were uncomfortable during...More

Thank RAH47
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16 April 2016|
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Response from Bozenna R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have a beautiful buffet. Enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Steamboat Rd, Greenwich, CT 06830-7120
    (Steamboat & Arch)
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Greenwich
  • Phone Number: +1 203-661-4600
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