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Brasserie L'Oustau - CLOSED

1716 Depot St, Route 11/30, Manchester, VT 05255-4479
+1 802-768-8538
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
1 Jun 2016
“Brasserie l'ousteau”
25 Dec 2015
“Restaurant is closed!!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
1716 Depot St, Route 11/30, Manchester, VT 05255-4479
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Reviewed 28 September 2015

Bread and starters were the highlight of the evening. Entrees and service were highly disappointing and owner was terse and not helpful. Waiter disappeared for long periods of time making it impossible to send back my under cooked steak. Steak was blue in the middle...More

6  Thank Bryan W
Beth W, Owner at Brasserie L'Oustau, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2015

GUIDELINES FOR A REPLY: Keep it professional and courteous — Thank you for posting a review both here, and on other sites, about your experience. Others should know that we do go out of our way to please our customers, and some cannot find satisfaction...More

Reviewed 27 September 2015

We elected to split two gluten-free entrees along with several wines by the glass. Exceptional dining experience. This was truly an A+++ dinner.

1  Thank maxpr1
Reviewed 21 September 2015

This was our 1st trip to Brasserie L'Oustau but we will surely be back. As part-time residents of Paris, we miss good brasserie food and ambiance when we are back in the US. While there are several very good French places around this area, most...More

1  Thank love_to_be_there
Reviewed 17 September 2015

We had several meals here because we liked the menu choices and as it turned out the food was just as good with generous portions. There were other places that we would have liked to try but they were closed when we were there. Other...More

1  Thank redroverma
Reviewed 16 September 2015

We ate dinner here on a recent trip to Vermont - we were a party of two, and seated after much hemming and hawing at the bar area, right next to another party of two, even though there were 3 empty tables for two to...More

1  Thank DAPJr112
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We love L'Oustau, the food, the service, and the ambience. Sat outside on their lovely patio and it was perfect. Great French food, and their bread is the best with their whipped butter. Yum! Steak frites always good, salads perfect, and the mussels good and...More

1  Thank smthibs
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

No towers of constructed manipulated architectural entertainment resembling food. This is the real thing. Authentic, delicious, flavorful, recognizable bistro food. Everything was perfect in its honest and unpretentious way, from the room temp sweet butter with excellent plain baguette bread to the Valhrona pots de...More

2  Thank WhereAreMyGlasses
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

This restaurant was in a nice location. We booked thru open table with a message that it was a birthday celebration. We arrived and sat outside very lovely. Fire pit was on which added a nice ambiance to the dining experience. The service was excellent....More

Thank donnarda
Reviewed 19 August 2015

By far the best restaurant in the Manchester Vt area The duck is outstanding and as good as any French rest. In any major city Decor is nice and the servers were knowledgeable and efficient

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 17 August 2015

I love French cuisine. I am from Philadelphia and miss the fine restaurant Le Bec Fin, which closed after some 40 years. I have vacationed in the Green Mountains of Vermont for two decades and recently bought a second home here. Manchester Center is a...More

Thank Catherine C
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$9 - US$32
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1716 Depot St, Route 11/30, Manchester, VT 05255-4479
    (1/4 mile East of Exit 4, Route 7)
  • Location: United States  >  Vermont (VT)  >  Green Mountains  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +1 802-768-8538
  • E-mail
Refined French brasserie dining, American style. Prix Fixe, Plats du Jour, Children's, Vegetarian, Gluten-Free menus.
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