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Restaurant Bouchard

505 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6723
+1 401-846-0123
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“souffle” (107 reviews)
“dover sole” (51 reviews)
“duck” (82 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
French, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
505 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6723
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1 - 10 of 894 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Just spent four days in Newport and had dinner at 4 different restaurants..and Bouchard was our favorite. The ambiance is very warm and romantic. We were initially seated at a table by the air conditioning vent and were quickly reseated to another table without any...More

1  Thank Suetime
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A thoroughly enjoyable dining experience throughout. Ambience is inviting and romantic with traditional white cloth, low light and in a charming quaint and quiet space. Service consistently attentive and professional yet personable. Loved the little touches; waiter addressing himself as our Captain dressed in a...More

Thank Freja3
Reviewed 4 days ago

As Newport resident, we have been fans of Bouchards literally for decades. There has not been one time, not one, when the food was less than fabulous. The classic french cuisine is carefully prepared and thoughtfully plated. The service is elegant without being stuffy and...More

Thank o n
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is nice, perhaps slightly dated, but nice. We arrived and had a cocktail while we looked at the menu, then ordered the food and wine. After quite a wait the bread arrived and the starters at the same time (but no wine), but...More

1  Thank OneOldBag
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food! We really think that valet parking is a must for a restaurant of this distinction. Also, the air conditioning was not working well and the room was too hot.

1  Thank Peter D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed a memorable dinner at Restaurant Bouchard. The foie gras was masterfully prepared. I was reticent about the raspberry reduction sauce but elated I overcame that to order that dish. If you like foie gras, you will love it. My wife...More

2  Thank robert_h60795
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fine dining at its best. This restaurant can easily be rated as one of the top three in Newport. The chef, Albert, and his lovely wife, Sarah, who is the manager, pay full attention to every detail and produce outstanding dinners in an intimate atmosphere...More

1  Thank Sailaw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best restaurant in Newport , well maintained , and excellent Customer service , has very good Appeitzer Menu ,

1  Thank jamesfogg2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made a reservation the day before for the only reservation available, which was for 9pm. Last time in Newport we couldn't get in, so I took the late reservation time. We received a call from the restaurant to confirm our reservation the day of....More

3  Thank mom22Ridgefield_Ct
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bouchard's is simply excellent. Our Captain Max brought our experience to the "max". The food continues to amaze us. We never miss an opportunity to go to Bouchard's while in Newport. Yellowfin tuna tartare, warm tomato tarte, restuffed lobster and a souffle. What else can...More

1  Thank Spagirl23
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BrieChickadee
7 March 2017|
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Response from Janet E | Reviewed this property |
One person in your party needs to go into the restaurant and obtain the parking voucher. They will then direct you to the free parking lot.
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Pat0723954
12 January 2017|
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Response from hwk455 | Reviewed this property |
t sure - you'll have to contact them directly. We've always gone for dinners.
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bnemirow
30 June 2016|
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Response from Charles E | Reviewed this property |
When calling to make a reservation, they told me the dress code was business casual meaning a collared shirt with no jeans for men.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
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
  • E-mail
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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