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2316 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824-5656
+1 203-292-6916
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“beignets” (11 reviews)
“steak frites” (10 reviews)
“steamed clams” (5 reviews)
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French, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2316 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824-5656
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1 - 10 of 143 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m had tryed this restaurant with my friend.. food is good.. anything of rare o exceptional.. was good the waitress,very friendly and delicious wheat bread. Price is right for menu. Thank you.. see you again however

Thank Pierluigi2193
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Came on a Saturday , the place was empty and the staff looked bored but the menu looked promising. The sea food soup was good , more like a bisque. The only deficiency was that the chopped vegetables way overpowered the taste of the fish...More

Thank Cacabesa
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Always truly delicious food! No pretense, thank heaven, just a local hangout with great recipes, of incomparable French cuisine, delicieux! (If only there was more space there and between tables, and reservations available for us neighborhood regulars.) The menu always has great choices, all equally...More

Thank AmateurCritic_13
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We had a variety of items from drinks to dessert - all of which were so good. I would definitely go back, the sooner the better. Drinks were generous. Caesar salad was well prepared. Steak frites were worth waiting for. The fish special was excellent....More

Thank Stephen A
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

It's an average place. Nothing extravagant. Water glasses had lip marks on them. Wait apologized for it and gave us other glasses. Then noticed him wiping the glasses he took with a napkin to set out on another table. Shouldn't they have been washed? Makes...More

Thank Frank B
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Love to sit at the bar for oysters and shrimp. Comfortable restaurant with a loyal local following...

Thank rm03777
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

First time at Mortel.. they don't take reservation, but at 7pm on Saturday night.. we got a table.. Service desires improvements.. The food was very good..and a decent wine post. Fairfield county prices.. I would come back...

Thank tgw1208
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Glad we came First time Steak au poivre was excellent House rose was perfect Wife had Romain salad, like it. Will be back

Thank kaw001sr
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This place is local and I go there obsessionally. Too crowded and noisy for my taste. Food is good. Just not my favorite.

Thank FormerlyfromNYC
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Martel is a quaint space with a great little bar area a nice small patio for outdoor dining in fine weather. Marty and his friendly staff provide a classy casual atmosphere with a menu that provides a great variety of delicious offerings without being overwhelming....More

Thank Dave L
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Questions & Answers
9 May 2015|
Response from ChowSnub29 | Reviewed this property |
11:30 to 10:30.........
29 March 2015|
Response from Lori R | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so - they use predominantly ciabatta bread and brioche buns for their burgers and sandwiches. However, you could probably make a special request to the owner of the restaurant, Marty Levine - they may be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2316 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824-5656
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 203-292-6916
  • E-mail
bistro and bar food. Very good place; I'd like to review it.
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