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La Bonne Bouche

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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516 Lucerne Ave, Lake Worth, FL 33460-3819
+1 561-533-0840
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 20:45
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Tue - Sun 18:00 - 20:45
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Wellington, Florida
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231 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

I don't hand out 5 bubbles all willy-nilly; this restaurant earned every bit of every bubble!! We came for lunch and had the patê plate and chicken salad on a baguette. Lunch was so delicious that we made the 30 minute drive again for dinner! We both had filet mignon au poivre and it was as delicious as I expected.... More 

Thank Carmen H
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Great food but expensive and sold with the real old style French attitude, as in: You are just the client, what matters to me is the food. Grumpy owner can be outright unpleasant, almost like a Prairie Home companion skit on French restaurants. That said, the chef is a real pro, his pastries are just like in France and delicious... More 

West Palm Beach, Florida
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Good food and nice ambiance like being in Provence. Nice selection of French wines and an opportunity to practice your French while you are there.

Thank foodhound2016
Lake Worth, Florida
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100 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

Tucked away off street. Cozy. Outside seating available. Good service. Good pastries and sandwiches.

Thank baldeagle8502
Palm Springs, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

I've always loved the pasteries at La Bonne Bouche, I've been coming here since they first opened even before their expansion. I always bring my out of town guests here for lunch, it's really like a little bit of France, the decore, the owners, the plates and the great food especially the pasteries! They never disappoint. Great coffee too!

Thank Sunnymira1
Lake Worth, United States
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

We decided to splurge for our wedding anniversary and it was well worth it. This is a charming little French restaurant in downtown Lake Worth, Our hosts were most gracious and welcoming. The escargot was absolutely the best ever, presented in a crock with wonderful oil and mushrooms and garlic. The entrees of crab and duck were equally enticing. The... More 

Thank William K
Hollywood, Florida, United States
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110 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

This is the most charming little French restaurant, with a beautiful outdoor garden. Service is lovely. One small problem - really disappointing, poorly prepared food. I had the quiche - which didn't seem fresh and had absolutely no flavor. My husband had the salad nicoise which was the worst he's had, despite the fact that this is a real French... More 

Thank Wendy F
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

We took my mother here when we visited her in Lake Worth in May. The waitress and the chef were both welcoming. The waitress described some of the dishes and the chef owner also came to our table to explain how he prepares the dishes and to suggest a wine to accompany our meal. My mom had the onion soup... More 

Thank B B
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109 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

This place started out as a bakery and coffee shop. Owner operated (Eric is French, his wife is American, the daughter also works here now), it has managed to become one of Lake Worth's best kept secrets: a real French bistro. There are tables both indoors and outdoors. All the French classics are available here. Also excellent salads, quiches, selection... More 

Thank Veronica B
New York City, New York
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

The restaurant is just average. I lived in France for 4 years and I was excited to have french fare instead I got french attitude and not so good food.

Thank DePalma-PR-Events

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 20:45
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 20:45
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 20:45
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 20:45
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 20:45
09:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 20:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 516 Lucerne Ave, Lake Worth, FL 33460-3819
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Lake Worth
  • Phone Number: +1 561-533-0840
La Bonne Bouche started out 15 years ago as a little French lunch and pastry shop with only 5 tables. They' ve become a charming French bistro serving wonderful dinners on their flower covered terrace with music on the weekends and still serving those delicious lunches and pastry. The dinner menu is short but changes daily and special orders are welcomed. The lunch menu is simple and fresh- salads, sandwiches on their own baguette, soups and quiches and you'll always find a special du jour. Lots of French ambience complete with gruff French chef. Bon Appetit!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?