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80 Thoreau

80 Thoreau St, Concord, MA 01742-2409
+1 978-318-0008
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
80 Thoreau St, Concord, MA 01742-2409
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

80 Thoreau is a great upscale dining spot in the heart of historic concord center! Experienced chefs and staff help make the experience that much better. With daily specials and local bread, This is one of the best places in town. To top it all...More

Thank Harry C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although expensive, if you want an excellent meal, this is the best restaurant in Concord. The staff is friendly and helpful and there is always an interesting menu.

Thank tommckean
Reviewed 1 week ago

80 Thoreau is our favorite restaurant in Concord. We visit about twice a month as we have time and always receive excellent service and tasty food. It is located in the Concord train station. The restaurant typically has one or two vegetarian options on the...More

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Make a reservation -- we didn't and ate at the bar, which was OK but not the most comfortable place for a "fine dining" experience. We were a little unsure because the menu was fairly limited ... but then the food came and it was...More

Thank lvbfan68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have twice received excellent and prompt service at the bar. The drinks are great and very well-prepared. A slightly more generous pour on the wine would be nice though. The food has been very good although a gluten-free bun would go a long way...More

Thank Marie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once every 2 or 3 months for the past 2 years my wife and I, along with another couple, pick a restaurant in the western suburbs of Boston that we haven't been to before and give it a try. We were looking forward to trying...More

Thank JND1980
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We moved from an area south of Philadelphia to the Boston area recently and were looking for a dining experience that would emulate our past PA jewels. We wanted something with sustainable cuisine and that was more in the "country." This restaurant in the old...More

1  Thank Dr Kayta G
Reviewed 26 June 2017

80 Thoreau is one of those special places you'll remember for a long time. The food was amazing - delicious and beautifully presented, as usual. We enjoyed the wonderful mix of textures and flavors and our plates looked like works of art. Add to that...More

Thank Jay K
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Perfect high standard food. Very nice atmosphere. Very professional service. We sat on the kitchen bar and saw the chefs preparing courses with pleasure and concentration. Was fascinating. For high standard food one has to wait patiently as everything is prepared on the spot. Very...More

Thank hadasi27
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We went as a birthday dinner, and 2 of us have celiac and we were very disappointed in the gf options. I don't need a designated menu, normally there is a salad or plenty of meat options that I can choose from, but this place...More

Thank alexia t
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Nadine C
4 February 2016|
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Response from traveler47NJ | Reviewed this property |
Best to call the restaurant directly for an answer. I'm certain they can accommodate groups, but only the restaurant can determine size and if the night you're interested in is available for a large group reservation. You... More
Rebecca G
7 January 2015|
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Response from Vincent80V | Property representative |
Thank you for contacting us. We do offer Vegetarian options. If you would like to make a reservation please call us at 978-318-0008. Thank you, Vincent Maitre d'
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Thoreau St, Concord, MA 01742-2409
    (Thoreau and Sudbury)
  • Public Transportation: Take the Commuter Rail to Concord on the Fitchburg Line. 80 Thoreau is located on the 2nd Floor of the Concord Depot.
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Concord
  • Phone Number: +1 978-318-0008
  • E-mail
80 Thoreau is a progressive fine dining restaurant set in the beautiful New England town of Concord, sourcing from local farms and offering genuine hospitality.
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