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Restaurant Bouchard

505 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6723
+1 401-846-0123
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“souffle” (105 reviews)
“dover sole” (54 reviews)
“duck” (82 reviews)
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French, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
505 Thames St, Newport, RI 02840-6723
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If I could give this restaurant 10 stars I would! The food was fabulous, the ambience wonderful & the unintrussive sevice by our waiter Max was perfect!

Thank Marilyn V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is out of this world. The chef expertly accommodated one vegetarian and one person with several allergies, providing us with exciting dishes that we will remember. The vegetarian plate (photo attached) was a delicious medley of cooked vegetables, some of which I...More

Thank Lh713
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful restaurant, wonderful food, attentive & professional service - great place for a celebration or special night out. A restaurant where you can still get dressed up!

Thank Lizabeans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner at the place with another couple and barely made our reservation time - which was the last seating they offered. The waiter was amazing and very friendly. We had several courses and a few bottles of wine but never felt hurried to...More

Thank Bporterfl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my return trip to Bouchard from September 2016. I am happy to report that the restaurant is still excellent. Service was again outstanding, and the Grand Mariner souffle was great. My wife ate the Dover sole again, while I had the monkfish. Both...More

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second time at Bouchard Restaurant, our first time being 4 years ago. Both times, we were very impressed by the food as well as the highly professionnal service. We had a tough time choosing as there are many appealing items on the...More

Thank EricR1965
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful restaurant, service very nice and professional. Food is fantastic so far our favorite in Newport.

Thank Pnewport
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice food. We were dressed in 'our version' of business casual which was not apparently the restaurants. We were not allowed to dine Thursday.. We returned the following night and now my European leather shoes were supposedly too much like sneakers, which they were...More

1  Thank toddm10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is a culinarily delight. The fillet of beef and Veal couldn't have been better. Try the soufflé if it is available deliciously decant.

1  Thank 1Bellamia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everything about this cute restaurant is inviting. The service is impeccable, the menu selection is vast, the presentation of the food is beautiful and the the food is the best! This is french food at it's finest, and this will remain a favorite of ours...More

Thank Carol C
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Questions & Answers
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.
13 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.
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
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
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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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