Bouchard Restaurant and Inn
Please notes restaurant week will be 3/5-3/11
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.
BUSINESS CASUAL ATTIRE REQUIRED: No sneakers, jeans, flip-flops, T-shirts, or tank tops.
Due to the style of our restaurant, it would be inappropriate for children under the age of seven (7).
Best restaurant in Newport and quite frankly anywhere we have dined. Small & intimate, lovely decor, staff very professional.
Our favorite French restaurant in all New England. Worth a drive from Hartford to Newport just for dinner!
We live in the area and cannot believe we’ve never had dinner at Bouchard‘s. It was our first time and it certainly won’t be our last! It was a beautiful atmosphere and the food was excellent. Every single dish we had was awesome- our plates were clean. The service was tremendous especially our waiter Jed.
The food, service was all outstanding. I had the baked stuffed lobster, my boyfriend had the veal, all recommended by the Captain. For appetizers, we had the lobster bisque which was light and creamy and the lobster and asparagus in a puff pastry. We had the carpaccio as well for a cold appetizer. We ended the meal with a perfect soufflé.
This restaurant always is excellent.
We were seated promptly and the staff and our waiter were all courteous and professional. The food is amazing.
Always outstanding. I order the pollard au cafe . Yes the duck with coffee . Sounds weird it’s Amazing. And of course the Soufflé .
This has become an annual tradition to celebrate February birthdays. We are never disappointed -- food, service, ambiance always excellent. Once again Dan was perfect as our server and he has become a valued part of the tradition. We don't hesitate to tell friends that Bouchard is easily the best restaurant in Newport.
Everything was fantastic, as always. Husbands birthday was made extra special.
This is a gem of a restaurant. I would go here every week if they had availability !
Great restaurant with delicious food and outstanding service! Perfect for date night or a special occasion.
Classical French Cuisine, hence amazing sauces. The flavors jump out at you. Service was on point, Dan our waiter was Fantastic. The chef knows what she is doing. Britt, the owner sat with us for a bit, delightful. Just a great restaurant, always consistent. Been going for years and never had a bad anything!!
This was without a doubt the best dining experience my wife and I have ever had. Everything we ordered was absolutely superb, the service was impeccable, and the ambiance was perfect. The chef is an absolute master at her craft. I could not recommend a restaurant more strongly than o recommend Bouchard - absolutely fantastic!
We always go to Bouchards when we visit Newport and once again we were not disappointed. The swordfish was marvelous as was the Dover sole. The sauces are always delicious and service was attentive as usual.
Dining at Bouchard’s is a thoroughly enjoyable experience. The ambience, food and service were all memorable
Cocktails awesome. The food outstanding, skillfully created with pride. The Pouilly-Fuissé super.
One of the very few places with classy professional service.
Thank you Bouchard team for a great and complete dining experience.
Outstanding food and service, comfortable quiet atmosphere. One of the best meals we’ve had, and will certainly be returning.
One of the best dinners I have ever had. I would not change a thing. Max, our captain, was super responsive and friendly. I hope to come back in the future and i will definitely recommend Bouchards to all.
Creative but still familiar French cuisine with outstanding service. Pork and lamb dishes are to die for. Pate is the best we ever tasted. Rest of menu is great. Carefully curated wine list. Wait staff is extremely knowledgeable and attentive but not hovering. Fantastic special occasion place although we try to go there more frequently!
Had a great experience with Dan as our server. Such great food and a great experience! Would come back for another date night or special occasion! The food was amazing!!
The best, by far.
Always excellent! The food, service and ambiance are all the highest quality.
Took awhile to get a Saturday night reservation but well worth the wait. Everything that they serve is a work of art and the service is exceptional. Although the food was delicious, I’ve had better food at more casual locations but it’s really more about the whole dining experience. A little pricey but worth it for a special occasion.
Of the ratings went up to 10 i would rate an 11. Phenomenal across all levels a MUST try
This was my second time at Bouchard’s. It was just as excellent as the first time. Food was outstanding, as was the service. Another delightful experience. Can’t wait to return again.
Bouchard is one of the finest restaurants I have ever experienced. This restaurant is one of the main reasons we visit Newport R.I.
I would recommend Bouchard to anyone who appreciates fine dining.
Wonderfully authentic French cuisine in Newport - worth the drive from almost anywhere. As good as fine cooking and presentation can get. Staff are terrific, the perfect combination of professional yet personable.
The food was excellent. The service was outstanding. Before dinner, I had a Manhattan that was the finest I've had in years.
As usual, Bouchard Restaurant was fantastic! The hostess was pleasant and the team of servers we had were excellent. The food is top quality and delicious. I can’t say enough good things about this restaurant.
Celebrated my fiancé birthday with her four girl friends. The food was 4 Star Michelin quality. Excellent wine list. I kindly requested a small all white birthday cake. They honored the request and delivered the most spectacular cake decorated with Strawberry's sliced to appear as blossoming flowers. Dan our waiter was incredible at handling the women. Best and most enjoyable party ever.
Quiet, first-class food, service and setting. Dan was excellent waiter; more like your personal advisor. Entire waitstaff was excellent. Not inexpensive but great value. Have paid much more in NYC for much less. Thanks to the Bouchard’s for a great evening.
Incredible restaurant from ambiance to service to food. I ordered the cold pate which was like eating “butter”! My wife and I had the Dover Sole, presentation was great and it was so good that neither of us wanted to finish eating! Highly recommend this restaurant.
Great food, service and ambiance. But especially the wonderfully prepared gourmet food.
The food for everyone in our group was very good! The presentation and the service was impeccable! This is a restaurant for a special occasion! The soufflé was the best I have ever had!
Exquisite dining in a comfortable and welcoming setting. Food was divine. Everything cooked to perfection. Balance of flavors impeccable. Service was outstanding. Professional yet warm and friendly. There are not enough stars to give this experience the rating it deserves.
Great restaurant. Friendly stuff, great meal. Will visit again
We'll always have Paris, they say. Buy luckily, we'll always have Bouchard as well! As good as a dining experience gets. A little formality lifts the ordinary experience into something special. It is just the right amount that has made our numerous visits to Bouchard memorable and happy ones. It doesn't get any better than this, in every respect!
My wife and I love to go to Newport during the Christmas season to enjoy the town when its not so busy.
When we do, we love to treat ourselves to the beauty and delicious elegance that is Bouchard Restaurant!
The quality and presentation of the dishes the chef creates are always something special. And for the ultimate indulgence, you have to have a soufflé for desert! We will be back for more!!!
This was the best restaurant experience we have ever had! We eat out often and this was by far the best!
Truly first rate!