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3 Big Shop Ln, Ridgefield, CT
203-894-8522
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 75
    Excellent
  • 51
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 4
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Wonderful French Bistro

Having lived in Ridgefield for 20+ years, we have seen the hot restaurants here come and go. A wonderful, classic, intimate French restaurant over all those years has been Luc's. Yes, perhaps noisy when packed but what isn't?. With decent weather the patio works well. The classic French dishes are... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
LWG61
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Ridgefield, Connecticut
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Having lived in Ridgefield for 20+ years, we have seen the hot restaurants here come and go. A wonderful, classic, intimate French restaurant over all those years has been Luc's. Yes, perhaps noisy when packed but what isn't?. With decent weather the patio works well. The classic French dishes are always very good and sometimes great. Service occasionally has small... More 

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Redding, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Cozy and welcoming, always a good start. Well worth a detour as Michelin might say. Wine friendly. Accommodating if you wish to bring your own favorite wines. (The corkage charge is only $25/bot.)

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Ridgefield, Connecticut, United States
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Love this place. Never disappointed. Good French fare, not overpriced, cozy country ambience. Classic bistro standards are consistently good and creative specials and small plates are perfect for a drink and a bite with a friend. Duck Confit superb! Give it a try!

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readytotravel_7
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

One word tell all....outstanding. From the time you arrive to the time you leave, this restaurant is worth the trip.

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Very nice, low key, delightful food. Service is fine. Hidden away but worth the easy search. Look for it behind Main Street on the lower slope.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This is a delightful restaurant with a very French atmosphere and consistently delicious food. We live in town and go back frequently. Their french fries are outstanding.

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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Perfect for special occasion with friends and family or a romantic interlude…the mussels are marvelous, a friend travels from Greenwich especially for a Luc burger with gorgonzola..fortunately I don't have to drive that far. It's my favorite in Ridgefield and beyond.

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South Salem, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Went for an early dinner. Sole meuniere tasted "wet" and "mushy". When we said something, the waiter said it was fresh. I don't know if it was fresh, but it was prepared TERRIBLY. My friend did not eat his at all, and still the waiter did not seem concerned. Will not go back for the food.

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Newtown, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

We recently came here with friends on a Saturday night. Service was prompt and the waiter payed close attention to us the impression however was in part to get us out for the next seating. Two of us thought their meals were great and two of us were greatly disappointed. My meal was cool and over cooked. Our friend only... More 

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Wilton, Connecticut, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This cozy little cafe is tucked in a corner of Ridgefield that is well worth the time to seek our, as many have. The menu is never wavering and always fresh and consistent; the Steak frete to the Dover Sole is always a main stay. With seasonal outdoor seating, and music you'll feel comfortable w champagne, and a friends.

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Additional Information about luc's cafe

Address: 3 Big Shop Ln, Ridgefield, CT
Phone Number: 203-894-8522
Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Ridgefield
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
Cuisine: French

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3 Big Shop Ln, Ridgefield, CT
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Ridgefield
  • Phone Number: 203-894-8522

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Doing business
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?