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Bonnie Ruth's Cafe Trottoir and Patisserie

6959 Lebanon Rd, Frisco, TX 75034-6737
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Ranked #39 of 328 Restaurants in Frisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $31 - $40
Sun 9:30 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: French, Café, Bistro
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Tollway
Description: Step into the relaxed sophistication of an authentic Parisian bistro and sidewalk cafe. Bonnie Ruth’s Café Trottoir et Patisserie pays homage to the classic 'French Bistro'. Dine on Steak Frites, Moules Marnière, and Duck Leg Confit. Sip a classic cocktail at our Belle Époque style bar. Join us for Sunday Brunch and eggs benedict on the patio near the fire place, handmade blueberry cream cheese crepes under the rotunda by the fountain or an omelet with a mimosa in the sun. "The vibe is undeniably French A starter of moules Marnière was served in a daunting cast-iron skillet, where dozens of plump Prince Edward Island mussels lay tumbled in a bath of butter, garlic, white wine and lemon juice. The seafood was fresh and firm, just barely infused with the essence of the fragrant broth that surrounded it. Another stunning entree was the skate Grenobloise."
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English first
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
513 helpful votes 513 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This place was fantastic! We hosted a bridal shower here, and everything was top notch! The staff couldn't have been more friendly, and the food was delicious! (Best caramel french toast I've ever eaten!) I can't wait to take bring my husband here for brunch one day! I'll definitely be back!

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Plano, TX
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61 reviews 61 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We really like the first Bonnie Ruth's. This was our first visit to the new franchise (The store is owned by other people that the original Bonnie Ruth's). The atmosphere is very very good, and the service was excellent. The clammari was great. But the rest of the fod was just a small notice below the original BR Cafe. That... More

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Frisco, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The wait staff and owner are very friendly. They all make you feel welcome. Brunch is very good, and very crowded with people. They serve wonderful and abundent Mussels during Brunch. Every Monday, they have specials at dinner time. They also have themed dinners various weeks during the year. A fun place to have lunch or dinner.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I was a little hesitant to visit this restaurant because there have been a few negative reviews here recently, but I'm really glad I gave it a chance! Everything that we had was very good, the Eggs Benedict were awesome! Our server was polite and attentive, but the girl that cleared the table was amazing! She was very on top... More

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Plano, Texas, USA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014 via mobile

Working in sales, I have the opportunity to have business lunches and dinners all over the DFW area. On the night I dined at Bonnie Ruth's, it was just me and my wife. She had been several times and really enjoyed it. I honestly do not recall a worst dining experience. I ordered a simple California Burger, cooked medium. It... More

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Frisco, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is by far the best brunch we have found in town. The service is always great. Make sure and ask for the eggs benedict.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We went here on our 21st anniversary and could not have been more pleased. Requested a table on the patio and we given a cozy corner. Wait staff was unhurried and encouraged us to slow down and take our time. Enjoyed the cheese platter as an appetizer with some signature "old school" cocktails from their cocktail menu. A sidecar and... More

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Dallas, Texas
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We had reservations for the Sunday Brunch and were seated immediately. The food was delicious--as good as any I have had anywhere. The eggs benedict was ordered from our server and was so creamy. There was an omelet station and my friends said they were delicious. Wonderful pasta and a corn dish so good. The desserts was beautiful and delicious.... More

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McKinney, Texas
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46 reviews 46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We made reservations for Easter brunch. Our reservation was for 1pm. We actually arrived pretty early and were seated right away. Service was great. I was never without an empty drink. I also ordered the eggs benedict, which came from the kitchen not the buffet and didn't have much of a wait for that either. The buffet consisted of a... More

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Frisco, Texas
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Normally a good place to enjoy good food. A special Easter brunch shouldn't have been any different. Sadly, the food was cold, the waffle iron wasn't working, the selection for 9 am was mostly lunch food, and the choices were basic. All of this for $45 each! Very disappointing. Scratch this off of my special place to go.

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