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La Boniche

143 Merrimack Street, Lowell, MA 01852
978 458 9473
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Ranked #9 of 239 Restaurants in Lowell
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Reservations
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New Jersey
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115 reviews 115 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Lowell is a town of immigrants. There were once so many French Cabadians a while section of the city was called "Little Cabada." But there was no French restaurant until La Boniche arrived about a decade ago. It's a miracle this place survived the decline of the city and lived to see its resurgence. But it's a welcom addition, featuring... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

I was in your restaurant tonight and have never experienced such horrid service in all my life. My friend arrived at 5:55 and I arrived at 6:05. When I arrived my friend was not even offered water in the 99 degree weather while sitting outside. At 6:15 she got up and spoke to the hostess and requested a server and... More

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Rumford, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We stopped in this little old mill town with many renovated repurposed old factory buildings to take a break for a long road trip... Pleasantly surprised with a fantastic meal.. There is a reason this place has been serving up fine French quinine for 25 years. I had the spicy coconut salmon and it was a large portion of perfectly... More

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Sharon, Massachusetts
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The food is wonderful and varied. Something to please almost any palate. Service varies but bartender is great. I love their music nights and especially enjoyed our last dinner when Marieke Slovin performed. She is bluesy, folksy and also sings about Lowell.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Delish gourmet food in a charming atmosphere!! Everything at LaBoniche is incredible!! From drinks to desserts LaBoniche has it all. Dont forget to ask to see the Prix Fix menu as well from Tuesday to Thursday. A great value not to be missed!!

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Lowell, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Love this place.. Really great specials and Delicious Food.. Very nice people working and have always enjoyed chatting with other customers around the bar..

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Lowell Ma.
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Laboniche is always a pleasure, never a bad meal. I love the Salmon dishes.The entertainment is pleasant. One of my favorite restaurants

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Brentwood, New Hampshire
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We stumbled upon La Boniche on a cold February night and felt fortunate that they were able to seat us almost right away even though we did not have a reservation. The decor' has a country French feel; very cozy and tasteful. It looks like it's a pricey place, but the bill was very reasonable. The menu is a bit... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

We love it. Simply wonderful - welcoming, comfortable, friendly and satisfyingly yummy. We have been going for years. Go, enjoy, and relax. We say - YES !!!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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92 reviews 92 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Delicious! This restaurant is a hidden gem right on Merrimack Street. Great romantic place with a casual and sophisticated atmosphere making you feel you are in a great French restaurant. Waiter was very nice and we even met the owner. The roast duck dinner was delicious and the after dinner cordial was a great way to cap off the experience.

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