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Amuse Restaurant

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15 N 1st St, Ashland, OR 97520-1932 (North Main)
+1 541-488-9000
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5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Wed - Sun 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Phoenix, Oregon
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had previously been warned by concerned friends, Amuse was expensive, but had not been told if it was worth the price. It was! It was! Worth every penny! Their wine list is impressive and their cocktails are a generous pour. The service staff is patient, friendly, efficient, quick and professional, giving us ample time to converse while deciding on... More 

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Thank patandpolly
Novato
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52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016

I have eaten at Amuse many times over the years and never once been disappointed. Every selection is exquisitely prepared and a culinary delight. One salad in particular caused a serious addiction within my system: Wild baby arugula, romaine, grapefruit, avocado and fennel with a delicious vinaigrette. I wish I could have that salad every day for lunch!

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Thank blissfulliving
Vallejo, California
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85 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

This is in intimate French restaurant of high quality in downtown Ashland. Rainy Fall evening outside and we were seated in the window so we could look out at the people and lights of Ashland inside in a warm and dry spot. We ordered a bottle of Oregon Pinot to go with our meal of Ribeye and scallops. We started... More 

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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67 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

We ate there for a special birthday celebration. A very relaxing experience, great atmosphere. Is small and not a lot of tables but you were made to feel you were the only ones in the restaurant.

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Thank Joan L
Seattle
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176 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

Amuse is the kind of restaurant that will reseat you if you don't like the table they show you first; they will hurry you up if you need to make a quick dinner; they will slow things down if you are obviously in no hurry. They fill your glass with water just the right degree of chill. They feed you... More 

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Thank Elaine S
Portland, Oregon
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23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

Because Ashland attracts visitors for its plays, it should be no surprise that it can sustain a sophisticated little restaurant like Amuse. The food is excellent and the atmosphere is that of a Parisian bistro. Probably the best food in Ashland.

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Thank Leonard S
Yachats, Oregon
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84 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

We visit this restaurant every time we visit Ashland and have never been disappointed. And this was no exception. We began by sharing an arugula salad. I had the salmon and my husband chose the gnocchi. I don't think I have ever had more perfectly prepared salmon and asked our server if the chef had used a sous vide to... More 

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Santa Barbara, Ca
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268 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

Each year that we visit Ashland, we head for Amuse. Welcoming staff, good food & nice atmosphere. We sit in "the Side room", a bright, cheery room facing the street. We started with excellent salads, I had the rib eye steak which was done perfectly on the charcoal grill, husband had the pork loin, equally delicious. Waiter recommended a good... More 

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Chico, California
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016

So-so service, for example, had to ask twice for our wine. A bit hard to hear, somewhat noisy. Reservations required. Small and popular. Downtown.

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Sammamish, WA
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

On a recent visit, Amuse was our last dinner of the vacation, and it turned out to be the best among a host of other wonderful dinners around town. I had a halibut dish, followed by a huckleberry pie & ice cream dessert --- wonderful. The food and service are always top notch, though I have never been a big... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $50
Cuisine
French, American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 N 1st St, Ashland, OR 97520-1932
    (North Main)
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Ashland
  • Phone Number: +1 541-488-9000
Description
We seek the finest ingredients, utilizing organic, small-producer items. Shaded outdoor dining in summer months. Voted Best New, Oregon 2002 by Northwest Palate.

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