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20 West Lane, Route 35, Ridgefield, CT 06877
+1 203-438-8282
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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French, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
20 West Lane, Route 35, Ridgefield, CT 06877
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

wonderful menu. great food. fun events with cabaret performances. save room for dessert. wine list is extensive. food is cooked to perfection

Thank rdrdr
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

We celebrated a birthday and anniversary with friends and family and were bowled over by the entire experience. I had the spicy tuna tartare with avocado and my wife had the best grilled octopus of her life as appetizers. For entrees she had the cod...More

Thank jonathb5
Reviewed October 23, 2017

It was only our 36th Anniversary, nothing monumental, but a time to celebrate just the same. Not having been here for years, it was time for a visit. My wife and I both had busy days so when we were seated we just wanted to...More

Thank RockridgeC
Reviewed October 21, 2017

An excellent restaurant, meticulously prepared food. Good service. Delicious desserts. I will return.

Thank EpicureAndPoor
Reviewed October 13, 2017

My husband and I came here to celebrate our wedding anniversary and we honestly would not go back. Unfortunately service was very poor, we had to ask for my husband's coke 3 times before it was finally brought out towards the end of the dinner...More

1  Thank Diana M
Reviewed October 11, 2017

Dining in Bernard’s cozy dining room was a delightful treat. From the friendly greeting to the delivery of the check, we received impeccable service. We asked to share an appetizer and a salad before our individual entrees were served. Although we shared one serving, each...More

Thank Janet L
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

If you want a fantastic meal with great service, come here. The wine selection is out of this world-the give you a book from which to choose from. I recommend the crab cakes.

Thank Teri F
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Honestly it was just ehhhh....we were expecting a lot more. The service started off so so which is where we had the most issues. They didn’t offer us a wine menu when we arrived which we thought was weird. When they brought us our soup...More

3  Thank Terri-Ann B
Reviewed September 15, 2017

My wife and I dine here about 3 times a month. We love the piano as much as the expertly-prepared food. The wait staff is second to none; the food is amazing, and Hank on the piano is not to be missed. I highly recommend...More

Thank thatbrian
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Food excellent. Atmosphere needs to be updated. Service superb!! I would like to try upstairs Sarah's wine bar. Although the food and service was fantastic, I felt like I should have been there with 80 and 90 year olds. Way to formal stuffy from my...More

Thank Susan A
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Len B
January 23, 2015|
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Response from Amanda H | Reviewed this property |
They may mean the upstairs part. It is Sarah's Wine Bar. I have eaten at both places. The wine bar seems less formal than downstairs - and from what I recall (it has been a while in the upstairs part) less expensive. I went... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 West Lane, Route 35, Ridgefield, CT 06877
    (Route 35)
  • Public Transportation: CT Branchville/NY Katonah
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Ridgefield
  • Phone Number: +1 203-438-8282
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