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Brasserie La Cigale

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253 SE 5th Ave, Delray Beach, FL 33483-5206 (between 2nd & 3rd street)
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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202 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is the second time we have dined at La Cigale. The first time was for a private party. We were impressed to the point that we decided to return for a table service dinner. There were eight of us in our party. Our reservation was honored and we were seated immediately upon arrival. The drinks we ordered were "full... More 

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Vero Beach, Florida
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice quite, great service. Dover Sole was very good and the Lemon burr blanc was delious. Creme burlee was excellent. We shared the French onion soup which was also very good. My husband had the snapper special but was not crazy about how it was prepared but it was still good. Very nice couples dinner

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Solicitous service and delicious food in a special occasion atmosphere. Portions were not very small as one sometimes finds in a French restaurant. Only disappointment were the non-descript desserts. As it's al a carte I recommend soup or appetizer instead. Particularly on a weekend, reservations are essential.

Thank realtorSouthFlorida
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49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

We had an absolute first class experience and on a Saturday night at Brasserie La Cigale. I had the filet mignon and onion soup. My partner had a seafood appetizer and a seafood entree. A fabulous glass of Bordeaux suggested by our server topped everything off in a first class manner. The experience was expensive I agree but memorable!

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Coral Springs, Florida
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116 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

Can't speak to the entire menu as this was a special prix fixe menu for our Rotary Club annual installation dinner, but everything was really great. Started with a Caesar salad (other choices were vichyssoise or chicken liver pate--both of which I was told were very good) and had a lovely shrimp/scallop pastry with julienne vegetables in a wonderful butter/white... More 

Thank Steve P
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Let me start by saying that French is not my favorite unless of course I am in France and eating pastries but this place is one of the best French restaurants in Florida. The onion soup was perfect. They also had a Mussel cream soup that was not great but possibly due to it not being served hot enough. The... More 

Thank Lucia D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Came for a light dinner. Reservations made but not needed as only 2 other tables occupied (off season here). We just ordered a couple of appetizers each. My husband was served his two appetizers at the same time which we asked for but mine were not served. Finally had to ask as to where my order was? Did they think... More 

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Boca Raton
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120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

This was our first visit to this restaurant and we were not disappointed. After looking at the 3 course Summer special at $32.00, and this looked very good, I then eyed the Seared Foi Gras and Escargot with Mushrooms and these two appetizers were my eating enjoyment. The Seared Foi Gras was perfectly done and one of the best that... More 

Thank Lothar H
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant in the old school tradition. Not "cutting edge" with loud music. You are greeted by a professional and seated with white tablecloth service. Pastas are delicious and the specials are usually great too. The staff are experienced and will direct you to a good wine. If you want a place with valet parking NOT on... More 

Thank Beth H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

Went there tonite to give it a try based on the reviews here, and from neighbors that recently went. Well, we were not disappointed. The endive salad was outrageous, the calamari were one of the best ever and the escargot topped the meal. Never got to the entrees since we wanted to sample the appetizers. We started with the lentil... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $50
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic, Bar scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 253 SE 5th Ave, Delray Beach, FL 33483-5206
    (between 2nd & 3rd street)
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Delray Beach
  • Phone Number: 561-265-0600
La Cigale, a Taste of the Mediterranean has had a rebirth in downtown Delray Beach, Florida. Just south of busy Atlantic Avenue on Federal Highway you will be swept away to the sights and smells of the Mediterranean Coastline. Think of the French Riviera, Morocco, Greece, Italy and delight in the cuisines of each.

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