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Bridge Street Bistrot & Wine Bar

64 Bridge St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3902
+1 603-430-9301
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“profiteroles” (12 reviews)
“seafood stew” (10 reviews)
“duck” (14 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
French, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
64 Bridge St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3902
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Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

Where to begin? I have made this place my restaurant of choice for special evenings for years, and as usual I was not disappointed. We had the great experience of having the owners wife helping to serve us and she is as magnificent at running...More

Thank James O
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

We had a very pleasant dinner here last night. Service was very good and exceptionally friendly. I had the fish stew and loved it. It was described as being spicy but it's only yankee spicy so don't worry about it being too hot. The dessert...More

Thank Bill R
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Dinner at Bridge St last night with a party of 6 - food was great, service was outstanding. We were running late and in a bit of a rush to get to a show - the way the waitstaff worked together as a team to...More

Thank John S
Reviewed July 9, 2017

Lovely little French bistro just outside downtown Portsmouth (out by 1 block). Wine bar downstairs; 8-10 tables upstairs, with subdued setting. Great use for an old building, and delicious food. What more you want? Use their coupon from their website.

Thank PDPautz
Reviewed April 9, 2017

I now come here whenever I come through Portsmouth, although I was sorry they were closed Thanksgiving weekend. A quaint and very cozy atmosphere where you can actually hear yourself talk. The wait staff is very friendly and the food is great! From the cheese...More

1  Thank M1758OIjaneh
Reviewed March 17, 2017

Portsmouth is a town full of restaurants. It's always a wonderful surprise to find one that combines excellent service, tasty menu options, well priced entrees, generous portions and delicious food. Bridge Street Bistrot has a cosy and comfortable vibe, previously called Café Mirabelle. Good basic...More

Thank LimeyLady
Reviewed March 4, 2017

As good a French - or other - restaurant as one can find in the region. Advertised as one of the best restaurants on the Seacoast, they were not exaggerating. I had the beef filet - rare- and my wife had the duck. Both were...More

Thank edraupp
Reviewed February 18, 2017

This restaurant is our favorite, in a town filled with many good restaurants. The food is amazing, the service is impeccable, and the ambiance is warm and romantic. Owners Chris and Stephan Mayeux, are truly dedicated, and make everyone feel welcome.

1  Thank 50coveview
Reviewed February 17, 2017

A great find courtesy of a friend. Outside the center ring of restaurants and shops, but well worth the few extra steps. The Duck was awesome, the staff eclectic and engaging. Reservations recommended.

Thank Dave_and_Stace
Reviewed January 17, 2017

I've eaten at a good number of Portsmouth restaurants, but never Cafe Mirabelle (old name) or the Bridge Street Bistrot (current name). I didn't know of any word of mouth reputation but the Yelp and OpenTable reviews looked favorable. I must say, we had a...More

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Doreen D
June 3, 2017|
Response from Suz116 | Reviewed this property |
The website has both. It's the name of the restaurant without spaces. Hope you enjoy it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
5:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Bridge St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-3902 (Formerly Café Mirabelle)
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-430-9301
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