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“waitress failure”

Savory Square Bistro
Ranked #9 of 115 Restaurants in Hampton
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $30
Cuisines: French
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: RT. 1
Description: Bonjour! Located on NH's beautiful seacoast, The Bistro provides guests with a cozy and quaint but refined dining atmosphere and experience. We have a small candlelit dining room and a separate room for our lounge and antique bar which offers the full menu. The lounge consists of 16 seats at the bar or a variety of high top tables, two TV's, and a gas fireplace. Relax and enjoy our fine multi-course menu offerings in either our softly lit dining room or bistro bar. The Bistro's casual yet elegant atmosphere welcomes all who enjoy good food, good wine, and good times! Bon Appetit! The Bistro is open Monday through Saturday for dinner. Reservations are recommended. Entertainment is offered in our lounge area on Friday and Saturday evenings.
Reviewed November 23, 2013

overall a friendly staff and properly prepared food. thanks to the knowledgeable Chef. I am sure that the waitress we encountered during our first visit to the Savory who made our dining experience a nightmare was the exception. It was a constant battle to understand what she was saying. She talked to fast and her attempt to maintain a phone smile and talk at the same time was a nightmare. As much as we enjoyed the atmosphere and the rest of the staff we will not be visiting Savory Square Bistro for dinner anytime soon, if ever. there are far to many restaurants in our area that appreciate their loyal repeat customers

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Ron B, Owner at Savory Square Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2013

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review on your experience at Savory Square Bistro. All feedback, good and bad, is essential to providing the best service we can to our loyal patrons.
I am encouraged that you stated overall we have a friendly staff and knowledgeable chef. Assuring our staff treats our guests in a professional, friendly manner is of high importance and anything less is unacceptable. Having said that, would you consider that your server did not act in a professional way? Was she friendly?
I regret that you had a hard time understanding your server, and would hope that you would consider giving our restaurant another chance. We are very proud of the level of service that we require of our staff and do receive many great reviews not only on our staff but on the outstanding dishes that our Chef and his staff create.
Thank you again for your review! If you decide to visit us again for dinner, please ask for me personally!
Ron Boucher, Owner

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Reviewed November 22, 2013

My wife and I had a very pleasant dining experience at Savory Square Bistro. The waitress and staff was very professional, attentive and pleasant. The food was excellent and we were both stuffed by rhe time that we left. We had a free $25.00 gift certificate through dine.restaurant.com and we chose this restaurant because we enjoyed another restaurant that the owner of this restaurant owns. We found that Savory Square Bistro meets the standards of the other restaurant. Even without a gift certificate, we will return.

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Reviewed November 1, 2013

This place has THE BEST food in Hampton. I cannot say enough good things about their incredible chefs or the mouthwatering food they put on their plates. LOVE. Get there now. Great atmosphere, great people and service, incredible food.

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Reviewed October 27, 2013

nice atmosphere, friendly people, great menu. pub nice and comfortable. definitely worth the visit. good wine list. well rounded menu, from sandwiches to great entrees. waitress staff was great. tv in the pub for watching sports and having a drink

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Thank Terry G
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Reviewed September 12, 2013

Went to the Savory Square Bistro on a recent Saturday evening. We had a reservation for 5 and arrived 10 minutes early and our table was ready. This was a first visit for my husband and I, two others in our party had dined here before. First off, the waitress we had was awesome. She was enthusiastic about the menu items and made great recommendations. All our apps were delicious. The crispy chili chicken was a hit. We all ordered different entrees and they all received rave reviews. Looking forward to a return visit.

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