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“Great location, ambiance and FOOD!”
Review of 80 Thoreau

80 Thoreau
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Ranked #2 of 50 Restaurants in Concord
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Thoreau and Sudbury
Transit: Take the Commuter Rail to Concord on the Fitchburg Line. 80 Thoreau is located on the 2nd Floor of the Concord Depot.
Description: 80 Thoreau is a progressive fine dining restaurant set in the beautiful New England town of Concord, sourcing from local farms and offering genuine hospitality.
Reviewed November 14, 2013

We recently moved to Lexington, and heard that there was a good place in Concord so we went to check it out.

While a little hard to find at first, the facade is VERY unassuming in the old train depot, we made it inside and were warmly greeting.

The ambiance was a great balance of lively, but not noisy and the food was wonderful !

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Thank Jeffrey U
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Reviewed November 5, 2013

We had an excellent dinner here on a busy Saturday night. The food quality is as good as the top places in Boston, and the service and ambiance are also very good.

Thank Tom E
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Reviewed October 24, 2013

Seated at the Kitchen (like Sibling Rivalry-but no more) to watch the meal preparations, including the four of us was a great treat as well as the tasting menu meal that we enjoyed. You can see the anticipation of the Chief and Servers, explaining each course in methods of preparation and expected tastes to delight the eyes and palates. Very enjoyable way to sample these excellent efforts and worth repeating for special meals with foodie friends. A wine pairing is offered, but the wine list has many worthwhile bottles to sample in any case.

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Thank tremm298
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Reviewed October 11, 2013

My two brothers joined me for dinner on a Monday night. The place was quite busy, which says a lot about the popularity of this restaurant, Two of us had the Bluefish, (first time ever) and it was superb. Another had the Pollack, and raved about it. The menu listed perhaps only 6 or 7 entrees, all somewhat unique and imaginative. Two of us started with eggplant soup, an experiment, since this was another new taste. The soup was thinner and less intense in flavor than I expected, but good. Two of us tried the "plum sorbet" for desert. I tried the "corn ice cream" and found it surprisingly tasty. Because of the unusual items on the menu, and the very imited description there, it is necessary to ask the waiter to describe what you're considering

I would definitely return. The service and ambience were fine. We felt that we receive fair value for the price of the dishes we selected.

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Reviewed September 28, 2013

Excellent food and service, well deserving of its reputation.
I rarely have dessert, but made an exception after this meal -- figured I wanted to take full advantage of the experience.

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Thank Joan E
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