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La Sen Bistro

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2002 Salvio St, Suite B, Concord, CA 94520-2435 (Concord & Galindo Street)
+1 925-363-7870
10:30 - 21:00
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Oakland, California, United States
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517 reviews
363 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We were amazed at the quality of food vs the cost. We had a wonderful dinner here and loved the place! The service was fantastic, the wines were great and the food quality was top notch. We started with the steak tartare and the house bread with a green cilantro sauce. Then we had the scallops with ravioli and the... More 

Thank Dianah R
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

La Sen has become our favorite French/local restaurant. Every dish is excellent. Our favorite meal, duck, is outstanding, both the breast and the duck leg confit. The salads are wonderful. They have the best house wines of any restaurant.

Thank Karl S
Concord, California
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Not only is the food amazing, but the servir has always been wonderful. First they bring you bread with a dipping sauce which is really simple but nice, we have tried duck, the pork chops and the coq au vine and though I didn't try them, my husband swore the escargot was great! I loved their profiteroles and the flourless... More 

Thank dudun95205
Concord, California
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65 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is one of our go to restaurants. The food is always wonderful, some of our favorites are the Beef Bourguignon, pork chop or the scallops. Their corkage is reasonable ($15.00) and they service is always wonderful.

Thank Mudrazo
Walnut Creek, California
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50 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I should have know what the evening would be like when the first thing said to the 6 of us as we sat down was that they had run out of wine glasses and we would need to wait until some could get washed. 40 minutes later we finally got the glasses, some bread, and ended up giving our first... More 

Thank Tim B
San Francisco, California
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60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

La Sen is one of our favorite go to restaurants! Quyn and her husband, Hai, are warm, welcoming people. Their restaurant serves the most delicious food! We have always come away happy with the flavors of the meal still memorable. We love their calamari and crab cakes to start. Also their bread dip of creamy cilantro is a perfect a... More 

Thank cherylyosh
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This was my third time at La Sen and it is one of the few restaurants where I initially went because of a Groupon but have since come back without discounts. The food is rich, delicious and comforting. My wife and I especially like it on cold nights in winter. Prices are reasonable and the wine list OK. The service... More 

Thank Matthew F
San Francisco
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153 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

It was a special evening as we celebrated New Year's Eve. Food was very good and except for the prawns we'd rate as excellent. Service and ambiance excellent. We highly recommend it.

Thank Rogelio1
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Instead of attempting to park in Walnut Creek we decided on visiting La Sen Bistro on Christmas Eve. The seating is tight but the ambiance was altogether comfortable. The salads, crusty bread and dipping sauce set the tone for a great dining experience. The duck confit was crusty and tender and the lamb chops were perfectly cooked (pink) and very... More 

Thank Richard I
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71 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Had a 7:30PM reservation here but was not seated for 20 minutes. Once seated it was another 15 minutes before we got a waiter and some glasses of water. We then ordered some beverages and our menu selections. Beverages took a long time to arrive and then we were told that they only had one filet mignon. So we had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
French, European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2002 Salvio St, Suite B, Concord, CA 94520-2435
    (Concord & Galindo Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Concord
  • Phone Number: +1 925-363-7870

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