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Bernard's

20 West Lane, Route 35, Ridgefield, CT 06877
+1 203-438-8282
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
French, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
20 West Lane, Route 35, Ridgefield, CT 06877
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

one of the most wonderful restaurants I have ever enjoyed dining at. That includes Paris, Rome, and a couple of Michelin starred restaurants. For Connecticut, it's not possible to so any better

Thank pisces025
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner here on a Saturday night, and it was a great experience. The food was outstanding, and they also had a top-notch piano player, adding to the wonderful ambiance. The prices are on the moderately expensive side, but very reasonable for the kind...More

Thank Ldrew007
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This is a special place. Beautifully decorated, grand piano playing in the background matched by excellent service. The food was top quality too. If I'm ever within 50 miles of it again I will be going back.

Thank kieranp3
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Elegant but not stuffy. Delicious food, expert wait staff who were attentive and not overbearing. Live piano music which added to the ambiance. A delightful experience. A perfect place for a celebration or a romantic dinner.

Thank Diane T
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This restaurant has it all..excellent food, professionally presented, attentive staff and a great atmosphere. It is an institution in Ridgefield, wonderful for a small intimate dinner or a special celebration.

Thank ToniMcKeen
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The food is worthy of Michelin stars. Menu is extensive and offers a great variety of choices. The wine list is broad and prices reasonable.A great find for foodies.

Thank pdg719
Reviewed 6 August 2018

What a treat out with your special one or family. The food is excellent, the presentation is attractive, and the French style selections from yummy appetizers, to unusual selections (eg. Rabbit 4 ways), to decadent desserts is sure to challenge and please your palate. The...More

Thank UncleT801
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Year after year, Bernard's stands up as the finest restaurant in Ridgefield. There's charming ambience, great service, and a new world menu that will knock your socks off. I really love the almond crusted halibut and the salad with cheese cigar sticks.

Thank physiciantraveler
Reviewed 10 July 2018

WE had 55 for a shower with are own choice of dishes and plenty of room for people and presents.The owner is very accommodation.

Thank 508Foodie
Reviewed 2 June 2018

We had dinner with friends al fresco in the garden patio area. Food was delicious and the sevice super attentive. After placing our order, we were curious about the tuna tartar and the server brought us a taster each of the appetizer between our starter...More

Thank BeaFog
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Len B
23 January 2015|
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Response from Amanda H | Reviewed this property |
They may mean the upstairs part. It is Sarah's Wine Bar. I have eaten at both places. The wine bar seems less formal than downstairs - and from what I recall (it has been a while in the upstairs part) less expensive. I went... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 00:00
Saturday
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 West Lane, Route 35, Ridgefield, CT 06877
    (Route 35)
  • Public Transportation: CT Branchville/NY Katonah
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Ridgefield
  • Phone Number: +1 203-438-8282
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