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Savory Square Bistro

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32 Depot Sq, Hampton, NH 03842-1962 (RT. 1)
+1 603-926-2202
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Closed
Hours:
Mon - Thu 16:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The service, the food was all fantastic. Small restaurant with excellent service. Attentive without being over bearing. Love this place!

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Thank Judy S
new hampshire
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50 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Went there for the Wednesday night buck a shuck oyster night. Restaurant is open from 4:30 to 9:30. Arrived at 6:30 and not overly as busy as it can be. Sat down in bar area right away. We were immediately informed they were out of oysters. Now, how do you run out of oysters 2 hours into your weekly wednesday... More 

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Thank Terry G
North Hampton, New Hampshire
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370 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We moved nearby and love French food. We thought there was no way this restaurant could compare to our travels in Paris and we were very pleasantly wrong. The food is consistently good, with great specials and drinks. The waitstaff is okay. I think they could work on the service a bit as they're a little inattentive (especially for such... More 

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Thank WanderlustLady2
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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Ate in the bar which is very friendly and comfortable. Great service and food. Dining room is more formal and sedate. So depending on what you are looking for this place has it

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Thank Bob P
Hampton, New Hampshire
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Have tried eating here several times, but have never warmed up to the place. The food is good, but the atmosphere is somewhat stuffy and the staff not welcoming.

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Thank wienernh
Fairfield, Connecticut
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We've eaten here twice and have been impressed with the food and also the wait staff in the bar. There is a restaurant, but we choose the bar and love it. We also met the owner the first night we were there and thoroughly enjoyed talking with him. We highly recommend the Bistro.

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Thank AprilinParis2012
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Great evening. Wild mushroom risotto with pan seared scallops is a fabulous choice. Apps poutine is great, no heavy gravy. Escargot en croute, phenomenal. Waiting now for dessert, and espresso martinis..great date night!

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Thank BethV31
Hampton, New Hampshire
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant, run by a man who has been in the business in Hampton for more than 30 years, has proven to be consistently good and a good value this winter. The Wednesday $1 each oysters are a great asset as are the half price appetizers on Wednesdays. There are also small plates so you can have a creative and... More 

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Thank geebeer
New Hampshire
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We had a gift certificate, so we went. Online, the menu looked promising, but pulling up to the strip mall and walking into the place, it looks like it hasn't been remodeled since the 90's. We opted for a light dinner in the bar. I didn't notice what kind of chairs they had in the dining room, but the wooden... More 

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Thank 112358
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

If it is fine dining you seek, Savory Square in Hampton, NH is where you will find it. Award-winning chef Ron Boucher has brought to Seacoast, NH as close to a Paris fine dining experience as any food critic could ever hope for. While not a professional food critic myself, my french background has allowed me to experience the best... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
16:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
16:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
16:30 - 21:30
Thursday
16:30 - 21:30
Friday
16:30 - 22:00
Saturday
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Depot Sq, Hampton, NH 03842-1962
    (RT. 1)
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Hampton
  • Phone Number: +1 603-926-2202
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.

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