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Savory Square Bistro

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32 Depot Sq, Hampton, NH 03842-1962 (RT. 1)
+1 603-926-2202
16:30 - 21:30
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Mon - Thu 16:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 22:00
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North Hampton, New Hampshire
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330 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 

Thank msmith703
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 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

Thank Bob P
Hampton, New Hampshire
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank wienernh
Fairfield, Connecticut
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 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.

Thank AprilinParis2012
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 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!

Thank BethV31
Hampton, New Hampshire
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank geebeer
New Hampshire
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 

Thank 112358
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 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 

Thank Chris N
Stratham, NH, United States
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We haven't been here for along time but it did not disappoint. The dining room is small so it is quiet and has nice ambience. The meals were delicious and the service was excellent. The manhattan special was not great but the martini special was excellent. The wine selection is good. The dessert was a lemon square to die for.... More 

Thank Janice W
Dover, New Hampshire
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

This restaurant is tucked away, but when you find it you will go back again and again. The food is absolutely outstanding, the staff is knowledgeable and inviting. Whether you eat in the pub or the dining room, the experience will not disappoint. The cooking school is first class and I highly recommend it for a group outing with friends.... More 

Thank mmchampagne603

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
American, Gluten Free Options
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
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 22:00
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
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?