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Le Chien Noir Bistro

69 Brock St, Kingston, Ontario K7L 1R8, Canada
+1 613-549-5635
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Canadian, French, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
69 Brock St, Kingston, Ontario K7L 1R8, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were visiting the university and entertained a group of 7 total for dinner. we were given the "back room" for privacy. We had a view of the workings of the kitchen - ok if you like that sort of thing. Service was very attentive...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

New Head Chef rocks and has created many new dishes. Nice to change up the menu while respecting Chien Noir classics. Staff is awesome...they've got it all figured out ;)! Judith and Jeff

Thank J. C
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants when visiting Kingston. I started with the daily soup which was mushroom and it was amazing, full of flavor and perfect for a fall day. The tuna tartare was my main and it was very flavorful with the sesame and...More

Thank cfarq
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Consistent, casual, great bar seating, good food. Generous servings. I love the bartenders. Helpful, charming, attentive, professional.

Thank marcia s
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Overall my partner and I enjoyed Le Chien Noir. We went later in the evening and enjoyed a large corner table with comfortable seating. Our waiter was fantastic and attentive. The atmosphere was lovely with a detailed metallic ceiling and nice lighting. I ordered the...More

Thank 6RB9
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The staff of Chien Noir were great in that they were able to accommodate a group of 10 with little notice. I was here for dinner with colleagues from a work event. The menu had sufficient choices to suit all of us and even special...More

Thank cross2bear
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went to Kingston for our anniversary, we both have never been here before. Love the area! We went to Le Chien Bistro and I was a very unique spot, especially the back patio. The only con we had was that the...More

Thank Jennifer R
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I really loved the ambiance, cocktails and the food here. I would have given 5 stars but the service was very slow. We enjoy a leisurely meal and appreciate the food prepared as ordered but something was not right that evening. We...More

Thank jacVirginia
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Disappointed. 3rd visit. Had not been for 4 years. Featured appetizer not available at 7pm. 45 min wait between appetizers and main course. Great server, kept having to apologize for the wait. Will no longer recommend or go back.

Thank Denise P
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

When a restaurant (and its staff) are willing to keep their kitchen open late to feed 30+ hungry tattoo artists finishing a long day on the convention floor you might expect some grumpy employees, issues with orders or the food in general, but you'd be...More

Thank Rob E
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28 November 2017|
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Response from Robert C | Reviewed this property |
Iam.not certain .I expect they will have something . If you are thinking about a new years event atchien Noir. I would do it super soon .Did you check their website ?
5 July 2015|
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Response from Ruth H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know. Have you phoned them? Or checked their website?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 Brock St, Kingston, Ontario K7L 1R8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Kingston>  > Downtown Kingston
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 613-549-5635
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Located steps from historic Market Square, Le Chien Noir features French bistro classics & modern 'Farm to Table' features served in an upbeat, comfortable atmosphere. All dishes are prepared using fresh, high quality, seasonal and whenever possible local ingredients. Enjoy our colourful heated Courtyard Terrace, Dining room or our spacious Zinc Bar. 20 Wines by the glass, Craft beer, Vintage & Contemporary Cocktails. Prix Fixe Menu, Children's Menu, Vegetarian Options.
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