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Le Penguin

7 Sconset Sq, Westport, CT 06880-3501
+1 203-557-6432
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“pate” (3 reviews)
“steak frites” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
French, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
7 Sconset Sq, Westport, CT 06880-3501
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While this was a beautiful, intimate restaurant with delicious food, they have a lot to learn in timing their service. For example, our entree was brought out before we had finished our cocktails. If the timing was right, we would have finished our cocktails and...More

Thank Dianne65ct
Reviewed June 9, 2018

It was lovely to sit outside on a warm evening, and the wait staff were attentive. Of our party of four two of us had to send our meals back- over cooked. Unfortunately, when they came back the hangar steak was not any better cooked...More

Thank KimBG
Reviewed May 16, 2018

Excellent. What a find in Westport. Started with smoked salmon with haricot verts in a dill sauce... mmmm. Followed with poached salmon and potato salad (perfectly cooked, not underdone at all) & ratatouille. Unresistible chocolate mouse with raspberries on top instead of cream.... Excellent service....More

Thank Marlena N
Reviewed April 3, 2018

We came early, 6:30pm. On a Sat. Night. It is a small, intimate French bistro. The restaurant was already very busy. Tables are very close together and waiters had a somewhat difficult time maneuvering through such cramped space to deliver food to the tables. By...More

Thank postingtrot3
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Had our wedding anniversary last night and Le Penguin was the perfect spot to celebrate. Tipped off by our Open table reservation they congratulated us and gave us a great side by side spot. Great lighting and nice mix of folks(mostly young and not very...More

Thank billyboy18
Reviewed March 22, 2018

Let me say, first of all that the food was fine and fresh. Fine, but nothing to write home about. Nothing spectacular that you could not cook yourself at home. When one thinks of a French restaurant, one thinks of the mirrors in the dining...More

Thank EpicureAndPoor
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

We recently came here with high expectations. Onion soup was a special and it was excellent! If only I had gone home then. I ordered the steak frites as a main course and got what truly was at best an appetizer portion. I had friends...More

Thank Avidhiker
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Truly excellent visit to celebrate my birthday. Friendly well decorated restaurant. Starter of Tomato Tart with a nice flaky crust. On to a delicious steak Au Poivre with tiny potatoes and onions. Steak perfectly cooked and the sauce amazing. Side of haricot verte and tasty...More

Thank billyboy18
Reviewed September 20, 2017

This is our first visit. We ate early on a rainy Tuesday. The staff is very friendly and attentive. I started with the tuna tartare which was excellent; my wife the app' portion of the mushroom ravioli; also excellent. My entree was the Coquille St...More

1  Thank datawest20
Reviewed June 20, 2017

THis rendition of this location is a nice addition. The typical French Bistro type fare is now more open and decorated well. I had mussels that were delicious, my friends had fish and they loved their entrees. i hear it can get very loud later...More

Thank Msmouse1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Sconset Sq, Westport, CT 06880-3501
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Westport
  • Phone Number: +1 203-557-6432
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