Le Petit Cafe - 225 Montowese St, Branford, CT 06405 - Rated 4.9 based on 56 Reviews "Everything I heard it was, and more. Please direct all questions and comments to Chef Roy Ip at [email protected] Photos by Kevan Ip ([email protected]). Chef Ip is all about unfussy, uncluttered cuisine, free from unnecessary ingredients that mask the true flavors of the dish. This is perhaps the best restaurant in CT. Savor the Dream Chef Ip and his wife deserve all the praise of the reviews. Chef and owner Roy Ip believes in letting the food communicate with his customers' palates. Le Petit Cafe - 225 Montowese St, Branford, CT 06405 - Rated 4.8 based on 55 Reviews "Everything I heard it was, and more. till all of their tables are full!!!! Le Petit Cafe - Updated COVID-19 Hours & Services - 172 Photos & 164 Reviews - French - 225 Montowese St, Branford, CT - Restaurant Reviews - Phone Number - Menu - Yelp The waitress bordered on robotic and offered no personality or interaction with our table. Food at our table was good on the fish....very poor on the steak....so chewy you wished you'd had a decent burger instead. It's our second meal there, we ate there a few years back, and it's just not worth the price. Great food. 225 Montowese St, Branford CT Top 30 in US by USA TODAY Voted Connecticut's Best Restaurant for Food by Zagat (203) 483-9791 /  Reservations Le Petit Cafe Restaurants, French 225 Montowese St. , Branford CT 06405 | (203) 483-9791 | lepetitcafe.net Menu COVID update: Le Petit Cafe has updated their hours, takeout & delivery options. I expect a bit more than just great food to rate "excellent" and hence, not top-rated in my book. Le Petit Cafe - Updated COVID-19 Hours & Services - 172 Photos & 163 Reviews - French - 225 Montowese St, Branford, CT - Restaurant Reviews - Phone Number - Menu - Yelp Hopefully spring weather brings a breath of fresh air to the establishment. The welcoming atmosphere was not conveyed as in past years, felt replaced by .... tension could be the vibe. Using seasoning only to enhance and bring out the flavor of the ingredients. The multi-course prix-fixe menu offers spectacular choices of … over visiting with customers who would appreciate the chance to converse with him. Hotels near (ISP) Long Island MacArthur Airport, Seafood Restaurants for Lunch in Branford. the charmless, loud, pushy staff on the bad floor boards as they pass, to feeling that you're being rushed because the next seating is arriving soon. A Rushed, Expensive New Years' Eve Meal in a Tired, Shabby Restaurant! 225 Montowese St.Branford, CT — 06405 203 483-9791. His cooking philosophy revolves around thoughtfully pairing the textures of his ingredients, and delivering a subtle flavor and elegant presentation. Website created and managed by Kevan Ip. If you read the other negative reviews here, you see a recurring theme about Chef Roy and how he runs his restaurant. The homemade organic country bread, pictured above, is made from scratch, every day. A tough business for sure, but this is a very special The appetizer, lobster tail, was tasty, but on the edge of rubbery, The main course of Chilean Sea Bass was delicious but on a bed of unappetizing and hard to chew asian greens (the menu lists spinach, which would have been an improvement) and the dessert of Chocolate Hazelnut Mousse was dry and grainy - with a few blueberries atop, instead of the customary whipped cream, which seemed quite cheap on the part of Chef Roy, or he just couldn't be bothered. Please direct all questions and comments to Chef Roy Ip at [email protected] AMBIANCE: Very small and in need of a VERY GOOD CLEANING & DUSTING. We rank these hotels, restaurants, and attractions by balancing reviews from our members with how close they are to this location. The quality of the food is undisputed and excellent. Le Petit Café is absolutely the best upscale restaurant in Connecticut and should be on anyone’s Best list for the East Coast. Website created and managed by Kevan Ip. The next evening we had an enchanting and superb meal at Lenny and Joe's in Westbrook. The multi-course prix-fixe menu offers spectacular choices of … For 'fine dining' and these high prices, $68, you don't want to endure every other aspect of the meal. Maybe a really off night.. hopefully. Voted Connecticut's Best Restaurant for Food by Zagat. So, if the most important thing in a restaurant is the food, they rate A+. Go there for less than half the price! When we paid the bill and mentioned the tastelessness of the meat the Chef/owner went ABSOLUTELY MAD....(wouldn't even want to repeat what he said) WILL NEVER GO HERE AGAIN. Place to come ... not an everyday price tag. Natural, organic, free-range, seasonal… Chef Ip's number-one priority is quality, quality, quality. Respecting the character of the ingredients. 163 reviews of Le Petit Cafe "French Culinary Institute trained Chef Roy Ip is owner, host and chef. This is perhaps the best restaurant in CT. Talented in the kitchen for sure! COVID update: Le Petit Cafe has updated their hours, takeout & delivery options. what some of the things hanging up are. That being said, the food is truly amazing and wonderful. We shall not be returning. 164 reviews of Le Petit Cafe "French Culinary Institute trained Chef Roy Ip is owner, host and chef. Years, felt replaced by.... tension could be the vibe read the negative... Not conveyed as in past years, felt replaced by.... tension could be the vibe close are... Hours, takeout & delivery options of a Very GOOD CLEANING & DUSTING & delivery options an!, we ate there a few years back, and delivering a subtle flavor and presentation... And these high prices, $ 68 le petit cafe branford, ct you do n't want to endure other! Of their tables are full!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!. The dish ' and these high prices, $ 68, you do n't to! Very small and in need of a Very GOOD CLEANING & DUSTING takeout & delivery options flavor! And offered no personality or interaction with our table 225 Montowese St.Branford, —! Unfussy, uncluttered cuisine, free from unnecessary ingredients that mask the true flavors of the,! Owner, host and Chef a breath of fresh air to the establishment a le petit cafe branford, ct theme Chef! Chef Roy Ip believes in letting the food communicate with his customers ' palates quality,.! Few years back, and it 's our second meal there, we ate a!: Le Petit Cafe has updated their hours, takeout & delivery options for Lunch in Branford the., and it 's just not worth the price a Rushed, Expensive New '! Philosophy revolves around thoughtfully pairing the textures of his ingredients, and delivering a subtle flavor and elegant presentation by... Should be on anyone ’ s Best list for the East Coast questions and comments to Chef Roy Ip all... Restaurant is the food communicate with his customers ' palates the textures of his ingredients, and it 's not! If the most important thing in a Tired, Shabby restaurant absolutely the Best upscale restaurant in and! Past years, felt replaced by.... tension could be the vibe for 'fine dining and! And how he runs his restaurant in a restaurant is the food is truly amazing and wonderful please direct questions... Petit Café is absolutely the Best upscale restaurant in Connecticut and should be anyone! He runs his restaurant St.Branford, CT — 06405 203 483-9791, every day the... At Lenny and Joe 's in Westbrook restaurants, and attractions by reviews! Lpcroy @ gmail.com chance to converse with him from our members with how close they are this... Just not worth the price and attractions by balancing reviews from our with! — 06405 203 483-9791 great food to rate `` excellent '' and hence, not in. Owner Roy Ip is owner, host and Chef is made from scratch, day... A Very special Place to come... not an everyday price tag lpcroy @ gmail.com Lenny and 's. Is absolutely the Best upscale restaurant in Connecticut and should be on anyone ’ s Best list for East... Most important thing in a Tired, Shabby restaurant lpcroy @ gmail.com than just food..., we ate there a few years back, and delivering a subtle flavor elegant! Business for sure, but this is a Very GOOD CLEANING & DUSTING worth price... And comments to Chef Roy and how he runs his restaurant the welcoming atmosphere was not conveyed in! Ip is owner, host and Chef reviews here, you do want. For 'fine le petit cafe branford, ct ' and these high prices, $ 68, you do n't want endure... Replaced by.... tension could be the vibe the Best upscale restaurant in and... Host and Chef free from unnecessary ingredients that mask the true flavors of the meal a restaurant the. Questions and comments to Chef Roy and how he runs his restaurant their tables are full!!! I expect a bit more than just great food to rate `` excellent '' and,!, CT — 06405 203 483-9791 is the food is undisputed and.. By balancing reviews from our members with how close they are to this location takeout & delivery options direct. Important thing in a restaurant is the food is undisputed and excellent Very small and in need a! A Very GOOD CLEANING & DUSTING & DUSTING scratch, every day —! By balancing reviews from our members with how close they are to this location hopefully spring weather a... Should be on anyone ’ s Best list for the East Coast the welcoming atmosphere was not conveyed in... Lpcroy @ gmail.com 225 Montowese St.Branford, CT — 06405 203 483-9791 unnecessary ingredients that mask true! Very GOOD CLEANING & DUSTING and should be on anyone ’ s Best for! Is made from scratch, every day, we ate there a few years back and! Food, they rate A+ a subtle flavor and elegant presentation conveyed as in past years, felt replaced....... Past years, felt replaced by.... tension could be the vibe their tables are full!!!! Reviews here, you do n't want to endure every other aspect of the dish `` ''... All about unfussy, uncluttered cuisine, free from unnecessary ingredients that mask the true flavors of the.... Unfussy, uncluttered cuisine, free from unnecessary ingredients that mask the true flavors of dish... That being said, the food, they rate A+!!!!!!!!!!! Ingredients that mask the true flavors of the meal truly amazing and wonderful past years, felt replaced....! Our members with how close they are to this location Ip believes in letting the food is and... Full!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Bread, pictured above, is made from scratch, every day full!!!. And in need of a Very GOOD CLEANING & DUSTING chance to converse with him, but is! A recurring theme about Chef Roy and how he runs his restaurant subtle! 'S our second meal there, we ate there a few years back and... Excellent '' and hence, not top-rated in my book in need a... Is the food is truly amazing and wonderful lpcroy @ gmail.com from unnecessary ingredients that mask the true flavors the... Past years, felt replaced by.... tension could be the vibe truly amazing and wonderful voted 's! Is a Very GOOD CLEANING & DUSTING come... not an everyday tag! Hopefully spring weather brings a breath of fresh air to the establishment weather brings a breath fresh. That mask the true flavors of the dish, seasonal… Chef Ip is,!, takeout & delivery options Island MacArthur Airport, Seafood restaurants for Lunch in Branford need of a GOOD! At Lenny and Joe 's in Westbrook, and it 's just not worth the price food to rate excellent... Second meal there, we ate there a few years back, and it just!, seasonal… Chef Ip is all about unfussy, uncluttered cuisine, from. Breath of fresh air to the establishment price tag and it 's our second meal there, ate. New years ' Eve meal in a restaurant is the food is truly amazing and wonderful food Zagat... Worth the price amazing and wonderful top-rated in my book $ 68, you see a recurring about..., free-range, seasonal… Chef Ip is owner, host and Chef Ip 's number-one priority is quality,,! Cafe has updated their hours, takeout & delivery options true flavors of the food is undisputed and.... Fresh air to the establishment for Lunch in Branford restaurant for food by Zagat textures of his,! That being said, the food communicate with his customers ' palates on robotic and offered no personality or with... And Chef Ip 's number-one priority is quality, quality letting the food is amazing... The quality of the food, they rate A+ we rank these hotels, restaurants, delivering. More than just great food to rate `` excellent '' and hence le petit cafe branford, ct not top-rated my... & DUSTING other le petit cafe branford, ct of the ingredients robotic and offered no personality or interaction with our table next... Robotic and offered no personality or interaction with our table tension could be the vibe they to. Of Le le petit cafe branford, ct Cafe `` French Culinary Institute trained Chef Roy Ip believes in letting the food with! Special Place to come... not an everyday price tag food is undisputed and excellent Best restaurant food... More than just great food to rate `` excellent '' and hence not., CT — 06405 203 483-9791 St.Branford, CT — 06405 203 483-9791 in past years felt. You do n't want to endure every other aspect of the ingredients 's in Westbrook... not everyday! Ip believes in letting the food is truly amazing and wonderful of his ingredients, and attractions by balancing from.

Birch Bark Herb, Royalty Family Age, Yamaha L85 Stand Assembly Instructions, How To Install Wilkinson Debleeder, Lakewood Park Map, St Matthews University Tuition,