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Le Canard Enchaine

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276 Fair St, Kingston, NY 12401-3848
+1 845-339-2003
Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Tue 11:30 - 21:30
Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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New York City, New York
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52 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I've gotten into the habit of avoiding dinner out on V-Day. The restaurants often seem over-booked with the holiday crowd and quality & service tend to suffer. We'll usually venture out the day before or after and have a better experience. Not so this time... we dined at La Carnard on the 14th and dinner was absolutely perfect. I ordeded... More 

Thank RudesterSXM
Kingston, New York
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great restaurant! I have been there many time over the past ten+ years and have never been disappointed. The food is great and the service staff has been there for so long they are like family, in a great way. Must try dishes are the shrimp Indochine which is served over rice with sweet sauce and wasabi,... More 

Thank frank f
Kingston, New York
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always have a great meal here. The duck is great. The snails in the. Cognac sauce are unreal. Bread is perfect. Great selection of wine. Rack of lamb is a must try!!! We go here once a month.

Thank thsjr2
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

We eat here frequently. They have the best French onion soup I have had. Lots of specials, great short ribs, a good wine list, great service, pretty interior.

Thank Wendy M
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88 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Great find on our way back from a trip. As Belgian, we love French cuisine and this was a great find, too bad that it is so far from home. We had the escargots, the blood sausage (almost impossible to find in the area) and it was simply delicious as well as the tarte tatin.

Thank Isabelle M
Woodstock, New York
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

This is where we go in Uptown Kingston for special occasions, and have been doing so for many years. Cozy with a touch of elegance. It is pricey, but I believe one day a week, or occasionally, there is a prix fixe option that makes it all doable for those who would not normally spend. Great place for a special,... More 

Thank Zoey M
New York City, New York
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

What can I say? I have been back to this gem for over 15 yrs Jean jacque has created the finest French restaurant outside of NYC and been consistent for all these years. If you long for great food..romantic atmosphere and a taste of what Paris must have been like in the 40's and 50's come here. As a former... More 

Thank zencowboy61
Poughkeepsie, NY
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Fifteen years ago, my wife and I went to dinner here with her parents. From the minute we walked in until the minute we left, we did not feel welcome. The waiter was rude and I vowed never to return. Fast forward to 2016. My 13 year old daughter loves Alton Brown from the Food Network and read a review... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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235 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We had a great dinner there last month, and had a wonderful evening; I was surprised then that although the menu online is very limited, they had several specials on the menu that night. I found an excellent sweetbread which I love and its hard to find, and my wife had the sole lemon butter which was also goog. A... More 

Thank Alain L
long island
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We happened upon this restaurant because it was located down the block from our B and B. The restaurant itself was beautifully decorated in the chic French bistro style. The wait service was very professional yet relaxed. You really get the feeling the staff is working together to ensure your experience. It obviously was "gourmet" in its selection of entrees... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 276 Fair St, Kingston, NY 12401-3848
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Kingston
  • Phone Number: +1 845-339-2003

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