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Bouche Bistro

451 W Alameda St, Entrance on W Water St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-1962
+1 505-982-6297
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“escargot” (30 reviews)
“profiteroles” (19 reviews)
“calf's liver” (7 reviews)
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451 W Alameda St, Entrance on W Water St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-1962
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Elegant dining with a small menu and specials you need to try. We had the corn soup, which had a wonderful light flavor and texture. All the entrees are unique. I had the prawn with broccoli and my wife had raviolis with a delicate sauce....More

3  Thank MalcolmandSirius
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I keep hoping, but Bouche is not a Bistro in the classical French sense! Attitude is more important than attention to detail and consistent performance in the kitchen, but for those who have not experienced the charm, camaraderie and consistency of a good French Bistro...More

Thank Stephanie J
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I brought a friend here who was visiting from out of town. We thought we had reservations but were mistaken on the date. The host accommodated us with no problem, and was so kind and gracious. The authentic french bistro cuisine at Bouche is delicious...More

5  Thank B_Luvs_Fe
Reviewed 4 April 2017

$9.00 for Bottled water...give me a break. steak tartar....might as well go get a rare hamburger. nothing worth paying 20+bucks for.

3  Thank visit-often-to-NM
Reviewed 2 April 2017

The atmosphere of Bouche Bistro is cozy, old world, comfortable. We had great service, the food was wonderful! I had the Calf’s Liver Dijonnaise, Spinach and Onions which was perfectly cooked. I rarely order calf's liver because it isn't done well. This was perfect! My...More

5  Thank kjpuloma
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Last week, my friend and I drove down from Denver to spend a few days in Santa Fe. It was our second trip to explore the city together and so I wanted Maghan to experience new restaurants outside of my stomping grounds that I always...More

7  Thank harmonyw2
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We went early to dinner at BB and had a relaxing quiet dinner. Our server was top notch....attentive, helpful and personable. We had the charcuterie plank and escargot to start. Both were delicious as was the bread and great wine. Our exception came because we...More

4  Thank SACALosAngeles
Reviewed 15 March 2017

While visiting Santa Fe my husband & I enjoyed dinner here. Their menu is outstanding and the presentation and preparation of the food does not disappoint. I enjoyed the sweetbread and the calf liver --- oh so good. My husband had the Coq au Vin...More

5  Thank Dory92064
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped in to this little bistro with a couple of old friends and were treated to a simply exceptional dining experience. Everything about the meal from the moment we sat down was perfect. The food is too good to even try to describe. Take...More

3  Thank dbc_la
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We came here for Restaurant Week and were so disappointed in the food. The salads were average. One had the Coq au Vin and didn't care for it and the mashed potatoes were grainy and not at all creamy and smooth as described. I had...More

1  Thank 2Travelers43
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 451 W Alameda St, Entrance on W Water St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-1962
    (Guadalupe Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe
  • Phone Number: +1 505-982-6297
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Bouche is a neighborhood French bistro located in the heart of Santa Fe, serving inspired rustic French cuisine prepared by award-winning chef Charles Dale. Bouche offers an exceptional variety of new and old world wine selections to accompany the menu. Seating is limited and reservations are recommended.
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