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Dominique Bistro

14 Christopher St. Send to Phone
A Greenwich Village Gallic eatery with an ambient piano bar/jazz club in the cellar.

Cuisine
Open
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner daily
Open late
Features
  • Dress code: Casual

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Dominique Bistro Restaurant Review

: Namesake Dominick Pepe created the menu at this bistro at the corner of Christopher and Gay Streets, bringing a touch of Paris to the West Village. It’s a charming, small and romantic restaurant with a European atmosphere focusing on classic French comfort cuisine that includes starters of cheese or charcuterie boards, mussels in a saffron fennel broth, escargots, and a seared lobe of foie gras on a Belgian waffle. Duck confit, bouillabaisse, cassoulet, beef bourguignon and Châteaubriand for two are a few of the Gallic entrées to work your way through. Don’t overlook the sweet stuff: a light chocolate soufflé, crème brûlée, chocolate mousse or --- in European style --- that same cheese board for dessert are all worthy meal finishers. The wine menu is extensive; 50 percent are French wines and the rest is sourced internationally from a variety of regions. There’s a piano bar in the downstairs space that’s open for dinner nightly, and twice weekly it offers entertainment with a $10 cover charge.
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