Chef Luis Restaurant

Authentic Elevated

Comfort Food

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Open Daily for Lunch and Dinner

Take authentic elevated comfort food right to your kitchen table.

From large plates to unique salads, choose from a variety of options.

You can find Chef Luis cuisine at the heart of New Canaan, CT.

Have questions or want to talk to Chef Luis directly? Contact us today!


A favorite among locals Chef Luis restaurant has earned its reputation through its exquisite cuisine with a warm and friendly atmosphere ensconced on bustling Elm Street in the center of the picturesque town of New Canaan, Connecticut. Influenced and Inspired by the Mediterranean Chef Luis creates a truly seasonal panacea of culinary delights to suit any mood or palate, with ingredients sourced locally, whenever possible.

The down-to-earth food and contemporary feel makes Chef Luis a convivial, family friendly yet casually elegant destination restaurant frequented by neighbors and visitors alike. Stop in for a glass of wine, or come out for a special occasion dinner. With our Boquitas Bar, and comfortable restaurant, you’re welcome to our renowned Tacos at the bar or an exceptional dining experience in the restaurant. Chef Luis welcomes you – often in person – to his restaurant and looks forward to providing you with a thoroughly enjoyable and memorable experience that will have you coming back for more.

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See What Our Past Patrons Have To Say


Highly Recommend

"I love going to fusion-type restaurants, and let me tell you, this place was fantastic. The chef is Guatemalan, so everything is definitely infused with a unique flare. I went there on Tuesday night …Read More

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Chef Luis is a real gem

Chef Luis is a real gem. The menu choices show originality and sophistication. Owner, Luis, takes great pride in his kitchen and the customer experience.…Read More

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Love this place

Great chef in this small restaurant, about to expand. Food is consistently excellent. Love this place.…Read More

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