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Dress Codes

Look the part. Discuss restaurant dress codes with other Chowhounds to make sure you'll fit right in, plus share your thoughts on dress codes in restaurants.

Dress Code, for servers

by Dagney 5 months ago

Maybe I am being a prude.... We were having lunch today at a local casual diner. It's part of a local chain, but...


Dagney commented 5 months ago

Dress code at Quince?

by Non Cognomina 11 years ago

I got a last minute invite to dinner at Quince tomorrow night. I need to know if there is a dress code (ie are gentl...


TheeSweeney commented 8 months ago

Dress code in Portland Restaurants

by Texanbychoice 1 year ago

My wife and I are going to be in Portland next month and we know to plan for rain and cooler temps than what we are u...


Texanbychoice commented 1 year ago

What do I wear when taking my college sweetheart out on the town?

by hychka 1 year ago

Dr Talbot recently made a comment about hoodies and dark glasses on rock stars in 3*; and, my wife got after me just ...


ferret commented 1 year ago

Commanders- Dress code

by ellkayem 2 years ago

How strict is the dress code during the day - my group is still deciding if we are going to make reservations for wee...


hazelhurst commented 2 years ago

Delicate etiquette

by mbfant 2 years ago

Last night, in a newish and casual restaurant (not a bar, club, dive, etc.) in Manhattan, I found myself in direct li...

The Chowhound Team

The Chowhound Team commented 2 years ago

Dress code

by anndillman 2 years ago

Going to Oriole next week. Website states dressy. Does that mean suit & tie or jacket or will dress pants and long sl...


anndillman commented 2 years ago


by shoeman 2 years ago

Unsure of where to eat we stumbled into Patsy's as a last minute decision. It was about 8:30 pm during the week and t...


Sneakeater commented 2 years ago

Newport RI: Dress codes/Casual Seafood

by anotherjennifer 2 years ago

My husband and I are headed to Newport for a a couple of days before July 4th weekend (arriving Wednesday, leaving Fr...


Shazz commented 2 years ago

Toque! "dress code"

by gerbera 11 years ago

Hi, Looking to go to Toque! soon and was wondering what kind of clothing I should be wearing. I understand it's on...


OliverB commented 2 years ago

Venice restaurant (Al Covo) dress code

by dma1250 3 years ago

Not to sound like a boorish American, but what is the dress code at places like Al Covo and alle Testiere? I don't pl...


512window commented 3 years ago

Babbo Dress Code?

by gblcsw 3 years ago

Will be in NYC this week after a several year hiatus, so curious about restaurant dress codes. I know Babbo is bille...


mrnelso commented 3 years ago

Dressy restaurant in Seattle?

by paselkin 3 years ago

My father in law, a New Yorker, is coming to visit next week. His style expectations are very New York, in that he ex...


venice4504 commented 3 years ago

Annisa Dress Code?

by sw79 3 years ago

We have a Saturday 5:30 pm reservation to Annisa (early dinner before Radio City Christmas Spectacular). For those w...


foodwhisperer commented 3 years ago

"Country club casual" dress code. What is it?

by Harters 3 years ago

I'm doing some restaurant research for a forthcoming trip to America and I've come across this dress code phrase. ...


johnb commented 3 years ago

Dinner attire

by mujeresliebres 3 years ago

Hey guys, My fiance claims no restaurant in Portland requires guys to wear a jacket. I'd love to prove him wrong,...


mujeresliebres commented 3 years ago

Arzak Dress Code?

by UtahGetMe2 3 years ago

We will be going to Arzak at the end of September and my wife and I were wondering what the normal dress code is. ...


J.L. commented 3 years ago

Fresh Salt Old Saybrook

by javaandjazz 3 years ago

What's the dress code for Fresh Salt in Old Saybrook? Will nice shorts work for Saturday night or should we wear casu...


chowmensch commented 3 years ago

Dress Code/Clothes for lunch at L’Atelier de Joël Robuchon Paris?

by NitWit 3 years ago

We'll be going for lunch in a week as a party of 4: A teenager and 3 adults. For the teen we were thinking button dow...


Ptipois commented 3 years ago

Tio Pepe

by sweetpotater 12 years ago

We're headed to Tio Pepe for Restaurant Week and wonder what the dress is like there -- I assume I should make my hus...


lawhound commented 3 years ago