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105 Erie St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 2M5, Canada
+1 519-273-5000
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lamb chops” (14 reviews)
“prix fix menu” (8 reviews)
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM Hours
French, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
105 Erie St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 2M5, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything my wife and I sampled was delicious. Service was attentive, anticipatory and friendly. Bijou has a very talented chef indeed. Wine list is a little limited. I would have liked to see a few more choices for Cabernet Sauvignon blends and Pinot Noirs. Definitely...More

Thank Waterloonie
Bijou_Restaurant, Public Relations Manager at Bijou, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your kind words about our culinary team! You have definitely made their day.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our party of three had dinner at this lovely restaurant prior to our Stratford Festival theatre performance. We were greeted personally by the owners and seated at a comfortably large table well separated from other diners. The dining area has been enlarged significantly since our...More

Thank Geoscientist
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our meal last night at the Bijou was wonderful. The food is almost all from the local farms, except for the PEI mussels my husband had. The food was fresh and creative in its finished form. The soup was a lovely flavour . I had...More

Thank Carolyn C
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend! I had the trout and it was top notch! Was there for a work function, our server was as the good!

Thank Curtis C
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Fantastic meal. Owners and staff are wonderful. Made the evening out a real pleasure. The food was the one of the best I've ever had.

Thank Barrie F
Reviewed 23 December 2017

I had the most remarkable shellac manicure ever! Always a pleasure and Yuri is amazing.......Love the service and the talented Yuri

1  Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 10 December 2017

The food was good, the atmosphere was beyond disappointing. I Booked a reservation on line, not anticipating sitting by the front door and next to the bar, which was an obvious pass thru to sit in what must be a more a desirable area in...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This place now has a special place in my heart. It began snowing and Stratford became a ghost town. We were going to another restaurant up the street but it was closed. So we walked down to Bijou and I'm glad we did. Besides us...More

Thank Vernon B
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Had dinner there with a couple of friends and was really looking forward to what we thought was going to be an outstanding dinner. It was the most awkward dinner ever. The plate came out with huge chunks of cauliflower and broccoli and the meal...More

Thank granddamme
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Bijou is everything you would expect from a great restaurant – stylish atmosphere, complex dishes beautifully presented and extremely attentive, friendly service. Everything was delicious and I think you can have confidence that whatever you order will be an inventive use of ingredients and impeccably...More

Thank Leslie H
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Elle Z
27 November 2017|
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Response from Jeff M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the Bijou does sell Gift Certificates. Please call 519.273.5000, ask for Mark, and he'll look after you.
29 June 2016|
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Response from RichardKono | Reviewed this property |
No dress code. Eclectic range of diners. All welcome.
16 August 2015|
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Response from Bijou_Restaurant | Property representative |
Regarding food allergies - Bijou is very flexible accommodating unique dietary dispositions. Our menu changes daily and we strive to find solutions versus lack of flexibility. I would recommend calling the restaurant at... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 19 - US$ 66
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Erie St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 2M5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Stratford
  • Phone Number: +1 519-273-5000
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Bijou, a culinary gem in Stratford Ontario, honours the tradition of inventive French bistro cuisine presented on a daily inspired Chalkboard Menu. Our regular menu is complimented by our after 8pm shareable Food Flights and Small Plates featuring the best ingredients of Perth County. These delectable bites are perfectly paired with small craft wineries and the best of old world classics. NOW serving lunch.
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