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The Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner

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The Bistro has an open kitchen - See, Hear and Smell what's going on. In the heart of Ventnor you'll find The Bistro - Serving, european cuisine, only a few yards from the sea - 30 Pier Street, PO38 1SX. Relaxed, contemporary, cosy, arty bistro - local and own ingredients freshly prepared. Menu 5 choices per course. The Bistro is open every day ecept Tuesdays & Sunday evenings for Breakfast/Brunch/Lunch and Dinner. 24 Covers. Super wine list.Easy Parking.
US$ 6-US$ 26
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Mediterranean, European, British, Contemporary
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews strudel crab gratin steak sea bass pork belly pudding pot roast soup potatoes sandwiches seafood floating island spring onion open kitchen lovely ambience cooked to perfection sunday lunch
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to a private 70th birthday party here on Saturday. The food requested was Greek and oh my goodness, it was fabulous. The starters, main and dessert was superb with everything in the Greek style and the baklava was to die for!!!! As always,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank micheleiow
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I just happened upon this restaurant tonight. What a fantastic place for a fantastic meal! We were warmly greeted by the lady(owner we think).She was friendly and seated us on a table by the window. We both had a delicious starter, mine...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank FranB1099
Reviewed 1 week ago

we went with our friends we were lucky enough to be the first to try there new evening meal it was all excellent lovely owners and staff we will be back in the new year

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank rammie1946
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Last night we visited the Bistro following recommendations from our friends who accompanied us. Well all I can say is it was amazing!! From the moment we entered we were looked after, the food was just out of this world with intense mouthwatering tastes, local...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MarkjGibbs
Reviewed 9 November 2018

Most of our table were really pleased with our choices. A little remark but hardly serious was that my duck was overly sweet or perhaps unusually had too much sauce. My friends enjoyed their pollock so good to see them using a sustainable fish. Would...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AnneF160
Reviewed 31 October 2018

we arrived for the early bird special lovely welcome very friendly owners and staff had a lovely 3 course meal each excellent food we will return

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rammie1946
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We have eaten here a many occasions and the food and service has always been exceptional. Decent sized realistic portions for people who want to eat food. Beautifully presented too. It’s our favourite place this side of the island. A little gem.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tina C
Reviewed 23 October 2018

We enjoyed a tasty, well-presented and well-cooked meal at the Bistro. Generous portions of wholesome, interesting food.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rosalie K
Reviewed 23 October 2018

As a group of 7 we had booked in advance. Its not a huge restaurant and would always recommend booking ahead. YOu can watch the chef in the kitchen and there is art work on the walls to buy. The sunday roast beef was enjoyed...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 146gillianj
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Lovely bistro which was recommended by our hotel. My husband had the salmon and I the vegetarian option. Both dishes were very tasteful - we finished the meal off with the strudel which was really really delicious

Date of visit: September 2018
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I believe they are closed on Sunday's, sorry.
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