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Bema J's Bistro

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
3515 Bobcat Village Center Rd, North Port, FL 34288-8977
+1 941-257-8036
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (23 reviews)
“potato salad” (3 reviews)
“wraps” (3 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
3515 Bobcat Village Center Rd, North Port, FL 34288-8977
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went based solely on Trip Advisor reviews and menu. Were meeting people from Venice and this was in the middle. The décor is very nice, and the food was all good. It's very small-maybe 10 tables-and only 1 for 6 people when we went....More

Thank valnal3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to meet friends at Bema J's and it happened to be rib night. We are so glad to have gone on a Wednesday because it is their rib night!! Best ribs we had eaten in years. So many choices of sauces!! Highly recommend!!!

Thank muffoz
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Even though most restaurants have bars, they may have ample open chairs at the bar. However, most of them are taken on Friday and Saturday. My hubby and I always call for reservations, but sometimes we pop in at the Bistro on a Friday night...More

Thank jmfcps
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Tried to make reservations at the bar (for three years) always told no reservations at bar. Waited at table for an hour only to find other people had reservations at bar and jumped in ahead of us. Will not return. Have been generous tippers for...More

Thank Rosemary C
Reviewed 16 November 2017

I went with a group of eight, with reservations for rib night. (Wednesdays, and reservations are a must.) Hard to pick from the 10 different rib flavors, but I chose Caribbean Jerk and they were excellent. Had sweet potato fries with mine. They serve beer...More

Thank Cecilia R
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Go on a Wednesday night for a ribs only menu. 12 different sauces. Meat falls off the bones and melts in your month. A true neighborhood bistro. You'll always see someone you know. I've had ribs all over the country. None better than these. Nough'...More

Thank McMoredocj
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

This is a hidden gem. Wednesday night is rib night and they are worth the visit. Very tender and the bbq sauces are excellent. You have about 10 different ones to choose from and they are great. Yes service can be slow because the place...More

Thank zepp053
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Went there on a Friday night early . Only a couple of people there. My friend raved about Northport's secret treasure. They told us to sit anywhere, we did. Ordered and rec'd our food, it was good and hot. We were almost done and the...More

Thank nightnurse65
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Very good. Staff very pleasant and helpful.Good was outstanding. Exactly what I ordered and get filling.

Thank lauravir2013
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We heard about this restaurant through the grapevine and decided to try it for ourselves. We were greeted warmly by the owner, and loved the ambiance of the restaurant. Our dinner of veal parm and shrimp scampi was delicious, and we plan on returning soon.

Thank Elise C
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Cindy O
15 September 2015|
Response from VictorMeliti | Reviewed this property |
I believe during the week it is open for lunch. Since I cannot include a direct link to their website, please look it up it is easy to find. Tuesday - Friday: 11am-9pm Saturday: 4pm - Close Closed Sunday and Monday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3515 Bobcat Village Center Rd, North Port, FL 34288-8977
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  North Port
  • Phone Number: +1 941-257-8036
Located in Bobcat Village Center
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