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Bistro 54

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54 Foster St | Ontario, Perth, Ontario K7H 1S1, Canada
+1 613-267-5454
17:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Brampton, Canada
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55 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

On the first evening when we arrive to Perth, decided to have dinner in our hotel room. So we went to Bistro 54 to order take out. Service was good, we ordered pasta with sea food and it was very delicious.

Thank Raisa S
Smiths Falls, Canada
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great appetizers - Saluni and gnocchi Gorgonzola and main dish mushroom linguine! So good...... We each had a different tart for dessert......one lemon and one chocolate and split them. Very good. Topped it off with Limoncello and coffee. Best meal!

Thank sunshine2star
Perth, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was ok but too expensive for what you get. The space is so crowded that you can't help but hear the conversations going on around you. No privacy and too expensive.

1 Thank momofiveperth
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

great pasta but extremely overpriced. have been here a couple of times and the meals are tasty but it comes at at high cost.

Thank lpic
Londondon, Ontario
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We stop here every time we are in town and we are never disappointed. There is a new menu which is just a couple weeks old. We tried the Pollo Tagliuzzare and Capricciosa. Both were delicious and very generous portions. We left very satisfied. Service was great and the ambience is perfect.

Thank Auldy
Westport, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Have visited 3 times in the last 6 months (and we live a 1.25 hr round trip away) because of the warmth, coziness, and astonishingly good Italian food. We could be in downtown Montreal, Ottawa, or Toronto. Appetizers and main dishes wide range of ingredients and flavours. Compact and carefully chosen Wine List

Thank Moores1970
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

My husband and I always look forward to an evening at the Bistro 54 Italiano in Perth, On.. We know the whole experience will be more than fulfilling. The ambiance, service, friendliness, and of course the anticipation of an exquisite meal is all part of the experience. This evening my husband ordered the "porchetta" a special of the week..One of... More 

Thank walldanielle
Perth, Canada
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28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The food was excellent, the atmosphere was intimate and the service was outstanding. Good place to go with friends. Why does it only rate a 4? The price is almost overwhelming. I would love to say I'd be going back, but, not until the prices get a bit better.

Thank Dalhousie_cat_lady
Kingston, Canada
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

You're in Perth ON and you wouldn't expect some of the nicest tasting Italian food around, but Bistro 54 surprises. The food is fresh, authentic and super tasty. I was there with a large group (25+) and The staff were amazing. They accommodated our large group easily and the food was hot and fast.

Thank Bryan S
Richland, Michigan
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I have eaten here 3 times now (would be more if I could afford it!) and every time it's absolutely fantastic. Service is good, atmosphere is good although limited seating and always busy. It is pricey but value is there to justify the cost. Wine prices are steep and should be reviewed accordingly with prices in the area. Antipasti Plate... More 

Thank Christopher R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 24
Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 Foster St | Ontario, Perth, Ontario K7H 1S1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Perth
  • Phone Number: +1 613-267-5454
Owned and operated by it's original husband and wife team since 2005.
A menu inspired by "Mamas Cucina" style Italian cooking.
Pasta hand made daily.Home made bread.Desserts made in house.
Pasta and seafood are our specialties though much diversity is found within the pages of our menu.
Extensive wine list roams the regions of Italy.
Gluten free options for every dinner on the menu.
Reservations not accepted for groups smaller than 8.
Maximum sit down table size is 14.
Upstairs wine lounge and dining room available.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?