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Bistro 238

$$ - $$$, , Vegetarian Friendly
1413 King street E, Courtice, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
+1 905-576-4688
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1413 King street E, Courtice, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

My partner recently suggested that we try out this nearby restaurant, as she had heard about it from one of her colleagues . It is a small establishment with perhaps seating for 60 or so and is located in a non descript strip mall in...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Dropped by for the prime rib dinner special early in the evening. Was disappointed in the potato leek soup which had little flavour. But I was most dissapointed in the prime rib dinner. The meat looked as though it had been nuked. It did not...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 1 April 2018

This small restaurant has well prepared and presented food. Recommend reservations. Service was great.

Thank SailAwayxxx
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

The food was very good. Simon the chef, well done. Service was friendly and at a good pace. Drinks were well priced and had a great range. Nice craft beers. Atmosphere was nice to. Overall couldn’t fault!

Thank Wade76
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Our daughter for Christmas gave us a gift certificate for a nice dinner. We are connoisseurs of fine food and are always delighted when we can find a "jewel" restaurant that offers a wonderful palatable dinner. The ambiance was just perfect! its not a big...More

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

I was rather disappointed with the food and portion after reading all the reviews. The ceasar salad was sweet (sugary) and pretty small portion wise. The pasta was bland. Infused basil flavor was non existent. The "grilled chicken" tasted like boiled chicken. The salads took...More

Thank luciforia
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is a fave for nicer dining out. It is a small place and has a few key dishes. The food is very good and place is nice and quiet.

1  Thank Vytorres28
Reviewed 5 January 2018

We have eaten here several times and had always had a great time however on this occasion, we were very disappointed. My friend ordered the rack of lamb cooked medium well and it came out nearly raw – I eat rare meat and this was...More

1  Thank Cruiserrob
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

We heard about bistro from a friend and it is now our go to place for date night every Wednesday. I have almost tried every dish on the menu but my hubby always has the prime rib! The food is fantastic and the staff is...More

2  Thank Juwannsmom
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Very quient place. Small place with a nice atmosphere. Reasonable prices with excellent food. Only drawback was sitting in a booth that made things a little too crammed for 5 people. Would have been much better to sit at a table with a bit more...More

Thank peppino0250
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28 March 2016|
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Response from shank50 | Reviewed this property |
Yes and Yes in case they are busy check their hours April 6rth is a wed. they should be open .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1413 King street E, Courtice, Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oshawa
  • Phone Number: +1 905-576-4688
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