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Bistro Live

Nottingham | 2 Barker Gate, Lace Market, Nottingham NG1 1JS, England
+44 115 947 3666
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cupcakes” (10 reviews)
“hen night” (59 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Nottingham | 2 Barker Gate, Lace Market, Nottingham NG1 1JS, England
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1 - 10 of 524 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went for my daughter's hen do. Food was very good considering the number of people there. Band were brilliant!!! 16 of us so difficult to go anywhere 'on spec' Well thought out really all things considered. You can even dance on the tables!

Thank Helenrh2014
Bistro L, Manager at Bistro Live, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review! We are glad that you had a great night out with us. We wish your daughter all the best for the future! Lee

Reviewed 4 days ago

What a great night.food was amazing. The service was excellent and the waiters were very polite and funny ,nothing was to much for them .The music was great got everyone up dancing on tablet.was a fab night. Well done bistro live will be returning 😍

Thank holiday12015
Bistro L, Manager at Bistro Live, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your amazing review! We are glad you had a great night with us. I will pass your lovely comments along to our Staff, I know they will be over the moon. We hope to see you again soon! Lee

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What an amazing night we had. The food was very good and the music was amazing. The staff are really friendly and you don't have to move far from your friends.

Thank Mandy J
Bistro L, Manager at Bistro Live, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the lovely review!! we hope to you again soon!! Lee

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing night. First class food. Excellent waiting staff. Table decorated for hen do. Fun filled disco run by waiting staff. Nothing too much trouble - waiter joined in to help us with our dare cards (poor Vik!!). He was very attentive and nothing was...More

Thank smellymel1971
Bistro L, General Manager at Bistro Live, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your glowing review. Vik is an absolute credit to the team and i'm glad he made your evening that extra special. Hopefully we will see you again soon. Katie

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bistro live at Nottingham is great for hen parties and birthday parties, and celebrations of most kinds. It is an ideal way to have a private table for you and your guests but also the ultimate party atmosphere. I'm literally on my way home now...More

Thank Lo B
Bistro L, General Manager at Bistro Live, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow, thank you so much for giving us a review on your way home, I'm so glad you had a great night with us. I have also passed your feedback onto Laura and she is buzzing you have given her a shout out. Thank you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was invited by a friend who won free tickets. To be honest I was not expecting much, but it was so much better than expected. The food was really excellent, the service was great, totally let down by the wine (absolutely awful) and the...More

Thank Lil-Mushy-Pea
Bistro L, General Manager at Bistro Live, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I'm so glad your night was better than expected! Really sorry you didn't enjoy our wine menu, we don't normally do this but on your next visit with us if give your server a shout, you can sample before buying so you pick the right...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we went to this venue for my daughters hen do. everyone had a great time. the food was good, the venue ideal, fast service very personal the hen party bags were personlised with brides name and date. plenty of drink choices. ideal place to let...More

Thank kavison69
Bistro L, General Manager at Bistro Live, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Such a lovely review to read. I hope your daughter has an amazing wedding day and you all enjoy the special day! Katie

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having been to bistro live Nottingham on a number of occasions this time was just as good as it's always been. From the moment we got in to the time we left (which was right at the end) we knew it was going to be...More

Thank Sam B
Bistro L, General Manager at Bistro Live, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

What an incredible review - Thank you so much Sam! I have been doing the 9-5 dance for some years myself now and absolutely love it when the customers join in, thank you for getting involved and remembering the routine. Katie

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere!!! Fab cocktail jugs for the table Amazing food Enthusiastic staff (feel like they are part of your party) Awesome music, a little bit of something for everyone ...& dancing on the tables ;-) Great value for money Make sure to take all your...More

Thank Charlotte M
Bistro L, General Manager at Bistro Live, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your glowing review Charlotte. I'm so pleased the staff made your night more enjoyable - they truly are such an amazing bunch! Katie

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Haven't danced on the tables for years so had great fun. The food was really quite good and the staff were very efficient. Cocktails were very nice, coming by the jug. Safety had been thought about as the floor had been painted with something sticky...More

Thank Susan O
Bistro L, General Manager at Bistro Live, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Susan, Thank you so much for taking time to leave us a review. Really pleased you had a great night partying with us. Hopefully we will see you again very soon. Katie

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Stuart F
what time does it close
19 May 2017|
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Response from Bistro L | Property representative |
Hi There, We open at 7pm on Friday and Saturday evenings and close at 1am followed by a short drinking up period.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$22 - US$41
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nottingham | 2 Barker Gate, Lace Market, Nottingham NG1 1JS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Nottingham
  • Phone Number: +44 115 947 3666
  • E-mail
Description
Bistro Live is a live music restaurant in Leicester, Nottingham and Milton Keynes.A perfect venue if youre celebrating something like a hen night, birthday party, leaving do, Christmas Party - or anything really!The Food - We have a full time team of chefs that have been with us from the start of Bistro Live! Coming up with vibrant new menu ideas and cooking from fresh to order on the night of your visit. The Entertainment - With access to the very best live bands and party DJ's on the circuit, we make sure that the acts we choose will get event the most reluctant up and dancing!The Atmosphere - Is the best in town! You dont have to work for it, our fun loving staff will make sure you have an unforgettable night out!
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