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Bistro V

521 Montgomery Hwy Ste 113, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216-1876
+1 205-823-1505
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (7 reviews)
“crab cakes” (8 reviews)
“seafood” (8 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
521 Montgomery Hwy Ste 113, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216-1876
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here tonight based on Open Table reservations, and weren’t disappointed. We both ordered the shrimp and grits, which were very yummy! Service was good, prompt but not overbearing. We liked the decor too.

Thank dukefan86
Reviewed 27 October 2017

Visiting son-in -law and daughter who just moved to this area. Our server Amber was terrific! She first introduced us to the food there in detail, and was extremely attentive. The food was excellent, sea food very good, my daughter had the shrimp and grits...More

1  Thank weathergoddess2014
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We ordered the shrimp and grits and they were great. We enjoyed the evening meal and had great service

Thank rebelwebb
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Listen: We have visited several times, food is always very consistent! On this night, like several others, we opted to sit at the bar. This was a bad choice. Our bartender, Ashley, was confronted by another server about some issue concerning who was responsible for...More

Thank CarolB347
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We went around 1:20 for lunch and was seated promplty. Every one ordered the open roast beef sandwitch while i had a tuscan chicken sandwitch. The food was so good. the service was excellent. I can't wait to eat here again.

Thank Paulette M
Reviewed 29 June 2017

very good food and nice dining. the fish are excellent as are the other dishes. parking is also easy, although it is always relatively full.

Thank James W
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Food was good but I'm a small woman and cleaned my plate! I think for the price I would expect the portion to be a bit larger. I had a salad and added grilled chicken and there was enough chicken but really not enough of...More

Thank heatherlmiller
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

We got a gift card to Bistro V and had a delicious lunch: crab cakes and Cobb Salad with fried chicken. The wait staff is great and the ambiance is, too. Going back soon for an evening meal.

Thank followthegleam
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Bistro V is one of my favorite places to have lunch and to take out of town visitors. I try to find a non chain restaurant that is not barbecue to take my female friends and BV is perfect. The salads, sandwiches and entrees at...More

1  Thank Becky H
Reviewed 26 March 2017

The food is good, service is marginal and the ambiance leaves much to be desired in a restaurant at these prices.

Thank Vtal
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Questions & Answers
2 January 2017|
Response from Panda205 | Reviewed this property |
Bistro V is open every day except Sunday. Hours are lunch 11AM–2PM and dinner 5–9PM. Recommend reservations for Friday and Saturday nights.
11 January 2015|
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Response from lchambliss | Reviewed this property |
If you look up Bistro-v on the web it has the lunch and dinner menus, shows entres etc.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 521 Montgomery Hwy Ste 113, Vestavia Hills, AL 35216-1876
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Vestavia Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 205-823-1505
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