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Le Petit Bistro

1405 W El Camino Real, Mountain View, CA 94040-2405
+1 650-964-3321
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average2%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“escargot” (4 reviews)
“canard” (3 reviews)
“fixed menu” (2 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
French, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1405 W El Camino Real, Mountain View, CA 94040-2405
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Had a great dinner on my last trip to mountainview. Enjoyed the house salad to start and the lamb chops as a main course. The lamb was perfect.

Thank peter m
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We shared Mussel Mariniere as an appetizer. It was such a pleasant surprise: mussels were large, the sauce had wine, garlic, cream--it was delicious and the portion was quite abundant. The mixed salad was nothing special. The medallions de porc was served with mashed potatoes...More

Thank FarmerRK
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We eat here from time to time. Tonight they served baked petrale sole which was outstanding. Everything about this place is charming and warm. The prices are reasonable for the location and the quality,

Thank 222ceecee
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Once you step foot in to Le Petit Bistro you think you have ended up in a Parisian Bistro. I loved everything with this place - my husband and I celebrated our anniversary here and the setting is romantic. If you want to go somewhere...More

1  Thank johannajaakola
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

The food was fabulous...and the service was even better! Don't miss this wonderful gem! I had the lamb. Yum!!!

1  Thank Debbie H
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has been here for many years, but somehow I only visited it recently. Very impressed with food, service, ambience, and value. The menu features the best of traditional French cuisine done beautifully. For an extraordinary taste of France, visit Le Petit Bistro! Reservations...More

2  Thank RDB27
Reviewed 15 October 2016

It's not every day you see french restaurant run by actual french people and they are doing it so well! The food is great, the ambience is warm and welcoming and on top of that you get blackboards on walls to explore any ideas that...More

3  Thank Anton G
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

First visit to this bistro and the food was so very good! I am picky about French cuisine and the chef did not disappoint throughout the entire meal. We will absolutely return. Do not miss the coq au vin...exceptional.

1  Thank Stacey C
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Just reviewed this place only a few months ago, but our recent Bastille Day experience was too special not to mention. On that day, they offer, in addition to their regular menu, a special bouillabaisse, which we've never tried. It was superb! As was the...More

1  Thank babubenj
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We used to frequent this place often but have not been back until recently. I forgot how nice Le Petit Bistro is. Quiet little place with good service and wonderful french cuisine. We will definitely start going back more often.

1  Thank Rick R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 20:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1405 W El Camino Real, Mountain View, CA 94040-2405
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mountain View
  • Phone Number: +1 650-964-3321
Description
Serving traditional French cuisine since 1989. Le Petit Bistro experince is all about enjoying your favorite French cuisine in calming atmosphere with a slight tone of the romance in the air . The superior service will also leave you satisfied as well as full. The waiters/waitresses answer any questions, suggest meals and wine and are overall nice to talk to. Bon appetit et a bien tot ! - Jean Michel
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