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The Bistro

216 Archimedes St, New Glasgow, Nova Scotia B2H 2T9, Canada
+1 902-752-4988
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“creme brulee” (3 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (2 reviews)
“bistro salad” (2 reviews)
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Canadian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
216 Archimedes St, New Glasgow, Nova Scotia B2H 2T9, Canada
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

My favorite treat place to eat. The atmosphere is quiet, romantic, and inspiring. Every few months they have talented artists exhibiting their art on their walls. Its always exciting to see the new turn-over of exhibiting artists. The food is prepared by a chef who...More

Thank Carolyn V
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Excellent dinner experience. Good variety on the menu. Nice atmosphere and professional tending. The daily special was fresh halibut and safe to say the restaurant is now on my top 3 for Nova Scotia as a whole. I'll be coming back here.

Thank pmiller86
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

As always, we had another fabulous meal and great service too. All items we have tried on the menu are fabulous. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

Quaint restaurant with a nice decor, jazz playing with enough light to read the menu. Has a fine wine menu with a 6 ounce pour. Enough and reasonably priced. Had the Pinot Grigio. Ordered the seafood paella from a friendly, but not overly,waitress. She knows...More

Thank Ritchie M
Reviewed 24 March 2016

This little gem has a wonderful atmosphere complementing a menu that is sure to satisfy. Besides a menu that spans several preparation styles, seafood, steak, pasta, the specials are usually truly special. The soup specials are always a treat and, for me, are always a...More

Thank indeau
Reviewed 16 March 2016

This is a small intimate place. The couple who run it are sweet people and very knowledgeable. The service is excellent and the food top rate.

Thank hrpurdy
Reviewed 22 February 2016

My husband and I went to this restaurant for our Anniversary. The food was some of the best I ever had. Most of it was gluten free or could be made gluten free. The atmosphere is relaxed and inviting. It is the kind of meal...More

Thank Vanessa M
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

Beyond exceeded our expectations of what we were coming into our visit to New Glasgow. Warmly welcomed at the door by the owner herself and then served with an amazing experience only surpassed by the food. Definitely check it out when you visit New Glasgow.

Thank dkelliott01
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Wonderful service and food and I would very highly recommend. I have eaten there three times and each time it was outstanding.

1  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

We were here for our Anniversary. It wad a last minute vhoice, and one we have not regretted!! The staff is very friendly and helpful. The food was absolutely terrific and there was a great atmosphere. They gave us dessert for our anniversary. We were...More

Thank mheather1
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Archimedes St, New Glasgow, Nova Scotia B2H 2T9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  New Glasgow
  • Phone Number: +1 902-752-4988
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