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Gabrieau's Bistro

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Canadian, International
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 3 February 2019

The food selection is good. Presentation is excellent. The staff is friendly and attentive! It makes for a winning combination.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank BettyandBill
Reviewed 2 October 2018

My husband and I shared an exquisite meal in this lovely restaurant. The calamari was crispy and perfectly prepared. The lamb was so tender and delicious. And, the desserts, heavenly. A truly memorable meal finished off with excellent coffee. The servers were attentive and knowledgeable,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank bk51wrm
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Decided to stop for lunch and the rest is history. It was not busy but we must have intruded on the locals. The non-friendly hostess shoved us to the side of the dining room and seated us in the center of 3 tables. We felt...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kjyoung2018
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We came to this restaurant because Lonely Planet said specifically that they did delicious vegetarian dishes. My vegetarian husband was disappointed, but I was quite happy. The salmon was absolutely delicious. It cost a bundle and was worth it, with wonderful flavors all mixing together,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank RebeccaZu
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here as it seemed the smartest place in town. Service was very good as was the food and wine and beer but the overall meal was not as outstanding as I was expecting. The experience lacked a little something that I cannot put...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank D3897ITandrewk
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We had a nice dinner. Service was friendly and the room was very nice. The coconut shrimp was good but not enough coconut to call it coconut shrimp. The scallop carbonara was the best I ever had, seriously good!!! My friend had the chicken pasta...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sharonannmac
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Wide variety of menu options including Italian, seafood and sushi. Wine list was comprehensive and local beers available on tap.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sue T
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

our tuna steaks were delicious. the wine was good and the dessert (truffles) was fantastic. the only downside was the price but I would do it again.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Joanne S
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Reviews we had read weren’t bad, the menu looked interesting and our hotel said the food was good. However, we were disappointed. Coconut shrimp starter was nice, as was the bread. I had a reasonably expensive seafood platter - 2 shrimp that were fine, 2...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ian F
Reviewed 12 August 2018

The food was excellent, the service was fine, but.... When we got the bill, we discovered that a tiny bowl of blue cheese crumbles was an additional $2 and a coke cost $2.25 which was fine, but then a refill for $1.50 was also added....More

Date of visit: August 2018
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