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Bistro Suisse

) #3 of 63 Restaurants in Sidney €€ - €€€ , European,
2470 Beacon Ave, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 1X8, Canada
+1 250-656-5353
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“schnitzel” (73 reviews)
“raclette” (6 reviews)
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Swiss, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
2470 Beacon Ave, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 1X8, Canada
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Reviewed 24 April 2017

We visit Sidney almost every year boating from the US. Our first stop is always to make reservations at Bistro Suisse. Altho my husband tries new items from the menu from time to time, I ALWAYS go for the wiener- or pork schnitzel with spaetzle....More

1  Thank Shanley_11
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

My firts time eating food from Switzerland. Wow what a great dinner. I had the Original Wienerschnitzel veal plate. You don't need a knife. The veal is tender and lightly breaded. Served with cabbage, Rosti (like hasbrowns) and vegetable of the day. You could share...More

1  Thank Julian G
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Having lived in Switzerland and visited on many occasions I was excited by an evening of the food and atmosphere I remember. Some of it was there, just not all of it. The Antipasto platter was good but not memorable. The escargot fared better they...More

Thank Pamela J
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We came off the ferry from Anacortes HUNGRY. And found this place. We LOVED the roesti (several different types) enough for us to search on the internet for more recipes. Service was great, food great. We'd do it again without hesitation.

1  Thank feathersandnananose
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere plus and food quality is are both that you shouldn't miss out on! I travel and dine out a lot, truthfully this Bistro is amazing! When in Sidney don't miss out!

Thank RJoesphS
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is a small place compared to most restaurants so reservations would definitely be advised. Because of this small size, you are going to find that you are not lost in a maze of tables dependant on overworked and undertrained staff. The service we experienced...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We're new to town and had heard only good things about this restaurant, including from relatives who had lived in Switzerland and called their schnitzels as close to what they got in Switzerland as there is! We were not disappointed. A helpful and friendly server...More

Thank roberin
Reviewed 10 April 2017

A total delight - tthe creative Swiss dishes, the wine and beer list, the delicious desserts - and the wonderful, friendly, thorough ad professional service. Great value for money - and also one of the best restaurants in Canada, and we've been to lots of...More

Thank Stewsview
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I haven't been to a restaurant in years that had such wonderful food and service. Our experience started with the crab cakes which were to die for. My partner had the schnitzel and I had the sea scallops in lobster sauce...absolutely delicious. To top that...More

1  Thank YukonYukongirl
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Traditional schnitzel with side salad was fantastic. Wait staff supper attentive and personable. Absolute repeat.

1  Thank PilotCanadian
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi My wife and myself are coming to Sidney from the uk in August, and as it is my birthday whilst we are there we are looking for a good restaurant to go to. Unfortunately I cannot eat dairy , can you adjust the dishes to allow for this ? Kind regards Peter Smith
29 January 2016|
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Response from Barbara C | Property representative |
Dear Mr. Smith Sorry for our delayed replay to your question, we were unaware of this category until today. We can only confirm that our dishes are freshly prepared and our kitchen is open to meet specific dietary needs, as... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$23
Swiss, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 20:00
11:00 - 14:30
16:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2470 Beacon Ave, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 1X8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Sidney
  • Phone Number: +1 250-656-5353
  • E-mail
Bistro Suisse and proudly offers a wide selection of classic Swiss and European dishes. Food made from scratch and served with love make the culinary experience in this casual fine dining restaurant located in the heart of Sidney so unique!
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