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Bistrot Pierre

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15 Cheltenham Parade, Harrogate HG1 1DD, England
+44 1423 533070
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:00
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Sun 18:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 16:00
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Some chains do well, but on today's meal this one is a disappointment. The venue is nice. The food was ok. The service was slow. The price was reasonable but on today's experience it didn't merit some of the scores it's had so far

Thank Stella W
Saltburn-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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303 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We decided to try the early evening set menu as we were looking for an early meal before a theatre visit, and this fit the bill. We had two courses for £14.95 (I think); I had calamare for starter and my husband had pate; both were very good. For mains, I wanted the steak frites, but had to make do... More 

Thank gingerjudith
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A lovely hustle and bustle to this great little resturant in Harrogate, with a fantastically varied menu at such amazing value, service was quick as was the food, but there was no sense of trying to clear you from your table we could have easily whiled away an afternoon there! I had the fish which was cooked beautifully.

Thank lizgaffney1973
LBPHarrogate, Manager at Bistrot Pierre, responded to this review

Thank you for such a positive feedback! I'm glad you see our menu as varied and you enjoyed the service too. I hope to see you soon! Regards, Marcela More 

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105 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Having eaten many times at the Nottingham restaurant plus the Leamington and Leicester ones we had no hesitation in dropping into this one during a recent short stay in Harrogate . When we entered the restaurant at around 18.30 we were the only diners in there , the staff were pleasant and attentive and we chose from the early evening... More 

Thank Malcolm R
LBPHarrogate, Manager at Bistrot Pierre, responded to this review

Dear Malcolm, It is really nice to hear that you have had a positive experience with our other Bistrots! I am glad you enjoyed the quality of the food and you find the menu to be a great value for money. I hope to see you soon in Harrogate. Regards, Marcela More 

York, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great food with plenty of choice.the staff are very efficient and friendly .very buzzy atmosphere. Very reasonably priced.

Thank lesley w
LBPHarrogate, Manager at Bistrot Pierre, responded to this review

Dear Lesley, I'm glad you enjoyed your time in Bistrot Pierre. We are looking forward to seeing you soon. Kind regards, Marcela More 

Bradford, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I visited the restaurant for lunch with a friend, and we chose the Prix fixe lunch - excellent value at £9.50 for 1 course, £10.95 for 2 courses and £12.96 for 3 courses. However, beware - this price does not include VAT which we discovered when presented with the bill. Not too big a shock when we'd only had a... More 

Thank Pamela V
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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436 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate on a busy Thursday early bird session. Some old favourites and some new. I enjoyed the mushrooms on brioche followed by the haddock. Delicious food very well presented and with great service. House rose is light, dry and just as it should be!

Thank theharrogatelady
LBPHarrogate, Manager at Bistrot Pierre, responded to this review

Dear Harrogate Lady, thank you for such a lovely review! We are looking forward to welcoming you soon at the Bistrot. Best, Marcela More 

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46 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very good place to take children: they're well-catered for. Food here is always consistently good. The staff are friendly, although the service can be slow. Excellent value for money and a decent selection of wines make this an ideal lunch venue.

Thank JKMYorkshire
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff, lovely food a good choice on the menu to suit most people. Leisurely pace no need to rush handy to get to. Once again an excellent meal for all 3 of us.

Thank 765paulinea
Shipley, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere, fabulous staff and a very comprehensive menu, at a reasonable price - especially considering it was Valentine's night. The staff were friendly and informative, service just right. Food to die for, especially the lamb - wonderful flavours and nicely presented. All topped off with a decent Corbieres - again at a reasonable price for a restaurant. Portion sizes... More 

Thank Paul W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$19
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Cheltenham Parade, Harrogate HG1 1DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Harrogate
  • Phone Number: +44 1423 533070
Bistrot Pierre's 'raison d'être' is great value French cooking and seasonal menus. We like to combine French bistrot classics such as steak-frites, boeuf bourguignon and tarte au citron with our own take on regional favourites like tarte flambée, Bouillabaisse and paté de campagne. Our relaxed and friendly bistrot is the place to go for any occasion. Sitting in the heart of the town centre, just a two minute walk from Harrogate Theatre and close to the bustling Montpellier shopping district. The décor is decidedly French in style, with the accent on elegant and relaxed. Our bistrot is located on the first floor with lift access and benefits from a stunning heated balcony, which is the perfect place for dining al fresco whatever the weather! Open seven days a week serving lunch and dinner we have something for everyone, from the two-course prix-fixe lunch for £10.95 and a two-course pre-theatre menu for £14.95 to the sumptuous a la carte menu, and for those with little time we now also offer a one-course lunch menu for just £9.50. Wander through our distinctive French wine list too, with over 20 French wines sold by the glass you will discover something exquisite to drink with your meal. For something a little special we also host a range of events at the bistrot. Join us on the second and fourth Tuesday of every month for our Soireé Gastronomique, a six-course set menu with hearty provincial cooking. This is outstanding value priced at £22.95 per person. In addition, we also offer a special Dine with Wine evening where each course comes with a glass of specially chosen wine. This takes place on the first and third Wednesday of every month, so join us for a delicious two or three course set dinner menu for £22.95/£27.95 per person. We want to make sure there is something for everyone on our menus, whatever your dietary requirements. That's why you'll find plenty of delicious gluten-free dishes as well as a child-friendly menu on offer to help make your experience in our restaurant as easy and enjoyable as possible. If you love what we do and are looking for the perfect present, give the gift of French dining and order our gift vouchers online. We also have a bistrot in Ilkley in West Yorkshire, which sits proudly within a stunning arch-shaped building that dates back to 1861. Next door you will also find our sister pub, The Crescent Inn, which boasts 8 real ales, 15 wines by the glass, honest home-cooked food and eleven affordable boutique bedrooms.

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