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Water Street Bistro

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100 Petaluma Blvd N Ste 106, Petaluma, CA 94952-2321
+1 707-763-9563
07:30 - 15:30
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Sun 08:30 - 14:30
Mon 07:30 - 15:30
Wed - Fri 07:30 - 15:30
Sat 08:00 - 16:00
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Tiburon, California
1 review
Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was delightful, a half way point to meet a good pal. We sat on the patio by the river and enjoyed a scrumptious breakfast, beautifully prepared. Can't wait to come back!

Thank hazelcarterh
Annapolis, Maryland
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374 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

We had a nice lunch here on a sunny afternoon. The quiche, bread and soup were delicious. You order at the counter and they bring you your food. Good service.

Thank lovetotravel560
Boston, Massachusetts
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Delicious healthy food choices, with view of river from one side, and nice outdoor patio. Friendly hard working servers, and best mocha i ever had!

Thank wanderer0611
Petaluma, California
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I love lunching here, especially when the weather cooperates with the outdoor seating. It's a small, intimate bistro and the food is always wonderful. From Quiche to Salad to Sandwiches and Pastries, you can't go wrong! Every time I introduce a friend/work associate to Water Street Bistro, it's a hit. I understand breakfast is great but I've never been here... More 

Thank RealtorKathy
1 review
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Sandwiches are excellent and fresh!! Breads are baked fresh daily. Nice outside patio for an afternoon visit.

Thank Shannon T
Petaluma, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Food and atmosphere was so wonderful... Ambiance outside was fabulous.... food was fresh and tasty. Friendly staff also.....

Thank debra j
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118 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

At the recommendation from a local, my gal and I drove into town to have a cafe and pastry for breakfast and we ended up going back the next two mornings! A perfect blend of amazing pastry and the baristas are top notch. What a cup! Easy to get to and plan to sit outside, it's not as busy.

1 Thank Mike M
Santa Rosa, CA
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63 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

A friend and I often meet here for lunch. It is convenient and the food is always great and well priced. I usually will have either the smoked trout salad or the salad nicoise. My friend has either the smoked duck salad or a quiche. It is a neighborhood restaurant with my regulars. The owner and staff are friendly and... More 

1 Thank trvltee
Forestville, California
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

I have a very close friend in Petaluma, and I love to take her out for breakfast. My very favorite destination is the Water Street Bistro. The owner is a lovely lady and a Francophile, and her staff are very friendly and efficient. Everything is delicious, from the pecan waffle with fresh fruit to the homemade quiches and French pastries... More 

1 Thank iamrichard123
Gainesville, Florida
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71 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

This place seems like it's more of a bakery with some breakfast items than a diner or bistro so expect more baked goods type things than diner things. I loooooved my quiche of which they had 4 different to choose from and I think they change them up daily. Coffee was great, Lots of vegetarian options and the berry coffee... More 

1 Thank krislier10

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Soups, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:30 - 14:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Petaluma Blvd N Ste 106, Petaluma, CA 94952-2321
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Petaluma
  • Phone Number: +1 707-763-9563

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?