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Le Bistro

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Country Club Road | Hodges Bay, St. John's 00000, Antigua
+1 268-462-3881
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6:30 pm - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 6:30 pm - 12:30 am
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Description: Upon entering the restaurant, you’ll experience a real sense of occasion...
Upon entering the restaurant, you’ll experience a real sense of occasion and a heartfelt welcome. Be prepared to enjoy the elegant, tropical surroundings of the dining room and bar. The atmosphere is both irresistibly alluring and beautifully romantic. Relax and enjoy a seamless dinner, complete with a supremely polished and personalized service from your host Philippa and the rest of the staff. It will be hard to choose from the medley of outstanding cuisine, but the Antiguan lobster dishes come highly recommended. The handcrafted desserts are always to die for and genuine wine lovers will be impressed with the superb range of French vintages and Champagne.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
never disappoints

we have been here many times in the past. We were here last Saturday for a quick bite. Unfortunately, despite wanting just a main course each you can't actually do that. I had a prawn daily special appetiser which was excellent followed by a catch of the day mahi mani. My partner was stoic in... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2015
evergreen36
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St. John's, Antigua
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
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London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Le Bistro is a pretty restaurant, but for the top dollar you pay, the food is not very exciting. We started with Merlin Carpaccio and Crab Cakes (both cEC$40) and followed with Sea Scallops (EC$82) and Lobster (EC$100). All the dishes were workmanlike but no better. The wines are pretty expensive, so we ordered a bottle of the house white... More 

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St. John's, Antigua
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

we have been here many times in the past. We were here last Saturday for a quick bite. Unfortunately, despite wanting just a main course each you can't actually do that. I had a prawn daily special appetiser which was excellent followed by a catch of the day mahi mani. My partner was stoic in passing on the appetiser and... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

My young teen daughter and I had dinner here last week. The decor was fine, the hostess aloof but polite, the waitstaff friendly enough. After our salads and hors d'oeuvres, we could only make it through half of our main courses, which we asked to take away. After paying for our bill, the staff seemed too busy to bring back... More 

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Cheshire
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This was our 2nd visit to Le Bistro, as we dined here last year while on holiday. It's an amazing restaurant. The quality of the food is excellent and service can't be faulted. Staff very friendly. Can highly recommend the crepe suzette for dessert ....best ever!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

We ( party of 4) traveled from our all inclusive resort just to try this place. It was highly recommended to us by several locals that we must try this restaurant. Well, naturally we had high expectations with all of the hype we received. Its a small, cute restaurant with great ambiance. The service was excellent, the drinks were good.... More 

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New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Le Bistro is definitely quaint and oozing with atmosphere. Not really so sure about the French character of the menu as most of the offerings seemed to be more "eclectic" than French but nonetheless an interesting menu with food that was adequately well prepared and tasty. If I am holding back a bit in the food department well yes, it... More 

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london
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Great quaint little restaurant supplying the best food on the island. The owners always make a fuss for out of towners. Try their scallops, the best I've ever tried.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Delicious food. Great atmosphere. Came back to Antigua to renew our wedding vows. Got engaged here 12 years ago, and a meal at Le Bistro was where we celebrated our engagement all that time ago. The meal was fabulous then, and our return didn't disappoint!

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Montserrat
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Visited this after reading a couple reviews here on trip advisor and they didn't disappoint. My analogy for Le Bistro would be your very friendly neighbour who happens to be a 5 star French chef who uses the finest ingredients and won't let you leave until you are happy and full. The decor is that of a cosy bistro intimate... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Service and food are impeccable. Wonderful spot that I havent been to in 15 years and it is no wonder why they are still one of the best on the island. Well done!

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Additional Information about Le Bistro

Address: Country Club Road | Hodges Bay, St. John's 00000, Antigua
Phone Number: +1 268-462-3881
Location: Caribbean  >  Antigua and Barbuda  >  Antigua  >  Saint John Parish  >  St. John's
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:30 pm - 12:30 am
Tuesday 6:30 pm - 12:30 am
Wednesday 6:30 pm - 12:30 am
Thursday 6:30 pm - 12:30 am
Friday 6:30 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday 6:30 pm - 12:30 am
Average Prices: USD 15 - 75
Cuisine: French

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Country Club Road | Hodges Bay, St. John's 00000, Antigua
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Antigua and Barbuda  >  Antigua  >  Saint John Parish  >  St. John's
  • Phone Number: +1 268-462-3881

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 75
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Romantic

Description

Upon entering the restaurant, you’ll experience a real sense of occasion and a heartfelt welcome. Be prepared to enjoy the elegant, tropical surroundings of the dining room and bar. The atmosphere is both irresistibly alluring and beautifully romantic. Relax and enjoy a seamless dinner, complete with a supremely polished and personalized service from your host Philippa and the rest of the staff. It will be hard to choose from the medley of outstanding cuisine, but the Antiguan lobster dishes come highly recommended. The handcrafted desserts are always to die for and genuine wine lovers will be impressed with the superb range of French vintages and Champagne.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 pm - 12:30 am
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 12:30 am
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 12:30 am
Thursday
6:30 pm - 12:30 am
Friday
6:30 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday
6:30 pm - 12:30 am

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