We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bistro Le Cousteau

Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
Boulevard Benito Juarez 184, Rosarito 22710 , Mexico
01 661 612 2655
Add hours for Bistro Le Cousteau and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 55 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 42
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 3
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
They escargot is out of this world!

The best I have had in years. We have been there 5 or 6 times and also order the escargot as an appetizer..... it never disappoints! Everything we have ordered from their menu has been scrumptious. The service is good and the wine list is pretty good too!

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
jackiebbf
,
Rosarito, Mexico
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
Add Photo Write a Review

55 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Rosarito, Mexico
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

The best I have had in years. We have been there 5 or 6 times and also order the escargot as an appetizer..... it never disappoints! Everything we have ordered from their menu has been scrumptious. The service is good and the wine list is pretty good too!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I love French Onion Soup. Bistro Le Cousteau has delicious french onion soup. The restaurant is quaint and inviting. Everything is good on the menu, and it is right in the heart of Rosarito. Philippe, the owner is welcoming and charming. A must! The pizza is delicious too. Who would of thought, a french restaurant in Rosarito. :)

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bonita, California
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

What a great gem of a restaurant, the ambiance, the service and specially the food... a must if you like great food...

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Rosarito, Mexico
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

excellent food ,always a special treat when Phlilppi is there great for specai occasions Great ambience

Was this review helpful? Yes
Midland, Michigan
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Excellent menu with French and Italian entrees...Great service and excellent value....We had the short ribs, the ahi tuna and two drinks for under $50 US.....We will be back.....

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Rosarito, Mexico
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

This is where I go when I really want to treat myself, usually sharing the experience with special friends and outside with my dog in good weather. I have explored the menu and never been disappointed by the escargot or crepes or any of the entrees, yet I seem to keep going back for whatever type of fresh carpaccio is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Orem, Utah
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

It is quite the experience to eat a greek salad in an italian restaurant run by a french man in Mexico! For that reason alone you must go. The decor is very quaint and homey with romantic lighting. The food was delicious and made of quality ingredients. After enjoying an unrushed and lovely hour enjoying our meal we got up... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
La Canada Flintridge, California
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

My husband, myself and my sister were very surprised when we recently ate at Bistro LE Cousteau. We had enjoyed dining there several times in the past, but this time it was different. We has the appetizer mushrooms with a very salty brown sauce. That same salty brown sauce was also poured over the chicken entree I ordered. Even the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
San Diego, California
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Have been meaning to visot this place for a long time..we have heard good tjings. Pricey/ limited memu for New yrs but quality of taste and food was greay/ atmosphere wsd great especially since it was cold. A cozy place. Our waiter wad awful..had to ask for evetytjing..acted nored..heard spevials 20 min after we got menus. Nice date place

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Walnut Creek, CA
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

one of our favorite restaurants in Rosarito beach. We eat out every night and usually hit Bistro 2 times a week

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Bistro Le Cousteau also viewed

Rosarito, Baja California Norte
Rosarito, Baja California Norte
 
Rosarito, Baja California Norte
 

Been to Bistro Le Cousteau? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Boulevard Benito Juarez 184, Rosarito 22710 , Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Norte  >  Rosarito
  • Phone Number: 01 661 612 2655

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Bistro Le Cousteau staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?