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The Bistro East

274 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada
902-308-7992
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Cuisines: Eclectic
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Vancouver, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 NEW

This has been my go-to restaurant during my three month stay in Annapolis. The staff are very friendly and accommodating, and they are quite allergen-conscious. I have dined here many times this summer (2014) for both lunch and dinner and, despite my celiac disease, I have not taken ill once on their account.

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Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

We stopped here on the weekend, had the Seafood Caesar Salad??? No self respecting restaurant in Nova Scotia would call this good seafood. Three Bay Scallops (very small scallops not tasty), lobster meat that looked like what's in the bottom of a frozen can, just mush really. For 20$ this was terrible. Would not recommend this one to anyone who... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

Our host recommended us Bistro East. We ate there twice and while the food was delicious both times, we were really delighted by the Seafood Extreme:). This was possibly the best pasta we ever have eaten ...

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

My family and I enjoyed a nice lunch stop here. We were able to order from the lunch or dinner menus. The blackened fish (can't remember what type!) was excellent, with equally good vegetable selection (cooked perfectly) and PEI potatoes. My father-in-law was very pleased with his steak and cheese. The garlic fingers were delicious and the only complaint was... More

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Victoria, Canada
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48 reviews 48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We ate out only one night at the Bistro East, because the second time we tried the whole restaurant was booked. We had an enjoyable experience and found both the food and service very good. I think we both had specials, mine was a pasta with scallops and portabello mushrooms and my partner had a gluten free pasta with lobster... More

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Annapolis Royal, Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Absolutely the best pizza and with Scallops to boot. Great service and nice location in Annapolis Royal. We frequent this restaurant often and we are always happy to return.

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Mercerville, New Jersey
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and thoroughly enjoyed it! We had pizza and a chicken quesadilla. Everything was fresh, handmade and delicious! Highly recommended!

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Gainesville, Florida
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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We ate here twice and loved the service and food. It's unpretentious with great quality. I highly suggest reservations.

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2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Food was fantastic but the service wasn't the greatest. However, it was a very busy night which could have explained the service. The waitress took forever to take our order, took forever to get our meal and never checked to see how the meal was going.

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Letchworth, United Kingdom
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51 reviews 51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Great bistro. Very busy with nice food and good service. They went the extra mile when I asked for fruit for desert despite there being none on the menu and they rustled up a very nice selection. Thank you.

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