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The Bistro East

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274 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada
902-308-7992
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 79
    Excellent
  • 54
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Broken Hearted

Party of 4 for Valentines only 1/2 pleased. One steak not done as requested and sent back- medium well isn't hard I thought.. The other disappointment was the Greek Pizza; simple right, but was also unfortunately poorly done... soggy crust from feta cheese or fresh tomatoes who knows but... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 21, 2015
NovaHammer
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Middleton, Canada
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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166 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Middleton, Canada
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Party of 4 for Valentines only 1/2 pleased. One steak not done as requested and sent back- medium well isn't hard I thought.. The other disappointment was the Greek Pizza; simple right, but was also unfortunately poorly done... soggy crust from feta cheese or fresh tomatoes who knows but really... this shouldnt be Greek to you. Pizzas are your Brand... More 

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nova scotia canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Consistently good food, warm friend service and a nice atmosphere to relax in. Upbeat, hip little bistro in a quiet little town. i love the steak sandwiches' and the brie on cedar....

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Annapolis Royal, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Bistro East is a great restaurant the staff is always friendly and nice . The food has always been great ( I've been here many times ) . The coffee "TAN" is the best. Great view and atmosphere . And on most weekends they have live entertainment on the weekends. Also and this is a plus. they are open year... More 

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Absolutely love this place. Every time I'm in town I stop by for a meal. The Thai Chicken Pasta is by far the greatest culinary delight Bistro offers. The pasta is done to perfection, the chicken is fresh and tender, and the sauce is the perfect balance between spicy and sweet. The staff is always friendly and give excellent service.... More 

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hampshire
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Very popular restaurant. Best to book if you are staying longer than one day. We waited a long time to get our ordered meal. Delicious but not generous portion compare to other restaurant we went to. Would still recommend it. Live music the night we were there. It is small restaurant but very welcoming.

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Annapolis Royal, Canada
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The Thai Chicken Pasta & Thai Chicken Pizza is delicious...just a hint of heat. Nice atmosphere, not rushed.

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Regina
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Lovely lunch - tasty and well presented soup and salad, Good atmosphere and quick service. well worth a visit.

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Lac La Biche, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

The clubhouse meal here is amazing. The best I have had. Top this meal off by sharing a piece of carrot cake and you have a meal fit for a king!

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Banff National Park, Canada
Top Contributor
149 reviews 149 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Mediocre food high prices slow service left after paying for dinner and went down the street. Would not recommend this place there are other choices in Annapolis Royal

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Delightful place for dinner. Food, beer and wine all great with wonderful service. Just a cozy place for dinner and could get as much or as little as you wanted.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 274 St. George Street, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Southwest Nova Scotia  >  Annapolis Royal
  • Phone Number: 902-308-7992

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Eclectic
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?