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Bistro One

Contemporary
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555 Dunlop Street, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6S1, Canada
+1 807-622-2478
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  • 57
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 5
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  • 0
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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
Most recent review
Excellent Meal, Impeccable service

My wife and I visited his restaurant for the first time, based upon the favourable reviews of others and we were not disappointed. The exterior of the restaurant is unassuming, off the beaten track in a small industial plaza. The interior of the eatery though is very elegant and tastefully... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Thom K
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Dorion, Ontario
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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English first
Dorion, Ontario
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

My wife and I visited his restaurant for the first time, based upon the favourable reviews of others and we were not disappointed. The exterior of the restaurant is unassuming, off the beaten track in a small industial plaza. The interior of the eatery though is very elegant and tastefully decorated. We were greeted at the door and our resrvationwas... More 

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Thunder Bay
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Not overly large with nice ambiance. Food and service excellent . Higher end pricing. Reservations required . Dress is casual elegant

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

Food atmosphere and service excellent, as always 😆great menu and great value for fine dining experience will always go back☺

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Thunder Bay, Ontario
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

Went for supper..., the app was good, the pasta was as average in taste and presentation as you could get. The server was attempting to be attentive and thought she should read the menu to us, for reasons unknown. Her attentiveness became very bothersome. It will be a very long time before we go back. Very disappointing

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Ottawa
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181 reviews 181 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Tucked away in a strip mall in an unassuming part of town this restaurant is well worth the visit. Food is great. The aps are well prepared and delicious. On this visit I sampled two: the duck confit and the pork bellies, two of my favorite things... Both were great and the size of the portions were such that I... More 

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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71 reviews 71 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

We enjoyed a wonderful meal and excellent service when we dined at this restaurant. The waitress was very attentive to our needs and did not rush us at any time. The atmosphere is wonderful. We were able to carry on a conversation easily during our time there. All of our meals were delicious. I have been to some of the... More 

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This was once my favourite restaurant in Thunder Bay. The food was excellent and the service supreme. The owner got a big head as far as I'm concerned and the service disappointed me enough to stay away from the restaurant when ever possible. We probably went there two or three times a month. Then one night we booked a 50th... More 

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Jean R, Owner at Bistro One, responded to this review

I sincerely apologize if you and your party were offended that we charged you $1.00 per guest to allow you to bring in your own cake. As a serious restaurant, we take our food program seriously and our Pastry Chef takes great pride in creating exciting desserts. If you insist in bringing your own food to a restaurant, you should... More 

Thunder Bay, Canada
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

The food was excellent, service was great. I enjoy going there because the ambiance of the restaurant. Just excellent.

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Thunder Bay
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

A group of 22 people attended Bistro One on a busy Saturday night, you would not have known it was busy because our service was impeccable. The food outstanding and the price, well no higher then some other local 4 star restaurants in town. Bistro One accommodates everyone, want to dress up, great, want to go in jeans and a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014 via mobile

From the moment we entered the restaurant the service was fantastic. Very friendly and hard working servers. I was part of a Christmas party of 21 people and the food came out hot and the servers worked very hard to make our dining experience a superb one. I had a pasta dish with mushrooms, tomatoes, artichoke, and spinach. It was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 555 Dunlop Street, Thunder Bay, Ontario P7B 6S1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Thunder Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 807-622-2478

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Contemporary

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