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Nice Bistro

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French, Bistro
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117 Brock St North, Whitby, Ontario L1N 4H3, Canada
(905) 668-8839
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11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
very good food, warm hospitality, lovely decor

I have been to Nice Bistro for both dinner and lunch. You can not get a warmer welcome or better service. The dishes are delicious and the prices are reasonable. Since I can't afford the trip to France, Nice Bistro is the next best option (and a perfect place to practise your high school French).

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 7, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I have been to Nice Bistro for both dinner and lunch. You can not get a warmer welcome or better service. The dishes are delicious and the prices are reasonable. Since I can't afford the trip to France, Nice Bistro is the next best option (and a perfect place to practise your high school French).

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Whitby, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

as soon as you walk in you are warmly greeted and feel right at home! I felt like I was in a small restaurant in Quebec City ( complete with a french speaking waitress). The atmosphere was great with the daily specials written on a chalk board and the bi- lingual menu offering a mouth watering selection. A local craft... More 

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Whitby, Canada
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

We went there for my daughter's graduation. The platter of "charcuterie" was huge and with a wide variety of meat. Dinner was excellent and everyone enjoyed their meal. They have a small choice of French beer and they have one beer from a micro-brewery in Peterborough. Amazing place. It is not often that you can be serve in French in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

My family and I (and many guests) have dined at the Nice Bistro for close to 20 years and I always believed Bernard and Manon served outstanding food in a most hospitable room. This belief was confirmed again this year after we returned from two weeks in Provence and the French Riveira. We did not have a better meal in... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

This family run bistro always delights. Guests are always warmly greeted and the cozy atmosphere sets the tone for a wonderful dining experience. The chalkboard promotes fresh seasonal dishes which are expertly prepared by the owne/chef, Bernard. There's an interesting selection of wines available to enhance your selection as well. Go and enjoy...salut!

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Richmond Hill, Canada
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We went for a lunch with friends and enjoyed every moment we spent there. The food was delicious, the place is charming, and the service was excellent. Family-run business, very nice décor with pictures and photos from local artists.And really reasonable prices. Loved the place, totally worth my hour long drive from another city. Will be happy to come back.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We so enjoyed our dinner... Homemade pate & escargot to start...lamb chops & boulebaise for the mains... So good!!! So full no room left for dessert... Maybe next time! The staff & chef take such pride in their food & service ... Thank you for a delightful dinner....

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Courtice, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We keep coming back to this place every now and then. The meal is absolutely fantastic if you are a fan of French cuisine. The service is extremely friendly and restaurant has very authentic atmosphere. I definitely recommend this restaurant.

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Knowing nothing about where to have lunch in Whitby, we stumbled upon Nice Bistro and were glad we did. This family-run restaurant is outstanding. The proprietress is friendly and charming and her husband the chef is talented and quite engaging too. I love a restaurant where they tell you what they have fresh and how you can have it prepared,... More 

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Pickering, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

It's a little bit of Paris in Whitby. A perfect little bistro with great food. Wonderful escargot, good main courses, excellent coffee. Make reservations; the place fills up fast.

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Additional Information about Nice Bistro

Address: 117 Brock St North, Whitby, Ontario L1N 4H3, Canada
Phone Number: (905) 668-8839
Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Whitby
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: French, Bistro

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 117 Brock St North, Whitby, Ontario L1N 4H3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Whitby
  • Phone Number: (905) 668-8839

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French, Bistro
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?