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10/ 374 Greenhill Road (Burnside Village Shopping Center) | Glenside, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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9:00 am - 8:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 9:00 am - 5:30 am
Wed - Fri 9:00 am - 8:00 am
Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: This is a good restaurant in the Burnside Village Shopping Center. By...
This is a good restaurant in the Burnside Village Shopping Center. By day, they serve tasty light meals. During the evening (Wednesday- Friday) , they shift gears and serve good quality and well prepared French food, with friendly and professional service. Signature dishes include: Escargots Double cooked cheese soufflé Onion soup Duck with orange Crepes Suzettes It's a pleasant place to enjoy classical French cooking in a relaxed atmosphere. Pricing is reasonable for the quality.
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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
C'est Magnifique

Hidden amongst the shops at Burnside Village shopping centre is a cosy French gem which serves up some amazing tucker. There were four of us who took the opportunity of visiting this café which is not very big but gets very full very quickly surprisingly even for dinner on a Friday. We had an... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
ColinS1951
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Adelaide, Australia
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Adelaide, Australia
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49 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Hidden amongst the shops at Burnside Village shopping centre is a cosy French gem which serves up some amazing tucker. There were four of us who took the opportunity of visiting this café which is not very big but gets very full very quickly surprisingly even for dinner on a Friday. We had an entrée each followed by a main... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Went for a lunch with a girlfriend for her birthday and we would have been the youngest there. Think they cater for the older generation. They forgot our food, until I noticed others getting food who came in after us. Yes they apologised, but no compensation i.e. giving us a glass of bubbles on the house and we still had... More 

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We love this restaurant and often visit for lunch and dinner. The food has never disappointed and the service is warm and friendly. Some of our favourites include the French onion soup, the duck a l'orange and the crème brulee. If you go be sure to start your meal with a Kir Royale! Highly recommended.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Toasted smoked salmon, caper and boiled egg sandwich and a bottle of sparkling water. What could go wrong! Plenty - the toast was stale and soggy. The filling was minimal. The $9 bottle of sparkling water was 'still'. I have been going to this restaurant for many years. This was a bad experience. The staff did the right thing and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We dinned once again at Bistro France .. this time on 13th February. Dinner was immaculate and delicious. Kir Royal to start, Onion Soup and Pate great entrees. The Flathead special was wonderful The Almond coating a nice touch. The Duck in orange sauce was awesome and the Beavouis for dessert was light and fluffy. All tasted wonderful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

A busy shopping centre is an unusual location for a French bistro - but here it is, hiding in plain view, surrounded by dress and kitchen shops. Bistro France is obviously a favourite with the locals however, as it was well patronised on a recent Thursday evening when we visited. Not hard to see why - French inspired menu and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We went to this restaurant for lunch as we were not sure what it was like , so thought we would give it a go for lunch prior to booking for an evening meal. You have to book ahead which was a good sign. The décor is elegant , very French and the atmosphere subdued , no a place to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Bistro France is my favourite lunch haunt. It's Burnside's best kept secret. I have to stop myself from going there all the time. I would eat here daily if I could. Keep up the good work!

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Bistro France serves superb classic French cuisine. An offspring of the renowned La Guillotine - and rub by the daughter of the owners La Guilltione - the Bistro has a fine pedigree which serves it well. The food is delicious the ambiance great and the wine suitable - including a Bordeaux with the family name on the label. One simply... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Situated at the quiet end of Burnside Village, Bistro France is quiet, tastefully furnished and the coffee is good! I often pop in for coffee with friends or lunch( booking essential ) with my partner and we have not been disappointed. A small but quality range of cakes are available each day; a welcome change from the standard range offered... More 

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Additional Information about Bistro France

Address: 10/ 374 Greenhill Road (Burnside Village Shopping Center) | Glenside, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
Open Hours:
Monday 9:00 am - 5:30 am
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:30 am
Wednesday 9:00 am - 8:00 am
Thursday 9:00 am - 8:00 am
Friday 9:00 am - 8:00 am
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 am
Cuisine: French

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10/ 374 Greenhill Road (Burnside Village Shopping Center) | Glenside, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Description

This is a good restaurant in the Burnside Village Shopping Center. By day, they serve tasty light meals. During the evening (Wednesday- Friday) , they shift gears and serve good quality and well prepared French food, with friendly and professional service. Signature dishes include: Escargots Double cooked cheese soufflé Onion soup Duck with orange Crepes Suzettes It's a pleasant place to enjoy classical French cooking in a relaxed atmosphere. Pricing is reasonable for the quality.
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 5:30 am
Tuesday
9:00 am - 5:30 am
Wednesday
9:00 am - 8:00 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 8:00 am
Friday
9:00 am - 8:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 5:00 am

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