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Bistro Bethem

309 William St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5831
540-371-9999
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Ranked #23 of 349 Restaurants in Fredericksburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $12 - $30
Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Eclectic
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Service was good but for most in our party the food was just okay. When I ordered my dinner salad the server recommended that I add protein to it as it is quite small. Even with the piece of chicken it was still small

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Arlington, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Bistro Bethem is an excellent jewel of a restaurant located in the heart of downtown Fredericksburg. My fella and I went for a quiet getaway dinner and were thrilled with the place. The ambiance is welcoming without being too fancy - equally appealing to college students and 50-somethings. The bar makes a great martini, the wine list and apertifs are... More

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Morrisville, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We had a good feeling about this place when we dropped by before opening, and asked to see the menu--We were told that tonight's menu was just being printed! Translated: They just shopped fresh, and had just made it up for the night. Quality of food, seasoning, presentation all outstanding. Interesting menu--We had trouble choosing. Eclectic and extensive wine list... More

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I can't say I have warmed to the taste of whipped lardo (I agreed on the word of our waiter) but the pizza crust was perfectly crunchy, mighty tasty and extremely pleasing! It was served on a slab of wood which added to the flavor immensely. On another note, their pots de creme was heavenly with the side dish of... More

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Richmond
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

When visiting Fredericksburg we've eaten at Bistro Bethem twice,once in July 2013 and again this August 2014. In both instances we found both the food and service be excellent. The restaurant is known for using local product and it shows in the food. The menu offers some excellent choices at a reasonable price. One thing my wife liked was that... More

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Charlotte
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

After waiting for an outside table and arriving back early from a walk to pass the time, the staff very nicely cleaned a recently emptied table and sat us outside. Service was excellent, it's nice when servers who aren't yours take the time to notice when something needs to be cleared from the table. Food was very good. Fresh burrata... More

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Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

First of all ask for Katherine She is a great eyes watching you waitress. She knows what is good. Had the charcuterie board and avacodo crab and the wife had a turkey Brie sandwich. Food was delicious fresh and great presentation. Wood fired pizzas and seafood. Wool be back. Great atmosphere Great job

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Outer Banks
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55 reviews 55 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We ate a small meal across the street at another restaurant and then came here for a drink as we hopped from restaurant to restaurant. I wish we had eaten here instead. We split an order on gnocchi which was great. Very friendly bartender and staff here.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Bistro Bethem is an all around neuvo/international food place! The wine, art and service makes it a great place to go especially on weekends with live eclectic music. One of my favorites in Fredericksburg.

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Herndon, Virginia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We stopped in after Orientation weekend and had a great lunch! Fresh food, great service, and good portions. Would definitely go again!

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Additional Information about Bistro Bethem

Address: 309 William St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5831
Phone Number: 540-371-9999
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 12 - 30
Cuisine: Eclectic

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