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Tapenade Bistro - CLOSED

3711 Bayview St, Richmond, British Columbia V7E 3B6, Canada
+1 604-275-5188
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Jan 18, 2017
“The best restaurant in Steveston”
Nov 27, 2016
“they haven't quite got it”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
3711 Bayview St, Richmond, British Columbia V7E 3B6, Canada
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Reviewed January 18, 2017

The owner, the Chef and the staff are amazing. Every visit here is an event. Highly recommended. Very good athmosphere too.

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank Eugene N
Reviewed November 27, 2016

If you are presenting yourself as a French style Bistro you really need to be sure of your basic French cuisine. After arguing about a Kir [the classic cocktail invented by the namesake mayor of dijon] that was made incorrectly with sparkling wine I ordered...More

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank LocavoreGuy
Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

We got together to celebrate the retirement of one of our team leaders. This place was wonderful - the atmosphere was fantastic, it was quiet so we could talk at reasonable levels and the food was wonderful. I would highly recommend and would come back...More

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank noddson
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Had lunch here. Burger and fries. Trouble is with burgers ,is that folks are constantly trying to improve on them, beyond the point where you begin to wonder if it's a burger at all! Just use good ingredients, fresh condiments and go with it ....More

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank Allan H
Reviewed November 14, 2016

Not realizing the menu had changed, I went there for brunch with a friend. We were not disappointed. We shared 3 appys -- mussels in white wine sauce, prawns, and beet salad. They came with the most delicious warm herbed bread and the mussels also...More

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank novascotiakate
Reviewed October 30, 2016

We were out for a business lunch in Steveston on this wet Wednesday afternoon. We arrived around 1:00 (with a reservation) and we were the only 3 patrons throughout our stay. The three of us shared the following dishes: • Garlic Prawns ($13) - five...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Bottomshelfhockey
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Walking around Steveston Village with friends, with our names on the wait list for another restaurant, we noticed a chalkboard outside Tapenade Bistro announcing their new menu. Our local friends hadn't been their since new ownership took over, so we cancelled our previous plans and...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Sean D
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Decent happy hour $5 for beer & wine 3pm to 5 pm, limited selections. Appys on special as well, we ordered 1 lb of mussels, comes with fries and bread with garlic mayonnaise $18, I think it's worth it. Great comfortable patio, to see and...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank alcathy
Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Tapenade had long been my favourite Richmond higher end restaurant but it has slipped under new ownership. The food is still good, but no more linen and silverware and a seriously less elegant or refined menu. They used to have a real chef but this...More

Date of visit: April 2016
1  Thank Robert T
Reviewed August 9, 2016

Tapenade Bistro ‘Simple yet Elegant’ Steveston Village, Richmond BC, Canada In the lively village of Steveston BC, there is a wide choise of restaurants, specially on the seafront overlooking the harbour and the south arm of the Fraser river. Just a few meters away from...More

Date of visit: August 2016
2  Thank Bart B
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$30 - $30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3711 Bayview St, Richmond, British Columbia V7E 3B6, Canada
    (2nd Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Public transit stops appox one block away. See translink.ca for routing details
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Richmond>  > Steveston
  • Neighborhood: Steveston
  • Phone Number: +1 604-275-5188
  • E-mail
The New Well Tavern is a throwback version of a dining tavern with a food forward approach accentuated by unique cocktails, wine, and beer in a relaxed and accessible atmosphere.
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