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Bistro Suisse

) #3 of 63 Restaurants in Sidney $$ - $$$ , European,
2470 Beacon Ave, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 1X8, Canada
+1 250-656-5353
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“schnitzel” (73 reviews)
“raclette” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Swiss, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2470 Beacon Ave, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 1X8, Canada
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51 - 60 of 280 reviews

Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

This is one of our favorite Sidney restaurants. I am have Bratwurst along with Doug. Ron has not said yet what he is having. Service in fast & friendly. We took our time eating, and we're almost the last customers.

Thank zip98221
Reviewed September 12, 2016

I was here with two others. We all ordered different items and while one was much more complicated than others - we all received our food together and hot. Food was not as 'swiss' as I have experienced - but still fresh and tasty.

Thank BubnDi
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Good food good service average ambiance. Nothing in particular stands out, just pretty ordinary but in a good way.

1  Thank Marcia G
Reviewed September 10, 2016

The reservations were for 7:45 so as we were seated as most customers were finishing and departing leaving us with a quiet and comfortable setting—it is a small place. The décor is well done, very interesting and fun. If you wish, you can have a...More

Thank J2930JNjimw
Reviewed September 9, 2016

We arrived at this restaurant without a reservation, fortunately it was just after they opened and we were able to be seated. Reservations definitely recommended. I can guarantee you will not be disappointed. a menu with a great many choices and also a daily special....More

Thank PapaHow
Reviewed September 3, 2016

Had the loveliest lunch here last week. The servers were efficient, warm and kind. The ambience was that of someones home. Comforting on a rainy day. The food coming out of the kitchen had great presentation. My lunch was absolutely delicious. I highly recommend the...More

Thank just_jackie_and_coco
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Yeah so the food here is geared towards a seniors crowd. Food is mediocre and wife's dish had canned mushrooms. Seriously?More

3  Thank GordenRamsey
Barbara C, Owner at Bistro Suisse, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2016

We would like to thank you for your visit and for taking the time to give us your feedback about your experience. We are really sorry that we could not quite meet your expectations. However, we do not fully share your impression that our menu...More

Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

Our waitress was knowledgeable in the area. Many locals go to this restaurant we could hear overhear them speaking. The hostess recognized many of the locals by name. This restaurant was recommended to us by several different people who enjoy boating throughout the Canadian islands…...More

Thank TimothyMoyer
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Looking for classical dining? A place to take a date? or do you enjoy Swiss food? Good for lunch or dinner. They do specialize in schnitzel's etc.

Thank Bruce A
Reviewed August 24, 2016

Our family of four (two teenage boys) enjoyed our dinner here very much. The menu had something for everyone and the food was very good with generous portions as well. We enjoyed the seafood dishes, as well as rack of lamb and schnitzel. There was...More

Thank SFMM_11
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PandJRS2014
Hi My wife and myself are coming to Sidney from the uk in August, and as it is my birthday whilst we are there we are looking for a good restaurant to go to. Unfortunately I cannot eat dairy , can you adjust the dishes to allow for this ? Kind regards Peter Smith
January 29, 2016|
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Response from Barbara C | Property representative |
Dear Mr. Smith Sorry for our delayed replay to your question, we were unaware of this category until today. We can only confirm that our dishes are freshly prepared and our kitchen is open to meet specific dietary needs, as... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$9 - $23
Cuisine
Swiss, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2470 Beacon Ave, Sidney, British Columbia V8L 1X8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Sidney
  • Phone Number: +1 250-656-5353
  • E-mail
Description
Bistro Suisse and proudly offers a wide selection of classic Swiss and European dishes. Food made from scratch and served with love make the culinary experience in this casual fine dining restaurant located in the heart of Sidney so unique!
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