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Back Bistro

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$$ - $$$, American,
230 Palladio Pkwy, Suite 1201, Folsom, CA 95630-8784
+1 916-986-9100
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“scallops” (5 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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Wine Bar, American, Bar, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
230 Palladio Pkwy, Suite 1201, Folsom, CA 95630-8784
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Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Another fantastic meal at Back Bistro. Celebrating my sister Judi’s bday. Love the atmosphere and service. Food is always fabulous. You have to save room for deserts. Can’t wait until they are in their new location. We will return soon.

Thank Michael R
Reviewed January 7, 2018

I understand they are going to move to a new location, and they will be missed at this location. We here periodically when we visit Folsom. This night we had the Salmon Special, the Seafood Risotto, the Wagyu Sirloin and the Rib Eye Steak Special....More

Thank george p
Reviewed September 12, 2017

Back Bistro is a gem! It's a small restaurant in a generic shopping plaza (Raley's and other local shopping), but it's definitely a winner! We went there tonight for the first time and will be back again. The food was wonderful. Extremely tasty and perfect....More

Thank VicksVaporRub
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Group of four women for dinner. Exceptional service. We were seated in the semi private back room. Drink orders were taken quickly. The gin watermelon drink and the gin jalapeño and cucumber drinks were very good. Appetizers were perfect from the charcuterie and cheese plates...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Every time we go to Back Bistro we enjoy the creative variety of the food and the pleasant/nice way it is presented. Even the "house" wines are good, though they obviously have a very broad and nice selection of wines. We often enjoy just having...More

Thank ElDoradoEric
Reviewed March 21, 2017

It is pretty small place located in the neighbor. Small portion food that taste just ok (not great). Friendly waitress checks if everything ok a lot. Good place to go if you want to be relaxed in the cozy atmosphere.

Thank jessicajS5024GI
Reviewed February 13, 2017

We were treated to a gift certificate to Back Wine Bar and Bistro - and fell in love. Small and intimate - the food is of excellent quality, imaginatively prepared and served with care and charm. Excellent wine selections - can be paired with your...More

Thank wheresally48
Reviewed February 8, 2017

My wife and I went to the Back Wine Bar & Bistro for the Tuesday night Prix Fixe menu. This is a small neighborhood full-service bar and intimate bistro with a dining room that seats maybe a maximum of 20 or so customers at a...More

1  Thank DSteveCA
Reviewed January 22, 2017

It's the Wandering Yank here. Mrs. Yank and I met with old friends who love this place, and now I know why. Where to start? It's a small place, fairly quiet and romantic. It has a very intriguing menu, and most of the entrees are...More

Thank Mark M
Jeff B, Owner at Back Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2017

Thank you so much for dining with us! We take a lot of pride in what we do and I'm glad you got to experience that. We hope to see you again soon! Cheers

Reviewed September 27, 2016

Small plate concepts are great if they are priced appropriately so if you are hungry you can order multiple items. I ordered a scallop entree for $28 and it was pretty much just 4 scallops. I didn't order more food because my friends were treating...More

Thank River_diva_mary
Jeff B, Owner at Back Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2016

Thank you for joining us for dinner. Our entrée portion of Scallops ($28), that you ordered, generously features four large, fresh U-10 scallops from Maine. Our price for this elegant item is extremely competitive, for example, prices in the area for a Scallop Entrée range...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $34
Wine Bar, American, Bar, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 Palladio Pkwy, Suite 1201, Folsom, CA 95630-8784
    (E. Natoma)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Folsom
  • Phone Number: +1 916-986-9100
  • E-mail
Welcome to the award winning Back Bistro in Folsom! We are Folsom's Premier Wine Bar and Bistro! We will be changing locations in Spring 2018. We will be located in Folsom's Palladio right next to the theaters. Serving 35 inspiring wines by the glass, microbrew beers and a seasonally-focused, wine friendly lunch and dinner menu. Voted best wine bar in Folsom/El Dorado Hills 10 years in a row!
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