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Water Street Bistro

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100 Petaluma Blvd N Ste 106, Petaluma, CA 94952-2321
+1 707-763-9563
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good35%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (32 reviews)
“quiche” (29 reviews)
“crab chowder” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, Soups, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 Petaluma Blvd N Ste 106, Petaluma, CA 94952-2321
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Reviewed May 9, 2018

I dropped in here for a light lunch with a couple of colleagues. The service was very friendly and the food of an excellent standard. There was also an excellent selection of vegetarian options

Thank French_Green
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Water Street Bistro has a great selection of breakfast and luncheon selections. Everything is made there fresh. Their baked goods are especially tempting and delicious. Relaxed atmosphere and though not a large space, Water Street Bistro's friendly staff and wait persons efficiently takes care of...More

Thank Sandstoneone
Reviewed March 3, 2018

My favorite for lunch in Petaluma! It is on the river and you can eat outside or in, but outside you feel like you are in a French Cafe in Europe! Food is excellent! Crab chowder to die for & Stephanie's (the owner) special Rabbit...More

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed November 10, 2017

This place has very good, and interesting food. I had the half soup/half salad special on the last visit - and had a very large half nicoise salad - I thought it was the full salad. Staff is sharp and quick and the only down...More

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Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

We stumbled on this sweet delight by following the crowds. Lovely spot for breakfast with food to please and coffee to enjoy.

Thank Idglm
Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this cafe whilst driving through Petaluma. Lovely, friendly staff and great pastries. We do like to find good coffee and the cappuccino and latte was the best we have found on this trip, and that was a 3000 mile, 10 state trip. Highly...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed August 25, 2017

This place is really busy during weekday lunch time. We could not get a seat on patio but lucky enough to find one inside. I dont remember what I had but I remember that it was good and my husband and I would go back...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

This sweet Bistro was recommended to us and I'm sure glad we went!!! I am GF/DF and the staff were so sweet & kind about helping me find something to enjoy. Their suggestions were perfect!!! Don't get me wrong... it's a lovely bakery with so...More

Thank 1khearty
Reviewed June 5, 2017

Good smoked duck salad with greens, almonds, and roasted peached. Great half salad and sandwich option. Order at counter, find a table and your orders are delivered by staff.

Thank DeborahandAndy
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Pastries to kill for, unparalleled strata and quiche, niçoise worthy of a continental pilgrimage. Espresso drinks are impeccable. Yada, yada, yada. Not enough praise can be heaped upon this collection of artisanal masters. This bistro is absolutely top notch. If you're visiting Petaluma, or residing...More

Thank Brandon S
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April 28, 2016|
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Response from elizabeth m | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast items include waffles, poached eggs, bacon, wide variety of pastries/quiches/srada all prepared by chef. Espresso drinks. My favorite breakfast dish is either poached eggs or toast with smoked salmon & cream... More
April 28, 2016|
Response from karen_gettman | Reviewed this property |
She bakes lots of fresh pastries, croissants, coffee cake etc., each day. There are homemade waffles. And there are 4-6 different fresh quiche every day. Homemade granola. Yogurt, fruit. Usually a special breakfast... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Petaluma Blvd N Ste 106, Petaluma, CA 94952-2321
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Petaluma
  • Phone Number: +1 707-763-9563
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