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Bistro 82

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401 S Lafayette Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48067-2504
+1 248-542-0082
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“escargot” (19 reviews)
“cobia” (24 reviews)
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French, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
401 S Lafayette Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48067-2504
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Food was gourmet and delicious. Portions are on the smaller side but enough. Goat cheese salad was amazing Service was top notch

Thank macdaddy123
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Excellent service, good but not excellent food, and regular cocktails. Would give this place another chance...

Thank Fernando L
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I expected this restaurant to be more of a French classic restaurant, but instead I'd call it French-inspired. There were several French items on the menu (escargot (but with pesto, not just garlic butter), foie gras, steak au poivre, but many non-French items as well....More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

How long can you exactly coast on your past success? I have been to the bistro multiple times and every single time the quality of food and service has been lowered and lowered while menu prices have increased. Menu has not really changed except the...More

Thank M E
Reviewed June 27, 2018

Our daughter was just married upstairs at Bistro 82. Approx. 65 people, which included 8 kids. The service was exceptional. The food was good. The staff was wonderful. The only complaint I heard all night was that the time between appetizers and the main course...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed May 12, 2018

We had an extraordinary happy hour experience recently at Bistro 82 compliments the two very knowledgable bartenders, Ryan & Robby. Ordering is done on a computer tablet. Help is available for rare users (like me). Interesting wines are available by the bottle or the glass...More

Thank VaporK8
Reviewed May 9, 2018

This is not a place for an everyday dinner as it is quite expensive; however, it is worth it for a date night! The food and service are both amazing and it was a relaxing night. I agree the atmosphere is a bit loud, but...More

Thank Ashton P
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Located right across the street from the Royal Oak Music Theater, Bistro 82 is an upscale restaurant and bar. The food is excellent and beautifully plated and they have a large wine room and drink list. It’s a busy restaurant and a bit noisy for...More

Thank TakeFiveTravel
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Outstanding food and service. A must visit again. Went for my daughter’s birthday and was blown away. We had escargot, French soup dumplings, goat cheese and orange cauliflower. Fully recommend the dumplings and escargot. For dinner we had the 2 filets, steak frites, and scallops...More

Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

We went with three generations to celebrate an event. Everybody was very happy. The fried onion soup dumplings were great. I also enjoyed the foie grad appetizer. Oyster platters were also enjoyed. I had the seafood ravioli, which was good but not as good as...More

Thank Stephon B
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 S Lafayette Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48067-2504
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Royal Oak
  • Phone Number: +1 248-542-0082
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