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Z Bistro

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725 Basque Way, Carson City, NV 89706-7987
+1 775-885-2828
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“mussels” (3 reviews)
“bread” (4 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
$$ - $$$
725 Basque Way, Carson City, NV 89706-7987
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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

When we went to dinner here it was snowing and cold, but through the door the welcome was warm and the place cosy. Z Bistro was a great surprise. Carson City is not where I expected to find great French cooking. Interesting menu - I...More

Thank Julian L
Reviewed March 4, 2018

This place is where you go for a special treat. Be sure to call ahead of time as you need reservations and they can have days of closure for vacations. Everything on the menu is great, bread is fresh, wine menu is good. I tried...More

Thank Cynthia L
Reviewed February 20, 2018

My husband took me there a couple of times. This is a small restaurant where the help is all about service. This restaurant is walking distance from Walmart, odd College Parkway, in Carson City. Very clean wine drinks and specials are written on a chalk...More

Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

My co-worker took me to Z Bistro for a new year treat. I was delightfully surprised. The restaurant rivals the upscale spots in Reno. The mussels bouillabaisse were flavorful and the bread was addictive.

Thank abcblondie
Reviewed October 14, 2016

Husband and wife small restaurant, he's French, she just fell for him. Tucked away on the edge of a shopping center. Different menu every week, good small selection of French wines $26-$42. It was a small plate menu this week, seasonal variety, north African and...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed August 28, 2016

Based on reviews, we decided to give Z Bistro a try when we stopped in Carson City for the night. And we couldn't get in because we didn't have a reservation. So on the way back through, we called early in the day to reserve...More

Thank ukulelemama
Reviewed August 23, 2016

We had a great time at Bistro Z, the food was authentic, tasted fantastic and the decor is very French! There are obviously a lot of locals who come here regularly, which is always a good test of a restaurant's calibre, but they made us...More

1  Thank Words_by_Julia
Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Had dinner on a recent Wednesday night while in town for work. Tina was able to squeeze us in (get a reservation!) and was a wonderful host. The food was delicious, especially the artichoke fritters and fennel and dessert. Will definitely return when back in...More

Thank Explorer_from_Boston
Reviewed July 14, 2016

my favorite dish here is paella very flavorful their breakfast burito with gravy is to die for. I also buy the spicy chorizo to take home.

Thank yandery10
Reviewed May 26, 2016

So moist and flavorful. It was not one of those bread crumb salmon cakes where you have to search for the salmon! This was full of salmon and delicious.

Thank FLCloud29
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 725 Basque Way, Carson City, NV 89706-7987
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Carson City
  • Phone Number: +1 775-885-2828
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