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Bistro Napa

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3800 S Virginia St, Reno, NV 89502-6005
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Boston, Massachusetts, United States
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I had read good reviews and was disappointed in this place. Food is expensive and quality is average. Props to the bar staff for making me feel very welcome when traveling solo for work.

Thank Joanna M
Reno, Nevada
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

There are not enough words to describe the excellent service and food options at Bistro Napa during their daily happy hour. I have been there many times and everyone I take falls in love with it. No one has a better quality or value in Reno.

Thank janinCR
Las Vegas, Nevada
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66 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Love this restaurant! Great happy hour & the cocktails are awesome too! The food is really good and there's some real innovative dishes.

Thank nancyloveswine
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I really do like the food and the drinks at the Napa Bistro...BUT my complaint..or strong recommendation. ..is that the manager change up the Happy Hour food menu, AND that she speak to the kitchen /preparation staff about the ever dwindling portion or serving size of the Happy Hour small plates....come on, I don't need to stuff myself during happy... More 

Thank Schohn
Eugene, Oregon
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great place to gather and have early cocktails and dinner, chose the clams and martini. Have been here several times with friends and family

Thank Laurie M
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98 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very nice happy hour option. Delicious tapas that are sufficient in size to satisfy hunger vice over stuffing oneself at the buffet. Tables are close so can get a bit noisy

Thank worldgypse
Truckee, California
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429 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I made reservations at Bistro Napa for her birthday. I booked the reservation based on reviews. We do not live in Reno. I did not realize in was in the Atlantis a Casino until after the reservation was made. I am not a fan of casino dining, but the reviews were great so we went. It's a... More 

Thank calsun99
Charlotte, North Carolina
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We enjoyed a very nice dinner at Bistro Napa. The decor and setting are beautiful, quiet, and relaxing. The wait staff were very attentive and not at all stuffy with the manager passing through to make sure everything was ok. The food is delicious, I had the best onion soup I've ever eaten. It is not to be missed. Everything... More 

Thank Heath1954
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The happy hour is amazing! Great prices, great food! Get there when it starts, at four, because tables in the bar fill up fast and that's where you have to sit. We also went for dinner in the regular restaurant another night and I wasn't as impressed. The menu sounds good, but doesn't taste as well as described. I much... More 

Thank Jenny A
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was very good - lamp shank, squid steak with lobster. Serving of champagne (just a little of it) as you sit down was a nice touch and then a surprise serving of pink cotton candy on a dish after your meal - felt like a kid again! Very well prepared food, great service - classy but unpretentious. We will... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3800 S Virginia St, Reno, NV 89502-6005
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: 775.335.4539
Savor contemporary cuisine inspired by Napa Valley in a sophisticated, vibrant, yet comfortable atmosphere with emphasis on seasonal, organic ingredients and simple, fresh flavors. Flown in from certified waters of the cold Pacific northwest, the finest oysters are served in the Raw Seafood Bar. Experience innovative small plates, perfect for sharing, delectable big plates and playful desserts that are deceptively delicious. The sommelier will help complement any Bistro experience with thoughtfully chosen wine from the 4,000-bottle wine cellar. Cutting-edge cocktails are infused with fresh fruit purees, boutique liquors and bitters. Gather for dinner or cocktails in a social scene that rivals the energy of the innovative cuisine.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?