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Chanterelle Bistro

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33 Division St, Bowmanville, Ontario L1C 2Z4, Canada
905-623-8772
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4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tue - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Whitby, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is not French cuisine! The mashed potatoes were like a hockey puck. The one carrot was overcooked and burned. The asparagus and beans were raw and cold and the salmon had a sauce that overpowered the flavour of the fish. We didn't receive our wine until we were halfway through our meal.....this is a NO NO in a true... More 

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Bowmanville, Canada
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love this restaurant so much, that we're going with friends, two weeks in a row. I am vegan and I got the most amazing meal. Mushroom risotto with veggies and a very good salad. They also had on hand, coconut ice cream! They start you all off with bread and hummus. Everyone enjoyed their meals and the service was very... More 

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Bowmanville, Canada
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We really enjoy that we can get Fine Dining without leaving Bowmanville. We have been going to Chanterelle Bistro for years and never disappointed the service, staff and meal are always great. We have tried many items on the menu but I usually order the Grilled Veal.

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Thank PoppaGoose
Bowmanville
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very wonderful service & quisine, little pricey but well worth it. Lunch is more reasonable! Parking is across the street(municipal lot-3 hrs for free) Good ambiance, a really nice dining experience!

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Thank Gus T
Bowmanville, Canada
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We had a good meal but waited a long time for the waitress to take a drink order. For me a real problem as the restaurant was not crowded. Once she finally came things moved moderately well.

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Thank 52russ
Bowmanville, Canada
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went to Chanterelle for dinner to celebrate; we sat in the alcove just at the front door, which only fits a table for two. This was our fifth visit to the restaurant and both the service and food was terrific, as usual. I can never say no to the lamb shank, and I am always happy... More 

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Thank BucketListLiving
Bowmanville, Canada
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66 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

This is a classier type of restaurant. Food prepared by a chef rather than a cook. Good service, lovely ambiance, quiet elegance. We had fresh bread served with fresh hummus it was delicious. All the meals we had were fresh made to order and tasted good.

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Thank M G
Bowmanville, Canada
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38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

good food, consistent every time you go. We've been going for years, even when the restaurant was down on King St in Bowmanville.

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Thank SharonFitzatrick
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We went here for my husbands birthday dinner. The food was absolutely delicious. I had the Veal Tenderloin and he had the rib-eye Steak both entrees were cooked to perfection, We also shared Mussels and crab cakes appetizers they were also very good although the mussels were messy so be ready with your napkin. The service was also very good... More 

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Thank Patricia M
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious dinner at this Bistro. We were seated at Table No. 1 which is located by the front window. No other patrons seated beside us so very private. The service was excellent. Our server knew exactly when to approach us whilst dining. Prices are to be expected for a fine dining experience. The outside of the restaurant... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Division St, Bowmanville, Ontario L1C 2Z4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Bowmanville
  • Phone Number: 905-623-8772

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