Alain is a master, and his wait staff are the supporting cast - French, and friendly. Try the vichysoisse, and definitely the seafood crepe- excellent.
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We had the table by the window, with no other guests in the restaurant. Enjoying the relaxing afternoon with the lovely meal and nice wine. Food was pretty good. Loved the atmosphere. Desserts were well made and delicious.
Excellent French food with flair and style. Simple and fresh. A well thought out wine list. Lovely room and ambience. Friendly staff. A classy chef. The prices are modest for what is delivered. Sardines were divine - ask for bread!
What a great dining experience. Owner and Chef Alain Fabregues has returned to Bistro des Artistes, and after spell in the doldrums, the food and service are back to their very best. Classic dishes from Alain's legendary Loose Box and new treats make up the...More
We have been to this restaurant on many occasions and have always enjoyed the food and service. Dinner for four last night, however, was a big disappointment more especially so as I had boasted to the French couple with us how good this restaurant was....More
Delightful experience today at Bistro des Artistes for Melbourne Cup lunch. Beautiful menu by Alain Fabregues of Loose Box fame and wonderful front of house hospitality by his partner. Very reasonably priced - today was $69 for 3 courses including a glass of French champagne....More
We've been to a wine dinner with friends and a quiet lunch here recently and this place really hit the mark. The food is lovely and authentically French, prepared by a man and a team who know and respect food! Each time the chef has...More
Booked for a solo early dinner. Greeted warmly and subsequent service was very good - admittedly the restaurant was very quiet. French decor and background music. I had the pork loin for main. Top quality cut impeccably cooked with a mustard cream sauce and truffle...More
I don't know what happened last night but our dinner was an unmitigated disaster. Ignored for 20 minutes, then had to ask for water. Finally placed our orders for entre and mains. We received our entre's after a more than a reasonable wait, the truffle...More