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Bistro 161 - CLOSED

161 Kenneth St, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 1N5, Canada
+1 250-746-6466
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (22 reviews)
“sandwich” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Canadian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
161 Kenneth St, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 1N5, Canada
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Reviews (91)
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 29 March 2016

A girlfriend and I were looking for somewhere to have a satisfying lunch and we decided to try Bistro 161. Both of us opted for salads. I had a calamari salad that had mixed greens, candied walnuts and a citrus vinaigrette dressing and lots and...More

Thank tikitorte
Reviewed 16 January 2016

We were wondering around Duncan and decided to have lunch. As it happened we were right across the street from this restaurant and liked what we saw for the daily specials. Upon entry we were told to find a table we liked and the server...More

Thank Bruce_Pyett
Reviewed 24 December 2015

Returned to Bistro 161 today and was surprised by poor quality of food, later, I discovered that Fatima is no longer owner/chef.

Thank Macphe
Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is no longer operating as Bistro 161. It is under new ownership and no longer has the same chef or ambiance.

1  Thank Erik Q
Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

We had the Curry Chicken as a special and a glass of red wine and it was very good. They opened yesterday and it's just the beginning of this take over from Fatima. We are looking forward to seeing them do well in our town...More

1  Thank bethannyw
Reviewed 30 October 2015

It is really a shame to see the Bistro close, but chef Fatima is still running Vinoteca at Zanata Vineyards in Glenora. You will find her excellent food Wednesday through Sunday

1  Thank DT1254
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Tucked away on Kenneth Street is Bistro 161. The little garden patio is very cute and the food is always delicious. I have heard new owners have recently purchased it - can't wait to go there again.

1  Thank iamqueencharlotte
Reviewed 15 October 2015

The food here is delicious although a bit pricey. Presentation lovely. Service excellent. Entrance is a bit hard to find.

Thank Larke N
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Effective as of 9/24 Bistro 161 closed its doors. You can still find the amazing talents of Fatima DeSilva and her team at her other restaurant Vinoteca located in Glenora at Zanata vineyards. Just call the same phone number and you will be connected to...More

1  Thank Scott P
Reviewed 29 September 2015

The ambiance with the light music and the water feature made for a nice dining experience. The meals are a little higher priced but oh so Good!! Also, sitting under a canopy of vines in the heat of the summer made for a most comfortable...More

Thank RonCawthra
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Kenneth St, Duncan, British Columbia V9L 1N5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Duncan
  • Phone Number: +1 250-746-6466
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