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R Bistro & Pastry

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


US$10 - US$15
American, Cajun & Creole
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews shrimp and grits beef stroganoff pastry caramel cake salad quiche filet bread rice biscuits save room for dessert small restaurant my favorite restaurant fairhope alabama an appetizer lunch or dinner excellent food and service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bistro is a great stop in Fairhope for dinner we enjoyed our meal and Elmo is a great bartender who served us the owner took the time to check on us and I highly recommend it...

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tiny little restaurant with delicious food! I have had the filet and the shrimp and grits. Both are very good.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kimiark
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for a good light dinner, my wife and I chose R Bistro and were well satisfied. Service was prompt and the food was excellent. The gumbo was rich and dark as promised and the portobello mushroom appetizer was a definite comebacker.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank billmI1180GJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

After 5 years of living in Fairhope, and somehow missing this hidden treasure, my husband Louis and I happened upon this amazing little gem, and boy are we glad we did! After 47 trips around the sun I finally have a new favorite food -...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Friendlylocal23
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a terrific lunch with wife and daughter. Great service and ambiance. Food items we had Beef stroganoff Bronzed Salmon Salmon Tartine Great wine list, carrot cake, triple chocolate caramel tart All were terrific!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Floridian2004
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Almost finished our annual snowbird trek from the South Tundra of Minnesota and used the Bay route to get to our rental in Gulf Shores. Wanted to revisit the cute town of Fairhope after several years of heading further East. Driving through the Town Center,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Thaddeus W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second visit to The Bistro and it was again outstanding.The lunch filet was perfectly prepared. I hate green beans, but I actually liked their green beans.My husband had the shrimp special of the day and was loving every bite. This is a definite yes...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank whitewater4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice ambience. Went after dinner with husband and friends for dessert. We ordered 5 different desserts and only 1 was worth the calories (or price for that matter). The cakes were dried and disappointing; the chocolate cake which could have been good had marshmallow cream....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MarieN67
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ambiance is charming, and very French. The service was very good, The food was delicious and the desserts were superb. The chef came out and talked to us, making a very good experience more memorable.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank travchef
Reviewed 13 December 2018

We went for an early lunch, as it gets crowded and noisy later. My sandwich and side salad were excellent, but my companion's gumbo was a bit greasy. The server, in typical Southern fashion, kept interrupting to make sure we were doing OK.. Once is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Debbie L
20 January 2019|
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Response from whitewater4 | Reviewed this property |
I actually asked a chef in Fairhope if he would share the recipe for the sauce he made for a veggie burger. He actually wrote the ingredients down for me. You never know till you ask!
Lori C
8 February 2018|
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Response from Magnolia1950 | Reviewed this property |
I had a great salad for lunch when I ate there. The menu should provide you more choices. I think you will find something that you will enjoy.
James G
5 May 2017|
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