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Bistro Laurent

1202 Pine St, Paso Robles, CA 93446-2242
+1 805-226-8191
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“tasting menu” (36 reviews)
“clafoutis” (3 reviews)
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French, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1202 Pine St, Paso Robles, CA 93446-2242
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I recently had our second meal here in 5 years on a wine-tasting trip to Paso Robles. It was even better than we remembered last time. Every dish was delicious, beautifully presented and paired expertly with wine. The wait staff was very...More

Thank dcypher2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here with my wife and son. Friendly greeting and seated promptly. Marc, the maitre'd, suggested we close our menus and let the chef choose our dishes while he paired the wines. We did that and were very happy. Appetizer of crab and avocado,...More

Thank malibuirishmike
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

W have seen this restaurant about seven times and finally decided to try it. The food was very good, served in a classic French style. We did sit outside, which was a bit cool, as the outside seating area is shaded, so a wrap is...More

Thank floribel1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in the central square of Paso Robles, this restaurant is exceptionally excellent specializing in French nouvelle cuisine. Equal to any fine dining experience in big cities such as San Francisco and Los Angeles.

Thank macfarlanewh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From the moment we got there, we knew we were in for a treat. We started with a lovely glass of champagne and the maitre d', after just enough time for us to enjoy our first few sips, arrived to go over the menu and...More

Thank nsulse2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Out of town friends came and we spent two days wine tasting in the Paso Robles area. BOTH nights we had reservations at Bistro Laurent. The first night we chose the Chef's Surprise Menu. You tell the waiter/ess any allergies or foods you don't like...More

Thank EDD1967_83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After leaving in disgust from neighboring Artisan, see accompanying review, we stumbled across the street at 9:15 p.m. on a Saturday night to Bistro Laurent. We were seated immediately. Our greeter could tell the night was not going well and offered us a drink as...More

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Bistro Laurent has been one of the steady restaurants in Paso Robles for the past fifteen years. Not brilliant; not average. Somewhere in between.

Thank winewiz
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Our wine group chose this well-established restaurant for one of our evening meals together. The 'head waiter' was a delight and his French accent enjoyed by all. The French Onion soup (of course!), was sooooooo good ! My filet was perfectly grilled as were the...More

Thank r k
Reviewed 30 June 2017

In contradiction to some of the reviews here, we found the service was very good. We were greeted quickly with water and offered champagne, which we declined but also a delicious little amuse bouche. The host checked in with us many times, and our server...More

Thank happytravelingfamily
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19 February 2017|
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Response from Carol B | Reviewed this property |
Lunch and Dinner menus are on their website. We have only been there for dinner and it was wonderful.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1202 Pine St, Paso Robles, CA 93446-2242
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Paso Robles
  • Phone Number: +1 805-226-8191
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