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Jay's Bistro

135 W Oak St, Fort Collins, CO 80524-2828
+1 970-482-1876
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
135 W Oak St, Fort Collins, CO 80524-2828
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Real French restaurant. Fantastic service and food very was very tasty and right portion size. Catch of the day was amazing.

Thank Jose_Tranjan
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very good Board platter to begin with. Marqaritas were excellent and the fish we ordered was perfect. Owner/manager came to talk to us and the waiter was excellent. Also, the jazz was wonderful. Can't say enough good things about Jay's Bistro!

Thank pameladelk
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We stopped in on a Sat. night for a drink and to listen to Mark Sloniker. A wonderful end to a nice evening.

Thank kacytjobb
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

I'm glad I didn't read reviews before we went. Everything was excellent. It began when we were reading the menu. The manager came out, told us about entrees and invited us in. And it ended with the waiter picking my dessert! I couldn't decide between...More

Thank Marylu S
Reviewed 22 September 2017

We had not been to Jay’s Bistro since new owners started operating this popular restaurant. My wife and I went for a late lunch in mid-week and found they were fairly busy. ‘There were plenty of lunch choices from starters to full meals. My wife...More

Thank Henry A
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This is a very nice restaurant. The employees are friendly and helpful and the food is delicious. However, there is just no way to dine here without spending a lot of money. My wife and I have eaten here for dinner on several occasions. Our...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 16 September 2017

After eating lunch here, we liked it so much we went back for dinner the following night! Food was excellent and service was terrific.

Thank scragen
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Slow for a Saturday. Nice jazz trio. Food simple but nice. Well priced for location -wine list well selected. . Not sure about outfit of service staff in an environment like this . Some fitting in an Frist class place others in an underground bar...More

2  Thank Foodwinetravel1
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Great combination of flavors and spices!! Love their food options. It is a great place to bring your customers, to celebrate with your other half, beautiful setting for a nice night out!! Food is GREAT!!!

1  Thank gloriashuey
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Went last Wednesday for half off tapas. Calamari (super crispy) reuben (lots of meat and sauce with ok fries), lamb ribs (great!), lobster mac n cheese (amazing!) ahi tacos (meh). Food was really quick and good. Went tonight..... Calamari (soggy), reuben (dry and and fries...More

Thank Melissa L
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5 January 2017|
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Response from jimhWindsor_Colorado | Reviewed this property |
seasons change the menu, call for details like that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 AM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 AM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 W Oak St, Fort Collins, CO 80524-2828
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Fort Collins
  • Phone Number: +1 970-482-1876
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Jay's Bistro is a locally owned business started in 1980. Norman And Wednesday Vogel recently purchased the bistro and are making changes to menus, decor and style. By proudly supporting local farms and growers we are adding healthier, fresher and more sustainable items to our menus. Prices are fair for FT Collins and Wednesday is all night happy hour and tapas for those who want to come in and nosh. Enjoy live jazz music Thursday through Saturday with happy hour every day!! Eat well, drink some, be happy!
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