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French Market Bistro

16645 Highland Rd, Ste B, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-6567
+1 225-753-3500
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brie soup” (9 reviews)
“crab” (8 reviews)
“pasta” (6 reviews)
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American, French, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16645 Highland Rd, Ste B, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-6567
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice lunch place. The last time I was there, I had the blackened chicken special. It had some delicious vegetables with it. My friend had the crawfish salad. It is always a can't miss. We shared bread pudding for dessert. There is a nice...More

Thank jantalking
Reviewed 8 April 2017

The food was wonderful and the service excellent. Unfortunately, tables are so close together that it's nearly impossible to hear your companions. I've been for both lunch and dinner, with dinner being slightly quieter.

Thank Susan F
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Date night with the wife. Fast service and the food was good. I had the lamb chops. They were very good. Cooked perfectly. The wife had the filet and it was great. The fried asparagus appetizer was excellent. Wine was a little pricey by the...More

Thank Bradmess1
Reviewed 16 February 2017

My husband and I had lunch here recently. I ordered the sensation salad and the caper chicken and was very pleased with both. My husband started off with the crab & brie soup. It was very thick and a bit crabby tasting, so much so...More

Thank Msneese
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

The food and service are excellent here. We dined with a group of friends in the middle of the week. We had no wait and were seated promptly. Such a nice atmosphere here. The blueberry drop drink was very good. A different departure from a...More

Reviewed 7 February 2017

We love this local gem. It's quiet and intimate, yet not as pricey as some similar places. It's locally owned and you can tell that they care. Fantastic food

Thank beachbum329
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed our time with family here. The stuffed oysters were wonderful but we had to send back our martinis because they weren't chilled well and should have sent back the pork chips as they were not hot and underdone. For an expensive restaurant like...More

Thank MontanaLaura
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I'm writing a new review as FMB has expanded the restaurant and it's even more lovely than before. It now boasts a great bar area to gather and mingle before dinner. The ambiance is just cool and chic. FMB is in my top 5 Baton...More

Thank Michelle_MMS
Reviewed 26 August 2016

If you are there for lunch you can't beat the Eggplant Camellia ($15.00) it is to die for! The prices are a little more than normal but, the food is well worth the price. If you're their for dinner their crab cakes are delicious. I...More

Thank g410berry1958
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Last year we gave French Market Bistro due to terrible wine service problems. We went back to try again and found this an excellent choice. The service was excellent from wine to dessert. The waitress was very friendly and humorous which added to the evening....More

Thank DaveG873
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16645 Highland Rd, Ste B, Baton Rouge, LA 70810-6567
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Baton Rouge
  • Phone Number: +1 225-753-3500
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