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R Bistro & Pastry

334 Fairhope Ave, Fairhope, AL 36532-2318
+1 251-928-2399
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (31 reviews)
“beef stroganoff” (27 reviews)
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American, Cajun & Creole, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
334 Fairhope Ave, Fairhope, AL 36532-2318
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Reviewed 4 days ago

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
Thank reberascal
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Anytime is a good time to visit R Bistro and Pastry. Fancy and what a treat for that special person. Call for reservations. You won’t be disappointed. Gary Finch Faihope, AL

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gary F
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I had the BBQ Shrimp,Sautés Crab Claws, and they were delicious. The food and service was of the highest standard. This restaurant is definitely a 5 star.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bham011
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Intimate dining in all aspects. Food is excellent, service attentive, price reasonable for what you get. My favorite? Beef Stroganoff!! Desserts are outstanding.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JackJanecky
Reviewed 6 November 2018

We recently ate lunch at the R Bistro two days in a row. The first day was so good we decided to stick with a known and enjoy it again for our second lunch in Fairhope. We have eaten here other times when we visit...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jeanne D
Reviewed 1 November 2018

We had guest visiting for out of town and wanted to take her out to dinner. Two of our group suggested R Bisto as they had eaten lunch there and really enjoyed it. R Bistro is small but nicely decorated. The large mirrors make it...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Elvin N
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

Visited with a large group so was able to try a variety of things from the menu and everything was amazing. The sautéed crab claws were some of the best I have ever had. The crawfish Mac and cheese was rich and creamy. Wedge salad...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank christip2016
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Had a large party last Saturday and it was awesome. Everyone loves the food from appetizers to dessert. Great service and highly recommend!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kathyparksking
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Monday night before my birthday found me trying to choose a restaurant in Fairhope, AL, a Mobile Bay destination. There are any number of restaurants there, & it's likely I would not have chosen R Bistro & Pastry over some of the others, The others...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MissIppiSwagman
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Everything was absolutely delicious! We stated with the brussel sprout caesar salad which was very unique and beyond delicious. For our main courses we had the Crab and Avocado Tartine and the Bronzed Salmon, both wonderful choices. Be sure to save room for dessert as...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank H3656JTkarenc
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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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Response from Alwxa | Reviewed this property |
15 July 2016|
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Response from Ray M | Reviewed this property |
Timing is the key and Travelart summed it up well. It was so great I would take kids at lunch and return with your wife for a romantic and delicious dinner👍
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 334 Fairhope Ave, Fairhope, AL 36532-2318
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Fairhope
  • Phone Number: +1 251-928-2399
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