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Le Petit Bistrot - CLOSED

218 Tampa Ave W, Venice, FL 34285-1729
+1 941-488-8484
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
31 May 2017
“Great Brunch”
28 Sep 2016
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
218 Tampa Ave W, Venice, FL 34285-1729
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11 - 20 of 177 reviews

Reviewed 3 March 2016

I cannot over emphasize how bad our experience was at this place. We ordered Vichyssoise which was so salty as to be inedible at $9.60 each. After we complained and sent it back, they refused to take it off the bill. The waitress did not...More

Thank SiouxCitySueFL
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went for dinner on a weeknight and were very pleasantly surprised. The restaurant is small and when we were there, with a 6:30 reservation, only one other table was occupied, with a party of six. It is tastefully decorated with unobtrusive...More

Thank Ottawans
Reviewed 17 February 2016

If you are male and looking for a hearty meal, this is not for you. Menu items are much more appealing to the diet conscious and although the lunches are tasty, the size of the portions don't equate to the price.

Thank DickCree
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Love this small tea room with a some outdoor seating. Many nice choices of salads, crepes, sandwiches. A great place for girlfriends to meet for lunch, or couples wanting a quiet lunch together.

Thank california0
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

It would be by eating here! A TINY cafe, (with upstairs seating, too) that is charming, efficient (dinner came out quite timely) and most pleasant. We had pork tenderloin medallion "au poivre" (a tasty peppercorn sauce) and flounder with wine/butter/lemon sauce. Both with ratatouille, one...More

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 13 February 2016

We stopped for lunch, a croque monsieur and onion soup. Both were good, but don't expect the best of classic treatments. Lots of good cheese on the soup, lots of onions, but lacking the depth that a base of home made veal stock would have...More

Thank JoelKrugler
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Went for a light lunch and enjoyed it very much. I had 4 of the tapas and my husband had the crepe with ham and mushrooms. The bechamel sauce was to die for and each of my tapas were delicious - though the shrimp were...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 29 January 2016

Nice little restaurant near the farmers market and theatre. We stopped there for brunch. Food was delicious and the service was great...especially their French toast. Well worth coming back.

Thank charli
Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

Cute little place. Were seated upstairs. Very low ceiling. I am 6 feet tall and nearly scrapped it. Wait staff seemed overwhelmed although the place wasn't jammed. We went for lunch, menu seemed interesting. Unfortunately the meal wasn't. I ordered the French burger. It was...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 25 December 2015

The Hayes Family attended for Christmas Eve celebration. Menu Christmas Eve: Champagne & Amuse Bouche Plate Foie gras with sweet onion gam Seafoods cassolette with scallops, shrimp & calamari Especially delicious was Beef filet roast with mushrooms truffle & cognac cause dessert was Christmas Verrine....More

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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
9:00 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
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 218 Tampa Ave W, Venice, FL 34285-1729
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Venice
  • Phone Number: +1 941-488-8484
French Cuisine. Breakfast, Lunch And Dinnermonday To Friday: 11:00am To 3:00pm And 5:30pm To 9:00pm Saturday And Sunday: 9:am To 3:00pm And 5:30pm To 9:00pm
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