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Bistro Stefan

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner
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Well prepared dishes in casual relaxed setting. Serving Beef, Seafood and Fish, Pasta. With selections suitable for vegetarians, vegans and other dietary needs.
PRICE RANGE
US$16 - US$39
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
Canadian, International, Contemporary
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday

Let me start by saying the food was amazing. I had the scallops to start and the 14 oz steak for dinner and they were both amazing. One of the best steaks i'v had in a while. For desert I had the strudel which was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank guy b
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had an amazing dinner, the food was excellent, the chef made some excellent choices when he or she put the menue together, would recommend this place,the staff was also courteous and superb

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jessiesteve
Stephane O, Manager at Bistro Stefan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We're glad you enjoyed our Valentine's menu, we will be sure to pass you comments along to the chef and staff. Thanks for the kind post.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sat at Table 41 and from start to finish were well served by Bruce. All the items were most tasty. We had prime rib which was served exactly as we had ordered. The vegetables were delicious and the baked potato perfectly prepared. Horseradish was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Diana668
Stephane O, Manager at Bistro Stefan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to post and for the lovely comments. We will be sure to pass these along to the kitchen and to Bruce of course.

Reviewed January 18, 2019

We had dinner here before 6 and told our server we were in hurry. She accommodate us perfectly and our meal was ready fast and they were delicious. The presentation was beautiful and all food taste great. We got the dinner special options and really...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Art_Food_Life
Stephane O, Manager at Bistro Stefan, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

We're glad you enjoyed your time with us and in Bistro Stefan. We will certainly pass your comments to our kitchen. Thank you for posting.

Reviewed January 9, 2019

Birthday dinner for six family and friends.It has been 40 years since our last time here when it was called Brownies Steakhouse.New decor and menu.Good steak and prime rib choices.I missed the huge lobster tails that were a specialty the last time here .The waitress...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Golfingnutkingston
Stephane O, Manager at Bistro Stefan, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2019

Thank you for the kind comments but please don't wait another 40 years to come see us again! We will have lobster tails waiting for you, we promise!!!

Reviewed January 5, 2019

My wife and I stayed at Ontario's BEST Hotel, the Best Western Fireside Inn in Kingston and thoroughly enjoyed the EXCELLENT food and service and staff at the Bistro Stefan. We sure hope to do it again with a 2- or 3-night stay at the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Canada-TourDirector
Stephane O, Manager at Bistro Stefan, responded to this reviewResponded January 9, 2019

Thank you for the wonderful comments, we look forward to serving you again!

Reviewed November 11, 2018

this place had just cleared out by the time we got there. The waiter was exceptionally attentive. The food came rapidly. The Caesar salad was terrific. Truly homemade and high chef quality. I ordered steak and scallops and my wife ordered Risotto all of which...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Radman008
Stephane O, Manager at Bistro Stefan, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

We're glad you enjoyed your experience and we look forward to serving you again soon. Thanks for posting.

Reviewed October 25, 2018

Good and busy place, nice interior. Twice Bruce hosted us. He recommended the best dishes and wine, and made us feel welcome.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sofiak953
Stephane O, Manager at Bistro Stefan, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

We're glad you enjoyed your evening. We will pass the message along to Bruce and the kitchen. Thanks for posting

Reviewed October 17, 2018

My wife and went here last week. The food was excellent. If you stay at Fireside Inn you get a discount. The Caesar Salad was one of the best I have ever had. Prime Rib was quite good as well.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank travellingman747
Stephane O, Manager at Bistro Stefan, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

We are glad you enjoyed your meals and that you took advantage of the exclusive guest special. Thank you for posting.

Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Prime rib was excellent as was the Arctic char. Service was excellent we were well looked after. Good job.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank John K
Stephane O, Manager at Bistro Stefan, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2018

We are very happy that you enjoyed your experience. Thanks for the kind words and for posting.

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KevinG4609
October 7, 2016|
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Response from Joanne G | Property representative |
HI Kevin, no there is not a dress code, it is fairly casual although some guests dress up. The atmosphere is warm, charming and receptive so either attire works. Thanks for inquiring Joanne (Manager)
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