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105 Erie St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 2M5, Canada
+1 519-273-5000
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb chops” (14 reviews)
“trout” (23 reviews)
“prix fix menu” (9 reviews)
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French, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
105 Erie St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 2M5, Canada
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

We had a great evening at this place. First they could easily accommodate my soy allergy. We did the small plate flight. Wow. Each dish was delicious and plentiful. We loved the tomato dish, the cauliflower, the broccoli Mac and cheese, the chicken and the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jackie075
Reviewed October 24, 2018

The price fix menu is great and well priced. We sampled the cauliflower app is was outstanding as was the apple butternut squash soup. The rib steak and trout were both exceptionally good. The accompanying sides were delicious and the presentation very creative. The sugar...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank IntSommelier
Reviewed October 12, 2018

The staff were very friendly & the food was excellent. Their gazpacho soup is different from what is usually meant by this name, with a corn component, & it was delicious. the Nordic trout was perfectly cooked with very interesting & tasty accompaniments. The dessert,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mar4continents
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Have always looked forward to a dinner here when in town for theater, and the food is still quite good, but service is even slower now that they have doubled the size of the restaurant but the kitchen is still just a small galley. Be...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank alwaysplanahead
Reviewed October 6, 2018

My wife and I are active, theatre loving octogenarians who also search out interesting food experiences. This year on our annual visit to Stratford, we heard about "Bijou". Anticipating an excellent food experience, our expectations were exceeded. For 19 years Bijou has featured creatively prepared...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ben H
Reviewed October 1, 2018

We went for our anniversary and all was good - nothing bad, including the price. Very reasonable. The service was good - very pleasant and got us out to the show on time. it was a bit "squishy" and they forgot a few things when...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tony F
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Great service, wonderful food and just a joy to eat at the Bijou. We went right after our matinee because we didn't have reservations this year, and didn't want to miss it. Entered as the doors opened, and were not disappointed. Really spectacular trout and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kayhdanf2016
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Bijou has both a prix-fixe menu and a la carte, with excellent choices on both. However, when the restaurant is full, the kitchen seems unable to prepare meals in an reasonable time for a pre-theatre client. We barely made the curtain time without having dessert....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ldt43
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Our annual dinner at Bijou while visiting Stratford was a culinary delight to which we look forward. The service and meal was superb! Definitely recommend the tomato panzanella salad and mushroom risotto!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank rdeverteuil
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a tasty meal at Bijou. The farm-to-table menu is a nice mix of comfort food and interesting takes on old favourites. The smoked trout salad was especially delicious. The staff are always efficient and friendly and happy to get you...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Elle Z
November 26, 2017|
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Response from Jeff M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the Bijou does sell Gift Certificates. Please call 519.273.5000, ask for Mark, and he'll look after you.
June 28, 2016|
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Response from RichardKono | Reviewed this property |
No dress code. Eclectic range of diners. All welcome.
August 16, 2015|
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Response from Bijou_Restaurant | Property representative |
Regarding food allergies - Bijou is very flexible accommodating unique dietary dispositions. Our menu changes daily and we strive to find solutions versus lack of flexibility. I would recommend calling the restaurant at... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$64
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
4:45 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:45 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:45 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Erie St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 2M5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Stratford
  • Phone Number: +1 519-273-5000
  • E-mail
Bijou, a culinary gem in Stratford Ontario, honours the tradition of inventive French bistro cuisine presented on a daily inspired Chalkboard Menu. Our regular menu is complemented by our shareable Food Flights featuring the best ingredients of Perth County. These delectable bites are perfectly paired with small craft wineries and the best of old world classics.
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