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Le Bistro

Avenue du Lac, Gisenyi, Rwanda
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good51%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
27 Jan 2017
“the adress is changed”
3 Jan 2017
“Good pizzas”
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European, Contemporary
Avenue du Lac, Gisenyi, Rwanda
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent place to hangout in Gisenyi at night! Delicious food, amazing music band and a very good service. My favorite place in Gisenyi so far!

Thank Reda G
Reviewed 27 January 2017

le Bistro, moved near post office. it requires to the owner to make some effort to inform the customers so that they don't miss the best cuisine of Jean Pierre, the Owner.

Thank mashali183
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We all ordered different pizzas and they were good! The service was a bit slow, as is expected, but the staff were friendly and attentive. Coffee was good and the location and grounds are nice.

Thank Shakeel P
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Finding good food in Gisenyi is surprisingly difficult. That's why we had low hopes for the bistro. Happily we were totally surprised! I had a wonderful chicken breast with mango salsa and my girlfriend had a really yummy and BIG veggie lasagne. The atmosphere is...More

1  Thank ExploringMind
Reviewed 23 July 2015

Gisenyi has so few choices and this one doesn't look too good from the outside, but once inside the service was decent and the food wasn't bad at all. I suggest avoiding the pizzas and ordering the fresh fish. I had the Capitaine in mushroom...More

Thank SCalCanz
Reviewed 6 April 2015

Food was average, not too great. The restaurant has a very good view of the lake though and has a nice atmosphere.

Thank Kishan S
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

The food at Le Bistro is only average, but if you are looking for something more European style, then this is a good choice. The setting is beautiful overlooking Lake Kivu. The service was good too. I would recommend this restaurant for anyone looking for...More

Thank imb89
Reviewed 5 August 2014

It's an average meal and the wine selection is limited but the location is lovely overlooking the lake.

Thank anuka9
Reviewed 20 July 2014

Saturday evening dinner steak. Pleasant atmosphere. Like most other places in the region don't expect to rush - order immediately and relax. Steak was very pleasant and the staff courteous.

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 29 May 2014 via mobile

My husband arrived in Gisenyi before me and had his breakfast there. Quote, "Best coffee I have had in a while". ....For Dinner ....on the same day....(we had to go back) My Beef Fillet (Bearnaise, Sauce champignon, Roguefort, Louvre vert) was simply exquisite.... Great Ambiance,...More

Thank MrsIbekwe
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  • Food
  • Value
European, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue du Lac, Gisenyi, Rwanda
  • Location: Africa  >  Rwanda  >  Western Province  >  Gisenyi
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