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Bistro Joe's Kitchen

$$ - $$$American, ,
34244 Woodward Ave, Birmingham, MI 48009-0922
+1 248-594-0984
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (10 reviews)
“flatbread” (6 reviews)
“oysters” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
34244 Woodward Ave, Birmingham, MI 48009-0922
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We lunched on a “Wine Down Wednesday” here. Bottles are half off. Though I only had a glass know that the selections are wide and varied. My companion and I enjoyed the lunch combo. My green salad was excellent with the right amount of dressing....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank VaporK8
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

We reserved the chefs table for our party of 14 guests .. fun and festive to all sit together overlooking the market place on the main floor. Our server Holly was warm, capable and handled the group well as we ordered bloody Mary’s, garnishing them...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Laurie B
Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

We came here for dinner on a Friday evening and had quite a pleasant evening. The restaurant is located on the first floor of a marketplace with exquisite food specialties and excellent wines. For starters we had Brussels sprouts which were prepared in a special...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank BerndEKappel
Reviewed May 10, 2018

There are so many delicious things on the menu that you may have a hard time choosing! The French toast was to die for! Served with delicious vanilla ice cream, syrup, berries, and fresh jam. The corned beef skillet was outstanding as well. My mother...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank mmsbussey
Reviewed May 2, 2018

Recently discovered that Bistro Joe's has a daily happy hour that is absolutely amazing. Really deep discounts on cocktails and food. Worth a try!

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Es_bo123
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

We went for a light dinner. The food was fine. The wait staff was good. But everything we ordered took forever to get to the table. It seemed like it didn’t matter what we ordered - it was every course. I might go back but...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Boomer0
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

My hubby inhaled his oysters @ $1 each .. large & fresh! My small plate of jumbo shrimp & grits was just right!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Laurie B
Reviewed February 15, 2018

I was traveling for work with a group of five others over Valentine's Day. We were able to get a dinner reservation, but when we arrived, they could not clear the table they had planned for us because the diners were ordering dessert, etc. They...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank CharmedMpls
Reviewed January 22, 2018

They say that you should shop for groceries when hungry. Well, the solution is having a snack and a glass of wine before going into Papa Joe's at their bistro overlooking the market. Flatbreads are good. Service is attentive. Liked the Steak Tartare. Nice wine...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Martin A
Reviewed January 20, 2018

I dined here with my wife and kids on January 20, 2018 and Nicole was our server. This was my first time here. Not often do I order lamb chops in a restaurant unless I am in Colorado. In fact over the years I have...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank caymankid
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34244 Woodward Ave, Birmingham, MI 48009-0922
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 248-594-0984
Bistro Joe's| a sensational dining experience through inspired cuisine and superior service. Momentarily escape | Let your senses feast on globally influenced fare ~ with elements of surprise ~ in a casual, yet upscale eatery. Our mezzanine setting is a comfy blend of vintage and contemporary, designed to encourage shared dining experiences with friends, old and new.
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