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Bistro 54

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US$10 - US$24
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Italian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
Updated 20-07-31 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 20-07-31 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently ate here for dinner. Atmosphere and service was fine but food didn’t hit the mark. I could see into the kitchen and everyone was glum. The food was just ok and definitely over salted. I also found the whining first page about rising...prices unnecessary.More

Date of visit: October 2022
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Reviewed July 29, 2022 via mobile

Enjoyed a delicious meal last night at this lovely restaurant in Perth. If you’re looking for an amazing authentic Italian meal you have to give this place a try. Enjoyed the chef’s special - a Mushroom Fettuccine to die for. We also enjoyed the Tuna...dish pictured - delicious!!More

Date of visit: July 2022
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Reviewed May 19, 2022 via mobile

Fantastic food: Lots of interesting flavours, very fresh and perfectly prepared and presented. Very nice staff! And the decore was clean simple and comfortable.

Date of visit: May 2022
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Reviewed April 17, 2022

Walked in 10 minutes before power went out on Friday night. Had a glass of wine, and never got to eat their pasta. Staff went out of their way to provide bread and a few munchies so we could eat something at our B&B. Take...2 last night - wow. The wine list is impressive (private imports). Both the Radiatore dalla Piccola Città (sweet union, bell pepper and spicy pepperoni) and Agra Dolce Maiale e Rosmarino (prosciutto wrapped pork scallopine) were fresh, flavourful and absolutely delicious. Topped with an delightful espresso gelato and double espresso and we were in awe. Staff is very nice and the owner Dave a pleasure to chat with at the end of our meal. Thank you and we will we back.More

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed December 2, 2021

All I can say is I'm looking forward to working my way through the entire menu! Sublime menu, attentive staff and a lovely location. Do you need more?

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed September 25, 2021

We thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Service was impeccable. The food was to die for. Great atmosphere. We can't wait for a return visit. Riposo wine was excellent. Thank you so much.

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed August 13, 2021 via mobile

Went for supper.the owner or cooker or manager yell at us in front of all of the customers because he claim Italians kalamata Greek olives, this is not fair cause on the menu it’s rotten mixed Italian olives, he makes lot of profits it’s this...crap “appetizer” . Also the Italian olives he serves are the worst quality available on the market, extra sour and coloured with e311 Chlorphillyn and copper to reach bright green, unnatural. Then, buy a sausage from the butcher and cook it with some vegetables it’s not cook Italian, Italians knows food and how to process otherwise I cook at home. We also tried a kind of prosciutto wrapped pork meat, extra salty inedible, prosciutto is salty by itself so why add salt, newbie mistake. Tuna cruda, should be crudo, so learn Italian also, looks more like salmon, taste of anything but spices. Vino on the menu is not available. Really bad food, not Italian for sure.More

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed August 7, 2021 via mobile

Great service, good background music, wonderful food, home made pasta… wife and I were very impressed. Good wine selection, interesting Cesar salad presented like they would in Mexico!!! Big portions so we got to enjoy again the next day!!!

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed April 7, 2021

We celebrate birthdays and special occasions at the Bistro, where the food delicious, the menu fascinating, with an elegant dining area and great staff; love to see the chefs preparing our meal. The summer patio, at night, is truly a delight.

Date of visit: March 2021
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Dave A, Owner at Bistro 54, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2021

Thanks so much for the kind words. It's the same grind for all of us right now but lets just hope that we will be able to open the patio again very soon. Until then...

Reviewed February 7, 2021 via mobile

Enjoyed take out, recommended by Perth Manor. It was delicious! Highly recommend ordering take out and visiting for a sit down meal when things open back up again.

Date of visit: February 2021
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Reviewed January 29, 2021

Once again Dave and Nikki have provided us with an absolutely decadent special dinner with dessert. On one of the coldest nights of the last year, my husband arrived home with a hot delicious meal. Care to detail in packaging our meal assured restaurant quality...presentation. If you want a special high end meal, with mouthwatering dessert at a reasonable price, order!!!More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed November 16, 2020

My wife and I dined at Bistro 54 last Friday night like we have done many times before. Covid rules were strictly adhered too but did not interfere with the enjoyment of the meal or evening. We sat upstairs by the wine bar. The waitress...was very friendly and professional. Food was excellent accompanied by nice bottle of wine. We were too full for dessert. Highly recommended! We will be back again.More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed October 28, 2020 via mobile

Takeout dinner In town for business and hotel recommended Bistro 54. Excellent bruschetta and very tender chicken Parmesan . Enjoyed it so much , visited 2x during a two week business stay .

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed September 30, 2020

The best homemade pasta I have tasted in a long time. The menu was not extensive due to Covid-19, but choices were still varied and the food was fresh and excellent!

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed September 17, 2020

Bistro 54 came highly recommended by locals and visitors alike and they were not wrong. My wife and I were celebrating our anniversary and chose here for dinner. COVID-19 protocols were in full measure, wait staff wearing masks, tables closed off to maintain distancing, etc....Our server was very friendly and attentive, helping us decide what to order. She even made our desserts complementary and added candles to help us celebrate! We had a table next to the kitchen and we could see through the window. The kitchen ran like a well oiled machine, staff looked cheerful and worked well in such a small space. The food was amazing. We started with the smoked duck pizza appetizer, which was a great starter size. I wish they would make this a full size, I could eat this all day. My wife had chicken parmesan and I had the salmon, both were cooked perfectly and tasted great. We finished with creme brule and a chocolate brownie for desserts. What an incredible time, we will consider eating here again for special occasions. The meal was just over $100 for the two of us so it is not inexpensive, but well worth it for special occasions.More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Michael-MtlCdn
October 8, 2015|
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Hi Thank you for the inquiry. Yes, their is a washroom on the main floor. Easy to get to down a straight hallway. If their is anything else we can help you with, don't hesitate to ask. All the best. Dave
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Hi Thanks for the inquiry. The restaurant has a side door that, with our help can have a wheelchair gently rolled backwards up one step. The front door has a small vestibule and two steps. We used to use the side door for my... More
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Yes, Bistro 54 offers takeaway services.

Yes, Bistro 54 is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Bistro 54 is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5